Monthly Archives: February 2019

From the Versailles Dining Room of The Hoover Institution, episode CCXXI Niall Ferguson on Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and The Green New Deal . Old Socialist comments

It can’t be anything like a surprise that Neo-Conservative Mr. Ferguson attacks, again, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and The Green New Deal (GND) in his regular Sunday Times column: Last week I began to understand how the Democrats will lose the 2020 presidential … Continue reading

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janan.ganesh@ft.com on ‘The Washington Consensus’. Political Observer comments

Headline:Washington’s consensus is dangerously interventionist Sub-headline: The US does not have the resources to direct the destinies of faraway nations American Foreign Policy Arrogance and Interventionism began with the Monroe Doctrine of 1823, proclaiming that the whole of the Western … Continue reading

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My reply to DamianB

The ‘Rule of Law’ used to be the calling card of Richard Nixon and his henchmen, that led to Kent State and other crimes! Here is some relevant context for your ‘schadenfreud’ : Headline: Red and Yellow Vests in joint … Continue reading

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M. 37% shows his true colors: Old Socialist comments

Headline: Macron fights yellow vest protests with ‘anti-wreckers’ law Sub-headline: Opponents of planned curbs say they threaten civil liberties M. 37%’s attempt to bring Social Peace to France has now led him to fully express the totalitarianism of his Jupertarian … Continue reading

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