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FAKE NEWS. Hackers or leakers (“We are Anonymous”) have released documents (1, 2, 3, 4) showing that a lot of “trusted news sources” are actually outlets for London-directed propaganda. All under sanctimonious claims of “democracy-promotion” or countering “disinformation”. (Apparently, “disinformation” … Continue reading

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The great game revived – power politics in the ex-East Bloc I.

Doctor Somkuti is joining us as a guest author.  We welcome this Hungarian point of view.  pl ———— "The russians are coming in, the americans are slowly getting out, and the germans are already up."   by Balint Somkuti, PhD … Continue reading

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Decameron: Wag the Big Dog

      Mayday Mayday.   May 10th: "Israel said it struck dozens of Iranian targets overnight in response to a rocket barrage on Israeli positions in the Golan Heights, the biggest Israeli strike in Syria since the 1973 war." (AP)   … Continue reading

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Madness, it’s madness. In March. You know what that means – ……. by Fred

  Get your brackets ready! Remember when the real press carried the real important news in March?   My where have those days gone. It was all so much fun. "Obama played pickup games throughout his marathon campaign…." The ultimate playa.  … Continue reading

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McMaster and Russia by Willy B

      I'm one of those folks, probably just one among many, here, who was a great admirer of H.R. McMaster. I've been following his public career since about 2006 and had always been impressed with his intellectual power and … Continue reading

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The Geopolitics Of the Battle of the Military Budget

             Several months ago, Col. Lang introduced me to this esteemed group as “a grand  military analyst” who would be posting regularly on SST. Perhaps it was because of discomfort with that description of myself that I did not … Continue reading

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