This morning I heard Lindsey Graham singing Trump’s praises. Seriously, I thought he was going to break into tune. Ugh.
Good to hear.
“Step one, says Elliott Abrams: Get rid of Steve Bannon.
“He’s not a good influence on the president,” Abrams, no man to mince words, tells me. Having the White House’s chief political strategist on the National Security Council “was a terrible mistake,” and booting him was a good start to what needs to happen. A giant smile spreads across his face at the thought of Bannon being forced out of the White House completely.“
FYI readers. One of the greatest mistakes this country ever made. The anniversary of which was yesterday.
At least back then the House voted on war.
No. It certainly is not.
This is really an incredible website. A way perhaps for the average person to cut through some of the “fog of war.”
Don’t worry. It’s for a good cause.
The military is big government. Real big. We spend vast vast sums on the military now. What we need is a smaller, less manpower intensive, more specialized, and less expensive military.
Military spending and the Military Industrial Complex is one of the cronyist parts of the government. But “conservatives” always give such spending a pass. They should not.
We love the cuts to other agencies but why not just give it back to the taxpayers whence it came?
The world needs much more analysis like this. This is excellent. Clear, levelheaded, thoughtful political analysis. And it comes to us from a professor at Cal State Fullerton and in Counter Punch of all places.
I’m sorry folks but you Dems who got so worked up for Hillary were had. She was the war candidate (she said removing Assad was priority number one) and deeply corrupt to boot. You had a chance to steer things in the fight direction with Ron Paul.
This isn’t what we’re told of course. But it is sadly all too true. And the military industrial complex likes the “progressives” right back.
We suspect that we’d have some big time issues with Ms. Gabbard on a myriad of things, but on the issue of war (she is a former warrior herself) she is a breath of fresh air. Too bad Pelosi’s Democratic machine chased her out of leadership.