It will be a more perfect union when CEOs are doing their own dirty work and families are no longer claiming their dead and wounded loved ones after faithful service protecting corporate interests and personhood.
We white people have had a fairly rough time of it. Black buffalo soldiers running around all over the west whupping our Indians and taking their land away from them. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buffalo_soldier
No sooner finished beating the last of the tribes onto their own land on reservations than those buffalo soldiers were off getting us into the Banana Wars. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Banana_Wars
Hell, a century ago they were down in Honduras and Nicaragua rampaging around protecting the interests of the American Fruit Company. Yeah, no oil, no heroine. Bananas. Fruit.
General Smedley Butler was in command, and here’s what he had to say about those buffalo soldiers and what they did:
Perhaps the single most active military officer in the Banana Wars was U.S. Marine CorpsMajor General, Smedley Butler, who saw action in Honduras in 1903, served in Nicaragua enforcing American policy from 1909–1912, was awarded the Medal of Honor
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