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35. Big fat DUH on that
Edited on Fri Jan-21-11 04:02 PM by bongbong
If anybody still thinks the USA doesn't try to run everything in this hemisphere (and most of the other hemisphere), I've got some bridges and beachfront land in sight of BP oil rigs to sell you.
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  -WikiLeaks points to US meddling in Haiti EFerrari  Jan-21-11 01:16 PM   #0 
  - The U.S. has destroyed that poor country.  sabrina 1   Jan-21-11 01:29 PM   #1 
  - This same reporter, Kim Ives, pointed out on Amy's show that Haiti  EFerrari   Jan-21-11 01:48 PM   #3 
  - Yes, occupied for close to a century.  sabrina 1   Jan-21-11 11:07 PM   #59 
  - We have a long and shameful history of meddling in Haiti...  rfranklin   Jan-21-11 01:54 PM   #4 
  - Check this out...  Sonoman   Jan-21-11 02:12 PM   #9 
     - Aristede sealed his fate when he let his plans to end the  sabrina 1   Jan-21-11 04:33 PM   #45 
        - you're absolutely correct. and it's not just the usa.  marasinghe   Jan-21-11 06:14 PM   #51 
           - Excellent question:  sabrina 1   Jan-21-11 06:41 PM   #54 
              - I think it's being used to build maquiladoras.  EFerrari   Jan-22-11 12:09 AM   #60 
  - like you said yesterday, we should leave and let South American nations "take over"  Bacchus39   Jan-21-11 01:59 PM   #6 
  - Take over the role of helping the democratically elected leaders  sabrina 1   Jan-21-11 04:47 PM   #48 
  - +1000% -- proving over and again how US imperialism is threated by democracy....  defendandprotect   Jan-21-11 02:02 PM   #7 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-21-11 02:06 PM   #8 
  - The US booted Aristede because of cocaine.  Sonoman   Jan-21-11 02:18 PM   #10 
  - actually, I think the US diplomat told him US troops were not there to protect him  Bacchus39   Jan-21-11 02:21 PM   #11 
  - He and his wife were escorted onto a plane by force  EFerrari   Jan-21-11 02:43 PM   #17 
     - yes, they were taken to the Central African Republic  Bacchus39   Jan-21-11 02:48 PM   #20 
        - No, the US trained the paras that they claimed were going to kill Aristide.  EFerrari   Jan-21-11 02:49 PM   #21 
        - no need, Aristide had US trained and paid security too  Bacchus39   Jan-21-11 02:53 PM   #23 
           - There were US troops and Canadian troops and no, they were not "withdrawn"  EFerrari   Jan-21-11 03:01 PM   #25 
              - provide info that US and Canadian troops were there  Bacchus39   Jan-21-11 03:07 PM   #27 
              - I've already directed you to the links I posted for The Wraith.  EFerrari   Jan-21-11 03:19 PM   #28 
              - According to this  dipsydoodle   Jan-21-11 03:52 PM   #34 
                 - Haiti is being turned into a militarized work camp and the American media  EFerrari   Jan-21-11 04:02 PM   #37 
        - Maxine Waters would disagree with you. She was in Congress  sabrina 1   Jan-21-11 04:37 PM   #46 
        - It's instructive to examine some parallels:  struggle4progress   Jan-21-11 06:34 PM   #52 
  - Um, no. Aristide was kidnapped and there are witnesses including  EFerrari   Jan-21-11 02:32 PM   #15 
  - Maxine Waters was not there, and the CBC were begging Bush to "do something"  Bacchus39   Jan-21-11 02:45 PM   #18 
     - Maxine Waters flew to Central Africa to pick up the Aristides  EFerrari   Jan-21-11 02:46 PM   #19 
