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Filling the Gap

Published: November 28, 2008, Author: JayTaber

While the Wall Street Journal encourages Obama to issue a blank check to Indonesia’s brutal military machine to continue prosecuting one of the world’s most violent anti-democratic campaigns, ETAN’s John Miller observes that the only time the world’s largest Muslim majority country saw anything resembling human rights was during brief periods when US military assistance to Indonesia was suspended. Of course, Wall Street takes its cut from financing military aid to dictators, and given the downturn in real estate and banking speculation, a few more Third and Fourth World atrocities might just fill the revenue gap.

Chief George Manuel Memorial Indigenous Library

The library is dedicated to the memory of Secwepemc Chief George Manuel (1921-1989), to the nations of the Fourth World and to the elders and generations to come.

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