© Jan Oberg 2021
Lund, Sweden, September 11, 2021
After 20 years, mainstream media still only focus on the suffering of the United States and never on the victims of the response to 9/11: The US Global War On Terror. It’s simply disgraceful.
There is all reason to commemorate the 2977 fellow human beings who were killed on 9/11. But there exists no morally acceptable reason to ignore those millions of equally innocent people who have been victims of the US’s stupid response – namely, the Global War on Terror, GWOT, that started with the onslaught on Afghanistan on “10/7”.
It’s a sign as clear as any that the West’s moral compass and its human compassion – is down the drain.
There are also still too many questions not even raised – about 9/11 itself and this GWOT response. The US chose one militaristic strategy with devastating consequences for the whole world. It did have alternatives.
These two articles take up a series of “forbidden” perspectives relevant on this very day:
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