With phrases like, “In political terms, Russia’s interference was the crime of the century, an unprecedented and largely successful destabilizing attack on American democracy;” “That spectacle has obscured the magnitude of Moscow’s attempt to hijack a precious and now vulnerable-seeming American democratic process;” “”Russia violated our sovereignty, meddling in one of our most sacred acts […]

Foreign Affairs
John McCain Accuses Rand Paul of Treason
March 17, 2017

Senator John McCain, who never saw a war he didn’t want to start, became upset with his colleague, Senator Rand Paul, for blocking his bill to allow Montenegro to become a member of NATO from coming up for a vote. In response to Paul objecting to his bill, McCain declared that Paul “is now working […]

Foreign Affairs
Warmongering Rag Denounces Trump as Warmonger
March 5, 2016

The New York Times is running a column for their Sunday edition by Nicholas Kristof entitled, “Donald the Dangerous,” where Kristof says that if Trump were elected he might actually start a war. A second major concern is that Trump would start a trade war, or a real war… Trump has also called for more […]

Any Democrat Who Supports Hillary Clinton is a Fraud
November 19, 2015

Bob Murphy tweeted out a video today that got me thinking. It’s a video of Hillary Clinton on the floor of the Senate justifying her support for regime change in Iraq in 2002. Now you can make the argument that Hillary was misled with false and faulty intelligence from the Bush administration, but, as I’ve […]

Blowback in Paris
November 14, 2015

While it’s largely considered bad form to criticize so soon after a tragedy, our own experience with 9/11 should remind us of the dangers of allowing political leaders to exploit tragedy to create further suffering. French President Francois Hollande stated, “It is an act of war that was waged by a terrorist army…” This is […]