The War of Terror chickens have come home to roost, as it were. For anyone willing to listen to history's lessons, such is the nature of empires: their rapacious tactics abroad are always ultimately imported to contain the domestic population. As a consequence, internal conflict inevitably arises, and due to that and other factors the project collapses from within under its own inertia. Then the barbaric hordes storm the gate.
Pathological projection-their most often used tactic. Overheard in a restaurant tonight “That Breitbart and OAN distort the facts just to divide us instead of just reporting the facts like CNN and MSNBC. They all nodded in agreement. Sigh...
This. Exactly this. Toot my own horn & all, but I was against the Patriot Act before it was cool. Please keep up the writing. A few listen to the warnings ...
Don't worry Ben - the time is nigh! My team are on the ball and God is winning: https://www.theburningplatform.com/2023/09/17/mour-bo-ponly-or-mour-baloney/
The Praetorian is strong, but small.
Stooge George W. Bush is responsible for kick starting the Gestapo Police State. His father was CIA, and W. was a sucker for CIA and FBI propaganda that saw threats to the absolute rule of the US warmonger oligarchs. Cheney-Bush-Rumsfeld were drunk with power after their orgy of Iraq-Iran-Afghan "nation building" and they seized upon the opportunity to further expand the Pentagon and to inject steroids into the 17 agencies of the domestic spy machine.
Well, the Administration's pivot aged like fine wine as the rest of the globe explodes.