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U.S. Leaving Billions In ‘Legacy Of Waste’ In Iraq, Special Inspector General Says


This is the dark side of capitalism. The primary goal was not to help the Iraqis, but to bill the American taxpayer. There were several projects that the Iraqis did not want, or wanted done differently, but the American contractors would not listen. The contractors did it their way, they did it for top dollar, and they frequently did it wrong.

The legacy is not just the litter of our wastefulness, but the symbols of our wealth and arrogance.
Read the Article at HuffingtonPost

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August 30, 2010 - Posted by | Capitalism | ,

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