Military

Full Metal Empire. Ain’t War Hell?

May 8, 2019 0

By Philip A Farruggio A must see film, from 1987, is Stanley Kubrick’s Full Metal Jacket.This movie follows a group of young Marines from Parris Island boot camp right smack dab into ‘The Shit’ that GIs called […]

Military

Venezuela – Still on the Brink?

April 18, 2019 0

by Peter Koenig for The Saker Blog The silence is almost deafening. Is it the quiet before the storm? – Or is the US giving up on Venezuela? I don’t think so. It’s more like […]

Tyranny

Tomgram: Rebecca Gordon, Turning Our Backs on Nuremberg

March 28, 2019 0

Rebecca Gordon [Note for TomDispatch Readers: Parts of today’s chilling piece by Rebecca Gordon on the Trump administration’s wholesale rejection of the International Criminal Court were adapted from her (sadly) all-too-relevant book, American Nuremberg: The U.S. Officials […]

World Affairs

Neocon Buffoonery Reaches A New Level

May 24, 2018 0

Step one: the DPRK destroys its nuclear testing facility Step two: Trumps cancels his meeting with Kim Jong-un Step three, just read this masterpiece: “totally irrelevant” “ours are so massive and powerful” “if you change your mind” […]

Government

Decrypting the Appointment of John Bolton

March 28, 2018 0

So perhaps the dominant wing of the Deep State is finally willing to cut a deal with Trump. To many observers, the appointment of John Bolton as national security advisor is the functional equivalent of […]

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