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(Note: This article has been edited for clarity) NATO is "obsolete." The European Union will, and perhaps should, lose more members. Such are the words of the president-elect of the United States, and they are unequivocally terrible. When Trump slams NATO, he is quietly whispering to deadened nightmares Europe thought it had laid to rest. … Continue reading Donald Trump’s No Good, Very Bad, Absolutely Stupid Comments on NATO and the EU
The faded signs of "Hope and Change" still linger in the attics and closets of millions of Americans. I still have my old campaign t-shirt; I worked the phone bank in 2008 in Arizona, where ubiquitous caller ID screens let people decide if they were going to thank me or shout at me before they even … Continue reading The B+ Presidency of Barack Obama
The Russian hacking scandal of the Democratic National Party continues; accusations that incoming President-elect Donald Trump is a Russian stooge are as steady as the drumbeat of yesteryear's cries that Obama was not really a citizen. The evidence behind the attack is still thin. Yet it is also irrelevant because it seems the incoming administration has … Continue reading The Russo-Trump Alliance