Political Gamesmanship

Mystery Deepens After US Confirms 16 Diplomats Suffered “Traumatic Brain Injury” In Cuban ‘Sonic Attack’

One of the most bizarre stories this week took a more sinister turn yesterday as the US State Department officially confirmed 16 US Government employees were affected by health attacks in Cuba. State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert calmly explained the details, which are quite frankly stunning… .@statedeptspox: We can now confirm that at least 16 USG…

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WATCH: Brave Congressman Explains How US Keeps Afghan Heroin Trade Alive at Your Expense

This week, President Donald Trump, just like his predecessor Obama, promised to continue the utterly corrupt failure of a brutal occupation that is Afghanistan—despite running on a campaign to end it. For decades, the United States has been subsidizing—to the tune of billions of US tax dollars—failed projects, infrastructure, military, police, and yes, even terrorism.…

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Media Silent as Saudi Arabia Does to Itself What Assad Was Accused of Doing in Syria

The Western world was outraged when Syrian troops allegedly opened fire on anti-regime protesters in 2011, aggression that arguably provided the ignition to kick start the years-long Syrian conflict. To some extent, the world also watched in horror as the Syrian and Russian militaries pounded Aleppo into the ground last year while the media routinely condemned their actions with glaring…

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Shutdown Threat Grows as Trump Digs in on Wall

President Donald Trump’s vow Tuesday to close down the government if he doesn’t get money for the border wall mirrors private comments he has made to advisers in recent days — and could cause significant rifts within his own party if he follows through. The fight over the wall is likely to explode in September…

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Military-Industrial Complex Stock Prices Surge After Trump’s Afghan War Speech

After years of repeatedly condemning America’s involvement in Afghanistan, President Trump announced his intention this week to ramp up military operations there. Though Barack Obama adopted the exact same policy shortly after taking office in 2009, imposing a 30,000 troop surge to no avail, Trump is following the same failed path. Despite the president’s repeated vows to “win,” there…

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Petition: Remove Confederate Statues And Replace With ‘Real Hero’

Americans never cease to amaze when they fall for the politicians’ “divide and conquer” scheme. Every time you think you’ve seen it all in the way of petitions, another one surfaces that makes us take pause and mourn humanity’s regression. And this one is no different. Over 3300 people have signed a petition to remove the…

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Police State: Cops Lob Tear Gas And Pepper Balls At Protesters In Phoenix

Yesterday’s rally in Phoenix headlining president Donald Trump culminated in protests and an even bigger police state when cops decided to tear gas anti-Trump protesters who were throwing unknown items at authority figures. Phoenix, Arizona police have deployed tear gas against a group of protesters who gathered outside the venue for President Donald Trump’s rally.…

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The Problem is Bigger Than Trump and Obama — The Presidency Should be Abolished

There was something very revealing about Charlottesville and its aftermath. Not the behavior of the president, or the disturbing resiliency of Nazism, or the willingness of some counter-protesters to initiate violence. We saw how the repugnant actions of a very tiny percentage of people can be manufactured into an all-encompassing narrative – while the corporatocracy…

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ESPN Removes Announcer From Game For Having A “Confederate” Name

Falling prey to political correctness, ESPN has embarrassed themselves in a way never thought possible. Thinking they were doing right by the PC police, they removed an announcer from a game for having the name Robert Lee. *Trigger warning: An Asian man has the last name Lee* If you think this is a joke, think…

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New Sanctions On China And Russia As Pressure On North Korea

The United States has now unveiled new sanctions against 16 Chinese and Russian individuals and entities. The treasury department is coming up with new sanctions on the Chinese as a way to pressure North Korea into giving up their nuclear program. The Treasury department claims they are cracking down on those who are aiding North Korea’s…

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