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What a 21st century civil war would look like

Originally posted on Phil Ebersole's Blog:
Patriot Prayer rally. Source: US Defense Watch. I think there is a real possibility of civil war in the United States—not all-out war as in 1861-1865, but an intermittent, continuing conflict like The…

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From Flanders battlegrounds to American prairies & the Demise of democracy

Looking at a federal republic of 50 states, comparing it with tiny continental European countries and their way of building up democracy. Continue reading

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How far is a government willing to go to hold up press freedom?

Assange has been held in Belmarsh since April 2019 when he was dragged out of the Ecuadorian embassy in London. He had spent seven increasingly surreal years there, after skipping bail to avoid extradition to Sweden to face allegations of rape and sexual assault. His imprisonment is an attack on the freedom of expression. Continue reading

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Republican Party tinkering on fascism

The Republican Party under Trump had really a problem with promoting several right wing groups. On MSNBC Saturday April 30, Democratic National Committee Chair Jaime Harrison gave to know that the Republican Party is a “hot mess” built on “fear” … Continue reading

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Will the Russian War in Ukraine reset World diplomacy?

Originally posted on But what does Richard Kemp think?:
President Zelensky has now established the ‘gold standard’ for political leadership of this generation. Compare him a former comedian turned statesman with the half basked comedian who is our Prime Minister…

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De Globaliserings-paradox.

Originally posted on Quo Vadis:
“Een overheid bestuurd door georganiseerd kapitaal is even gevaarlijk als een overheid bestuurd door georganiseerde misdaad”.? Franklin Delano Roosevelt. ? De Globaliserings-paradox. Waarom mondiale vrijhandel, de natiestaat en democratie niet samengaan. Door Dani Rodrik, hoogleraar…

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Deep South

Originally posted on Quo Vadis:
Publicatie, maart 2016. “Deep South”, door Paul Theroux.. Paul Theroux’s ‘Deep South’ Takes Us Inside America’s Third World. Een fragment uit de recensie.(Google vertaling) “Reizend door Noord- en Zuid-Carolina, Georgia, Tennessee, Mississippi, Alabama en Arkansas,…

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