"As Michael Scheuer, former head of the bin Laden unit at the CIA, wrote, “These attacks are meant to advance bin Laden’s clear, focused, limited and widely popular foreign policy goals,” namely ending U.S. aid to Israel, ending support of Arab dictators and withdrawing troops from their lands."
This is just one quote from this article that every American should read and think about.
30 Signs That The U.S. Economy Is About To Go Into The Toilet from The Economic Collapse
"If you think the U.S. economy is bad now, just wait for a few months. Things are about to become absolutely nightmarish."
These 2 articles are compelling reading, and they are totally inter-related: if we didn't invade the Middle East, none of this would be true today.