Monthly Archives: December 2016

How an evidence-free CIA finding alleging Russian interference in the US election was turned into an indisputable ‘truth’

Originally posted on what's left:
December 17, 2016 Updated December 18, 2016 By Stephen Gowans Only a few days ago the New York Times acknowledged that the CIA finding that the Kremlin hacked the Democratic National Convention’s computers with…

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Ignoring the US. Why Not?

Articles like this one drive me crazy because while, in a way, they state the obvious, that yeah, the US is being ignored (kind of), the reasons being offered, our « values » oriented diplomacy isn’t really values oriented. At least not … Continue reading

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Peeling the Onion

This post from Stupidity Tries is a must read for anyone who wants to know just how far right the Left has gone. H/T to Tarzie, again, for this one.

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This Just In

I sometimes take a look at the comment section of articles I read and this morning came across a link to another blogger whose take on things seems pretty reasonable.  Take a gander: Liberal Finger Pointing: Next up . . … Continue reading

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Diana Johnston Gets It. Again.

Just came across her latest, to the point analysis of just what’s going on with all the “fake news”, russophobia, and all the rest.  Read it and wake up! http://www.counterpunch.org/2016/12/19/the-bad-losers-and-what-they-fear-losing/

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At Least 14 US Coalition Military Officers Allegedly Captured by Syrian forces in East Aleppo Bunker

Originally posted on OffGuardian:
Syrian Army soldier holds up Al Nusra Front (al Qaeda in Syria) flag in the Umayyed Mosque, Old City, after government troops liberated terrorist-occupied East Aleppo this week (Image: Vanessa Beeley for 21st Century Wire) from…

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Yes, Throw the Celebrity Clowns Away

Originally posted on Popaganda:
Regular readers will know that one of the most unfair and purist things I do on this blog is to quote people like John Oliver and Jon Stewart accurately when they say transparently power-serving things. It…

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