Tag Archives: foreign policy

The Anti-War Message of Hacksaw Ridge

I recently watched the Mel Gibson film Hacksaw Ridge after reading raving review after review. I regret not seeing it in a movie theater. It is probably one of the best World War 2 films, if not one of the … Continue reading

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The Robinson Crusoe Foreign Policy

An analysis of the novel “Robinson Crusoe” and the wisdom it offers regarding foreign policy. Continue reading

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Neocons Want An Open Marriage Foreign Policy

I'll be unembarrassedly old-fashioned here: It is profoundly depressing and vulgar to hear an American president proclaim "America First." — Bill Kristol (@BillKristol) January 20, 2017 Going berserk because an American says we should put “America First” is like going … Continue reading

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Who Can’t Handle the Truth?

You can’t handle the truth! Chances are you’ve heard this line from a famous scene in the 1993 film A Few Good Men. Conservatives love to use it against liberals, or the line “you want me on that wall, you … Continue reading

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The Greatest Question Never Asked

Before I get to the main topic of this essay I want to discuss a promotional ad for the Amazon TV series The Man in High Castle. The show depicts an America conquered by the Nazis during World War 2.

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Libertarians Must Be the Right Messenger When Delivering the Message

To the rational person watching the political scene, it makes no sense how people vote, or who they support. Someone claims to believe in such-and-such political view, but supports a candidate who doesn’t hold that view. Or they criticize politician … Continue reading

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The Greatest Thing the CIA Probably Ever Did

I was reading about the back story to one of my favorite novels, Dr. Zhivago, and discovered upon its publication in Italy, the CIA bought up hundreds of copies to distribute as part of its anti-communist campaign. Putting that book … Continue reading

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