21 years after the 9/11 attacks, it’s time to ‘turn the script’ on militarism in America | Guest Comments

The people of this country desperately need to reverse the scenario of false patriotic militarism, further accentuated in the aftermath of the horrific crimes of 9/11 committed 21 years ago. We must promote peace and diplomacy, while protecting truth tellers like Julian Assange, considered enemies by the American empire and its war profiteers – if we want democracy, and perhaps humanity itself -even, survive.

The United States was understandably traumatized during the September 2001 attacks that killed nearly 3,000 people. Despicable Crimes, which gave us a brief glimpse and opportunity to understand the suffering experienced by millions of victims of wars elsewhere.



About opinions in Missourian: The Missourian’s Opinion section is a public forum for the discussion of ideas. The views presented in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Missourian or the University of Missouri. If you would like to contribute to the Opinion page with an original answer or topic, visit our submission form.


Comments are closed.