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Top: Detail from Ted Zuber painting "Freeze;" Bottom: US soldiers take part in live-fire training, Korea, April 2023

Deep Freeze: Ending Korea’s Armistice Agony

July 12, 2023 at 11:49 am

“History is a nightmare from which I am trying to awake.” James Joyce, The Portrait of The Artist as a Young Man   On June 25, in the dazed wake of the aborted rebellion by a mercenary army, the Wagner Group, against Russia’s military and political leadership, the BBC’s MoscowRead More

John Bolton (Photo by Gage Skidmore from Peoria, AZ, United States of America (John Bolton) [CC BY-SA 2.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons)

Trump’s Over-the-Top National Security Team

April 4, 2018 at 12:14 pm

On March 22, President Trump tweet-sacked National Security Adviser (NSA) Lieutenant-General H.R. McMaster, naming as his replacement John Bolton, one of the most hawkish, controversial and unpopular officials in the trigger-happy administration of George W. Bush. Bolton learned the news while appearing on the Fox ‘News’ Channel, his soapbox inRead More