but … we know not why we kill

…America has been engaged in some form of WAR since WW11 in some part of planet Earth to the point where “WE” – that’s you & me – are now immune and WAR is simply an accepted condition … but … we know not why we kill…???

…The Problem of Collective Indifference:…Wars Go On and On…People not caring about wars has become the reality in America...

By Andrew Bacevich / Tom Dispatch……October 8, 2017, 11:28 AM GMT……Consider, if you will, these two indisputable facts.  First, the United States is today more or less permanently engaged in hostilities in not one faraway place, but at least seven.  Second, the vast majority of the American people could not care less.

 

Nor can it be said that we don’t care because we don’t know.  True, government authorities withhold certain aspects of ongoing military operations or release only details that they find convenient

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