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May 22nd, 2018 - 11:06 am § in Foreign Affairs

Dissident Saudi prince calls for overthrow of King Salman, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and the ruling Trumpists

Prince Khaled bin Farhan made the appeal , saying that the damage being done to the Saudi royal family and the kingdom by Salman’s “irrational, erratic and stupid” rule had gone beyond the point of no-return. In an interview with Middle East Eye, Prince Khaled, who was given political asylum i[...]

May 15th, 2018 - 12:08 pm § in Donald Trump, Foreign Affairs, Hypocrisy

WTO Breaks Up Bromance Between Trump and Macron?

Trump’s demeaning comments about the  Word Trade Organization may now test The Don’s bromance with President Marcon. The WTO ruled today that Airbus has failed to fix the harm done to Boeing from European government loans used to develop its A380 and A350 jets. The U.S. said it will now[...]

May 15th, 2018 - 10:44 am § in Donald Trump, Foreign Affairs, Hypocrisy, Repugnants

Opening Trump Jerusalem

How the world sees us … As it actually was ….[...]

May 10th, 2018 - 1:32 am § in Foreign Affairs, Hypocrisy, Repugnants, UW

Trump’s Axis of Fawning Loyalists

Trump Wars Ask Rex Tillerson about patriotic service in the era of Trump.  Now foreign policy is in Trump’s tiny hands, alongside his tweet machine.  His  advisors, Pompeo and Bolton are competent but play more of the role of Court Jesters to Charlemagne then independent advisers.  Both o[...]

April 28th, 2018 - 9:01 am § in Donald Trump, Foreign Affairs, Politics

CHINA Celebrates Korean Meetup, RUSSIA worries

BEIJING, April 28 (Xinhua) — The world welcomed the two Koreas’ joint commitment to denuclearization and permanent peace on the Korean Peninsula at Friday’s summit, looking forward to the next key meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un, top leader of the Democr[...]

April 25th, 2018 - 12:05 am § in America, Foreign Affairs, Hypocrisy

THE-Ave Challenge: What is an “American” Company

A. A company listed on the NY stock exchange B. A company with headquarters in one of the 50 states. C. A company with majority ownership in the US D. A company that pays taxes to the US. E.  I have no idea, but maybe Trump does  [...]

April 14th, 2018 - 10:03 am § in Donald Trump, Foreign Affairs

Trump: “Mission Accomplished!”

I can’t believe he tweeted that, but he did. And I’m pretty sure he didn’t run it by his speechwriters first. Even Assad is laughing. The Don declares ‘Mission Accomplished’ in Syria The political narrative emanating from Washington, D.C., changed Friday night when Th[...]

April 12th, 2018 - 10:38 am § in Bill of Rights, Foreign Affairs

SMS: Why China is a better place to be a citizen than the US

Choosing China The Chinese government is actually a party/government. It runs very much like any other corporation with a promotion ladder, management posts, etc. The part/government also owns many of China’s large corporations just as a large US corporation owns its subsidiaries.  Like any w[...]

March 20th, 2018 - 1:13 am § in Bill of Rights, Foreign Affairs, Hypocrisy

Being a Trump Female Visiting Saudi Arabia

Deena Loveland  FACEBOOK I WAS IN SAUDI ARABIA a few years ago and this would be worth your time to read. There is a place in the center of Riyadh called “CHOP CHOP SQUARE”. This is where, on Fridays, various body parts are chopped off.. Fingers, hands, heads etc, or other forms of tort[...]

March 14th, 2018 - 12:02 pm § in Foreign Affairs

The Brit Trump Flexes Brit’s Muscles in Threat to China

Boris Johnson, the UK’s version of Trump, is taking aim at China.  The blow dried hairdo, the British foreign secretary, said that when Britain’s two new ships come into service they will be sent to the them on a freedom of navigation operation to the South China Sea. Then, in a Trump l[...]