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1. Why do you think the us went to war with iraq?

to control oil reserves. to threaten countries who do not comply with american demands. to extend the empire of puppet regimes. to garner prestige for the president as conquerer and liberator of people. to appear that something is being done to improve security. to deflect attention from the economy. to deflect attention from various retrograde changes in regulatory laws and tax cuts for the rich.

2. What do you see as possible negative outcomes under a president such as clark or dean?

that they will end up following the course setn in motion by bush.

3. What do you see as negative outcomes if our current president stays in power?

global insecurity. endless warfare. demolished economies. continuing lack of healthcare at home and abroad. nuclear war/terrorism.