Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Noah Smith on Political Alliances

Noah Smith looks at recent history in terms of when to make alliances with disagreeable forces...

Saturday, August 12, 2017

On Many Sides

After heating up all night, the simmering kettle in Charlottesville boiled over today as white nationalists waving Nazi and Confederate flags and some making the Nazi salute chanting "Hail, Trump." The president managed to make a few perfunctory remarks condemning violence "on many sides" before addressing a previously scheduled VA event.

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Jenan Moussa Reports from Syria -- ISIS Captive Yazidi Slaves

Another report via Twitter from Syria by Jenan Moussa.
Videos in #1 and #22 are not in English and have no subtitles, but they can be accessed by opening the thread using the embedded message #28, then scrolling up.