May 2017

My Manchester — A Reaction

It would be easy at this moment to say that it’s hard to find words for what happened in Manchester but that would be one…




Things We Lost In The Mire 21

HEZBOLLAH/ISREAL – Lebanese newspaper Al-Mustaqbal reports that Hezbollah has moved its elite forces from Syria to southern Lebanon south of the Litani River facing Israel….



Hail Macron!

All Hail Macron! The new French President is the latest international political darling,  man of the hour and flavour of—well at least a month. He…


The Latest Trump Crisis

It’s becoming a weekly tradition: a Donald Trump misstep and a media explosion, and not always in that order. The Washington Post reported late Monday…




Micromanaging a Superpower

The presidency of Donald Trump took one of its more outlandish of outlandish twists on Friday when the sitting president of the United States used…