Commentary

Slavehood 2017

May 4, 2017 0

by Peter Koenig When in the 18th and 19th Century African slaves did not ’behave’, they were cruelly beaten sometimes to death as a deterrent for others. They were deprived of food for their families. […]

Commentary

American Democracy: A Dead Man Walking

May 3, 2017 0

BY DR. PAUL CRAIG ROBERTS Trump’s “sell-out,” as it is called, coming on top of Obama’s eight-year “sell-out,” is instructive. We have now had a Democratic president who sold out the people who elected him […]

Commentary

The Sound of One Wing Flapping

May 2, 2017 0

And suddenly the storms of early Trumptopia subside, or seem to. The surface of things turns eerily placid as the sweets of May sweep away the toils of an elongated mud season. Somebody stuffed Kim […]

Freedom

The Great Divides

April 27, 2017 0

EdgarDegas A la mer 1863   Something hit me this week. The maps which came out on Monday and detailed the outcome of the French elections, were telling a story, and a familiar one by […]

Tyranny

The French Scuttle Their Own Ship

April 25, 2017 0

We are witnessing an historical reversal in France, where the ancient political spectrum is exploding into pieces as new fractures appear. Because of the intensive storm of media propaganda which has recently almost drowned the […]

Government

How to Drain the Deep Swamp

March 9, 2017 0

Raúl Ilargi Meijer Pablo Picasso Girl Before A Mirror 1932   Obviously, like hopefully many people, I’ve been following the WikiLeaks CIA revelations, and closely. It’s too early for too many conclusions, if only because […]

Media

WHAT THE HELL IS GOING ON?

March 8, 2017 0

“The older I grow, the more I distrust the familiar doctrine that age brings wisdom.” –  H.L. Mencken   “The older I get the less I listen to what people say and the more I […]

Commentary

Fumbling Towards Collapse

February 21, 2017 0

In all the smoke and fog emitted by Trump and his adversaries, it must be hard to make out the actual issues dogging this society, and even when you can, to find a coherent position […]

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