The madness of King JoeBama and the specter of WWIII

From time immemorial elitist despots have started wars to deflect attention from domestic political crises. The most consequential recent example is that of Kaiser Wilhelm II, the last emperor of Germany, whose reign from 1871-1918 was called the Second Reich. “Kaiser” is the German translation of “Caesar,” evoking the imperium of both the original Roman … Continue reading The madness of King JoeBama and the specter of WWIII