George W. Bush
| George W. Bush |
(war criminal, spook, politician)
George Walker Bush|
New Haven, Connecticut, U.S.
|Alma mater||Yale University, Harvard Business School|
|At large as of August 2016|
• George H. W. Bush|
• Barbara Bush
• Bush family
• Cruel Inhumane and Degrading Treatment
|Member of||Bush family, Delta Kappa Epsilon, Skull and Bones|
•George W. Bush/Torture Indictment|
The 43rd US President, a bonesman, former oil businessman, now being pursued for war crimes.
George Walker Bush, the 43rd president of the USA, is not to be confused with his father, George H. W. Bush, CIA operative and the 41st U.S. president. He is brother of Jeb Bush, former Governor of Florida. His family background is detailed in the highly recommended Family of Secrets.
George Bush Jr. is son of a lifelong intelligence operative, George (H. W.) Bush Sr. He was sent to Yale university where he like his father and grandfather he became a member of the Skull and Bones society. He went to Harvard Business school, but showed little aptitude for business. This did not stop him following the pattern set by his father, of using business as a cover for other activities.
September the 11th, 2001
Although US President at the time of the attacks and although he used the event as an excuse for a lot of blustering later on, George W. Bush appears not to been deliberately sidelined during the 9-11 event, notwithstanding the suggestions (for example, by Mark Gorton) that 9/11 was planned by his father). George W. was in a primary school in Florida when the events occurred, and after being informed that a plane had crashed into the World Trade Center, "he does not even turns his head, it is obvious he knew what was up, if he were really surprised his first reaction would have been to look in the eyes of the person whispering to him". Bush continued to read a story about a goat to the class of primary children, reportedly because he didn't want to upset them. The US Secret Service also apparently saw no problem with leaving him where he was, strongly suggesting that they did not perceive the events of that day as a threat. Bush appears therefore to have been kept out of the way and out of the loop by his handlers.
War Crimes Indictment
- Full article: Bush Torture Indictment
- Full article: Bush Torture Indictment
Bush was found guilty of war crimes, including the authorisation of torture, which is illegal under the United Nations Convention Against Torture which the USA has ratified. Former UN Special Rapporteur on Torture, Manfred Nowak has given expert opinion that Bush has no immunity as a former head of state. US attorney Vincent Bugliosi, forcefully argued in his 2008 book, The Prosecution of George W. Bush for Murder that since Bush intentionally misled Congress and the US population about the reasons for invading Iraq, under the felony-murder rule the deaths of over 4,000 American soldiers and 100,000 Iraqi civilians amount at the very least to second-degree murder. Bugliosi has argued for Bush's impeachment and offered to work with any US State's Attorney General interested in pursuing the prosecution.
Bush was tried in absentia and convicted by the Kuala Lumpur War Crimes Commission both for crimes against peace and conspiracy to commit war crimes, specifically torture, after the Iraq War and torture carried out at Abu Ghraib and Guantanamo Bay. No sentence was pronounced, but the tribunal referred their findings to the chief prosecutor at the International Court of Justice in the Hague.
2004 US Presidential Election
Since 2009, Bush has received a total in excess of $15 million for giving speeches, sometimes for as much as $200,000 each.
|Saifullah Paracha v. George W. Bush|
|Saleh v. Bush|
Appointments by George W. Bush
|Francis X. Taylor||US/Coordinator for Counterterrorism||13 July 2001||15 November 2002|
|Lester Crawford||Commissioner of Food and Drugs||18 July 2005||23 September 2005||Resigned after his lies emerged regarding a conflict of interest.|
|Luis A. Aguilar||Securities and Exchange Commissioner||31 July 2008||June 2015|
|Bush Cheney Rumsfeld and 9/11||webpage||1 December 2005||Matt Everett|
|Exclusive: I Can Reveal the Legal Advice on Drone Strikes, and How the Establishment Works||article||9 September 2015||Craig Murray||Craig Murray reveals how Sir Daniel Bethlehem continues to bring a Zionist perspective to any legal advice emanating from the Foreign and Commonwealth Office|
|Sanitising the Iraq War||article||6 July 2016||Jonathon Shafi||The full horror of what Blair unleashed will never be truly understood in the West. And, internationally the full consequences of this war are still to be felt. As the sister of a soldier killed in Iraq said: “There is one terrorist in this world and his name is Tony Blair.”|
|The Trump Administration’s Syria Gas Attack Narrative Continues to Unravel||Article||18 April 2017||Michael Krieger||United States Government: "They Lied About Iraq; They Lied About Libya; They're Lying About Syria."|
|Why Isn’t Everyone In Favour of Taxing Financial Speculation?||report||19 April 2016||Robert Reich||Bernie Sanders wants to tax stock trades at a rate of 0.5 percent (a trade of $1,000 would cost $5), and bond trades at 0.1 percent. The tax would reduce incentives for high-speed trading, insider deal-making, and short-term financial betting. Sanders’ 0.5 percent tax could thereby finance public investments that enlarge the economic pie rather than merely rearrange its slices – like tuition-free public education.|
- Family of Secrets, by Russ Baker