Ukraine Is Winning the Battle on Twitter, But in the Real World Kiev is Losing the Fight for the Donbass

Ukraine Is Winning the Battle on Twitter, But in the Real World Kiev is Losing the Fight for the Donbass

Claims that Ukraine is set for victory on the ground are Kiev and Washington’s wishful thinking at best Western media coverage of the Ukraine conflict has been so hysterically one-sided, and divorced from reality, that it’s probably only a matter of time before Iraq’s erstwhile ‘Comical Ali’ is brought out of retirement to insist that there…

It’s Too Early to Celebrate Elon Musk’s Purchase of Twitter

It’s Too Early to Celebrate Elon Musk’s Purchase of Twitter

While many of us celebrate the sale of Twitter, let’s never forget the adage, ‘if it appears too good to be true, it probably is.’ Everything that is wrong about our modern times became apparent this week as the entrepreneur Elon Musk bought out Twitter for $44 bln, triggering a global meltdown as liberals feared…

Elon Musk Isn’t a Threat to Society’s Health. All Billionaires Are

Elon Musk Isn’t a Threat to Society’s Health. All Billionaires Are

The most dangerous thing about Elon Musk buying Twitter outright for $44 billion is the rapidly spreading notion that his controlling an influential social media platform is dangerous. It is, but not for any of the reasons his critics assert. The current furor is dangerously misguided for two reasons. First, it assumes that one billionaire…

American Commissars

American Commissars

The ruling class, made up of the traditional elites that run the Republican Party and the Democratic Party, is employing draconian forms of censorship on its right-wing and left-wing critics in a desperate effort to cling to power. The traditional elites were discredited for pushing through a series of corporate assaults on workers, from deindustrialization…