Americans vigorously debate domestic issues, but rarely question the U.S. foreign policies. This is partly because the mainstream news media and the politicians are often on the same foreign policy page and use identical and simplistic talking points. Second, thanks to our abysmal educational system and the entertainment media, Americans are apathetic or awfully misinformed about history and world affairs. Third, many people associate supporting our troops to supporting foreign policies. The illusion is that we are always fighting either to spread freedom and democracy or to defeat an evil regime (somewhere most Americans know nothing about). However, here are the real reasons why the elites manufacture wars and why we must challenge their propaganda.
Wars Mean Enormous Profits
The first characteristic of our foreign policy is the spending of trillions of dollars on military, wars and 800+ military bases around the world. This insatiable appetite of the military-security…
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