Month: July 2017

Trump’s Hezbollah Gaff was No Gaff

Trump’s Hezbollah Gaff was No Gaff

July 30, 2017
Though tempting to ascribe Trump’s seemingly bizarre statement lumping Hezbollah in the same box as ISIS and Al Qaeda to a gaff, this would be a mistake. Indeed, taken in the context of Washington’s w…
When in Doubt, Nuke China

When in Doubt, Nuke China

July 29, 2017
The current collapse of the unipolar world, with the inexorable emergence of a multipolar framework, has enabled a terrifying subplot to run amok – the normalization of the idea of nuclear war. The la…
Countdown to War on Venezuela

Countdown to War on Venezuela

July 29, 2017
On Sunday Venezuela will hold an general election of participants of a constitutional assembly. Half of the representatives will be elected from regular electoral districts. The other half will be ele…
How the ‘Center’ is Spinning Apart

How the ‘Center’ is Spinning Apart

July 29, 2017
That “icon” of the “centrists,” Facebook, recently wrote to a site on the U.S. “Alt-Right” telling them that various posts which they had authored must be immediately taken down, or would be deleted. …