Tag Archives: Russia

A Trumped-Up Presidency?

Washington D.C. has come from a national side show to be America’s preeminent theater, albeit the silliness of its productions has grown as well. President Calvin Coolidge said the chief business of the American people was business; today’s politicians and … Continue reading

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Gleanins From The Passing Scene … (Politically Uncorrected)

This weeks’ work: Reality sucks?  Trump facts from the past … Russia’s national legislative election is looking rocky. The pro-Putin party ‘s prospects seem bright. (Too bright?) The European Union: Why the center cannot hold and fracture will proceed. (Article) … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Our weekly accumulation: Turkey jailed 62 students 14-17 yrs for treason after failed coup. Families excluded from prison. Amnesty International claims thousands of coup prisoners are severely mistreated. Turkey canceled 50,000 passports. Democratic Turkey’s demise: Kemal Ataturk’s dream collapses back … Continue reading

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Tinfoil Headgear and a Simple Question …

Given: Russia: New statistics show sharp growth in the numbers of Russians living in poverty. China will lay off 5 to 6 million workers. So Russian has invaded Ukraine and intervened in Syria while China is grabbing and militarizing South China … Continue reading

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Syria:Russians Appear and Disappear …

While we are fixated by our ‘news’ media upon the awfulness of Trump, Russia’s President Putin is withdrawing the “main part” of his troops from Syria. Just as ‘peace talks’ are alleged to be underway. We suppose from that, that … Continue reading

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“POLITICIAN”: One Who Is Glad To Give Your Life For His Country

As this is written, the sounds of the TV broadcast from the Academy  Awards drifts in from an adjoining room. As all know who care and many more who don’t, the politicized black movement is unhappy with its share of … Continue reading

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Will Syria Pit he New Allies Against the New Axis?

Syria is in the news, sort of. The presence of ISIS is prominent; the realities, less so. This is how it appears to us; you need not agree. Disagreements welcome, in fact. A nasty dictator Bashar Assad, is fighting a civil … Continue reading

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