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The Baleful Legacy Of George H. W. Bush: 30-Years Of Unnecessary Wars

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After Panama, President Bush moved on to Iraq. In 1991, Saddam Hussein became the next Hitler, with the media hinting that if left unchecked, Hussein would invade the entire Middle East. "He gassed his own people!" was the endless refrain. The other justification was that Saddam's government had invaded another country. Rothbard, of course, noted the irony of this "justification": http://davidstockmanscontracorner.com/?p=251039&preview_id=251039&preview_nonce=6ddb505eec&preview=true

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After Panama, President Bush moved on to Iraq.

In 1991, Saddam Hussein became the next Hitler, with the media hinting that if left unchecked, Hussein would invade the entire Middle East. "He gassed his own people!" was the endless refrain. The other justification was that Saddam's government had invaded another country. Rothbard, of course, noted the irony of this "justification":

http://davidstockmanscontracorner.com/?p=251039&preview_id=251039&preview_nonce=6ddb505eec&preview=true

David Stockman
David Alan Stockman (born November 10, 1946) is a former businessman and U.S. politician who served as a Republican U.S. Representative from the state of Michigan (1977–1981) and as the Director of the Office of Management and Budget (1981–1985) under President Ronald Reagan.

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