Donald R. McClarey

Trump’s Afghanistan History Lesson

  Why Trump drives me crazy sometimes:  he is always certain, even, or especially, when he is bone ignorant.  To respond to the President:    No, the Soviets did not invade Afghanistan in 1979 due to Afghan terrorists roaming into

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Donald R. McClarey

Trump on Afghanistan

  When you’re wounded and left on Afghanistan’s plains, And the women come out to cut up what remains, Jest roll to your rifle and blow out your brains An’ go to your Gawd like a soldier. Go, go, go

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Defeat in Afghanistan and Against Al Qaeda

Lara Logan of CBS News gave an incredible speech earlier this week in the video above detailing the lies of the Obama administration regarding defeat in Afghanistan and the resurgence of Al Qaeda throughout the Middle East.  One of the

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Apologias

  I believe that President Obama has been a notable failure in most ways as President, but he is a champ in regard to abject, groveling apologies to those who hold us in contempt: President Barack Obama apologized to Afghans on

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I Give Up, Here's a Links Round-up

“The Vatican” endorses the Blues Brothers. North Korea embraces neoliberalism (baby steps). Matt Yglesias is my kind of liberal. The Onion channels Bertolt Brecht. Israel further loosens border restrictions with Gaza. A lot of people seems to think this is

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Blood and Guts Obama

In regard to President Obama’s speech on Afghanistan this week, I thought he made the cardinal error of basically telling the Taliban that if they keep their heads down for the next year and a half they can pretty well count

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Prayers requested for Bowe R. Bergdahl

Please pray for the safety and relase of Pfc. Bowe R. Bergdahl, 23, of Ketchum, Idaho, captured and presently held hostage by the Taliban in Afghanistan. Islamic militants released a video of the captured American soldier, whose identity was confirmed

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