It remains to be seen how much American foreign and military policy will change, if at all, after Putin’s weapons announcement. Russell Bentley’s home page says he is “an honorably discharged veteran of the US Army, and…a soldier in the Novorussian Armed Forces of the Donetsk People’s Republic.” Donetsk is part of Eastern Ukraine, which is fighting to separate from the Ukraine. From Russell “Texas” Bentley at russelltexasbentley.com, with a hat tip to Stucky at The Burning Platform:
To My Family and Friends, and All Good People of the USA,
You may not know it yet, but the world changed on March 1st, 2018, an old era was ended, and a new era begun. In very great part, the meaning of this new era is up to you.
On that historic day, Vladimir Putin revealed to the world that the US military is now obsolete, and no longer capable of “projecting power”, committing war crimes, or intimidating and destroying smaller nations around the world. That day has ended forever, one way or another. The US military is still completely capable of the mission it needs and deserves to do, which is to defend the territory and people of the United States of America. You are safe. There is no threat. But the days of your government threatening and destroying other countries is over. I hope you understand this.
Putin’s revelation of Russia’s game-changing weapons, against which the US military is literally defenseless, is not a threat or a bluff. Only liars and fools speak of “Russian aggression”, and the stupidity of anyone who says or believes “Putin is bluffing” is beyond measure. Russia’s weapons are real, and the US military industrial complex (that Dwight Eisenhower warned about 57 years ago) has absolutely no defense against them. In spite of plundering and squandering literally trillions of dollars from the US treasury and the American People in the name of “defense”, they are defenseless.
Russia’s new weapons present no threat to the American People, unless you allow the people who own and control your government to to start a world war and force the Russians to use them. But if you do allow that to happen, the American people will get exactly what the “good Germans” got in 1945. And you will deserve it, just as much as they did. For the exact same reasons.
To continue reading: Letter to America–An Opportunity and a Warning. The Choice Is Yours.