WHY WON’T TRUMP CONDEMN THE SAUDIS? (HINT: IT’S ISRAEL. ALSO, IRAN)

Deconstructed The Intercept Oct 18, 2018 (this link has audio, below is a transcript) The US and Saudi Arabia have been friends since 1945, when President Franklin D. Roosevelt met with Saudi Arabia’s founding king, Abdulaziz, onboard the USS Quincy in the Suez Canal to strike the deal of the century: Washington would provide the security … Continue reading WHY WON’T TRUMP CONDEMN THE SAUDIS? (HINT: IT’S ISRAEL. ALSO, IRAN)

The entire system of arms control will unravel as a result of US withdrawal from the INF Treaty.

"Are those who have spent the past two years warning of a Trump-Kremlin conspiracy and cheering confrontation with Russia ready to shut the fuck up yet?" ~ Aaron Maté US Tears up Landmark INF Treaty by ANDREI AKULOV Strategic Culture 21.10.2018 Donald Trump announced the decision to exit from the bedrock 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF Treaty), which bans … Continue reading The entire system of arms control will unravel as a result of US withdrawal from the INF Treaty.

The Real Danger of Russiagate Always has been the Martyrdom of Trump

by O Society October 20, 2018 Mueller Report Public Service Announcement: Prepare for Disappointment The real danger of Russiagate is there is no collusion. Remember how it started. This is the first the public heard of Russian election meddling on behalf of Trump. Hillary Clinton alerted us to it. Here is her own Public Service … Continue reading The Real Danger of Russiagate Always has been the Martyrdom of Trump

Saudi Arabia Financed the Killers of the American Troops I Commanded

What Keeps Washington DC in Bed with the Saudis? Maj. Danny Sjursen TruthDig October 17, 2018 It’s time to ask an uncomfortable question: What exactly is the U.S. getting out of its partnership with Saudi Arabia? The answer is: nothing but headaches, human rights abuses and national embarrassment. In the cynical past, the U.S. could at … Continue reading Saudi Arabia Financed the Killers of the American Troops I Commanded

How Fascism Works: the Politics of Us and Them and its Normalization

(Editor's note: see our series on the Conservative Moral Hierarchy and notice how much overlap there is between what Stanley calls fascism and Lakoff calls the CMH. Also please see our Word of the Day Series The "F" Word: What is Fascism?) On Trump and the Rise of Fascism Across the Globe Democracy Now! October 11, … Continue reading How Fascism Works: the Politics of Us and Them and its Normalization

Unsolicited Advice for an Undeclared Presidential Candidate: A Letter to Elizabeth Warren

by O Society October 17, 2018 I opened up the paper and what did I see? Elizabeth Warrren proving she's a Cherokee! No! NO! NOOOOOOOOOOO! Egads! Hasn't anybody been paying attention? You do not step into the traps Donald Trump sets for you. They are big open pits. Easy to see. Hard to miss. Hasn't … Continue reading Unsolicited Advice for an Undeclared Presidential Candidate: A Letter to Elizabeth Warren

Bill Clinton Called when Trump was Deciding Whether or Not to Run for President

Donald Trump talked politics with Bill Clinton weeks before launching 2016 bid By Robert Costa and Anne Gearan Washington Post August 5, 2015 Former president Bill Clinton had a private telephone conversation in late spring with Donald Trump at the same time that the billionaire investor and reality-television star was nearing a decision to run for the White … Continue reading Bill Clinton Called when Trump was Deciding Whether or Not to Run for President