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Washington's Hollow Men Write Their Own Ticket--and Yours 1/2

The “experts” in President Donald Trump’s first cabinet.

We are the hollow men
We are the stuffed men
Leaning together
Headpiece filled with straw. Alas! 999 more words

Donald Trump

Permanent War Is Bad for You

But It’s So Good for Business; What Can We Do?

I wonder if the American dedication to permanent war over the past quarter-century worries you as much as it does me. 850 more words

Donald Trump

The War of US and NATO Imperialism in Afghanistan by Fazal Rahman, Ph.D.

by Fazal Rahman, Ph.D.
Writer, Dandelion Salad
Originally published on imperialismandthethirdworld, Oct. 14, 2017
October 16, 2017, revised October 19, 2017

Sixteen years of war in Afghanistan by US and NATO imperialism is the longest in their history. 2,699 more words

Politics

Quadriga by Gaither Stewart

by Gaither Stewart
Writer, Dandelion Salad
Rome, Italy
September 27, 2017

A five-meter tall resplendent Quadriga sculpture tops the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, the Arc de Triomphe in Paris, the Wellington Arch in London, The Bolshoy Theater in Moscow, the Victor Emmanuel Monument in Rome, and other important structures elsewhere. 1,546 more words

Politics

Alliances are excuses for wars!

Do you agree that alliances are simply excuses for wars?

Alliances serve to legitimize wars?

Control Of Humanity

The American Military Uncontained

W.J. Astore

In my latest article for TomDispatch.com, I detail how the U.S. military is out everywhere but winning nowhere.  What I mean by not winning is the military’s failure to end wars on terms remotely favorable to national security and the interests of democracy.   1,094 more words

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