Monthly Archives: March 2014

Re NYT article about Donald Rumfeld talking about the “unknown known” in the reasoning to invade Iraq.

Mark NW. Seattle, Washington Pending Approval Rumsfeld – and Cheny – and Condolezza Rice – and others in the corporate push to create war-for-astronomical-profits – they KNEW there were no weapons of mass destruction. Investigators on the ground informed the … Continue reading

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Response to article by Dmitry Orlov citing rationality in Putin’s Crimean takeover.

About 110 years ago, my grandparents came to the USA as refugees from pogroms in the Ukraine.  While agreeing with some points that Orlov makes, I cannot forget that active, virulent anti-semitism still exists in the Ukraine and Russia. As … Continue reading

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Re Supreme Ct. Justice Kennedy saying that “speakers having access and influence over officials does not mean those officials are corrupt.”

Mark NW. Seattle, Washington 7 minutes ago Justice Kennedy is a corporate shill. His convoluted reasoning justifies the owning of elected officials by moneyed interests. A corporate-owned country is fascism. Kennedy and the other justices voting along those lines are, … Continue reading

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Response to the advice to “Check out the ethnicity of the pilots before boarding the plane.”

  Mark NW. Seattle, Washington Pending Approval All crew & pilots should be required to go through color-scan prior to boarding. Those who are darker than an unripe papaya would be questioned by proper-authority before the plane takes off. Those … Continue reading

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