Despite William Rivers Pitt’s on the ground experience of the Boston Bombing, the more general point holds. How can we win a war on “terror,” an abstract noun, a ghost, personified in rag-tag individuals and groups who, often as not, are sooner or later linked to the FBI, the CIA, or other mind-controlling agencies charged with ramping up fear. Guess what, folks. It works! Push the F-E-A-R button, and the dumbed down American public screams, “USA! USA!”
“You’re either with us or with the terrorists.” George W. Bush
WAKE UP! Get off your couch, your drugs, your booze, your meds, your TV, your video games and other mass distractions. Get real. Come alive.