Reports that say something hasn't happened are
always interesting to me,
because as we know, there are known
there are things we know we know.
We also know there are
that is to say, we know there are some things we do not
But there are also unknown
the ones we don't know we
the long struggle
"Our nation is engaged in what promises to be a
long struggle in the global
war on terror.
In this war the most critical battles may not be in
the mountains of
Afghanistan - or the streets of Iraq but in newsrooms in New York, London,
Cairo and elsewhere.
enemies have skillfully adapted to fighting wars in today's
media age (propaganda), but for the most part we -
our government, the
media or our
society in general have not.
Our government is only beginning to
adapt its operations for the 21st century.
For the most part, our
government still functions as a five-and-dime store in an EBay world.
The growing number of media outlets in many parts of the world still
have relatively immature standards and practices that too often serve to
inflame and distort rather than
to explain and inform.
al-Qa`ida and other
extremist movements have utilized these forums for many years, successfully
adding more poison to the Muslim public's view of the West, but we have barely
even begun to compete in reaching their audiences.
Let there be no doubt
that the longer it takes to put a strategic
communications framework (propaganda) into place, the
more we can be be filled by the enemy and by hostile news sources who most
assuredly will not paint an accurate image of what is actually taking place.
We have become somewhat more adept in these areas, but progress is
In Iraq, for example, the United States military
command, working closely with the
Iraqi government and the US
Embassy, has sought nontraditional means to provide accurate information to the
Iraqi people in the face of an
aggressive campaign of disinformation
this has been portrayed as inappropriate: for example, the allegations of
The resulting explosion of critical media
stories then causes all activity, all
initiative, to stop.
Improving our efforts will likely mean embraing
new institutions to engage people
around the world.
During the Cold War,
institutions such as the United
States Information Agency and Radio Free Europe
proved to be valuable instruments for the US.
We need to consider the possibility of new organizations and programs
that can serve a similarly valuable role in the
war on terror.
Although the enemy is increasingly skillful at manipulating the media
and using the tools of communications to its advantage, it should be noted that
we have an advantage as well. And that
is, quite simply, that truth is on
our side. Ultimately, the truth
with every bone in my body that free people, exposed to sufficient information, will, over time, find
their way to the .
We are fighting a battle in which the
our free way of life is at stake.
It is a test of wills, and it
will be won or lost with our public and
the publics of free nations around the world.
We need to do all we can
to correct the lies being told,
shatter the appeal of the enemy and attract supporters to
noble and necessary efforts to
defeat violent extremism around the globe."
"I found Donald Rumsfeld's article
frightening to say the least. Donald Henry Rumsfeld is basically
calling for everyone to get in line and support the George Walker Bush agenda,
which is based on lies, while stating,
"ultimately, the truth wins out." This is exactly why we need a free, unbiased
media and an educated citizenry. One can't help but think that Nazi
Joseph Goebbels is applauding Donald Rumsfeld's piece from the
grave." - Chris Wolfe
"Bigger and better spin control will not convince
increasingly skeptical Americans or
long incredulous citizens of the world that the war in Iraq is a vital "battle
in which the survival of
our free way of life is at stake," as
continues to insist. Free people all over the Earth have already been exposed
to sufficient information to find their way to the truth:
arrogance, disregard for life, duplicity and incompetence helped
pave the way to unnecessary war. Bigger and better spin control will not change
this fact nor the minds of the Earth's free-thinking citizens."- Paul Nichols
"I've worked with
Rumsfeld three times in my life. I've been to each of his
houses, in Chicago, Taos, Santa
Fe, Santo Domingo, and Las Vegas. I'm very, very fond of him, but I'm crushed
by his performance. Donald Henry
Rumsfeld certainly fooled me."-
1954Donald Henry Rumsfeld graduated
Princeton University on academic and NROTC partial scholarships. He graduated
in with an A.B. in Political Science..
Donald Henry Rumsfeld was in the
US Navy from 1954 to 1957 as an aviator and flight instructor.
1969 Donald Henry
Rumsfeld was elected to the House of
Representatives for the 13th Congressional District in Illinois in 1962, at
the age of 30, and served until 1969.
