Gulf Quotes

"Clogged highways and blocked arteries. Oil sheen on the gulf, methane gas in the sink. Boys f...

"Clogged highways and blocked arteries. Oil sheen on the gulf, methane gas in the sink. Boys from Detroit killing boys from Baghdad. Culture of ignorance, culture of pride. Landfills full of Chinese labor. Driving down the jogging lane to pick up healthy options packed by skinny children."
📅︎ Nov 14
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"The sky was filled with a star span...

"The sky was filled with a star spangled display of lethal force" - CNN Commentator on the Gulf War bombing (1991)
📅︎ Jul 23
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Let our position be absolutely clear: An attempt by any outside force to gain control of the Persi...

Let our position be absolutely clear: An attempt by any outside force to gain control of the Persian Gulf region will be regarded as an assault on the vital interests of the United States of America, and such an assault will be repelled by any means necessary, including military force. —Jimmy Carter
📅︎ Jan 10
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"It is not an important match which is being played out in the Gulf, between...

"It is not an important match which is being played out in the Gulf, between Western hegemony and the challenge from the rest of the world. It is the West in conflict with itself, by means of an interposed Saddam."-- Baudrillard (1991)
📅︎ May 02
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