Adopting the tools of our enemies, a path to victory

Summary:  Follow-up to Is the War on Terror over (because there are no longer two sides)?-- which discussed reports that the US has supported terrorist groups seeking to overthrow Iran’s government.  This post considers what this means for the War on Terror (it is over) – and historical precedents for adopting the tools of our enemies (it often works). What … Continue reading Adopting the tools of our enemies, a path to victory

It’s is not just McCain who believes we’re dumb – it’s a crowd

Summry:  A prominent neocon continues the campaign to convince us that Alaska's proximity to Russia gives Gov Palin foreign policy experience.  This post, third in a series, discusses why this is important, and that regarding it as funny might turn out to be gallows humor. Sidebar message:  Whatever your views, please make them heard in … Continue reading It’s is not just McCain who believes we’re dumb – it’s a crowd