|Kirk Douglas in the film Spartacus|
|Roman rebels hang from crosses along the Via Appia|
Insisting that a thing is impossible because we cannot accomplish it;
Refusing to set aside trivial preferences;
Neglecting development and refinement of the mind;
Attempting to compel others to believe and live as we do.”
The maintenance of empire is no different today.
The U.S. wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, were conducted in similar fashion. The objective was not to defend one's own country from invasion or retribution for a past wrong. All those reasons were lies.
|22 year-old taxi driver Dilawar|
Such is the story of Dilawar, the 22-year-old taxi driver who was picked up in Afghanistan and tortured to death. Dilawar died after being tortured for 4 days, hanging by his arms in chains as his feet barely touched the floor. He had been kneed in the thigh so many times, had he lived, his legs would have had to be amputated.
Proof of the preparation continues today in the Denver area as they will undergo a massive terror drill, "Operation Mountain Guardian," involving over 100 government agencies. But don't be alarmed, terrorists still want to attack a Rocky Mountain metropolis even as the country's economy slides down a steep slip-and-slide of excrement.
Yesterday, the leader of Iran, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, as "dignitaries" walked out because they cannot argue with the truth, explained the terror let loose on the world by the British Empire in collusion with the U.S. military/police state.