I kept David Swanson’s title here because I couldn’t improve on it.
It was Jan.17,1961, Dwight D. Eisenhower gave his exit speech on national television. During the telecast he warned the nation about missed placed power in the hands of the ‘Military industrial Complex’.
We are still being warned but now it seems that the issue is right in our faces.
People are taking peaceful action.
There was an important meeting held on September 16-18, 2011 in Charlottesville VA. In attendance were very prominent men and women discussing this very problem. This article appeared in Veterans Today and was written by David Swanson. He outlines some of the hi-lights of the 3 day conference in transcribed snippets. He also provides us with a link to the videos of the event.
Link to videos here: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLC552E68F02EEEAB4
We are rolling!