The Common Thread of the left: Today Israel & Hamas

The latest in our series of the common thread of the left As of this writing a "Truce" is in effect between Israel & Hamas. The left and media during this crisis has pilloried Israel NBC News reporter Ayman Mohyeldin seemed to take a strong position, rather than just reporting, on the United States’ role … Continue reading The Common Thread of the left: Today Israel & Hamas

Not Secession cede-ession

Gavin Wells: Welcome to Chicago, Now pay up! The Good wife Waiting for the Knock 2012 Last week I talked about the various Secession petitions as an unrealistic fantasy. However there is a reality that is going on in the US that is already tearing chucks of the country away, but it is not Secession, … Continue reading Not Secession cede-ession

Egypt: Say hello to Your little Dictator

Egyptians I'm sure were very happy to have even a phony cease-fire between Hamas & Israel. The idea that Hamas was being hit at the same time that Egypt was doing nothing (as it didn't want to have its Army and Air-force destroyed) looked bad to the rest of the Arab/Islamic world. Too bad it … Continue reading Egypt: Say hello to Your little Dictator