[col. writ. 12/29/14] © ’14 Mumia Abu-Jamal
With the passing of flags and banners, an era ends in the life of Afghanistan, and in the U.S., as well.
With the recently announced end to combat, 13 years of imperial war comes to a close.
What began in bombast and braggadocio ends with virtual silence, the promises of politicians, the predictions of military domination, naught but wind.