John Bolton Asked for Military Options to Strike Iran Last Year

John Bolton is the National Security Advisor of the United States of America, and last year he directed Donald Trump’s National Security Council to explore options for a preemptive military operation that would attack the country of Iran. The Wall Street Journal reported this shocking new information in its Sunday edition. read more

Bolton Claims China, North Korea and Iran Are Meddling in U.S. Elections

National Security Adviser John Bolton told ABC News on Sunday morning that Russia is just one of four countries that are probably interfering in the 2018 U.S. midterm elections.

In an interview with “This Week” Co-Anchor Martha Raddatz Bolton said that the United States is also concerned about significant election meddling from three other countries: China, North Korea and Iran. read more

White House Tantrums And Cancels Interview After Trump Attacks CNN

CNN's Jake Tapper announced that the White House canceled an interview with John Bolton after Trump attacked CNN at his UK press conference.

Desperate Trump Is Already Making Concessions To North Korea

In negotiating with North Korea Donald Trump may have broken his own #1 rule, as expressed in his book The Art of the Deal“The worst thing you can possibly do in a deal is seem desperate to make it. That makes the other guy smell blood, and then you’re dead.” read more

The U.S. Will Lose Leverage By Leaving Iran Nuclear Deal

To use an old NASA phrase, by backing out of the Iran nuclear deal Donald Trump may really have “screwed the pooch.” His actions will probably not accomplish what he thinks they will, and in fact may do the opposite of what he intended. read more

Bolton Threatens European Allies With Retaliation Over Iran

Foreign affairs is not an area of expertise for President Donald Trump, and his withdrawal of the U.S. from the Iran nuclear deal is just the latest example.  As Stimson Center arms control expert Michael Krepon aptly put it recently, “Diplomacy isn’t Trump’s strong suit. Trashing Barack Obama’s accomplishments is.” read more

Several Things You’ll Want To Know About John Bolton: Especially If You Were Born Around 2000

Just ten days after firing  his ” Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, Mr. Trump decided to remove one of the last remaining ‘adults’ in the room, by firing H.R. McMaster relieving him from his post as National Security Adviser. As with Tillerson, McMaster learned of his demise through a Tweet, Mr. Trump’s preferred method of terminating people these days. In that Tweet, he states: read more

Jared Kushner Is Now Facing Charges In Every Direction

Saturday is a good day to look back on the events of the past week.  With all the news about North Korea and Stormy Daniels, it would be easy to forget about the corrupt Jared Kushner.  But we shouldn’t do that. read more

Height And Facial Hair Factored Into Trump’s Secretary Of State Vetting Process

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The fact that physical appearance weighed heavily into Trump's cabinet picks is outrageous, but it's not surprising.

John Bolton Claims Russian Hacking Was a ‘False Flag Operation’ by Obama Administration

“It is not at all clear to me, just viewing this from the outside, that this hacking into the DNC and the RNC computers was not a false flag operation.”

Donald Trump Chooses South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley as UN Ambassador

There is a method to Trump's madness, of course. If Haley becomes UN Ambassador, a Trump ally, Lt. Gov. Henry McMaster, will replace her.

John Bolton Says a ‘Real’ President Would Overthrow Iranian Government – Again

The CIA-backed 1953 coup is responsible for our current bad relations with Iran. John Bolton apparently thinks another coup will fix things

Republican Presidential Wannabes Gather In South Carolina To Renounce Democrats

A bunch of Republican real and presumed presidential primary candidates descended on Greenville, South Carolina, Saturday. The event was the "South Carolina Freedom Summit."

John Bolton Was Wrong About Iraq WMDs But Says Trust him on Iran Nukes

John Bolton's New York Times op-ed exposes not only Bolton's flawed thinking but the Times' tendency to ape Fox News

Dick Cheney Rewrites History And Blames Iraq Violence On Obama In Disgusting Op-Ed

Dick Cheney, along with his daughter Liz, penned an unbelievable piece of retcon tripe for the Wall Street Journal where they claimed that Obama lost the war that was already won, while at the same time positioning Dick Cheney as a hero.

What A Surprise! Neocon Warmonger Bill Kristol Wants Thousands Of US Troops In Iraq

During a panel discussion on Tuesday's Morning Joe, neocon torchbearer and Weekly Standard editor Bill Kristol attempted to make the case that the United States needs to send thousands of troops into Iraq for an indefinite period of time without any clear mission.

Stephen Colbert Brilliantly Mocks The Neo-Con Fascination With Neverending War

On Monday night's episode of The Colbert Report, Stephen Colbert brilliantly took down conservatives's positions on the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Republicans Can’t Get Over Not Being Able to Thump Syria

The U.S.-Russian pact on Syria is, to former UN Ambassador John Bolton on Saturday, is "death by a thousand cuts."

A ‘Groundswell’ Of Republican Distortion and Misinformation Puts Our Nation in Peril

Americans cannot take groups like Groundswell lightly because they are having some success in implementing their agenda in Congress and particularly states saturated with low information voters.