Irony, paradox, contradiction, consternation — these define the times in which we live.
Still, I find myself wondering: If a proposed troop drawdown in Afghanistan qualifies as a “mistake”
The Long War has now lasted twice as long as the average length of marriages in the US
Boston (Tomdispatch.com) | – Senator Elizabeth Warren 317 Hart Senate Office Building Washington, D.C. Dear Senator Warren: As a constituent, I have noted with interest your suggestion that you will “take a hard look” at running for president in 2020, even as you campaign for reelection to the Senate next month. Forgive me for saying […]
Boston ( Tomdispatch.com) – Donald Trump’s tenure as the 45th U.S. president may last another few weeks, another year, or another 16 months. However unsettling the prospect, the leaky vessel that is the S.S. Trump might even manage to stay afloat for a second term. Nonetheless, recent headline-making revelations suggest that, like some derelict ship […]
We’re repeating the Costly Mistakes of WW I Today