David Stockman

Meet Senator Tom Cotton: A War-Mongering Neocon Simpleton Who Is A Disgrace To America

Tom Cotton has distinguished himself as one of the worst Iran hawks in Congress over the years. He led the opposition to the nuclear deal, and went so far as to organize a letter to Ayatollah Khamenei telling the Iranian leader that there was no point in negotiating with the U.S. Cotton has been a …

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Why “Inflation” Has Become Immeasurable And The Fed’s 2.00% Fetish Pure Idiocy

But all this is part of the calculations of inflation. It’s murky, full of examples and counter-examples, and contradictions, and theories. There are geographical differences. Gasoline is a lot more expensive in California than in Texas, but health insurance is cheaper (personal experience). Cars are priced similarly everywhere, but prices may be more negotiable in …

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Why The Empire Is Failing: The Horrid Hubris Of The Albright Doctrine

How to describe U.S. foreign policy over the last couple of decades? Disastrous comes to mind. Arrogant and murderous also seem appropriate…….First is overweening hubris. In 1998 Secretary of State Albright declared that “If we have to use force, it is because we are America: we are the indispensable nation. We stand tall and we …

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War Is The Health Of The Deep State

But for the few, war is immensely profitable. Like almost any other government project, war is mostly a transfer scheme… to move wealth from the middle classes to the privileged few. Economic warfare, too – sanctions, tariffs, and currency manipulation (proposed by Elizabeth Warren) are ways to achieve the same goal, without the human losses. …

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Speaking Of False Flags: The Archives Prove FDR’s Day Of Deceit At Pearl Harbor

Stinnett demonstrates, on the basis of extensive incontrovertible factual evidence and self-evidently accurate analysis that President Roosevelt oversaw the contrivance and deployment of a closely-guarded secret plan to goad the Japanese into attacking Pearl Harbor and monitor them while they did it. Stinnett hypothesizes that Roosevelt did this in order to precipitate an unwilling American …

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Can You Say False Flag? The Iranians May Be Religious Troglodytes, But They Ain’t Stupid!

There are many parties in the Middle East and in the United States who are interested in goading the U.S. into a military confrontation with Iran. Most of these parties have the capability to launch clandestine attacks on civilian vessels. That the U.S. government would blame Iran for any such attack is obvious. But even …

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Memo To Our Cowardly Clown Car Of Keynesian Central Bankers: For Once, Do Nothing!

Sometimes, the hardest thing to do is nothing… and this week’s FOMC decision will be among the hardest The Fed has faced in months – do they once again give stocks exactly what they are demanding, teaching the spoiled child once again that if they scream enough, they’ll get their juicebox; or remain “patient”, reminding …

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Washington’s Cyber-Attacks On Russia: A Deep State Coup By Any Other Name

In an article titled “Pentagon Keeps Trump in the Dark About its Cyber Attacks on Russia”, Rolling Stone’s Peter Wade described this jarring revelation as follows: “New laws, enacted by Congress last year, allow such ‘clandestine military activity’ in cyberspace to go ahead without the president’s approval. So, in this case, those new laws are protecting …

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