A primer on the war in Syria

Though, of course, an international conflict is too complex to fully explain in just a seven-minute video, this one from Vox at least serves as a starting point to learn more about the war in Syria. Vox also published a companion article with more detail too.

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  1. The way the leaders of US government puke up any values they may've accidentally swallowed in order to make a buck...who raised these people? (Rhetorical question, natch.)

    It's beyond me personally to believe that having more money than I could possibly spend in my lifetime, that my son could never spend in his lifetime, would somehow make me a better or more secure person. I simply don't get greed.

  2. Greed is an easy disease to acquire and a difficult one to discard, as it manifests itself in so many different parts of our lives.

  3. This is exactly the official US narrative. No mention of the terrorist bombings in Damascus. No explanation of who these "rebels" are.

  4. Ooh, it may turn into a "police action", but I hope not. I'd hate to see "Trump's Police Force" anywhere, on anything.

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