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Reporter Asks White House if U.S. Airstrikes That Kill Afghan Civilians Qualify as ‘Terrorism’

Matthew Keys, the social media editor at Reuters, posted audio of a reporter asking White House Press Secretary Jay Carney if U.S. bombings that kill innocent civilians in Afghanistan constitute an “act of terror” given the labeling of the Boston Marathon bombing as “terrorism”. She specifically refers to a U.S. airstrike earlier this month that killed 11 children, just the latest in a seemingly endless line of Afghan civilian deaths at the hands of the U.S. government.

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He would have to know more

about the incident. So is he at least open to the possibility? LOL Not at all.

Non-answer to a simple question

Q: Does killing civilians in Afghanistan by US forces and/or NATO equate to terrorism?

A: Blah, blah, dbl-speak & deflection... translation: It's a war and we are focused on our objectives... eh, it happens.

"One resists the invasion of armies; one does not resist the invasion of ideas" Victor Hugo

dont forget the allergic

dont forget the allergic reaction to DETAILS of methods

keep it vague chaps, keep it vague

Awesome ...

... the word "terrorism" has ALWAYS been defined as:

An (a) act of violence (b) against civilians (c) to instill fear (d) for the purpose of causing political change.

Of course, Orwellian newspeak has people trying to re-define words to mean something that suits their purpose, so "legally" speaking they will define the word so that anything they do doesn't count and anything they want to punish a certain way does. But they are just lying about what the word really means.

The civilians weren't blown to pieces...

they were simply subjected to "enhanced molecular rearrangement". Yeah, that's the ticket. ARRG!

Find out just what any people will quietly submit to and you have the exact measure of the injustice and wrong which will be imposed on them. - Frederick Douglass

Creative and appropriately sterile

"EMR"

"One resists the invasion of armies; one does not resist the invasion of ideas" Victor Hugo

Orwellian newspeak always inspires creative blowback

Thanks!

Find out just what any people will quietly submit to and you have the exact measure of the injustice and wrong which will be imposed on them. - Frederick Douglass

My favorite - "collateral damage"

Collateral Damage: translation - maiming and slaughtering innocents without remorse or justification.

** To be fair to the troops, this is the stuff that haunts them for years after.. a major cause of PTSD. It is not a sterile event. Watch this video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6T4CW0l1OHA

Then listen to this ass-clown and compare: Our former Commander in Chief: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yAlnMD2u5to

"One resists the invasion of armies; one does not resist the invasion of ideas" Victor Hugo

It most certainly does haunt them..

I have had the pleasure to be around thousands of our troops for the past 7 years. The horror stories I have listened to broke my heart. Witnessing children being blown up by their fathers.. women being beaten in public.. accidentally killing the wrong people.

It is very sad.

'Peace is a powerful message.' Ron Paul