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Gen. Michael Flynn. Photo by Gage Skidmore, Wikipedia Commons.

The Empire Strikes Back – OpEd

By Tomislav Jakić* When Donald John Trump took over as president of the United States a month ago, there were – not many though – reasonable, cold analysts who, based on his pre-election statements, predicted…

Donald Trump as Lex Luther Comic

Robert Reich: 7 Signs Of Tyranny – OpEd

As tyrants take control of democracies, they typically do 7 things: 1. They exaggerate their mandate to govern – claiming, for example, that they won an election by a “landslide” even after losing the popular…

Location of Afghanistan. Source: CIA World Factbook.

‘I Was Six When The Russians Came’ – OpEd

This is a story about Farzana, translated by her daughter Zarghuna and written up by Maya Evans When I was six life was good; I didn’t know anything outside my mother and father’s world. In the…