Some of you are aware of my editorial policy of not burning electrons and time debating over trivial things like the isms and schisms of labels — unless even the most subtle of nominal permutations can mean the difference between framing an important truth and maintaining a social or political falsehood. But calling the ramped-up […]Read More DON’T CALL THEM MIGRANTS
What happened to the good old days when America can efficiently pull-off a regime change without a massive amount of suspicion or immediate backlash? Has America lost its magical touch for revolution, or is it excessively blinded by the prize it really wants and has become tactically dumb as a result? And is Russia’s involvement […]Read More IRAQ AND UKRAINE – PRIORITY PROBLEM OR OBSESSION?
I just watched a fascinating interview with National Security Agency Director, General Keith Alexander, where he answers critics of the NSA’s counter-terrorism surveillance programs with a challenge at the 15:09 mark: “Can somebody come up with a better way of doing it?” Here’s my way: starve the terrorist beast. I admit that my way […]Read More YES, NSA. THERE IS A BETTER WAY.
As we move closer to this Washington-hatched fantasy known as the Middle East Peace Talks between the Israelis and the Palestinians, watch this video of a Wednesday night exchange in the Israeli Knesset between Arab MK Jamal Zahalka and fellow Israeli lawmakers: Zahalka was subsequently heckled by Habayit Hayehudi lawmakers, who said, “You […]Read More NETANYAHU: NOT TRUE & NEVER