The Latest Neocon Murder Spree in Iran

The covert war inside Iran continues. The latest episode occurred on Saturday when a military parade in Ahvaz was attacked by gunmen, later said to be Islamic State terrorists. 29 people were killed, including women and children. I’m not buying the Islamic State angle, and neither are the Iranians. Iranian officials accused “a foreign regime” [...]

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’s Wars and the Threat to Free Speech

It looks like Trump will plunge us into war, either in Iran or Syria, and possibly both with the truly frightening prospect of Russia and the US going up against each other.  I remember Bush the Elder’s first war in Iraq. I recall my coworkers all of a sudden morphing into little war zealots overnight, [...]

President Bolton Threatens Russia

John Bolton warned Russia the United States will take “necessary steps” to stop it meddling in the 2018 midterms. “I made it clear that we wouldn’t tolerate meddling in 2018 and that we were prepared to take necessary steps to prevent it from happening,” he said. CBS News reports this morning: It was a statement [...]

Matt Drudge Prepares MAGA Crew for War

Both Matt Drudge and Alex Jones are responsible for motivating the disenfranchised to vote for Donald Trump. Now that Trump’s the imperial president—a narcissistic version of George W. Bush—it’s up to MAGA media to support the agenda, even if that agenda is markedly different than what he told us while on the campaign trail.  For [...]

Trump’s All Cap Iran Tweet: Precursor to War?

The moment president Donald Trump invited the neocon John Bolton to run his foreign policy it was obvious Iran would fall between the crosshairs. Bolton has advocated killing Iranians since his days as US ambassador (unconfirmed) to the UN.  Last Sunday, Trump threatened Iran and president Rouhani. The Donald felt it was necessary to use [...]

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 [...]

Trump Directs Threatening All-Caps Tweet to Iranian President, Twitter Reacts

Trump Directs Threatening All-Caps Tweet to Iranian President, Twitter Reacts

Last night, President Trump issued a threat directed at Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Twitter. The Tweet was a response to comments Rouhani made to a group of Iranian diplomats on Sunday. Here’s what Rouhani said, according to Reuters: “America should know that peace with Iran is the mother of all peace, and war with Iran [...]