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December 21, 2022

Daily Archives

  • Putin and Shoigu speak

    After a flurry of security council meetings, a visit by Putin to the front lines of the SMO,  Medvedev visiting Xi Jinping, Putin and Shoigu are giving their speeches.

    I’ve taken this from a Russian reporter that wrote down the basics.  We will have to wait for a professional and accurate transcript.

    Collegium of the Ministry of…

  • Daily Chronicles

    The Daily Chronicles are snippets of the most important news across the world for this and each day as it rolls in. Kindly also use it as an open thread.

    We are in the tropics.  We don’t have snow and sleighbells and all the traditional Christmas paraphernalia.  The image on this post is then our Christmas…

  • Europe: Reaping the whirlwind

    By Femi Akomolafe and posted with permission

    a missive to a European friend

    Greetings to you.

    Did you pause to consider the fact that the equivalence you seek/sought is simply invalid, thereby untenable?

    From whichever angle you consider it, comparing European violent colonial conquest of, say Africa, with Europeans WILLINGLY voting for racists and fascists is outrageous, to put…