Posted on Jun 13, 2018

No, It Isn’t Liberal Hypocrisy To Ridicule Trump’s North Korea Summit

Posted in Foreign Policy, Politics

The right wing media is in a state of frenzy over criticism leveled at president Trump over the North Korean summit by, well, pretty much everyone. By almost all reasonable accounts, Trump got played by North Korea yesterday after his first face to fact meeting with Kim Jong Un. In conservative cuckoo land however, this is being heralded as the biggest diplomatic victory since Nixon went to China and a...

Posted on Jun 07, 2018

Sean Hannity Is Joining Trump For North Korean Summit To Ensure Maximum Failure

Posted in Foreign Policy, Media

Lest you thought reality couldn’t getting any stranger, joining Donald Trump for his famous North Korean summit in Singapore will be Fox’s primetime anchor and journalist extraordinaire, Sean Hannity. Adding to the comedy will be former White House aide and Fox News contributor Dr. Sebastian Gorka, who will help turn the truly bizarre meeting of madmen into one of the most insane media spectacles in history. Reported the Huff Post:...

Posted on Jun 07, 2018

Why Won’t The Far Left Acknowledge Russia’s Fascism?

Posted in Foreign Policy

The narrative the far left likes to promote about Russia is that it is morally superior to America and a victim of its imperialist agenda. Intellectuals like Glenn Greenwald, Noam Chomsky, and conspiracy theorists like Caitlin Johnstone routinely make light of Russian crimes against the West, the appalling racism in Russian society, and Vladimir Putin’s nakedly fascist government. In far left circles, America is regarded as the world’s most...

Posted on Jun 05, 2018

MEMBERS ONLY: The Sad Downfall Of Seymour Hersh

Posted in Foreign Policy, Members Only, Politics

With his memoir Reporter being released today, Seymour Hersh finds himself once again in the news as journalists sing his praises. However, as they appraise his life’s work, they must take into account his dark side. Over the past decade Hersh has grown increasingly conspiratorial and untrustworthy in his reporting, adopting bizarre theories that threaten to seriously compromise his legacy and do not befit a person of his stature. ...

Posted on May 29, 2018

Why Are We Positioning Support For A Torturer As A Vote For Feminism?

Posted in Foreign Policy, Politics

Shortly after the 9/11 attacks, Gina Haspel dispatched to a private prison in Thailand that went by the code name "Cat's Eye." This began Haspel's involvement with an elite group of counterterrorism agents. Her interrogation ability in this type of detention program skyrocketed her career — until stories about the torturous techniques used at such prisons came to light....