Rumsfeld resigned from Congress in 1969 to serve in the
Richard Nixon administration as
director of the Office of Economic
Opportunity, Assistant to the President, and a member of the
President's Cabinet (1969-1970); named Counselor to the President in December
of 1970, director of the Economic Stabilization Program; and member of the
President's Cabinet (1971-1972).
Rumsfeld left Washington to serve as US Ambassador to the North Atlantic
Treaty Organization (NATO) in Brussels, Belgium.
Donald Henry Rumsfeld was
White House Chief of Staff (1974-1975); and the Secretary of Defense
(1975-1977) for Gerald
1977 to 1985 Donald Henry Rumsfeld serves
as CEO, president, and then chairman
of G.D. Searle & Company. Under Donald Henry Rumsfeld Searle got the FDA
approval for the controversial artificial sweetener,
it marketed as NutraSweet. Donald Henry Rumsfeld is believed to have earned
around $12 million from Searle's sale to Monsanto.
"When the temperature of
ASPARTAME exceeds 86 degrees F,
the wood alcohol in ASPARTAME
converts to formaldehyde and then to formic acid, which in turn causes
metabolic acidosis. Formic acid is the poison found in the sting of fire ants.
The methanol toxicity mimics, among other conditions,
sclerosis and systemic
lupus. Many people were being diagnosed in error. Although
multiple sclerosis is not
a death sentence, methanol toxicity is!
lupus has become almost as rampant as
multiple sclerosis, especially
with Diet Coke and Diet Pepsi drinkers. The victim usually does not know that
the ASPARTAME is the culprit.
He or she continues it's use; irritating the lupus to such a degree that it may
become a life-threatening condition. We have seen patients with systemic lupus
become asymptotic, once taken off diet sodas. In cases of those diagnosed with
multiple sclerosis, most of the symptoms disappear. We've seen many cases where
vision loss returned and hearing loss improved markedly. This also applies to
cases of tinnitus and
If you are using ASPARTAME
(Nutra Sweet, Equal, Spoonful, etc) and you suffer from
shooting pains, numbness in your legs, cramps, vertigo, dizziness, headaches,
unexplainable depression, anxiety attacks, slurred speech, blurred vision, or
memory loss you probably
have ASPARTAME poisoning!' -
1982 -1986 Donald Henry Rumsfeld
serves as a member of the President's General Advisory Committee on Arms
Control for Ronald
1982 - 1983 Special envoy on Law
of the Sea Treaty.
1984 Senior advisor to Panel on
Strategic Systems; member of the US Joint Advisory Commission on
US/Japan Relations; special envoy to the Middle
East and the main conduit for crucial American military intelligence,
hardware and strategic advice to
Saddam Hussein, then fighting Iran in the Iran-Iraq war.
1988 - 1989 Member of the National Economic Commission.
1987 - 1990 Member of the National
Commission on the Public Service.
1992 Member of the Board of Visitors of the National Defense
1989 - 1991 Member of the
Commission on US/Japan Relations.
1990-1993 CEO of
1992 - 1993 Member FCC High Definition Television Advisory
1998 - 1999 Chairman of the
on the Ballistic Missile Threat to the US.
- 2000 Member of the US Trade
Deficit Review Commission.
of the US Commission to Assess National Security Space Management and
Donald Rumsfeld, using a
Pentagon study, holds up construction of wind
farms in the Midwest by claiming they will make it impossible for military
radar to work correctly.
2007 The federal government procures $1 billion worth of
Tamiflu from Gilead Sciences to "protect" the country in the case of a bird flu
pandemic - enough for one third of the population. Between 1997 and 2007 there
was 349 reported cases of bird flu (H5N1) and at least 216 deaths. The death
rate of the human population from bird flu is approximately 1 out of
27,800,000. Tamiflu costs $100 for a recommended 5 day prescription. Tamiflu,
now the Roche Holding AG drug for
not fight most infections diagnosed in the American flu season of 2008. More
than half of the flu viruses analyzed were of the
H1N1 strain. Virtually
all the H1N1
viruses the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention tested, 72 of 73, were
Tamiflu-resistant according to Joseph Bresee, chief of
epidemiology and prevention.
