The White House and the Pentagon were mum, and they might as well still be, for twelve days after four soldiers died at the hands of unknown assailants in Niger. One obvious reason comes to mind. Those superficial generals forced the real generals to hold back the truth. The other is that no one attached to… Continue reading Government Silence over Fallen Warriors
Cooper to Conway: Your answer makes no sense http://www.cnn.com/videos/politics/2017/05/10/kellyanne-conway-james-comey-intv-cooper-ac.cnn Commentators often appear to be experts and that perception gets sidelined when the anchors actually host an expert or two. Nothing changes however when the fact remains that potus45 was a hero for many Americans in spite of what was known about him. The impunity with… Continue reading Confronting the senseless 45ers.
Cillizza: Trump’s most dangerous move http://www.cnn.com/2017/05/09/politics/james-comey-firing-trump-analysis/index.html Just when we thought we had seen the bottom of the barrel with POTUS 45 he terminates Mr. Comey’s directorship of the FBI. Ruthless? Yes. Thoughtless? Somewhat. Dangerous? Unequivocally. If we could hear the real reason for Comey’s firing the danger would be easily addressed, but the GOP are… Continue reading Confronting the senseless
The real brave and the free spoke loud and clear in the 2012 US election. The incumbent Barack Obama made decent people all over the world proud with a decent and dignified campaign. The notion that a nation can best use a businessman at the helm has been handily defeated. The dream of a theocracy… Continue reading God Dunks the GOP
Governor Mitt Romney seems to have forgotten his lines in the third round of the presidential debates. Or was it that he was told to stick to the script? He kept returning to the last four years or just simply four years. Poor Governor. He found himself repeatedly having to agree with the truth –… Continue reading Racing for the Cash Cow
If people were thinking that a revolution was really happening in the Middle East they can start thinking again. The states being racked by protests and revolts have shown their true colour: repression, cruelty, ignorance, and religious phoniness. The neighbours seem to lack the courage to condemn the use of military power to suppress the call… Continue reading The Silence is Ironic
The State of Israel burst onto the stage with not much of a flourish, even though it is claimed that the return of Jews to Palestine was a fulfilment of a host of divine prophecies. The manipulation of its colonies in the Middle East by Great Britain seemed like a good idea to everyone except the… Continue reading Kingdom without a King