Trump promised to give Americans hope for change. Instead Trump has kept us on the bipartisan path to an over-extended state and decay.
Lind explains hidden truths about the real cost to our membership in NATO. Journalists seldom mention them because it would quench the Cold War hysteria.
The peace negotiations with North Korea reveal much about America. The world is watching and learning, even if we remain oblivious.
Summary: Yesterday's post explained why our Long War has produced so few gains at such a high cost in money and blood. It did not explain why our military — led by the best-educated officers in history — repeats the tactics that have failed in so many similar wars? This leads to a second question: after that problem is … Continue reading How to win the Long War
Summary: As Trump and his general-dominated foreign policy team expand and intensify our wars, the calls for more killing rise again. As in an article in the respected journal of the Navy Institute. We should just say no. “Insanity is repeating the same mistakes and expecting different results.” — No said by Einstein but by Alcoholics … Continue reading Don’t listen to the calls for more killing in the WOT