FDA suggests Tamiflu should carry a revised
warning adequately explaining the delirium,
hallucinations and psychotic behavior experienced by hundreds of patients
taking Tamiflu in America and Japan. The erratic behavior was more severe in
Prior to joining the cabinet of
George Walker Bush, Donald Henry
Rumsfeld served on the board of directors of several corporations:
Gilead Sciences, a fledgling biotech company (developer of Tamiflu
(Oseltamivir) which is used in the treatment of bird flu);
Company, which owns the Chicago Tribune and Los Angeles
Carlyle Group Chairman Emeritus ;
1990-2001 Swiss firm Asea Brown Boveri - in 2000 Asea
Brown Boveri sold two light water nuclear reactors for installation in North
Kellogg; Sears and Allstate.
Director of Gulfstream Aerospace, Donald Henry Rumsfeld stock in the
corportation reportedly is valued at $11 million when the incorporation is
acquired by defense contractor
Member of the
Foreign Relations; longtime associate, winner of the Center for Security Policy 1998 "Keeper of the Flame"
award; member, board of trustees Hoover
Institution; board member Freedom House; board member RAND
Corporation; former chairman Committee for the Free World,
Club; founder and active member of the Project for
the New American Century.
Secretary of Defense for George
Donald Rumsfeld implemented the Rumsfeld Doctrine
which sought to increase force readiness and decrease the amount of supplies
required to maintain forces, by reducing the numbers in a theater. This is done
mainly by using LAVs (Light Armoured Vehicles) to scout for enemies who are
then destroyed via airstrikes. Afghanistan and the Iraq wars are considered the
two closest implementations of the Rumsfeld Doctrine.
Rumsfeld authorized the mistreatment of detainees at
Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq,
authorized the army to break the Geneva Conventions by not registering all
prisoners and authorized civilian contractors to use techniques such as sleep
interrogation in memos and
letters according to former US Army Brigadier General Janis
"The methods consisted of making prisoners stand for long
periods, sleep deprivation ...
playing music at full volume, having to sit in uncomfortably ... Rumsfeld
authorized these specific techniques. The handwritten signature was above
Rumsfeld's printed name and in the same handwriting in the margin was written:
"Make sure this is accomplished" - former US Army Brigadier General Janis
Former US Army Brigadier General Janis Karpinski said in
November 2006 she was ready to testify against Rumsfeld if a suit filed by
civil rights groups in Germany over
Abu Ghraib led to a full
memo titled "Illustrative New Courses of Action" issued November 6, 2006 Donald
Henry Rumsfeld suggested that one way to solve the Iraq problem is by paying
off key political and religious leaders so they would be more compliant with
American occupying forces.
"On the eve of the invasion, as it began
to dawn on a few US officials that the price for rebuilding Iraq would be
vastly greater than they had been told, the degree of miscalculation was
illustrated in an encounter between Donald Henry Rumsfeld, then the defense
secretary, and Jay Garner, the retired lieutenant general who had hastily been
named the chief of what would be a short-lived civilian authority called the
Office of Reconstruction and Humanitarian Assistance. Garner presented Rumsfeld
with several alternative rebuilding plans, including one that would include
projects across Iraq.
"What do you think that'll cost?" Rumsfeld asked
of the more expansive plan.
"I think it's going to cost billions of
dollars," Garner said.
"My friend," Rumsfeld replied, "if you think
we're going to spend a billion dollars of our money over there, you are sadly
Before that year was out, the United States had appropriated
more than $20 billion for the reconstruction.
The secondary effects of
the invasion and its aftermath were among the most important factors that
radically changed the outlook. Tables in the history show that measures of
things like the production of electricity and oil; public access to potable
water, mobile and landline telephone service; and the presence of Iraqi
security forces all plummeted at least 70 percent, and in some cases all the
way to zero, in the weeks after the invasion. Subsequent tables in the history
give a fast-forward view of what happened as the avalanche of money tumbled
into Iraq over the next five years. By the time a sovereign Iraqi government
took over from the Americans in June 2004, none of those services - with a
single exception, mobile phones - had returned to prewar levels. And by the
time of the security improvements in 2007 and 2008, electricity output had, at
best, a precarious 10 percent lead on its levels under
Saddam Hussein; oil
production was still below prewar levels; and access to potable water had
increased about 30 percent, although with the nation's ruined piping system it
was unclear how much actually reached people's homes uncontaminated." - James
Glanz and T. Christian Miller
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