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"Who controls the food supply controls the people; who controls the energy can control whole continents; who controls money can control the world" - Henry Kissinger

and yet...

"Sooner or later everyone sits down to a banquet of consequences" – Robert Louis Stevenson

The Masters of War

I first heard Bob Dylan's 1963 song 'Masters of War' as a kid. It is as powerful today as it was then - 54 years later and nothing has changed. We still go to war for 'money' and 'power'...covering it up with a blanket of 'humanitarianism'. It's a disgrace. 

The version on the link below is 'live', with pictures from Vietnam. The lyrics can be found in the link to Dylan's official website:

Meet the new guy, same as the old guy

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