After his fourth-place showing in Florida, Ron Paul, by then in Nevada, told supporters he had been advised by friends that he would do better if only he dumped his foreign policy views, which have been derided as isolationism. Not going to do it, said Dr. Paul to cheers. And why should he? Observing developments … Continue reading “He Who Defends Everything Defends Nothing”
JEJU ISLAND, South Korea – The South Korean government has been campaigning to have its southern island of Jeju recognized as one of the seven new wonders of nature. A favorite honeymoon spot in Asia and an official "island of peace," Jeju already boasts several UNESCO World Natural Heritage sites. There’s an extinct volcano at … Continue reading “Trouble in Paradise: The Militarization of Jeju Island “
Good, says Pat Buchanan
Fred Reed on a wilting American empire
Nick Turse on digging in for the long haul
Kelley Vlahos on new film exploring US bases abroad
John Feffer: Is the US Empire of Bases finished?
Chalmers Johnson has 10 steps to do so
The United States is insolvent, says Jay Barr.