Heh, yeah your right. And the U.S. has lost (wars, humanitarian missions) in Vietnam Iraq and Afghanistan, possibly more I'm not sure, (quite the losing streak). But coupled now with not having to get Congressional approval for war Obama signed an Executive Order on Friday night after the news cycle giving him complete control of all U.S. Resources in times of emergency in peacetime. http://404systemerror.com/usa-communism-national-defense-resources-preparedness/ The National Defense Resources Preparedness order gives the Executive Branch the power to control and allocate energy, production, transportation, food, and even water resources by decree under the auspices of national defense and national security. The order is not limited to wartime implementation, as one of the order’s functions includes the command and control of resources in peacetime determinations.]Why? What is the need for this in peacetime? Read the link to see it has only been done on a couple of occasions during WW1 & and the Civil War and then restored back. If you look under Labor of the many Sections: http://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2012/03/16/executive-order-national-defense-resources-preparedness
you see they can pluck a specialized person out of the private sector and have them work for the gob without compensation and on it goes.
With the recent signing of NDAA the new Decider can brand a citizen as a terrist, the military loves it and one wonders if the military is running the WH. Obama/Calderon/Harper meet on April 2, ostensibly to discuss -
with a particular focus on economic growth and competitiveness, citizen security, energy, and climate change," the White House said Friday in a statement.
but will no doubt include the stuff they never tell us.