Commentary

Articles and OpEd’s by author Dee Knight

Shock & Awe, Then & Now

Shock & Awe, Then & Now

“Shock and awe” was George Bush’s name for his “Desert Storm” attack on Iraq in 1990-91. A UN report described it as “near apocalyptic.”

Hit the Ground Running!

Hit the Ground Running!

We live in unprecedented times, and the transition to a just society will not happen on November 4 … There is enormous potential.

Crash Course & Turn the Guns Around

Crash Course & Turn the Guns Around

I may write about many different books here, but the top two for now are Crash Course: from the Good War to the Forever War, by H. Bruce Franklin, and Turn the Guns Around: Mutinies, Soldier Revolts and Revolutions,?by my friend John Catalinotto, an organizer of the...

The canonization of Bush Sr.

The canonization of Bush Sr.

The recent fawning canonization of George HW Bush (senior) on the occasion of his death was really too much for me. So I appreciate the comments of Glen Ford of Blackagendareport.com. He said, in part:? The daily whitewashing of imperial crimes that masquerades as...