From Michael Collins:

Did you know that in 2007 General Peter Pace, then head of the Joint Chiefs, and Zbigniew Brzezinski openly challenged President Bush’s claim that the Iranian government was directly responsible for providing weapons to anti-US fighters in Iraq?  The challenges in February 2007 pulled the rug out from under Bush’s excuse for military action against Iran. 

Today, the Obama administration is revving up for a military action against Iran with recent charges about assassination plots involving Iran and Mexican drug cartel hit men.  This time, the response is much more visible and borders on derision.  This article describes the remarkable similarities between the 2007 and 2011 storylines


Quds Force II – The Storyline Repeats Itself


By Michael Collins


(Washington, DC)  A faction of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard called the Quds Force (QF) is center stage in the War on Terror for the second time in five years. In 2007, President George W. Bush hauled out the group of middle and upper level Iranian government officials as a rationale for military action against Iran. The decisive shutdown of the Bush effort marks a critical turning point in recent history and will be discussed later in the article.

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One Comment to “Would an Iranian “attack” on US soil snuff out the Wall Street protests?”

  • Thanks for running this Mark.

    This is an exceptional piece of lost history, the events in 2007. A war with Iran, very much on the Bush-Cheney agenda, would have put us over the cliff. The effort then was low key but extremely strong. The effort to debunk the latest tall tale is in the corporate media,, the pundic-ocracy, and there is even skepticism in Congress.

    An “event” with Iran, would keep everything off the front page, you are right for $800.00 as usual.

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