The Cult of Trump
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The Cult of Trump

Cult leaders arise from decayed communities and societies in which people have been shorn of political, social and economic power. The disempowered, infantilized by a world they cannot control, gravitate to cult leaders who appear omnipotent and promise a return to a mythical golden age. The cult leaders vow to crush the forces, embodied in…

It’s Official: Even Hard Science Entering New Dark Age
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It’s Official: Even Hard Science Entering New Dark Age

It’s not a shock that Postmodernism has taken hold of subjects such as Literature or Social Anthropology. The more subjective the subject is, the easier it is for ideology to infiltrate it. But surely quantitative science—like genetics and physics—will survive as a fortress of logic? Wrong. An article this week in The New York Times…

This Is What Can be Accomplished During Imran Khan’s Visit to China
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This Is What Can be Accomplished During Imran Khan’s Visit to China

Later this week, Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan will take his first official visit to China. As Pakistan’s neighbour and most important all-weather ally, the visit is of incomparable importance as Pakistan stands on the verge of fulfilling the next stages of inspiring new projects throughout the country, many of which have been jointly initiated…

India’s Economically “Multialigning” in the Midst of the US-Chinese Trade War
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India’s Economically “Multialigning” in the Midst of the US-Chinese Trade War

India is taking advantage of the US-Chinese “trade war”. The Times of India reported that New Delhi sees a valuable opportunity for its companies to profit during the current global trade tensions between those two economic superpowers, prudently drawing up a list of which niches it could fill in both of them due to their…

US Holds Thousands of Syrian Refugees Hostage, Establishes Military Bases in Northern Syria
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US Holds Thousands of Syrian Refugees Hostage, Establishes Military Bases in Northern Syria

Syria is Washington’s war, launched by Obama in March 2011, escalated by Trump, no end of it in prospect. It’s all about wanting pro-Western puppet rule replacing the Syrian government, isolating Iran, ahead of a similar scheme to topple its government. Most Americans are mindless about what’s going on. Syria is in the eye of the storm,…