Why do they hate us?
While some politicians view Osama Bin Laden as a snake and "If you cut of the head of the snake the rest will wither." Bagish views Osama as more of a hydra than a snake, in that cutting one head off another will grow in its place. And While killing Osma Bin Laden would be welcomed by the American people it would hardly be the end to out problems. That action would just inspire more religious fanatics. They also love marders; it would only had fuel to the fire.
Why do they hate us? What is the reason for thousands of lost lives and millions of dollars in destruction? Bagish believes it can be broken down into 5 different reasons. Wealth, Power, viewed as the world police, our freedoms, and our Middle East policy. Why should hate be put upon a country with wealth? Success is a short step to wealth and with that comes jealousy. In our economic development we have worked with a small frame growth, in that, we use the economy to work for us and rarely include other countries. If we showed other third world counties to develop an economic system, like we did to China, they would also enjoy the feeling of wealth. With that though would come completion to America?
Our power is hated. Our power in the military, our power in the culture we have and our power in the economy we use. This is the main reason we are hated. We are seen as a goliath that bosses around other countries, taking out governments we don't like and putting others in. We did that to Iran, Saudi Arabia, Chilly and Panama. We pulled out of the Keocto proto call because it was not in our economy frame. We are seen as a country that only thinks about our self's and has no concern for other countries.
Our freedom to talk, dress, act, and worship as we please is seen in some areas of the Middle East as a weakness. We are "ungodly" and our women are viewed as sluts. We are considered a great Satan of the world. Our fore fathers died to make this country free of... [continues]
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