Marines Team Up with Islamists in Syria

Trump and the Pentagon have sent a number of Marines to al-Tanf in Syria where they are participating in live-fire exercises. According to Reuters, the objective of the exercise is designed to send “a strong message to Russia and Iran that the Americans and the rebels intend to stay and confront any threats to their [...]

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 Says He Doesn’t Need a Fake Chemical Attack to Bomb Syria

Now that the noninterventionist president appears ready to give the go-ahead to kill more people in Syria, the corporate script reading media is providing the sort of necessary propaganda required to get the American people in the mood for mass murder. There is NO EVIDENCE of this. But we no longer need evidence, merely the [...]

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, [...]

Trump’s Neocon Conversion and the Syrian 180

You have to feel a little sorry for the folks who voted for Trump expecting him to live up to his promise to bring the troops home and stop killing people.  On Thursday Trump cleared up any doubt about his neocon conversion. Once again he made his supporters—or those interested in nonintervention at least—out to [...]

Bob Woodward’s “Bad Book” Describes “Crazytown” Coup

Former Washington Post journalist Bob Woodward’s latest book is a bomb designed to blow out one of the final stanchions of a teetering Trump administration. Already taking on serious water after two capodecina were taken down by Team Mueller, the Trump administration is listing, the crew and captain in a state of disarray and exciteability—that [...]

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 [...]

Delusions of the Social Justice Warrior Gang

Main tenets of the social warrior: RACISM. It’s true, there are racist people. But so what? If they’re not killing, lynching, or dragging people behind pickup trucks, what is the problem? People have an absolute right to be idiots, narrow-minded, hateful, racist, and sexist—so long as such prejudices and irrational fear are not acted upon [...]

Russian Collusion Poll Shows How Easily Americans Are Fooled

The Washington Post has posted the results of a recent poll conducted in conjunction with ABC News. President Trump’s disapproval rating has hit a high point of 60 percent, according to a new Washington Post-ABC News poll that also finds that clear majorities of Americans support the special counsel’s Russia investigation and say the president [...]

Soros Democrats Promise to Shut Down First Amendment

Have you read the Soros plan to shut down the opposition? It is posted at Scribd with the following description. Full David Brock confidential memo on fighting Donald Trump obtained by the Washington Free Beacon at the Jan. 19-21, 2017, ‘Democracy Matters’ Florida donor retreat at Turnberry Isle Resort in Aventura, Fla. Democracy Matters: Strategic [...]