Tag Archives: Sunni Shia

On cutting the crap, breaking the Caliphate’s back, and focusing on America

Honoring Paris’s dead and wounded is now being done with crocodile tears, candles, moments of silence, crowds of strangers holding hands, pledges of solidarity, the endless, pro forma¬† singing of national anthems, and bouquets of followers mounded up as colorful, … Continue reading

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Obama-vs-Islamic State: Here comes more debt, more death, and another lost war

“Will you never look at the facts rather than at those who put them to you?” Titus Livy “You might as well appeal against a thunderstorm as against these terrible hardships of war. War is cruelty, there is no use … Continue reading

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Remember: No nation has a “right to exist”

Most U.S. politicians have for so long shilled on behalf of Israel’s ahistorical and deceitful contention that a nation has a “right to exist” that it probably was inevitable they would come to believe the lie themselves. As noted here … Continue reading

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Libya and Bahrain: Neutering the Constitution, heading for disaster

Next to the right to bear arms, I do not think there is a clearer statement in the U.S. Constitution than the one that says only Congress can declare war. Reasonable people can argue about other, less clear passages, but … Continue reading

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