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Tag: neoconservative
  • Human Beings Aren’t Pawns

    Does anyone remember last year’s Iranian presidential elections that spurred protests and upheavals over the fraudulent results? Mahmoud Ahmadinejad had beaten Mir Hossein Mousavi, but the Iranian people were none too pleased.  Now, there is strife of a similar nature, but much more violent, in Thailand. The recent civil unrest in Thailand is attributed to …

  • Public Diplomacy: Foreign Intervention Part II

    A Senate hearing on Wednesday, March 10th, “The Future of U.S. Public Diplomacy,” explained quite well where our diplomatic priorities are regarding what Senators in the Foreign Relations committee called, “Public Diplomacy.” Chairman Kaufman explained that there is a need for the United States to “promote soft power” to the outreach of foreign populations. Essentially, …

  • Dick Cheney — Conservative of The Year?

    At least according to Human Events.  Of course, Cheney deserves this commemoration because he is conservative in his values. His policy of preemptive war, torture, extraordinary rendition,  the Patriot Act, diminishing civil liberties, expanding the American empire are all many authentic, traditional conservative values. It gets even better too. The article was written by none other than neocon chicken …

  • And Then There’s the Other Side of the Story…..

    Victor Davis Hanson, Stanford professor and a man once referred to as the neoconservative “court historian”, has an interesting take on the recent events in the Gaza Strip.  I can’t help but enjoy his breathless contention that “Again all very creepy — the stuff of Tolkien’s Mordor. It is now clear that the so-called and …