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Now Let's Do the American Oligarchs

Posted on AllSides March 9th, 2022
From The Left
OPINION

About that "violent regime" business: It's possible to condemn the violence perpetrated by Russia's government while at the same time recognizing and condemning of our own. Our direct attacks on Iraq and Afghanistan, among other countries, have been matched by the proxy violence we have funded in nations like Palestine and Syria. Our sanctions have taken countless lives around the world, a form of bloodshed we pretend isn't warfare.

America's oligarchs, like their Russian counterparts, have bilked billions—no, make that trillions—from their own regime. Some of their bilking comes directly...

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https://www.commondreams.org/views/2022/03/08/now-lets-do-american-oligarchs

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