Tim Kirby

Tim Kirby is an independent journalist, TV and radio host.

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June 17, 2019
Guilty or Not, Iran’s Fate Is in Trump’s Hands

When looked at from the standpoint of military logic, these “attacks” seem baffling as Iran could have just destroyed the boats or directly tried to terrorize them to make a statement.

June 10, 2019
Russian Aggression Comes From Media Racism

The “good guy vs. bad guy” racist narrative that Russia is on the bad end is propping up an ultimately artificial conflict with the US. It is time to acknowledge the reality that there are numerous cultures on Earth that want to be powerful and prosperous.

May 31, 2019
Now Is the Time for a Right-Wing ‘Eurovision’

The European Parliament elections are not a moment of triumph for today’s winners who want a self-respecting, powerful and dignified Europe to make its return, but this victory is at least an opportunity to make further strides towards that end.

May 27, 2019
How to Avoid America From Getting Aborted

If abortion is a right then why does timing matter? Should freedom of speech go away at night? Should the army be allowed to quarter troops in your home so long as it is during working hours? From a logical standpoint, this is nuts.

May 24, 2019
Trump’s Attack on Huawei Could Shatter US Monopoly on Operating Systems

There is absolutely no doubt that building and popularizing an OS is a herculean feat, but if you haven’t noticed Huawei and today’s China are pretty darn strong and may just be up to the task.

May 19, 2019
Trump: the Boy Who Cried Iran

So far the Trump resume is not one of murderous interventionist but of a man who is forced to go along with the status quo doing the bare minimum that he needs to “not get fired”.

May 15, 2019
Why State Department’s ‘Charm Offensive’ Is in Fact Offensive to Venezuelans

If the same video were done with a drop of humility and respect to the intelligence and cultural differentness of the Venezuelans, then this video could achieve its intended results. As it stands now this video “A new Venezuela” is Youtube fuel for anti-Americanism.

May 11, 2019
A Counter Vision for Poland

Poland’s vision for Europe should be one where Poland matters, where it is at the heart of something important and not just on the borderlands between great powers.

May 9, 2019
How Popular Culture Erodes Russia’s V-Day Message and What Can Be Done About It

Russia needs to get as good at informational war as it is as traditional war to save the memory of their ancestors who gave everything to spare Russians (other Slavs, Jews, etc.) from total extermination.

May 2, 2019
Maimed Yellow Vest Protestors: Worse Than Getting Shot

One bizarre irony in our strange postmodern times is that if the Yellow Vests were actually being shot at by real guns and being killed they would be far closer to achieving some sort of systemic change.