Re: Canadian soldier killed defending our freedomOct 1st, 2006
To bad when you go to Afghanistan you won’t die for a noble cause. Well, since "terror" is the leading topic of the day, we have a single standard. Their terror against us and our clients is the ultimate evil, while our terror against them does not exist - or if it does it's entirely appropriate.Quote has been trimmed, See full post:
If we are to fight countries that harbor terrorists, why not America? They are harboring terrorists right now. Venezuela is seeking extradition of a notorious Latin American terrorist, Luis Posada Carriles, to face charges for bombing a Cubana airliner, killing seventy three people. After he escaped from a Venezuelan prison he was hired but the US to direct the re-supply operation for the Nicaraguan contras from El Salvador. That is to say, play a prominent role in Washington’s terrorist war against Nicaragua. This is a fact. Look it up.
So we are very selective in the terrorist we choose to fight. We go run in to fight the Taliban, who are now evil doers. But where they in the 80's? No. They were funded by the States. Our soldiers are dying to fight a screw up the Americans made.
Right now a study shows that America is in more danger of a terrorist attack because of the war in Iraq. The same could be said for Canada. Invading a Muslim land is a sure way to put your country at risk. I don’t buy the right wing propaganda at all. I...