For the major topic of US Foreign Policy since WW2, the MIC, and the Neocon Nutjobs…

…whose direct lineage is to The Truman Doctrine, although it’s perversely more corrupted and indefensible now than 70 years ago…

Many more links in today’s commondreams…

A quote from

There are many theories and explanations for the rise of Donald Trump and the current incarnation of white right-wing populism.
A deeper understanding—and an invitation to scale the “empathy wall”—comes from veteran sociologist Arlie Russell Hochschild in her new book, Strangers In Their Own Land: Anger and Mourning on the American Right. The book is, as its second subtitle suggests, “A Journey to the Heart of Our Political Divide.”

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and check out review at
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