From: Jeremy Bradley (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Thu 05 Dec 2002 - 20:29:07 GMT
At 12:12 PM 5/12/02 -0500, you wrote:
>They are the heartbeat of this presidency. Reed is the ex-Christian
>Coalition political genius; Rove a born-again zealot; Feith is deputy
>secretary of defense (or some title like that) for policy; Wolfowitz was
>dean of the School for Advanced International Studies, where he parked
>himself while Clinton was in power, and is probably the most knowledgeable
>of the lot, a protege of Paul Nitze; Richard Perle heads the non-paid
>consultive group at the Defense Department -- they are the ones who launched
>the anti-Saudi meme a couple of months ago. Perle and Wolfowitz are the
>leaders of the 'might makes right' school of thinking. Why pay bazillions
>for a military if we don't, bigosh, use 'em?
>I'm not sure all this is that interesting to folks outside the beltway, but
>this is where the policy leverage is, and these are some of the folks who
This is vital stuff as we all live in the brave-new-world. I was aware of
the Christian fundies in the Administration. In combination with the huge
Zionist influence and the energy/economy lobby we have the troika
responsible for the decline in USAnian support.
As you say, the US has a lot going for it, it just needs to free itself
from decades of manufactured delusions of grandeur.
The leader who leads from faith works from a warped version of strength
Wade T Smith
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