So many things have come out about our government, and the things they do when we aren't looking, it is impossible to know where to begin when discussing them. It would simply be impossible to write a book that covers all of them, as there is still so much yet to learn. The extent to which they feel they have the right to take our money and start up little pet projects that benefit wealthy campaign contributors, to use our money to fund projects solely benefitting people that have promised them cushy jobs upon their retirement and to fund expensive little military and intelligence experiments and distractions on our dollars. (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Northwoods) Twenty years from now God only knows what will be revealed in Freedom of Information releases.
With Syria on the brink of national genocide, outside nations have only two options: help reverse the catastrophe or plunge this torn nation deeper into the abyss. Countries can either work towards a peaceful political solution or they can continue to pour money, guns, and fighters into the country to ensure a steady gushing into the bloodbath.