Pompeo’s Last Stand

Pompeo’s Last Stand

The neocons and the media demand tough talk and even tougher action from their candidate and Pompeo is already running hard to oblige them. It is finally over. Joe Biden has been inaugurated President of the United States while his predecessor Donald Trump has retired to Florida. Trump intends to remain the driving force in…

Psycho Pompeo Exits With Nary a Scratch of Media Criticism on Him

Psycho Pompeo Exits With Nary a Scratch of Media Criticism on Him

My eclectic news feed looks odd as the hours count down to the end of the Trump administration. Westerners are largely celebrating the exit of Donald Trump himself, whereas with those I follow from areas targeted by US imperialism, the man they’re happiest to see the back of is Mike Pompeo. It looks very bizarre,…

Pompeo’s Dinner with Mossad was About Egos, Not Syria Strikes

Pompeo’s Dinner with Mossad was About Egos, Not Syria Strikes

Last Monday evening, the outgoing head of Mossad, Yossi Cohen, met with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who is also leaving office. They met in the prestigious Italian restaurant Cafe Milano, in Washington’s upscale Georgetown neighbourhood. The dinner was spotted by Meredith McGraw, Politico’s White House correspondent, who tweeted about it. Cohen has a reputation…

Russia Isn’t An Enemy of the American People

Russia Isn’t An Enemy of the American People

Outgoing Secretary of State Pompeo wrongly claimed that Russia is among the American people’s main enemies who’s purportedly seeking “to undermine [their] way of life, republic, and basic democratic principles”, but the truth is that the country doesn’t harbor any such intentions and actually has a lot more in common with the US than most…