Tomgram MUST READ!!! – Gottesdiener and Garcia: How to Dismantle This Country – or – One State’s Attempt to Destroy Democracy and the Environment

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I took the time to read this entire dispatch, and it is really mind-blowing. I’d forgotten what Rick Snyder has put in place in Michigan, and now it seems Chris Christie is trying the same thing in New Jersey. Where will it pop up next. This is going on right in our own backyard, and terrible isn’t a word that begins to decribe it. ~J

http://www.tomdispatch.com/post/176008/tomgram%3A_gottesdiener_and_garcia%2C_how_to_dismantle_this_country/#more

Tomgram: Gottesdiener and Garcia, How to Dismantle This Country | TomDispatch

They say that imperial wars come home in all sorts of ways. Think of the Michigan that TomDispatch regular Laura Gottesdiener describes today as one curious example of that dictum. If you remember, in the spring of 2003, George W. Bush ordered the invasion of Iraq and the overthrow of that country’s autocratic ruler, Saddam Hussein. The invasion was launched with a “shock-and-awe” air show that was meant to both literally and figuratively…

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