Monthly Archives: May 2018


In Iran and North Korea, China Holds Some Cards

“Donald Trump made his television reputation by telling people “You’re fired.” The same bullying approach now substitutes for his international diplomacy, with Trump’s withdrawal from the nuclear…”

Mel Gurtov
Published in: Counterpunch, Satish Sharma’s Rotigraphy Blog, LA Progressive, Emmitsburg, Astute News,
Date: May 27,28,29,2018
1109 Words

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The War Tree

“Picture War, with a capital W, as a giant tree. The branches are the individual wars, some great like WWII and some just twigs, small skirmishes. These are supported by a great trunk which is…”

Kent D. Shifferd
Published in: Common Dreams, The Sunburg News, The Clarion-Ledger, The Smirking Chimp, Press Reader, Madison Press, The Russophile
Date: May 25,26,27,31,June 1,2018
566 Words

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Raising boys to love and care, not kill

“Heart contracts; numbness and tears collide. Ten dead, 13 wounded; this time in Santa Fe. If we’re ever to end the bloodbaths, we have to put gender at the center of the national conversation about mass murders…”

Rob Okun
Published in: The Recoder-Greenfield, Superior Telegram, The Gilmer Mirror, The DallasMorning News, Counterpunch, Voice Male Magazine, Times Union, The Sunburg News
Date: May 23,24,25,26,29,June 7,2018
670 Words

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