Category Archives: International

“Australia’s pitiless migrant policy”

Unfortunately behind a paywall but sent to me by my moronic former mate who now breathes the air in Silicon Valley and drives three Mercedes and a Porsche. The article is also from the Financial Times in the UK which, … Continue reading

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The right and the left on the ending of the Korean War

There are two views on North Korea that you can find if you look. The easiest to find is the left-media take that nothing happened, and it’s all a well-worn charade. But then there is this, which I will come … Continue reading

Posted in History, International, Media, Politics of the Left | 78 Comments

The Korean bottom line

K-Day today.

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Who’s the real free trader around here?

From America: A Prisoner of Our ‘Allies’. Hits the nail right on the head over tariffs, and much else beside. The political class is screaming bloody murder over Trump’s performance at the G-7 meeting in Canada, where he reportedly spent … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, Economics and economy, International | 69 Comments

Which side are you on?

Trump blasts Canada’s Trudeau for ‘false statements’… Rough talks sour G7 mood; Confrontations… Trump refuses to back declaration calling for tariff reductions… Holds rare solo news conference, defends bashing press… Comes with this: TRUMP APPROVAL TOPS OBAMA AND REAGAN AT … Continue reading

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You tell me, what is North Korea really up to?

Political calculation is an art and a gift. It cannot be taught and much of it is luck. Yet here we are with the whole world watching so who is to say whether this is right or not: All signs … Continue reading

Posted in History, International | 14 Comments

Is North Korea defying China?

Any news that reflects positively on PDT is naturally ruthlessly suppressed by the media, but the net being the way it is, we nevertheless do tend to find out if these things are of interest. Anyway, seems the June 12 … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, International | 19 Comments

News from Airstrip One

ANTI-IMMIGRATION PROTESTER JAILED IN LONDON JUDGE ORDERS PRESS BLACKOUT ROBINSON SILENCED  

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Out of touch is the least of it

From my far-left Californian ex-mate who represents every aspect of the insanity projected by anyone with TDS. Which brings me to this, which is not at all sympathetic, but at least gets discussed: Trump turns North Korea into an attack … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, International | 66 Comments

The North Koreans reply

The reply from the North Koreans. N.K. NEWS N. Korea says open to talks with U.S. anytime 2018/05/25 08:18 SEOUL, May 25 (Yonhap) — A top North Korean official said Friday his country is still willing to talk with the … Continue reading

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