Posts in category "war"
© Getty Images “The White House on Thursday confirmed that President Trump told Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto he might send the U.S. military across the border to deal with drug cartels and illegal immigration if Mexican authorities do not.” [thehill.com] Invasion of Mexico? Only a jest? A sprinkling of humor, a fillip,... Read more »
Than all the generals, Trump knows more. A genius like him suffices. So why is he asking the general corps Its plan for beating Isis?
Tillerson? Sessions? Flynn? Bannon? It’s plain Fundamentally we will experience pain. How can Putin but grin After Trump’s sworn in As dark clouds overshadow his reign.
The election was jaw-dropping, stunning; It’s too painful for me to look back. There’s good reason that scared we are running; As the future we try to unpack.
“A retired army general is slamming Donald Trump’s remarks that as President he will ask the US military to come up with a plan within one month to defeat ISIS. ‘I had to ask myself, what the hell does he think we’ve been trying to do for the last 14 years in terms of... Read more »
“President Obama said Wednesday that he planned to leave 8,400 American troops in Afghanistan until the end of his term, further slowing the drawdown in a 14-year war that Mr. Obama pledged to end on his watch but now seems likely to grind on indefinitely.” [nytimes.com] Obama’s not leaving Afghanistan. I think we’ll... Read more »
Foreign policy is not Trump’s calling; On it he sounds like Henny Penny. That everywhere the sky is falling. Except for this he hasn’t any.
“A marble bust of former Vice President Dick Cheney was officially unveiled today in the U.S. Capitol. During a mid-day ceremony, Cheney was introduced by his former boss, President George W. Bush.” [ABC News] The War in Iraq was unjust; And at Cheney’s role in it I’ve cussed. So how apt it should... Read more »
George Bush was called for jury duty Like other citizens on file. But many think instead that he For war crimes should be put on trial.
“It turns out that in 2005, Jeb thought one veteran in particular should be attacked. He even thanked other veterans for swiftboating John Kerry, whom Republican conspiracy theorist Jerome Corsi, who has never served his country, decided to accuse of cowardice in order to keep him out of the White House.” [crooksandliars.com] Whatever Trump... Read more »