Zelensky’s War Machine Is Running Out of Fuel. Expect More Panic Attacks Soon

Zelensky’s War Machine Is Running Out of Fuel. Expect More Panic Attacks Soon

Zelensky believes faking an attack or creating an environmental calamity will repeat history. But he is woefully misinformed as he is ignorant. When the lights go out, the water no longer comes and there isn’t even a scrap of wood to keep Ukrainians warm, Zelensky will need Sean Penn’s Oscar for help. How long has…

Reading Proust in War

Reading Proust in War

During the war in Bosnia, I worked my way through the seven volumes of Marcel Proust’s “In Search of Lost Time.” The novel, populated with 400 characters, was not an escape from the war. The specter of death and the expiring world of La Belle Époque haunts Proust’s work. He wrote it as he was dying; in fact, Proust was…

The Secret Wars of the US Imperium. “Unauthorized Hostilities”

The Secret Wars of the US Imperium. “Unauthorized Hostilities”

To get to where they are, imperial powers will deceive, dissimulate and distort. The US imperium, that most awesome of devilish powers, has tentacled itself across the globe, often unbeknownst to its own citizens. In a report released by the New York University School of Law’s Brennan Center of Justice titled Secret War: How the…

How the US Government Attempts to Control Public Perception of Its Aid to Ukraine

How the US Government Attempts to Control Public Perception of Its Aid to Ukraine

NBC News has reported that, according to four people familiar with the incident, a phone call between US President Joe Biden and his Ukrainian counterpart, Vladimir Zelensky, turned testy after the Ukrainian leader pressed Biden for more assistance. On June 15, Biden called Zelensky to inform him of the recent release of some $1 billion…

War Without End. What Is Wrong with the United States of America?

War Without End. What Is Wrong with the United States of America?

Prussian Major General Carl von Clausewitz famously drew on his own experience in the Napoleonic Wars to examine war as a political phenomenon. In his 1832 book “On War” he provided a frequently quoted pithy summary of war versus peace, writing in terms of politico-military strategy that “War is a mere continuation of politics by…