Tuesday, March 28, 2023

Truest statement of the week II

The motivations for the war are not “unknowable.” Indeed, they were known at the time, with tens of millions throughout the world participating in demonstrations in advance of the invasion, rejecting the lies of the administration and demanding “no blood for oil.” The size and breadth of the demonstrations were so large that it prompted the New York Times to comment that there were “two superpowers”: The United States and “world public opinion.”

-- Patrick Martin, "Twenty years since the US invasion of Iraq" (WSWS).



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