‘Extermination’ and ‘Crematoriums’ in Syrian Prisons – Anatomy of a Smear Campaign

We can react with nothing but horror, wondering how the world can allow such things to happen. We all want President Bashar al-Assad, known in the press as Syria’s henchman or more affectionately the butcher of Damascus, to be brought to justice. Who wouldn’t? In practical terms, this means regime change, which has long been the American objective. Interventionism…What a happy coincidence thatContinue reading

European Glacier Finally Melting

Dispatches from Deena Stryker Story to Watch:  European Glacier Finally Melting Unintentionally, that remark may have been the straw that broke the back of the seventy year old European camel diligently carrying America’s load. In a little-noted coincidence on Memorial Day weekend, the much longed for death of America’s Russia-Hater in chief, Zbigniew Brzezinski was immediately followed by two equallyContinue reading

From Truman to Trump (Extra War, Hold the Peace)

We might also posit that America’s compulsive need to have an enemy has incurred humanity’s greatest opportunity costs: In everything from security itself, to individual and collective freedom, economic prosperity, international relations, financial stability, political effectiveness, human rights, social harmony and equality, technical and scientific cooperation, legislative progress, and many other areas or concerns that have been and remain vitalContinue reading