It is well-known that half a million children died because of sanctions on Iraq; so when ordinary people think that sanctions and banking embargoes are the kinder option for removing governments the US doesn’t agree with, they have been deceived by a state that uses the deaths of hundreds of thousands of children to manipulate whole populations into a state where they are “besieged by inescapable pain and cruel, relentless uncertainty” see Weaponizing Psychology.
What kind of government attacks children in this heartless way? What kind of media lets them get away with it?
Read: Are the Sanctions “Worth It?”
by DAVE LINDORFF CounterPunch