Should Trump be in jail? Of course!

3 Jun

Trump is awful; I’ve been observing his entire public career. But Empires in decline puke up men like him; product of the merger of neoliberal political economy and neoconservative imperial reflex. Michael Fiorillo – open thread comment on Naked Capitalism … Read More »

The US-Israel game plan for Gaza

30 Apr

Short, lucid and pithily on point.  Jonathan Cook, ousted by his onetime Guardian employer for criticising Israel, spells out the murderous cynicism informing the WashingtonSpeak, dutifully relayed by media stenographers, of “peace proposals” whose inevitable “failure” will be spun as … Read More »