Trump May Replace Sec. Def. Mattis with a Neocon

According to Bob Woodward’s latest book, Secretary of Defense Jim “Mad Dog” Mattis believes President Trump has the intellectual and emotional capacity of a fifth- or sixth-grader. Mattis, of course, denies saying this, but true or not the remark undoubtedly angered Trump, the midnight tweeter with a massive ego who never misses an opportunity to [...]

Trump Admin: Kill Syrians Until “We Get What We Want”

I’ve said this for years. The neocon strategy in the Middle East is total, unrelenting war and mass murder, not the delivery of “democracy,” but rather to destabilize and remake nations into compliant client states approved of by Israel. So when an “unnamed” Trump administration official said “our job is to help create quagmires [for [...]

Fire and Fury 2.0: Trump Threatens Historic Consequences

You know it’s serious when the president tweets in all caps.  That’s what he did late Sunday. He threatened Iran after his secretary of state delivered a speech condemning the country and its religious leaders.  To Iranian President Rouhani: NEVER, EVER THREATEN THE UNITED STATES AGAIN OR YOU WILL SUFFER CONSEQUENCES THE LIKES OF WHICH [...]