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Whatever possession we gain by our sword cannot be sure or lasting, but the love gained by kindness and moderation is certain and durable. -Alexander the Great…
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Will Congress try to take back its war-making power? From Ron Paul at ronpaulinstitute.org:
Last week something historic happened in the US Senate. For the first time in 45 years, a chamber of the US Congress voted to pull US forces from a military conflict under the 1973 War Powers Act. 505 more words
Imagine if Russia had pulled the same stunts Saudi Arabia recently has: bombing a small, poor neighbor into oblivion, murdering a journalist in an embassy. The uproar would be incessant and interminable, and there would sanctions on top of sanctions on top of sanctions. 177 more words
When the World Crumbles, I'll Blame the Democrats + A Marxist Perspective on Bernie Sanders' Yemen Bill + Caleb Maupin: Who are “Houthis”?
Originally published on the Leftist Critic blog on May 18, 2018.
In the heart of Pyongyang, in Jongphyong-dong, Phyongchon District, there is what some have called the “world’s biggest art factory” or likely the “largest art production center in the world.” This is the Mansudae Art Studio, which employs 4,000 people (who are male and female) 800 of whom are artists, with… 4,578 more words