Both parties in the United States are making the Covid-19 pandemic an even greater disaster. One from cowardice and the other from denialism.
If you really must watch late night political talk shows, at least prerecord them for viewing in the morning after a strong coffee.
The post-Trump quiet on the homefront is likely to be over, as it now may be time for a crumbling global empire to focus on Nation-Building at home where it is most viable, and for some, most desired.
Before he stole $169 million and fled his failed state in disgrace, Afghanistan’s puppet President Ashraf Ghani was formed in elite American universities, given US citizenship, trained in neoliberal economics by the World Bank, glorified in the media as an “incorruptible” technocrat, and coached by powerful DC think tanks like the Atlantic Council.