May they survive, and thrive

Here’s a good explanation of Rojava, and why it was unique. Turkish attack on Syria endangers a remarkable democratic experiment by the Kurds …According to Turkish president Recep Erdogan, Turkey’s goal is to create a buffer zone separating Syria’s Kurds … Continue reading

Shut Down Guantanamo

Today we learn that Defense Secretary Gates pressed for the closure of the Guantanamo prison camp, stating that the reputation of the camp was so tainted that any legal proceedings there would automatically be viewed as illegitimate. Condoleeza Rice joined … Continue reading

Murtha speaking truth

We simply aren’t taking care of the troops. Many thanks to Nancy Pelosi for putting up the C-SPAN clips. Perhaps the counts of wounded soldiers are off because we’re suiting them up and sending them back whether they’re really able … Continue reading