When politicians sense internal citizen pressures building the traditional solution is to open a new external war. Politicians then call on the angry citizens to quit their squabbling and rally around the flag to meet this new war “challenge.” War is useful to distract the masses from internal domestic problems–problems like one in ten unemployed while giving banksters a million times a million dollars (i.e., one trillion dollars).
Currently our government and the compliant press seems to be preparing us to enter a new war in Pakistan. Check out this story: Obama Says U.S. Security Linked to Afghan, Pakistan:
President Barack Obama, after meeting with the leaders of Pakistan and Afghanistan, said the security of both countries and the U.S. is linked in the fight against extremists.