Apparently some people are seeing the latest Bond movie, “No Time to Die,” for the first time, now that it’s available on Amazon Prime. I watched it again myself and, provoked by some of the Twittering, thought it would be fun to write this. I haven’t opened an Ian Fleming novel…
U.S. foreign policy (FP) has seldom been influenced by the Left, except through the medium of mass demonstrations. The thinking underlying such…
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This column by my ex-friend Ezra Klein has gotten some notice. I take a big exception to it. The gist is that U.S. liberalism lacks an appreciation for…
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In recent years I’ve thought about getting armed. I’m not a pacifist, and I live near Crazytown. I don’t expect I would prevail in a gunfight, but I do…
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(Edited to fix goof over C. Rampell’s employer.) Dan Froomkin did a great take-down of The New York Times political coverage for The Nation. To add to…
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I want to comment on an interesting piece in CounterPunch from long-time peacenik and foreign policy maven Richard Falk. I trust Falk on the reality of…
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The basic pattern is that when I post, it gets flagged and removed for offending “community standards.” I realize I can be snarky, especially when…
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(Recycled from my old blog, all of the content of which was eaten by my Internet host provider. I wrote this in 2020. This subject is coming round again…
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