Tag Archives: Donald Trump

Mark Collins – Boden wenn nicht Blut: Horrible Heidegger, Nazism and Now

24 Oct

Martin Heidegger (more here) truly was a nasty piece of work–with nasty foretastes for today? At the London Review of Books: Great Again Malcolm Bull Ponderings II-VI: Black Notebooks, 1931-3…

Source: Mark Collins – Boden wenn nicht Blut: Horrible Heidegger, Nazism and Now

Mark Collins – “Der Untergang des Abendlandes”, US Education Section

26 Sep

I suspect matters are not much better, if at all, in the Canada that is supposedly back–a tweet: AKA The Decline of the West. Mark Collins, a prolific Ottawa blogger, is a Fellow at the Canad…

Source: Mark Collins – “Der Untergang des Abendlandes”, US Education Section

Mark Collins – The United States of (bad joke) America

15 Sep

Colin Powell: Leaked emails from former Secretary of State Colin Powell [the best president the US never had? ah, the good old days] show him strongly criticizing Donald Trump, labeling him a ̶…

Source: Mark Collins – The United States of (bad joke) America

Mark Collins – The Donald, “Extreme Vetting” and…Horses (asses that is)

16 Aug

Perhaps the Republican presidential candidate envisages enhanced interrogations being conducted within American embassies and consular offices. As for vetting and horses see the origin of the backg…

Source: Mark Collins – The Donald, “Extreme Vetting” and…Horses (asses that is)

Mark Collins – CETA/TPP: Big Canadian Trade Deals Dead

4 Aug

A pretty grim picture in a piece at the Globe and Mail’s business section (that really should be in the main news section): With CETA and TPP in trouble, what’s Canada’s Plan B on trade? Jean…

Source: Mark Collins – CETA/TPP: Big Canadian Trade Deals Dead

Mark Collins – Brexit and Abandoned English White Workers (The Donald?)

3 Aug

Excerpts from an article by a novelist who writes much and well on money at the London Review of Books–echoes in the Land of Trump? Brexit Blues John Lanchester is the author, most recently, …

Source: Mark Collins – Brexit and Abandoned English White Workers (The Donald?)

Mark Collins – The US, or, “Banana Republic Time”

28 Jul

Terry Glavin holds many feet to the fire, especially certain “progressives”–excerpts: America on the brink? It’s worse than you think Terry Glavin If you’ve recently come to concl…

Source: Mark Collins – The US, or, “Banana Republic Time”

Mark Collins – US Election Cyber Security Mess: Democrats, the Bear, the Donald, Whatever

25 Jul

Further to this May post, “US intelligence: Foreign hackers spying on campaigns” the bits are really hitting the fan–at Foreign Policy’s “Situation Report”: Is Moscow …

Source: Mark Collins – US Election Cyber Security Mess: Democrats, the Bear, the Donald, Whatever

Mark Collins – Fighting Islamist Terrorism: A Darker Future for Freedom?

25 Jul

Excerpts from an article in the NY Times by the liberal American  David Rieff: The Long War on Terror In the wake of the mass casualty attacks in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Orlando, Fla., and Nice, France …

Source: Mark Collins – Fighting Islamist Terrorism: A Darker Future for Freedom?

Mark Collins – UK, US: Bonkersorama?

14 Jul

Not your father’s leading countries of the “free world”, eh? 1) United Kingdom: 2) United States: Where it will all end knows only Beelzebub. Very relevant: The Donald and Indiana…

Source: Mark Collins – UK, US: Bonkersorama?