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Dumb, Dumber & Dumbest

The 2016 US elections are in full swing with a deluge of candidates on both sides jockeying for media attention. Without doubt the most flamboyant character in the electoral pack is the 69 year old Donald J. 550 more words

Geopolitical

Turkey in the Straw

It concerns me greatly that Turkey is firing on Kurdish positions. Rather than focusing the fight on ISIS, and exterminating that problem out of Middle East, Turkey seems to be using the excuse of… 434 more words

GeoPolitical

Trying to Coax a Turkey out of a Tree

I was reading about the Suruc bombing in Turkey this past Monday, which made me question whether the Islamic State actually did commit that act, as they haven’t leapt forward to claim responsibility, as is their usual trend. 68 more words

GeoPolitical

John Kerry really is an idiot

One of the serious concerns about the Iran nuclear deal — other than the fact that now Iran will have nuclear weapons soon — is the possibility (nay, inevitability) Iran will take the money it’s getting and use it to fund terrorism. 160 more words

Political

The past ain't what it used to be

So now we’re told that meaningful inspections weren’t ever on the table in the first place:

On April 7, 2015, President Barack Obama’s National Security Adviser Ben Rhodes told CNN’s Jake Tapper, “under this deal, you will have anywhere, any time 24/7 access as it relates to the nuclear facilities that Iran has.”

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This is why we didn't join the ICC

Five years ago, Turkish anti-Israel militants on a flotilla purporting to carry humanitarian supplies to Gaza ambushed Israeli soldiers who boarded their ship. A battle ensued in which a few of the thugs were killed, and a predictable international outrage followed. 135 more words

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eRegime

About a week ago, I was asked whether I was willing to help promote a forum game called eRegime by Dawaldo, who is one of the site founders and active user. 387 more words

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