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Some aphorisms for the bipartisan neocon establishment

All apologies to the style of Emil Cioran.

With the neocons as much in ascendancy under Trump as any other being made apparent by recent actions in Syria, some general observations: 707 more words

Swamp Critter Chosen by Trump

Swamp Critter Chosen by Trump
by JBS President Emeritus John F. McManus

Donald Trump loves catchy phrases. Most Americans have heard him insist on the need to “Make America Great Again.” How to attain such a worthy goal doesn’t require a painstaking search. 726 more words

Politics

Is Brazil About to Elect the 'Most Misogynistic Official in the World'?

This week, Brazil’s Supreme Court will hear a case that will decide whether the country’s former president, Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, will be immediately imprisoned. 918 more words

Brexit

Fanatic

Anybody in the mood for another undeclared war?

Empire

The Rise of the Woke Warrior Wymynne

A proper meritocracy should eliminate ethnic, sectarian, and gender discrimination in order to increase the mobility of its talent pool. In an anarchic inter-state system it should be obvious that states that follow such a reasoning will probably have a more intellectually robust policy class capable of more challenging internal discussions and thus more creative policies than its competition. 1,085 more words

The Myth of the Invisible Hand: Why We Need the Guiding Hand of Government

The many zealous advocates of free-market policies, which can be summed up in the phrase, “Less government and more private enterprise in all domains of life will produce the greatest amount of material wealth and the best of all possible societies,” 2,588 more words

Act II: Free-Market Folly: Why Economics Is Not A Science

How President Trump Normalized Neoconservatism

By ilana mercer

It’s fact: Neoconservatives are pleased with President Trump’s foreign policy.

A couple of months back, Bloomberg’s Eli Lake let it know he was in neoconservative nirvana: 1,042 more words

Politicians (Trump, Donald)