The U.S. Government’s Use of Disinformation to Justify Military Interventions in the 21st Century
A U.K. Parliament report admitted that Gaddafi did not plan to massacre civilians in Benghazi. Moreover, a leaked phone call confirms that the U.S. government urged Yemen to take responsibility for a U.S.-led cluster bomb attack that killed 21 children. — The United States government has used disinformation to justify military interventions throughout the 21st Century. Many people mistakenly believe that the U.S. government no longer engages in questionable behavior. Unfortunately, even recent evidence paints a less than favorable picture of the federal government’s tactics to gain public support for war.