        - no she wasn't  Bacchus39   Jan-21-11 02:51 PM   #22 
           - She found the Aristides where they had been dumped by their kidnappers.  EFerrari   Jan-21-11 02:56 PM   #24 
           - you'll say anytthing just like your claim that Brazil wanted to sell Ven planes. but check this:  Bacchus39   Jan-21-11 03:06 PM   #26 
              - Congressmember Waters Contradicts Col. Wilkerson on U.S. Role in Haiti: "It Was a Coup DEtat  EFerrari   Jan-21-11 03:23 PM   #29 
              - The Haiti Coup One Year Later: A Look Back at the U.S. Role in the Overthrow of Aristide  EFerrari   Jan-21-11 03:26 PM   #30 
              - Witnesses: U.S. Special Forces Trained and Armed Haitian Anti-Aristide Paramilitaries in D.R.  EFerrari   Jan-21-11 03:30 PM   #31 
              - EXCLUSIVE: Condoleezza Rice Threatens Jamaica Over Aristide  EFerrari   Jan-21-11 03:31 PM   #32 
              - You'll say anything to impeach Aristide  ProudDad   Jan-21-11 06:39 PM   #53 
                 - I have no objection whatsoever with Aristide returning and running the country again  Bacchus39   Jan-21-11 07:28 PM   #56 
           - There were witnesses, including Aristedes himself and his wife  sabrina 1   Jan-21-11 04:39 PM   #47 
  - You lost credibility when you repeat Bush lies,  sabrina 1   Jan-21-11 04:02 PM   #36 
  - Arristede was kidnapped by the US and not allowed to return. That was even in MSM.  molly77   Jan-21-11 04:03 PM   #38 
  - yep. nt.  naaman fletcher   Jan-23-11 07:58 AM   #63 
  - We think we own the fucking world. nt  gateley   Jan-21-11 01:34 PM   #2 
  - Here's an interesting tidbit, gateley  Sonoman   Jan-21-11 02:39 PM   #16 
  - It's all about coke...  Sonoman   Jan-21-11 01:57 PM   #5 
  - Also partly about setting up Haiti as a maquiladora economy.  EFerrari   Jan-21-11 02:28 PM   #12 
  - Wow! Thanks for that info!  Peace Patriot   Jan-21-11 02:28 PM   #13 
  - Yes it is and Aristede had too big a share compared to GWB.  goforit   Jan-21-11 06:57 PM   #55 
  - Oil. Oil. Oil. -- It's All About The OIL.  DeSwiss   Jan-21-11 02:31 PM   #14 
  - So the US pressured the Brazillian Minustah commander Bacellar to smash pro-Arisitide  Judi Lynn   Jan-21-11 03:49 PM   #33 
  - Big fat DUH on that  bongbong   Jan-21-11 04:02 PM   #35 
  - Arristeed should be allowed to go back home to Haitti.  molly77   Jan-21-11 04:05 PM   #39 
  - still. -- US still meddling in haiti. nt  xchrom   Jan-21-11 04:15 PM   #40 
  - This is what the State Department spokesman tweeted the other night:  EFerrari   Jan-21-11 04:19 PM   #41 
     - all this concern for the 'past' -- with baby doc there.  xchrom   Jan-21-11 04:25 PM   #43 
     - They are keeping Aristide out because he would not be a  sabrina 1   Jan-21-11 04:56 PM   #49 
        - There were Haitian freemen fighting with us against the British  EFerrari   Jan-21-11 05:15 PM   #50 
  - Some illuminating history with regard to US meddling in Haiti:  seafan   Jan-21-11 04:21 PM   #42 
  - Imo, we are watching a crime in progress.  EFerrari   Jan-21-11 04:27 PM   #44 
  - Speaking of big-time meddling ...  rabs   Jan-21-11 08:35 PM   #57 
  - Right in our faces.  EFerrari   Jan-21-11 10:01 PM   #58 
  - kick for Haiti -- and WikiLeaks!  defendandprotect   Jan-22-11 12:19 AM   #61 
  - K&R. (nt)  Kurovski   Jan-22-11 01:03 AM   #62 

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