The last time a war criminal and a progressive contested the Democratic nomination was in 1968 when Eugene McCarthy was rejected in favor of Hubert Humphrey by the Democratic establishment. Predictably, the country got Richard Nixon.
The Democrats appear ready to drink hemlock again this year, as the establishment lines up behind another war criminal over another progressive.
Humphrey was complicit in the murders of hundreds of thousands of Vietnamese civilians and 50,000 Americans. Clinton’s war crimes dwarf those of Humphrey. She is directly complicit in the murders of over a million people in the Middle East.
War is profitable. Planes, ships, bombs, munitions, missiles, uniforms, trucks, Humvees, etc are all paid for by the American taxpayers. Profits flow into the coffers of the military-industrial complex.
They in turn bribe politicians to stay in wars or to start…
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