The Idiot’s Tale: Signifying What, Exactly?

Don’s sister Ivanka, whom Trump seems smitten by, described what it was like when Daddy decided to play his satyr-like pranks with the kids, often on the ski slopes in Aspen. “We were sort of bred to be competitive,” Ivanka recalled. “DadREAD ON

ONLINE GOLD: Putin meets Trump, some quick impressions.

Putin’s people have free health care, and free college, and were it not for US sanctions and threats to anyone who deals with them, rather than our exploitation class, his people would be thriving economically.

Trump Plays Nuclear ‘Chicken’ with Putin over Syria

Both President Emmanuel Macron of France, and Prime Minister Theresa May of UK, have already gone on record as supporting the neoconservative position, that the U.S. and its allies should dictate to the sovereign government of Syria, and that Syria’sREAD ON

Qatar and the forty thieves

What is different in those scenarios was that the fate of Assad was sealed by his people, and the support he received from his people and friends of Syria, but what is the likelihood of the Qatari Royals receiving suchREAD ON

After Riyadh summit, Sunni unity crumbling

In 2011, the Qataris put their full weight behind “Arab Spring” efforts to overthrow a slew of Arab governments. Most of the Qatari-backed incoming regimes and opposition activists, however, were Islamists, mainly of the MB variety, which is reviled byREAD ON

Plutocrats – a review.

Miles Report No. 87 – Plutocrats – a review. Plutocrats – The Rise of the New Global Super-rich and the Fall of Everyone Else.  Chrystia Freeland.  Anchor Canada (Penguin Random House), Toronto. 2012/2014.   The  scope of Plutocrats is quite broad,READ ON