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Opinion Column by Stephen Lendman
Trump Supports Terrorism
by Stephen Lendman
America is history's greatest perpetrator of state-sponsored terrorism. Its so-called war on this scourge is a fabricated hoax. Its sordid record is longstanding, including:
genocidal war on Native Americans – continuing today against their culture and traditions;
enslavement of Black Africans;
its deplorable history of racism and Islamophobia – including mass incarceration of people of color and others most disadvantaged;
its aggression against numerous independent governments for regime change; and
support for groups like ISIS, Al Qaeda, and its Al Nusra offshoot.
Last September, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov accused the Obama administration of "de facto support for terrorism…us(ing) (it) as a weapon against Russia…show(ing) the political depths (his) administration stooped to (in) the Middle East…specifically (in) Syria."