Category Archives: American politics

How are open borders a winning strategy for the left?

It is a complete mystery. Why are there votes in allowing anyone who wants to show up to enter your nation state and just stay there while claiming every welfare benefit available to the population that finances them? Explain this … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, Politics of the Left | 34 Comments

A first class temperament

I find this remarkable. Both from Drudge. TRUMP 2019: CALM DOWN AND ENJOY THE RIDE… Calls ex-general ‘dog’ with ‘big, dumb mouth’… MSM: HE. WILL. STEP. DOWN… YEAR END POLL: APPROVAL 47%… In Newly Divided Govt, Who Will Control Political … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, Politics of the Left | 30 Comments

US govt shutdowns. Answers to 15 questions

A bit of briefing on the situation in the US. All care but no responsibility taken for the quality of the information:)

Posted in American politics, Rafe, Shut it down. Fire them all. | 3 Comments

The true nature of things likes to conceal itself

The proper title of this article is, In defence of Donald Trump, a man of character among a pack of dogs. This is how it ends with much of good sense before the end is reached. I don’t know anyone … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, Philosophy | 26 Comments

“We’re respected again as a nation”

[email protected] Melania and I were honored to visit our incredible troops at Al Asad Air Base in Iraq. GOD BLESS THE U.S.A.! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) December 26, 2018 Via Powerline President Trump visited the troops in Iraq … Continue reading

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The one certainty is that there is no certainty

With the Deep State found at every turn, it is hard to know where to look for sense on PDT’s pull-out of American forces from Syria. The one person whose views I therefore most wished to hear were those of … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, International | 81 Comments

From the Wall to Wall Street

TRUMP VOWS VETO OVER WALL! FRUSTRATION BUILDS SHUTDOWN LOOMS Meanwhile, in The Oz, this is the headline story in the paper – allies warn as Trump pulls troops out of Syria – but it’s no news anywhere else, including at … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, Economics and economy, International | 30 Comments

He may have half the country with him but it’s the wrong half

Quite a day for news. First the economy. FED RAISES RATES; DEFIES TRUMP MARKETS PLUNGE The aim is to sabotage the American economy. No one in the deep state, whether they are in the “public service” or George Soros, will … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, Economics and economy | 15 Comments

In The News there is no truth and in The Truth there is no news

That was the old soviet joke when the two major papers of record were Izvestia [The News] and Pravda [The Truth]. Nowadays our own equivalent is Fake News which is everywhere. We are living in Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four which for … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, Media, Politics of the Left | 53 Comments

Enemies of civilisation

These people are on a mission to destroy the American president that, if successful, would also destroy their very own country. On CNN’s “New Day” Saturday, hosts Victor Blackwell and Christi Paul put up a graphic showing every Trump-related entity … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, Media | 33 Comments