Americans on the right and left change their minds after hearing where Trump stands : The Conversation


In recent years, voters have shifted their views on issues based upon the positions of politicians – even when that shift clashes with their ideology.

Source: Americans on the right and left change their minds after hearing where Trump stands : The Conversation

Trump preaches violence against Iran, US opponents


Trump is trying to muddy the water and is playing to his base, but does he understand he is playing with fire, does he or does he not and either way does he even care.

Now he is doing anything to change the US population focus away from his impending impeachment and making out that America can not live without him as President, while, he is one of the main causes that America is the way it is, as he is going out of his way to provoke Iran and others within the Middle East, but why.

This is easy to explain, for what better way to change the focus, then create a war with Iran and others within the Middle East.

Does he believe that America will win a conflict or again does he even care and then again he could always bomb Iran and get rid of it for ever.

Is this really the actions of someone who is sane, for it is clear he has serious mental problems on top of all his other health conditions.

Dear Kitty. Some blog

This 14 March 2016 video from the USA says about itself:

All the Times Trump Has Called for Violence at His Rallies

After he canceled a rally at a Chicago university Friday night due to safety concerns, Donald Trump told CNN’s Don Lemon “I certainly don’t incite violence.”

Trump, however, has a history of calling for violent acts against those who protest at his events that goes back until at least August of last year.

By Barry Grey in the USA:

Trump exploits Iran war crisis to incite violence against political opponents

15 January 2020

On Monday, Trump retweeted a photoshopped image of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi in a hijab and Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer in a turban, superimposed on an Iranian flag with the caption “the corrupted Dems trying their best to come to the Ayatollah’s rescue.”

White House Press Secretary Stephanie Grisham gave a prepared…

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Trump asks NATO allies for help with Iran after years of bashing the alliance : The Conversation


President Trump’s speech about Iran wasn’t just aimed at that country or the US. He also targeted NATO allies, urging members of the alliance to step up and help US efforts in the Middle East.

Source: Trump asks NATO allies for help with Iran after years of bashing the alliance : The Conversation

Donald Trump’s rant against Iran is the howl of a dying empire | Simon Jenkins | Opinion | The Guardian


As the president slurred ritualised abuse of Iran and pleas to Nato, we saw the US’s days as world hegemon dribbling away, says Guardian columnist Simon Jenkins

Source: Donald Trump’s rant against Iran is the howl of a dying empire | Simon Jenkins | Opinion | The Guardian

Trump says Iran ‘appears to be standing down’ in address to nation | TheHill


President Trump on Wednesday said Iran “appears to be standing down” in an address to the nation following missile attacks on two Iraqi bases housing U.S. military personnel.

Source: Trump says Iran ‘appears to be standing down’ in address to nation | TheHill

Trump’s Twitter threat to destroy Iran’s cultural sites is a historic mistake : The Conversation


If the US makes good on the president’s threat, Iran’s heritage won’t be the only thing damaged. Washington’s reputation would also take a hit.

Source: Trump’s Twitter threat to destroy Iran’s cultural sites is a historic mistake :  The Conversation

With the US and Iran on the brink of war, the dangers of Trump’s policy of going it alone become clear


President Trump’s Iran policy took a dramatic turn when the US killed Iran’s top military commander in a drone strike. To avoid war, one foreign policy scholar says Trump has to reverse his stance.

Source: With the US and Iran on the brink of war, the dangers of Trump’s policy of going it alone become clear

Iraq’s parliament votes to expel US military | TheHill


Iraq’s parliament reportedly voted on Sunday to expel the U.S. military from the country after an American airstrike killed top Iranian military commander Gen. Qassem Soleimani in Baghdad.

Source: Iraq’s parliament votes to expel US military | TheHill