The Global War of Error

January 09, 2020

Yes, our infrastructure stinks, our schools are failing, this country’s a nightmare of inequality and there’s a self-promoting madman in the White House. So, isn’t it time to take pride in the rare institutional victories America has had in this century? Arguably, none...

Don’t Forget Which Team America Supports

October 19, 2018

Mike Pompeo wants to make sure we don’t forget which team America supports in the Middle East. The Daily Devil’s Dictionary explains. As the world awaits the “severe punishment” Donald Trump intends to mete out to Saudi Arabia and his friend Mohammed bin Salman (MBS), the US appears to...

How Washington Created a Never-Ending Blowback Machine

March 22, 2018

One form of blowback from the disastrous wars that were meant to create the basis for a Pax Americana helped to produce the conditions that put Donald Trump in the White House. You want to see “blowback” in action? That's easy enough. All you need is a vague sense of how Google search...

Global War on Terror: Mapping a World From Hell

January 16, 2018

America's war on terror has now spread to 76 countries across the globe.  He left Air Force Two behind and, unannounced, “shrouded in secrecy,” flew on an unmarked C-17 transport plane into Bagram Air Base, the largest American garrison in Afghanistan. All news of his visit...

Afghan Children: Growing Up With Drones and Landmines

February 21, 2014

Childhood in Afghanistan is about constantly living in fear of death from skies. A Predator drone can reach an altitude of 25,000 feet and hover at such heights for up to 40 hours. Yet, fair weather permitting, the buzz of its propellers can be perceptible to those who happen to fall under its...

The “Gender Industry” — Controlling the Periphery

May 31, 2013

More than contributing to just and humane societies, the international gender industry, feminism’s institutionalized offshoot, has undeniably become part of multi-faceted attempts at periphery control. Just like threats and enemies often don’t turn out to be who we are told or believe...