Army Sgt. Robert Bales (U.S. Army photo)
Exclusive: Army Sgt. Robert Bales stands accused of murdering 17 Afghan civilians, a crime that some trace to the financial pressures his family faced back home. However, to the rich financial swindlers, the ruining of Bales’s family – and many others – is just another day’s work, writes Mark Ames.
by Mark Ames – April 16, 2012
This past Thursday, a Modesto, California, man whose house was in foreclosure shot and killed the Sheriff’s deputy and the locksmith who came to evict him from his condominium unit. Modesto authorities responded by sending 100 police and SWAT snipers to counter-attack, and it ended Waco-style, with the fourplex structure burning to the ground with the shooter inside.
This is a long story but it’s very thorough and well written. It also links things together in a way which is
not often never seen in the MSM. Mark Ames writes circles around the MSM. I’ve bookmarked his site … it’s been up for 15 years! How have I missed it?
Can an autophagous organism such as the present, severely dysfunctional United States of America continue to live much longer? Is a prosperous 1% enough?