Organizing Notes

Bruce Gagnon is coordinator of the Global Network Against Weapons & Nuclear Power in Space. He offers his own reflections on organizing and the state of America's declining empire....

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I'm back to work for the Global Network. Will continue to help Lisa Savage for US Senate campaign on my free time. Trying to self-isolate as much as possible. Best wishes and good luck to you all.

Wednesday, April 03, 2019

Marine Maj. Gen. Smedley Butler's book against war



LibriVox recording of War Is a Racket by Smedley Butler.

Read in English by John Greenman (Orland, Maine)

Marine Maj. Gen. Smedley Butler's expose of American Corporate Imperialism.

Butler said, “I served in all commissioned ranks from second lieutenant to Major General. And during that period I spent most of my time being a high-class muscle man for Big Business, for Wall Street, and for the bankers. In short, I was a racketeer for capitalism. I suspected I was just part of the racket all the time. Now I am sure of it.”

- Summary by John Greenman and https://www.americanswhotellthetruth.org/portraits/major-general-smedley-butler

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