Archive for February, 2017

A New Approach to Warfare and Applying Historical Context

Quite an interesting interview with Lieutenant General H.R. McMaster about modern warfare and the importance of fully appreciating the uniqueness of such conflicts through among others applying historical context to them. It is very clear from the interview than General McMaster has solid professional expertise in the area of warfare. […]

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My Wall

The real difference between mainstream & ultra-right politics is that mainstream focuses on real issues while ultra-right focus mainly on matters that are likely to invoke biases/tendencies that range from nationalism/protectionism at 1 extreme to pure nativism/racism at another-this by provoking emotions of Fear and/or Exceptionalism. The real question is this; […]

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Racism is Alive & Kicking

Here’s a thought; With the rise of the Ultra-right “ulraPolitik” in the West clearly manifested by the election of Donald Trump in the White House, Racism has again become an area of concern. It used to be the case in the not-so-distant past that Western societies prided themselves for being […]

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How Europe Should Deal With Trump (Commentary)

An excellent article/analysis-link below-on future relationship between the EU and the US under the Trump administration-an unchartered territory. Main takeaway’s from the article are; A parallel path needs to be applied here; engagement with Trump administration as well as with non-Trump supporters among Democrats & Republicans. The need to revitalize […]

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