GvlVetsForPeace : Message: US POLICY: Global Warring to Trump Global Warming
"Recent U.S. military report called "Transforming the way the Pentagon looks at energy," says that in order to ensure a "reliable" source of oil for the long term the military will increase its efforts to maintain control over foreign sources.
Soaring global demand for dimishing resources means strong international competition in the coming years.
Global power, the Pentagon says, will reside in the hands of those who control the distribution of declining natural resources.
One way to keep control of the global economic system is by holding the keys to the world's economic engine - oil.
During the two terms of the Bush administration, George W. Bush has doubled military spending. The U.S. military now controls just over 50% of every federal tax dollar.
The U.S. Congress is now sharply cutting remaining social programs, public education, and environmental programs."
"The Republicans and the Democrats are partners in funding and promoting the U.S. military empire that consists of more than 750 military bases around the world."
Bruce Gagnon is formerly a resident of Alachua County and involved with the local United Nations Association...HWS