Bullet Points for Essay 2nd half or 1st half of body
Reasons why other countries do not like the United States of America
* The perceived arrogance of the United States can make other countries feel inferior
* The U.S.’s foreign policies have put America in a position that angers other countries due to its alliance with Israel and other countries
* With America taking the stance of the “world police” and setting the rules, other countries perceive us as hypocrites when America breaks the same rules it upholds.
* We have put governments in power, who have then gone on to be dictators.
* America will use propaganda and subterfuge to justify a military action or occupation
* In Vietnam lies were told in order start the war just as mis-information had been used in The Iraq War (OIF). Link_ http://youtu.be/hqDOUI8G4w4 (Vietnam “Tonkin Gulf”)
* Former Secretary of State Colin Powell stated "It turned out, as we discovered later, that a lot of sources that had been attested to by the intelligence community were wrong,"
* He told Al Jazeera on the 10th anniversary of the terror attacks on US soil that the information was a "blot on my record".
There is a link that is 2:43 and I think it can be cut down to about 1 minute but I don’t know how to do it.
Cohen, Jeff, and Norman Solomon.
"30-year Anniversary: Tonkin Gulf Lie Launched Vietnam War." n. page. Web. 10 Oct. 2011. <http://www.fair.org/index.php?page=2261>.
Colin Powell article
n. page. Web. 9 Oct. 2011. <http://uscloseup.com/content/colin-powell-regrets-iraq-war-intelligence>.