April 29, 2017
Middle East

Putting Humpty Together

April 10, 2017 TheGlitteringEye 0

What should our policy with respect to Syria be? What do we want to happen? Although it’s nine months old, in the light of recent developments I found this analysis by Thanassis Cambanis at The Century Foundation useful in considering those questions. First, what has our policy been? In effect [Read More]

Donald Trump

An American President Again?

April 9, 2017 mcdanielm 0

By: Mike McDaniel    As everyone not living in a cave in the South Pacific knows by now, President Trump authorized the release of 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles from two American destroyers. Their target: the Syrian Shayrat airbase, the very airbase from which a Sarin attack was launched on innocent [Read More]

World

Syria – Has Trump Fallen Into The Trap?

April 7, 2017 JoshuaPundit 0

President Donald Trump ordered two U.S. warships in the Mediterranean Sea, the USS Ross and the USS Porter, to attack a Syrian base. They fired 59 Tomahawk missiles at a single target, Shayrat Airfield in Homs province in western Syria. President Trump ordered this in response to yet another new [Read More]

Donald Trump

Bureaucrats seeking job security can be incredibly dangerous

November 6, 2016 Bookworm 0

There are few things more dangerous than a collection of bureaucrats willing to stop at nothing to keep the bureaucracy alive for their own benefit. We’ve seen that here in America. Obama’s bureaucrats, knowing that the good times roll better for bureaucrats under Democratic presidents than under Republican ones, have [Read More]

Israel

Movies as Political Propaganda: The Battle of Algiers, Part I

September 28, 2016 RAvrech 3

by Robert J. Avrech Movies are the most powerful tools of social and political propaganda the world has ever known. Consider: America wins wars only when Hollywood supports the conflict and puts itself squarely behind America’s efforts. During World War II, every studio in Hollywood backed the Allied effort against [Read More]