Category Archives: War and peace

The Mind of Putin

This is worth watching for Peterson’s ‘don’t interrupt me again’ death stare alone. Morgan couldn’t resist less than 20 seconds in. As one of the more thuggish propagandists of mandates and masks (to say nothing of Zelenskyite malarkey about Ukrainian … Continue reading

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Nation that atomically incinerated 200,000 civilians slams Putin

More recently: The wars in Iraq and Afghanistan have killed at least 500,000, according to report. Los Angeles Times, January, 2003: The Nuclear Option in Iraq. WASHINGTON — One year after President Bush labeled Iraq, Iran and North Korea the … Continue reading

Posted in History, War and peace | 19 Comments

Completely disinterested arms dealers honour TV personality

They must really care: Zelensky will deliver keynote address at US defense industry conference.

Posted in Foreign policy, War and peace | 36 Comments

Backing NATO but whining about superpower encroachment

And we have an ocean: Alarming Solomon Islands move shows China’s growing influence.

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There is no finer writer on military-strategic affairs in Australia

But nobody would publish Gray Connolly’s latest analysis of the war in Ukraine. The truth hurts: For we in the West, there is a stark contrast between Russia’s valuable acquisitions in mere months versus our years of stupid wars in … Continue reading

Posted in Defence and national security, War and peace | 37 Comments

Trumped

She bet everything on the Jan 6 Hoax: Liz Cheney suffers ‘crushing’ defeat in Republican Primary.

Posted in Left-wing extremism, War and peace | 54 Comments

Come for a sawn-off, leave with an anti-tank missile system

Biden’s boot sale for mafiosi: Only 30 percent of US weapons sent to Ukraine reach destination.

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Zellywood

⚡️ Ukrainian forces have put civilians in harm’s way by establishing bases and operating weapons systems in populated residential areas. — Amnesty International (@amnesty) August 4, 2022

Posted in Legal affairs, War and peace | 14 Comments

The Ghost of Geeveston

IN late May, tributes flowed – in newspaper parlance – for Tasmanian truck driver Mick O’Neill who died on the front line of the Russo-US/Ukrainian War. The Australian media – as in thrall to official propaganda about Ukraine as they … Continue reading

Posted in Fake news, Media, War and peace | 12 Comments

German Economy Minister: Russia is using “gas as a weapon”

The rejoinders write themselves: Germany fears Russia gas cut may become permanent.

Posted in International, War and peace | 16 Comments

Well, they did buy the place in 2014

Property rights: New York Times confirms on-the-ground CIA agents are directing war in Ukraine.

Posted in Foreign policy, War and peace | 5 Comments

Modern Western foreign policy is the art of theatrical amnesia

NATO leaders are shocked – shocked! – to discover that Russia has grown closer to China.

Posted in Foreign policy, War and peace | 10 Comments

Quick! Send a celebrity to be photographed with Mr Zelensky

That’ll help: Ukraine’s Sievierodonetsk falls to Russian forces after one of war’s bloodiest fights.

Posted in International, War and peace | 10 Comments

Why Ben Stiller is currently the biggest story out of Ukraine

Because, as Adam Creighton points out, ‘Experts’ have been so wrong on just about everything. Foreign policy experts, though, have given economists a run for their money since Russia invaded Ukraine, prompting the US and Europe to wallop Russia with … Continue reading

Posted in International, War and peace | 32 Comments

Zelensky understands contemporary ‘Western values’ very well

■ Ukraine Bans Main Opposition Party, Seizes All Its Assets. ■ Ukraine to ban music by some Russians in media and public spaces. Russian books also banned.

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Off-ramp for neo-cons: Pretending they stopped an annexation

Which was never Russia’s goal: U.S. Discussing Whether to Ask Ukraine to ‘Dial Back’ War Aims.

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Like the time Roosevelt sent Charlie Chaplin to meet Churchill

Actor Ben Stiller has met with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky in Kiev on Monday.

Posted in Media, War and peace | 5 Comments

As inflation, energy disaster and shortages assail Americans…

Democrats promise to sexually groom their children: Pelosi: Drag ‘Is What America Is All About’. That’s what they’re taking to the mid-terms.

Posted in Left-wing extremism, War and peace | 7 Comments