Monthly Archives: August 2018

Kathy Manning

Lest I be banned by Twitter. A tight race is shaping up in an NC district that Democrats have a chance to flip #Greensboro voters know #KathyManning to be an idiot, liar and thief who supports #BabyKillers. #TedBudd #gsopol #KathyManning … Continue reading

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Frightening the Germans

MoA – Microsoft Promotes Russia Scare To Gain Insider Access To Campaign Information: Microsoft now offers a “special cybersecurity protection” to those candidates and campaigns that use its Office 365, Outlock or Hotmail cloud services. NYT – Facebook Fueled Anti-Refugee … Continue reading

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Trump Uses Turkey to Destroy Israel

From Marshall Auerback at The Asia Times: Turkey represents over 10% of NATO personnel – more than the UK and France combined… The bulk of Turkey’s maturing external debt is denominated in a foreign currency… “With the Turkish lira trading … Continue reading

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The Spy Who Went Out in the Cold

From Ray McGovern: Newly released official documents obtained by the National Security Archive showing that CIA Director Gina Haspel directly supervised waterboarding at the first CIA “Black Site” simply confirm what Senate Intelligence Committee Chair Richard Burr (R-NC) already knew as he orchestrated … Continue reading

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Trump Destroys the Golem

Russia proved it owned the battlefield in Ukraine, as it does in Syria. Everything else is academic: Exclusive: Despite tensions, Russia seeks U.S. help to rebuild Syria The proposal was sent in a July 19 letter by Valery Gerasimov, the … Continue reading

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Petrowars Averted

From Alex Emmons at The Intercept: The countries lobbying hardest for Tillerson’s removal were Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, both of which were frustrated by Tillerson’s attempts to mediate and end their blockade of Qatar… The plan, which … Continue reading

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The Monster That Wouldn’t Die

There is now a full-scale (re-)union between the Democratic Party and neocons, extending far beyond mere opposition to Trump or even Russia. They are building new coalitions and foreign policy advocacy groups together. Neocons are everywhere on MSNBC. It's a … Continue reading

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