These days, it seems like every time you turn on the news you hear an American leader -- or a person who aspires to be one -- utter crap like that. It's incredible.
. . . We're a country that fights wars and uses military force in far more places and for far broader reasons than any other country in the world, by far. . .
That's why it's so amazing to watch Condoleezza Rice, more or less without contradiction, say things like this:Russia is a state that is unfortunately using the one tool that it has always used whenever it wishes to deliver a message and that's its military power. That's not the way to deal in the 21st century.
Wednesday, August 20, 2008
Glenn Greenwald points out that which is patently obvious to the entire world beyond America's shores:
Posted by Jotman on Wednesday, August 20, 2008