The Erimtan Angle

In the serious game that is politics, none seems more solemn than the competition that is American politics given that this particular set of stratagems affects the whole world, sooner or later. On Sibel Edmonds’ website Boiling Frogs, a most interesting article was published recently. The piece written by William Blum juxtaposes the U.S. President’s words to some of the outcomes of his policies. Blum’s starting point is Barrack Obama’s speech at the Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, DC on Monday, 23 April. The President confidently said the following on that occasion: “I’ve done my utmost . . . to prevent and end atrocities. We possess many tools . . . and using these tools over the past three years, I believe — I know — that we have saved countless lives”.[1]  Blum then comments that “Do the facts and evidence tell him that his words are…

View original post 393 more words

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s