Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Tally Ho Cameron gets his War
(and gets to drink his fill of  the blood of the innocent )











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  But, after all, it is the leaders of the country who determine the policy and it is always a simple matter to drag the people along, whether it is a democracy or a fascist dictatorship or a Parliament or a Communist dictatorship.
Gilbert: There is one difference. In a democracy, the people have some say in the matter through their elected representatives, and in the United States only Congress can declare wars.
Göring: Oh, that is all well and good, but, voice or no voice, the people can always be brought to the bidding of the leaders. That is easy. All you have to do is tell them they are being attacked and denounce the pacifists for lack of patriotism and exposing the country to danger. It works the same way in any country.



2 comments:

  1. I'm glad the Scots saw sense and voted to remain in the UK in 2014 so we can all be part of this and finish off what we started in Iraq.

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  2. Fucking hell, Tommy, you can't be serious?

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