This article first appeared on Tomdispatch.com, a weblog of the Nation Institute, which offers a steady flow of alternate sources, news, and opinion from Tom Engelhardt, long time editor in publishing, co-founder of the American Empire Project and author of Mission Unaccomplished (Nation Books), the first collection of Tomdispatch interviews. This piece was published together with Michael Klare's Warships, warships everywhere with many a bomb to drop which you can access by clicking on the FULL STORY link below.
Renato Redentor Constantino
May 3, 2007
Great US Fatherland, bless the star-spangled armada massing today in the Persian Gulf.