anti-war - Ending one year into the next promises likely worse times ahead than current dismal ones - the frigid weather in much of America a fitting accompaniment to reckless US policies at home and abroad.
Middle East - On November 4, Lebanese PM Saad Hariri resigned, claiming an Iranian-backed Hezbollah plot to assassinate him. Utter nonsense. Something else is going on.
OPCW - The Hague, Netherlands-based Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) is charged with promoting and verifying adherence to the Chemical Weapons Convention.
Niger - Few Americans know anything about the country. They're minimally knowledgeable geographically about nations only when Washington goes to war.
Americans nowadays have a bad attitude towards presidents. Many people are denouncing Donald Trump as a dictator. But the real problem in this nation is the dictatorial illiteracy that has allowed modern presidents to commandeer far too much power.