The only good thing to come out of Lucas’ last three stabs at glory is the phrase Phantom Menace, used to describe a diversion that lures the Binks of the world astray …
Justin Raimondo is the head writer at Antiwar.com and he was the man who first got me into writing geopolitical stuff back in 2001 when his analysis of the Hainan Spy Plane Incident was so salient and clear that I just had to give him his propers. He asked me if I could write about the man on the street in China and there it was. Justin is always several pages ahead of the crowd when it comes to trends in the world, be they economic, political or any other. He just has the clear vision. And when a sane man writes in a society of insanity, well one’s tone might get strident and slightly angry. There is no peace for the rational man.
Here is his latest on World Government. Check it out and holler back in five years when Obama’s second term promise is a “global structure of accountabilty …”
there is a Chinese saying I always like to whip out when dealing with regionalism vs. globalism:
“long divided must unite, long united must divide ….”