Military

America as Boot Camp

March 1, 2018 0

by BILL WILLERS   “It would be some time before I fully realized that the United States sees little need for diplomacy; power is enough.” —Boutros Boutros-Ghali, 6th Secretary General of the United Nations, 1999 “The […]

Military

Tomgram: Alfred McCoy, Trumping the Empire

July 18, 2017 0

Posted by Alfred McCoy at 4:23pm, July 16, 2017. Follow TomDispatch on Twitter @TomDispatch. [Note for TomDispatch Readers: In September, Dispatch Books will publish the next in our line-up of explorations of imperial America: Alfred McCoy’s remarkable In the Shadows […]

Tyranny

Towards a « Latino Spring »?

May 16, 2017 0

Anxiety is growing in Latin America – the United States and the United Kingdom are preparing a « Spring » for them on the model of the « Arab Springs ». Of course, this time, […]

Government

Trump Dreams Vs Trump Reality – Hopes Still Permitted!

February 20, 2017 0

This article was written for the Unz Review: http://www.unz.com/tsaker/trump-dreams-vs-trump-reality-hopes-still-permitted/ For a lot of Trump supporters the past week has been a painful one. Whether we chose to react with abject panic or pretended like nothing […]

Military

Why The Cease-Fire In Syria Has Failed

September 27, 2016 0

The Western public was enthusiastic about the US – Russia agreement for a cease-fire in Syria, and believed that it could bring peace. This shows that they have no memory of how the war was […]

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