|From:||Matthew Bralow <email@example.com>|
|Sent time:||Thursday, October 27, 2011 3:40:54 PM|
|Subject:||SPAM-MED: [september17discuss] Re: Why I am going to protest at the gates of Fort Benning, Georgia.|
On 10/27/11, Jon Good <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I feel obligated to point out that it's corporate profit motive that's
> driving brutality in Latin America and repression of immigrants in the U.S.
> The directive to maintain the SOA comes from the corner offices of Wall
> Street, not from Fort Benning. As long as companies have their screws in
> our government and can get our politicians and generals to think that
> "certain regions" need to be "secured" for "the good of the economy",
> America will keep on using its resources to train death squads, fund drug
> cartels, and murder anyone who tries to stand up for the rights of the
> So I would love to suggest that people really bring the message that the
> Army and ICE are all just stooges for making Citibank and Goldman
> Sachs richer. They're doing the work that drives immigrants from their
> homes, and that keeps them as an underclass of cheap, exploitable labor when
> they come here in search of opportunity. Wall Street owns our military.
> Wall Street owns our borders. Wall Street owns the whole darn government.
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