Tag: John Bolton

Chinagate Is The Craziest Conspiracy Theory Yet

It is totally unbelievable to imagine that Trump purportedly solicited China’s support for his re-election campaign via international economic means and even endorsed the country’s anti-terrorist policies in Xinjiang. Nothing could be further from the truth. *** Former National Security Advisor John Bolton’s book contains many passages that are receiving a lot of attention from the mainstream media, but one...

Firing Bolton: Bait and Switch or Changing Tack?

News of US National Security Adviser John Bolton’s departure was followed by hopeful commentary both within the US and abroad that so too would follow the aggressive foreign policy he advocated – particularly in regards to Iran. However, US foreign policy – including its decades-long belligerence toward Iran – is a function of powerful corporate-financier special interests dominating Wall Street...