Month: June 2017

Death of America’s Common Man

Death of America’s Common Man

June 28, 2017
America’s Common Man exists no more – gone and forgotten. Once he was lauded as the salt of the earth – our country’s embodiment of what made us special, of what made the great democratic experiment s…
Trump‘s Red Line

Trump‘s Red Line

June 27, 2017
President Donald Trump ignored important intelligence reports when he decided to attack Syria after he saw pictures of dying children. Seymour M. Hersh investigated the case of the alleged Sarin gas a…
A Wide World of Winless War

A Wide World of Winless War

June 27, 2017
Globe-Trotting U.S. Special Ops Forces Already Deployed to 137 Nations in 2017. The tabs on their shoulders read “Special Forces,” “Ranger,” “Airborne.” And soon their guidon -- the “colors” of Compan…
How Trump Risks a Saudi-Qatar War

How Trump Risks a Saudi-Qatar War

June 27, 2017
The split inside the Trump administration over how to deal with the Qatar crisis has opened a dangerous situation that could soon lead to armed conflict. The State and Defense Departments have largely…