“Moreover, the better part of 9,000 Javelin launchers have been shipped to Ukraine, yet the usual annual output sits at just 800 units, suggesting the United States has drawn heavily on its stockpiles to keep Kiev flush with weapons.”
Waxing creepy for a moment: this leaves USA with little else BUT the nuclear option, cyber-sabotage, and bio/chem-weapons. Some say we’ve already deployed a bioweapon (das kovid).
The ‘freedom’ part is the freedom for banks and corporations to do whatever they like. And the ‘democracy’ part is the opportunity for the slaves to participate in a rigged voting system that normally delivers member of ‘the club’ to a position of power.