by Felix Quigley

August 10, 2008

The following is an extract from an article by Jared Israel which is very pertinent to the reasons why Georgia has attacked South Ossetia. In fact it is most of his article and can be found on http://www.hartford-hwp.com/archives/27b/019.html

The article is very useful in this regard because it asks questions as to what US Imperialism is doing operating on the very doorstep of Russia. Remember that when Kruschev tried to plant some rockets onto Cuban soil Kennedy threatened nuclear wipeout for the world.

It also throws light on the experience of the destruction of Yugoslavia and helps to unite that experience with what is now happening in Georgia.

If one simply takes a look at Georgia and sees only one small country, Georgia, up against one very powerfully armed country, Russia, one is led into a certain method of thinking. But in this is Georgia acting alone?

We think not and this is really the beginmjning of US making war against Russia. Driven to war by the insoluble crisis in Imperialism (capitalism or producing of commodities for profit not need!)

[begin article by Jared Israel here]


Having posted the quotes from Ms. Jones, I noted that people who oppose the war against Afghanistan might see the familiar phrase, Caspian Sea energy resources, and think, Aha! This proves it! Continue reading