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Tag: Orwell
  • Obama’s Doublethink in Egypt

    Federal law prevents the United States from sending money to a regime that has been removed by a military coup. Normally a ‘coup’ is whenever an established leader is overthrown by another faction of the government. So, when Mohamed Morsi was removed by leaders of its own military, the White House conspicuously began referring to …

  • A Global Force for Good?

    Did I miss something? Did the United States Navy – the Navy that swears to uphold and protect the United States Constitution paid for with American tax dollars – just become the global navy? And when did the Navy become “a force for good” anyways? I thought its constitutional responsibility was to protect this isolated …

  • Orwell’s Britain Becoming Ever More Accurate

    Britain is currently in the process of passing a bill — which, given the way parliamentary systems work is guaranteed to be made into law — “that will criminalise politically incorrect jokes, with a maximum punishment of up to seven years’ prison.” Although the upper house of the legislature attempted to add a free speech …