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Is history about to rhyme?

The quote “History does not repeat itself, but it rhymes” is usually attributed to Mark Twain. Whether he actually wrote or said it is up for debate; no matter, most reasonable people accept the notion. 524 more words

Politics

Geopolitics 201 - Intermediate Negotiation with a Stupid and Treacherous Thug like Xi Jinping

((This following article by a retired Air Force officer represents one of many ways to deal effectively with the systematically predatory government of Xi Jinping. Another way would be to require every individual connected with China in the US to take and sign oaths to uphold the Constitution of the United States and the laws of the UN in general, including the Hague’s award on the South China Sea. 343 more words

Meher Baba

The "Walking Book of Mormon"

I don’t know how other religions deal with celebrity members, but it seems like those of us in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons) treat them like we treat Diet Coke and the Word of Wisdom: we either embrace them, regardless of their activity in or representation of the Church, or we shun, ignore or otherwise pretend they don’t belong to us. 524 more words

GOP AGs warn Dems that if climate skeptics can be prosecuted for 'fraud,' so can alarmists 

Maybe this will stop the leftist drive to sue people who disagree with them on globull warming.

If Democratic attorneys general can pursue climate-change skeptics for fraud, then also at risk of prosecution are climate alarmists whose predictions of global doom have failed to materialize. 19 more words

Spy Books Worth A Damn: "Missing Man: The American Spy Who Vanished in Iran"

MISSING MAN: THE AMERICAN SPY WHO VANISHED IN IRAN

By Barry Meier

Farrar Straus Giroux, $27.00,  273 pp.

The American public — especially the media — tends to demand, “Who’s to blame?” when a person vanishes in a foreign land with no explanation as to why, or whether, he is being held. 198 more words

Intelligence Tradecraft

Peace Action quoted in the Associated Press, Washington Post, NY Times and Washington Times regarding Obama visit to Hiroshima

Kudos to our Senior Director for Policy and Politics, Paul Kawika Martin, for his stellar media outreach work.

The Associated Press article has a great quote by the wonderful 91 year old Hibakusha (A-bomb survivor) Sunao Tsuboi, who we had the honor of hosting at our 2002 student conference in California.  351 more words

Nuclear Weapons

Tatiana Branch: Pay your taxes. It's patriotic.

It’s that time of the year again — tax season — and with April 15 rapidly approaching, some Americans who belong to the upper 1 percent — the rich — are not OK with paying higher taxes. 243 more words

Middle-class