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    I m confused? Confused?  Having difficulty telling the good guys from the bad guys? Use this handy guide to discern differences between Terrorists and the
    Message 1 of 1 , Jan 19, 2002
      I'm confused?

      Confused?  Having difficulty telling the good guys from the bad guys? Use this handy guide to discern differences between Terrorists and the U.S.  Government:*TERRORISTS:
      Supposed Leader is the spoiled son of a powerful politician, from an extremely wealthy oil family.

      *US GOVERNMENT:
      Supposed Leader is the spoiled son of a powerful politician, from an extremely wealthy oil family.

      *TERRORISTS:
      Supposed Leader has declared a holy war ('Crusade') against his 'enemies'; believes God is on his side, and that any means are justified.

      *US GOVERNMENT:
      Supposed Leader has declared a holy war ('Crusade') against his 'enemies'; believes God is on his side, and that any means are justified.

      *TERRORISTS:
      Supported by extreme fundamentalist religious leaders who preach hatred, intolerance, subjugation of women, and persecution of non-believers

      *US GOVERNMENT:
      Supported by extreme fundamentalist religious leaders who preach hatred, intolerance, subjugation of women, and persecution of non-believers

      *TERRORISTS:
      Leadership determined by wealthiest and most powerful.  Supposed Leader was not elected by a majority of the people in a free and fair democratic election.

      *US GOVERNMENT:
      Leadership determined by wealthiest and most powerful.  Supposed Leader was not elected by a majority of the people in a free and fair democratic election.

      *TERRORISTS:
      Supposed Leader claims that any nation not with him, is against him; believes World War is acceptable if it furthers his goals.

      *US GOVERNMENT:
      Supposed Leader claims that any nation not with him, is against him; believes World War is acceptable if it furthers his goals.

      *TERRORISTS:
      Kill thousands of innocent civilians, some of them children, in cold blooded bombings.

      *US GOVERNMENT:
      Kills (tens of) thousands of innocent civilians, some of them children, in cold blooded bombings.

      *TERRORISTS:
      Have little or no support around the world.

      *US GOVERNMENT:
      Have little or no support around the world.

      *TERRORISTS:
      Members of leadership personally own a large financial stake in Central Asia.

      *US GOVERNMENT:
      Members of leadership personally own a large financial stake in Central Asia.

      *TERRORISTS:
      Leaders using followers in a war to advance their own personal political prospects.

      *US GOVERNMENT:
      Leaders using followers in a war to advance their own personal political prospects.

      *TERRORISTS:
      Announced many months ago the intention to wage war against current foe.

      *US GOVERNMENT:
      Announced many months ago the intention to wage war against current foe.

      *TERRORISTS:
      Operates through clandestine organization (al Qaeda) with agents in many countries; uses bombing, assassination, other terrorist tactics.

      *US GOVERNMENT:
      Operates through clandestine organization (CIA) with agents in many countries; uses bombing, assassination, other terrorist tactics.

      *TERRORISTS:
      Supposed Leader hoping war will improve his shrinking popularity.

      *US GOVERNMENT:
      Supposed Leader hoping war will improve his shrinking popularity.

      *TERRORISTS:
      Supposed Leader's father got his start as a CIA operative.

      *US GOVERNMENT:
      Supposed Leader's father got his start as a CIA operative.

      *TERRORISTS:
      Using war as pretext to clamp down on dissent, undermine civil liberties, and strangle the free press.

      *US GOVERNMENT:
      Using war as pretext to clamp down on dissent, undermine civil liberties, and strangle the free press.
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