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.
When elite reaches such detachment from its moral and constitutional obligations and authority, then the whole society is on the verge of collapse.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Who would have thought than an open debate about the merits of capitalism vs socialism would predominate in the otherwise neoliberal Democrat Party?
Trump will beat any candidate the DNC would dare to run in 2020, and the DNC is aware of these numbers.
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.
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.
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.