Posted 11 years ago on Dec. 29, 2011, 10:07 a.m. EST by bklynsboy
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We blow up the world, the military-industrial-congressional complex makes trillions. We try to rebuild, they make more hundreds of billions. When the destabilized area we "helped" unravels and starts more wars, contractors make more billions.
Everything is cut for the 99% but banks and contractors profit from war. Now we're selling $11B in weapons to Iraq to continue the cycle.
US seals deal on $3.48 billion sale of missiles, technology to UAE, in the Mideast. http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/us-seals-deal-on-348-billion-sale-of-missiles-technology-to-uae-a-close-ally-in-mideast/2011/12/30/gIQAukcYRP_story.html?utm_medium=email&utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=cheatsheet_morning&cid=newsletter%3Bemail%3Bcheatsheet_morning&utm_term=Cheat%20Sheet
Saudis just bought $34B in US jets. Hooray! http://www.cnn.com/2011/12/29/world/meast/u-s--saudi-fighter-sale/index.html?utm_medium=email&utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=cheatsheet_afternoon&cid=newsletter%3Bemail%3Bcheatsheet_afternoon&utm_term=Cheat%20Sheet