Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Foreign Policy

Why Was WWII Bad, Actually?

World War II: the great necessary war of our civilization.  Because Hitler was evil incarnate, therefore he had to be physically defeated.  The reality of Hitler means that the good guys - America and...

By Recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s Capital, Trump Removes US Pretense of Neutrality

Last week, President Trump announced that the US would recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. The move was widely panned on the international stage, with many world leaders expressly condemning the action. Protests broke...

Yemen’s Silent Numbers: Official Death Count Masks War’s Toll on Civilians

Nobody knows how many are dying in Saudi Arabia’s bombing campaign, rights groups say Faced with war, starvation and disease, the people of Yemen are suffering the worst humanitarian crisis on Earth. After over two...

Trump Allegedly Building Private Erik Prince Run Spy Network To Counter “Deep State”

Here's the article that alleges it, though there have been a few to have made this claim. This prospect - a President elected democratically, but opposed by the deep state, who then sets up his...

Blowback for Christmas

December is here and you know what that means. That's right. It's time for the dinosaur media and the U.S. government to conduct their annual 'let's scare the hell out of the American people during the...

Is North Korea Really a ‘State Sponsor of Terrorism’?

President Trump announced last week that he was returning North Korea to the US list of “state sponsors of terrorism” after having been off the list for the past nine years. Americans may wonder...

The Quirin Decision of 1942 Revisited

In Ex Parte Quirin (1942) the U.S. Supreme Court justified the trial by military commission of eight German soldiers “captured” on American soil. Edward S. Corwin called the case “a ceremonious detour to a...

Let’s Adopt The U.S. Naval Policy of 1890

Back in 1890, the U.S. Naval Policy Board said in a report: “We fear no encroachments on our territory, nor are we tempted at present to encroach on that of others. We have no colonies,...

Continued Intervention in South America

Despite his anti-establishment reputation, Trump is continuing the U.S. empire tradition of threatening regime change and meddling in other countries’ affairs, not only in the Middle East and Africa, but now with a focus...

Why Are We Helping Saudi Arabia Destroy Yemen?

It’s remarkable that whenever you read an article about Yemen in the mainstream media, the central role of Saudi Arabia and the United States in the tragedy is glossed over or completely ignored. A...
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