America vs. China: “A Clash of Civilizations”Hillary Clinton famously said, “’I don’t want my grandchildren to live in a world dominated by the Chinese.” During his tenure, President Obama launched his “Pivot to Asia,” moving 60% of US naval power to bases surrounding China, developing the Trans Pacific Partnership treaty specifically to economically isolate China, making Air-Sea Battle the official US doctrine explicitly to contain China militarily, and announcing boldly that his aim was to contain China’s economic rise.
Source: The China Fear Factor | Portside
Hale’s case reflects the twisted morality and corruption of the legal system in an imperialist nation. In our upside-down world, good guys often go to jail, and bad guys get promoted and live luxuriously. Ex-President Barack Obama, a key architect of modern drone warfare, today lives in an $11.75 million, 6,892 square-foot waterfront mansion on […]
Source: Drone King Obama Enjoys Life in $11 Million Mansion, While Drone Whistleblower Daniel Hale Goes to Jail for Exposing War Crimes – CovertAction Magazine
The continued existence of nuclear weapons are effectively killing us every day even without their use… In May 2016, President Barack Obama became the first sitting United States president to visit
Source: Our Moral Awakening in the Long Shadow of the Bomb | Common Dreams Views
Trump’s racism was manifest before he took office with his “birtherism” campaign against President Barack Obama, but the media were similarly late in referring to Trump as a “racist.” And for the past three and a half years, Trump’s mental instability has been manifest, but references to his steady deterioration are rare and oblique. His compulsive need to be better and smarter than everyone around him borders on the psychotic. More
Source: The Madness of Donald – CounterPunch.org
No one will ever mistake former Republican Joe Walsh for a centrist, let alone a liberal or a progressive: the former Illinois congressman was very active in the Tea Party movement during the Barack Obama years. But Walsh seems to have done some soul-searching in recent months; he’s still hard-right
Source: Republican ex-congressman and Tea Party activist: The GOP establishment has become Trump’s fanatical ‘cult’ – Alternet.org
Think too about the reality that it is not just Donald Trump, and not just Republicans, who are aggressively pursuing the insane idea of preparing for a “winnable” nuclear war. It’s our last “hope and change” president, Barack Obama, and the Democratic Party too, that have been and are behind this criminal insanity.
Source: It’s Not Just Trump and the Republicans