Joaquin Flores

Educated in the field of IR and IPE at California State University Los Angeles; previously served as a business agent and organizer for the SEIU labor union; has published internationally on subjects of geopolitics, war, and diplomacy; serves as the director of the Belgrade-based Center for Syncretic Studies, and is Chief Editor at Fort Russ News.

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March 25, 2020
Trump Defies All Odds & Outflanks the Left

When elite reaches such detachment from its moral and constitutional obligations and authority, then the whole society is on the verge of collapse.

March 19, 2020
Rage and Bloodshed Ahead: Democrat Betrayals and the Coming National Labor Movement

In the America story there was this dangerous myth that it would all work out in the end. The historically established fact of the life cycles of civilizations was never entertained.

March 16, 2020
Who Won the Sanders vs. Biden Debate & How Would We Ever Even Know?

CNN hid the DNC candidate’s debate from the American people in the best way it knew how – it aired it strictly on CNN and has only made Biden-friendly snippets available on YouTube and its own website.

March 12, 2020
Here Are Nine Big Lessons That Sanders Needs to Learn From Trump

The Democrat Party would rather lose and have four more years of Trump, than see a President Sanders. The purpose of the Democrat Party is to control and ultimately betray its working-class base and Sanders remains the Democrat’s biggest threat.

February 29, 2020
Defeat? Here’s How Sanders Will Avoid Corbyn’s Fate

By staying on message, Sanders will have a fighting chance to displace an incumbent Republican president – something that only happened three times (Taft, Hoover, and Bush 41) in the 20th century.

February 23, 2020
Democrat Debate: Bloomberg Left for Dead in Nevada Desert

Who would have thought than an open debate about the merits of capitalism vs socialism would predominate in the otherwise neoliberal Democrat Party?

February 10, 2020
Are Democrats Trying to Lose 2020? It’s Not a Bug – It’s a Feature

Trump will beat any candidate the DNC would dare to run in 2020, and the DNC is aware of these numbers.

January 28, 2020
Understanding Trump on Iran – The Impeachable End of Trans-Atlanticism

January 24th saw millions of Iraqi citizens turn out in the streets to force the U.S. to end their occupation. This is only compounded by the fact that neighboring Iran likes this too.

January 9, 2020
The Kerfuffle War – Trump’s Iran De-escalation Succeeds

De-escalation requires that both parties save face, and can come away with tangible minor victories and agree that the real underlying dispute is resolved in the future.

January 3, 2020
The Three Main Reasons Trump Can’t Lose 2020 – Dispelling Nonsense Polls and Wishful Thinking

Cutting through the media noise and outright nonsense in assessing the 2020 election is a necessity for anyone who wants to know what’s truly afoot.