(how is this for a new thread?)
It is not the freshest news. But it is still breaking, people are still absorbing it ,and it all till needs context.
The filthy greedheads and the doomed can't have exclusive rights to this news territory. The insane and the loyal opposition must have their say as well.
My take - the Russian armada is going to bomb the living fuck out of Aleppo. Not so much to help Assad as to show they can still break shit, and still matter in one of their few areas of influence outside of Russia.
Giroux is consistently one of the most on point commenters out there. Why the Democratic Party Can't Save Us From Trump's Authoritarianism
Not bad. At least it's not the typical, one-sided BS Americans were being subjected to before the Deep State succesfully neutuered Trump. At least they didn't have to assasinate him to get what they wanted -- which is primarily a continuation of the US's endless wars.
Someone needs to write, "A comprehensive manual for survival in a fascist state." because we certainly aren't ever returning to anything even remotely democratic.
What a hoot. #NotTheOnion
We are now losing a war to an enemy that already surrendered. That’s not easy to do.