Drums of war




A thread from a veteran.


Pompeo’s attempt to prime the pump for an Iran War just got c’k blocked by the EU


Here’s a useful thread:




“The Russian Foreign Ministry weighed in too, complaining that Washington was seeking to determine the fate of other nations by using a well-tried strategy of trying to depose an undesirable government.”

Kettle black?


That goes without saying. But they’re still right in this case.


Well, to be fair - they do know what they are talking about.


2019 Doomsday Clock Update:

“Humanity now faces two simultaneous existential threats, either of which would be cause for extreme concern and immediate attention. These major threats—nuclear weapons and climate change—were exacerbated this past year by the increased use of information warfare to undermine democracy around the world, amplifying risk from these and other threats and putting the future of civilization in extraordinary danger.”

“There is nothing normal about the complex and frightening reality just described.”

Carry on.




Tulsi Gabbard has flaws, but on this one she gets it:

Good from Ilhan Omar, too:



Some history:






Wow… it’s like we never learn a damn thing.