Killing over oil and grease, no weapons of destruction

from Common – A Letter to the Law on Rap Genius

Meaning

When the Bush Administration failed to find weapons of mass destruction in Iraq, critics claimed that the undertaking was an “Oil War” — same criticism that had been made of the first Gulf War

Right after the fall of Saddam, Iraq’s archaelogical museum was looted. Where were all the U.S. soldiers? Protecting the natural gas pipeline..

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