November 23, 2011
Asked about whether a financial embargo on Iraq, which killed half a million children, was worth it, State Secretary Madeleine Albright claimed it was.
Would most people be willing to make such a barbaric claim, let alone for television?
Left- and right-wing ideologues like to only point to the opposite side as being crazy. But that unto itself is a dishonest manipulation.
Duane Clarridge, the CIA’s Latin America chief in the early ’80s, denied that there was any human price for the Chilean coup of Augusto Pinochet — ignoring the thousands who died at his hands.