Recalling William Appleman Williams final work
This post is right on the money. Racism, imperialism and capitalism are the noxious cocktail that have baked warmongering into the very fabric of the nation.
When 40% of military spending in the world is made by one country, which then keep claiming everyone ELSE is a threat, well the problem is in the mirror.
It’s getting to the point now where the nation is literally consuming itself to wage war :
“ Biden’s debt deal: A bipartisan blueprint for war and austerity:
… In the manufactured showdown over the debt ceiling, Biden didn’t just blink; he set a political speed record for rapid eye movement.
+ Cutting future spending for poor people, sick people and children in order to pay the debts rung up by tax cuts for the rich and astronomical spending by the Pentagon. This is the gist of the deal Biden brokered with Kevin McCarthy…”