Perpetual War Expands to Yemen



War is one of our greatest byproducts, until we burn up all the resources used to make war.

U.S. Widens Terror War to Yemen, a Qaeda Bastion -NY Times
WASHINGTON — In the midst of two unfinished major wars, the United States has quietly opened a third, largely covert front against Al Qaeda in Yemen.

Next Stop: Yemen -Antiwar
The abortive efforts of the "panty-bomber" have inspired the War Party to focus on a new front in our ongoing and seemingly permanent "war on terrorism": Yemen, a godforsaken outpost of medievalism and sun-scorched desert on the northern shores of the Red Sea, is now taking center stage as al-Qaeda’s latest purported stronghold.

Yes, we’re still trapped on Bizarro World, where up is down, war is peace, and this year’s Nobel winner is launching what may very well turn out to be the third world war.

Yemen's natural gas: Who benefits? -Zawya
Exxon's Bid Spotlights Bright Future for Natural Gas -New York Times

           





“When people speak to you about a preventive war, you tell them to go and fight it.
After my experience, I have come to hate war. War settles nothing.” ~ Dwight Eisenhower

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