You can’t just start the clock on 9/11 and forget 50 years of unjust oppressive Western foreign policies in the Middle East.
Thank God someone finally said this. I’m so sick of stating that Western intervention and invasion of other countries fuels terrorism only for people to respond 'They did 9/11 first!'
In 1953 the UK & the US staged a coup of the democratically elected leader of Iran and installed a dictator who was more to their liking. Today the US continues to support brutal dictators (such as in Saudi Arabia) where it suits them to do so. Palestine has been occupied for decades. The list of Western imperial foreign policies over the past decades could go on and on.
9/11 was not only only a result religious extremism and it certainly was not because 'they hate our freedoms.' Terrorism is often primarily politically motivated and anyone who is serious about preventing it had better take some fucking notice of this fact.
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Sometimes I don’t want my tears to trickle down my face so I hang my head down and blink. My eyes are the clouds and the tears are rain droplets. Maybe if it touches my face it would be too real. Maybe if it doesn’t then it never happened. Maybe I dont wanna mess up my make up. Reasons….
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I just want to leave. I can hear whispers telling me to run. Go and be with the world, see it, cherish it, pray for it. This is your moment. Forget the strings attached. Run away and never look back.