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Rev. Jesse Jackson: What Changed in the Arab Spring: Irreversible Winds of Change | CounterPunch

We invest in War; we wish for Peace. The US spent $3 trillion on the Iraq War, according to the latest estimates. It was collateral damage; we had the wrong information, we aimed at the wrong target, disconnected from whom attacked us. It costs us lives, money and honor . . . with no one accountable.

Given the cost and futility of war: will we learn?

We speak of the Arab World. In reality today, Arab community, European community, African community, Asia – U.S. – we are inextricably bound. We are one world.

Read more here: Rev. Jesse Jackson: What Changed in the Arab Spring.

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