Until we deal with the dictators and tyrants in our own government who supply our enemies with US weapons and our military assistance, I don’t want to hear a thing about the US pointing out who the next bad dictator of a region is in order to advance and unconstitutional war for more ill gotten gain. The fact is that the US supports and supplies 75% of the world’s dictators and regimes with weapons, military assistance and money.
- Survivors Of The USS Liberty Recount Day Israel Attacked The US (Video)
- FBI Called In After Video Shows Cops Shoot, Kill Baby While Killing His Father Who Held Him Hostage
- Man Who Admitted To Raping 4 Children Gets No Jail As Elderly Man Facing Life For Selling A Plant
- Constitutional Sheriff Richard Mack & Bradlee Dean Come Under Attack For Promoting Truth (Video)
Antiwar has the story.
The US supports nearly 75% of the world’s dictators, autocracies, monarchies, military regimes, etc., with weapons, military training and money. Please remember this the next time someone tells you the US should do X or Y because such and such a nation is bad…
Comparing Freedom House’s list of Not Free nations* to FY 2020 US overseas weapons sales, military training and financial assistance**, we find that of the 57 nations considered undemocratic, 42 receive weapons, training and/or money for their military and security services. This means 74% of the non-democratic nations of the world are supported militarily by the US. Interestingly, the remaining 15 nations are nearly all sanctioned.
The world’s countries can be divided into two parts: those who buy/receive weapons from the US and those sanctioned. It seems like it’s a pretty simple arrangement.
74% is a slight increase from four years ago when Rich Whitney at Truthout utilized the Freedom House list and compared it to FY 2015 military assistance data. It is likely no surprise to anyone that US support for non-democratic governments increased under President Trump, but, to be fair, it was a minor increase. The hypocrisy and dissonance between stated US support for democracy, liberty and freedom, and how the US government conducts itself exists whether a Democrat or Republican is in the White House.
The list of nations is below. I have listed occupied territories with the nations that are occupying them; so, Gaza and West Bank are under Israel, Western Sahara is under Morocco, Tibet is under China, and Donbas and Crimea are under Russia. Also, please note, this list only includes nations not considered democracies. Nations that are listed as partly free or free by Freedom House, but are clear and gross violators of human rights, and that are recipients of US weapons, military training and military assistance funding, like Columbia, Honduras, India, Pakistan, Philippines, and Ukraine are not included.
Y denotes received weapons, military training or military funding assistance, or a combination.
Central African Republic Y
China (includes Tibet) N
Democratic Republic of the Congo Y
Equatorial Guinea N
Morocco (Western Sahara) Y
North Korea N
Republic of the Congo Y
Russia (includes Crimea and Donbass) N
Saudi Arabia Y
South Sudan Y
United Arab Emirates Y
- The Irony: Euthanasia Is Only For The “Vaccinated” Now
- Report: Red Flag Test – Democrats Plan To Introduce Bill Allowing Police To Confiscate Guns From US Troops
- The Biggest Game of Chicken in History
- As Thousands Rot In A Cage For A Plant On Thanksgiving, Biden Breaks Promise To Pardon Them, Pardons Turkeys Instead
*This is not an endorsement of Freedom House or its methodology. However, Freedom House is an excellent source for this purpose as no one will accuse Freedom House of being anti-American, pacifist or isolationist in their ideology, leftist or libertarian in their political leanings, non-believers in American Exceptionalism, etc.
**Information on FY 2020 US weapons sales, training and military assistance provided by Center for International Policy’s Security Assistance Monitor Program.
The US needs to clean up its own backyard and the people need to bring the tyrants and criminals in our own government to justice before our Maker. The sooner the better for all of us!
Article posted with permission from Sons of Liberty Media
Dean is Back!!!
After two years I have regained my eyesight and I'm back.
I have overcome my health issues thanks to prayers, perseverance and GOD!
But my finances are in bad shape and I need help to get my children back (wife kicked me out).
If you can help financially please click here. If money is tight, I'd still welcome prayers. Please.
Thank YOU and God Bless!