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Defense vs Diplomacy

FROM MY CORNER:Whee!War!Whoopee!

Howell Hurst Corporate Avarice, Defense Spending, Economy & Finance, Military Defense, War and Organized Mayhem

Mr. Putin’s Ukraine escapade has obviously excited China’s war imagination. American Speaker Pelosi’s visit to Taiwan has increased its fervor. The only word I can come up with from my limited vocabulary to describe this phenomenon is: “Dumb.” “Dumb.” There is no finer word to accurately describe it. “Dumb.” “Dumb.” “Dumb.” The leaders of the… continue reading »

FROM MY CORNER:Nato’s Wavering War

Howell Hurst Military Defense, Ukraine

Again, someone has asked why I am writing less lately. It is simple. The perspectives I wish to discuss so deviate from what is acceptable to mainstream media, and as my personall reading public is so small, media reject my writing submissions to them. For instance, my viewpoint on Ukraine: Putin relentlessly continues this war…. continue reading »

FROM MY CORNER:Old New Commentaries

Howell Hurst American News, Consumerism, Defense vs Diplomacy, Economy & Finance, Military Defense, People Politics, War and Organized Mayhem

Looking over previous notes, I see a couple of FROM MY CORNER’S that never made it to this. Blog site. So, to correct that, here they are, although some out out of psynch with real time. Missed Commentary Nr. One: FROM MY CORNER Our Ultimate Future? The unique American writer Joan Didion once wrote, “Las… continue reading »

FROM MY CORNER: The Free World’s Timidity

Howell Hurst American News, Corporate Avarice, Military Defense, War and Organized Mayhem

I believe that if NATO’s members had alerted their combined troops as Putin initially massed his forces, announcing to international media that they were going to block his Ukraine invasion, they would have successfully done so, preventing the present devastating results. Putin – solely by his publicized Nuclear Threat – emasculated NATO’s and America’s influence… continue reading »