Category Archives: War and peace

Peacemaker Trump set to shut down America’s longest war

Via OldOzzie on the Open Forum: Taliban council agrees to cease-fire in Afghanistan. Elsewhere: Afghanistan’s Taliban ruling council ready for ceasefire with US. Veteran US journalist and blogger Don Surber two days ago: Ending the Afghanistan War may be next: … Continue reading

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Paul Haw-Haw

Everybody knows you never go full Evatt The Chinese Communist Party’s most outspoken adviser, Paul Keating, is in the news again for doing what he nowadays seems to do best: trashing the West for Beijing. Ignoring the crimes of the … Continue reading

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Is Donald J. Trump the heir to Robert F. Kennedy, the beloved hawk-become-dove who turned against the Vietnam War in the few years before his assassination in 1968? His unapologetic decision to draw down still further America’s military role in … Continue reading

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Remember, remember the fourth of June

OK, so it doesn’t rhyme, but we should remember the date all the same. Here’s the story from today, fourth of June even: Storm over surprise warship visit. Defence experts said it was ­important there was transparency about engagement with … Continue reading

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James Bartholomew and the communist museum of terror

James Bartholomew is best known these days as the man who popularised the term virtue signalling by using it to describe left wing posturing and posing in their support of “good causes” like saving the planet from carbon dioxide. He … Continue reading

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Katie Hopkins reports from South Africa

Not pretty.

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The majority of presidential experts agree who was the worst president in American history

How much expertise do you really need to know this: Most Presidential Experts Agree: Obama is Worst President In History. And it’s not even close. It appears that by a three to one margin presidential scholars are now convinced that Barack … Continue reading

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Give Peace a Chance is NOT Peace at Any Price

It is hard to believe that LIQ was actually ever a general if he cannot see how fortunate we are that Donald Trump is President and not Hillary and no longer Obama. I particularly find it wonderful how invisible Obama … Continue reading

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“Be very careful” is their sage advice to PDT on North Korea

There is an article on the editorial page of The AFR titled, The West is sleepwalking to war with North Korea. The joint authors are Admiral Chris Barrie, a former Chief of Defence Force and an honorary professor at the … Continue reading

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