Living Among Those Who Pretend to Sleep

The Navajo (Dine’) have a saying that goes something like:  “It is not possible to awaken those who only pretend to sleep.”  This pretty well sums up the vast majority of folks who live in Empire.  Emphasis on “vast”. Fremont, Nebraska…Christmas Eve, 1952:  Mother read me “The Night Before Christmas” just before turning off my bedroom light.  One of my first memories, andContinue reading

Is Trump threatening to attack North Korea? Or is it a Sino-US-NK ménage-à-trois dance? China Rising Radio Sinoland 170413

Pictured below, North Korean leader Kim Jong-un overseeing a massive military and patriotic parade (Image by Xinhuanet) Downloadable SoundCloud podcast (also at the bottom of this page), as well as being syndicated on iTunes and Stitcher Radio (links below): was very disappointed that China only abstained in yesterday’s United Nations Security Council resolution to persecute Syria and its President BasharContinue reading

Syria Again Falsely Accused of Chemical Weapons Use

Dispatches from STEPHEN LENDMAN As expected, Western media, in unison, on cue, automatically blamed him for what happened – what’s most important never asked after these type incidents. Cui bono? What strategic benefit could Assad achieve by killing his own people – with chemical or other weapons? None, of course.  Washington, its rogue allies and terrorist foot soldiers have plenty toContinue reading