Even as President Trump courts Russia, Special Operations forces are teaming up with partners on Europe’s eastern flank to counter a mix of subterfuge, cyberattacks and disinformation.
Michael TraceyThe NYT ran a major story outlining how US commandos in Europe are "gearing up" for a confrontation with Russia that "runs the risk" of sparking a "shooting war," but don't expect much attention because it doesn't fit the preordained Trump/Russia narrative
Michael TraceyKamala might be the candidate most neck-deep in evidence-free Russia paranoia. Notice she casually asserts that she's under attack from Russian bots. Source? Citations? None of that matters when you can just vaguely refer to random internet trolls
Large email lists are one of the most valuable assets any candidate can have. Tom Steyer generated his with a very cunning bait-and-switch
Michael TraceyTom Steyer duped millions of people into signing up for his "Need to Impeach" email list, which he is now "renting" to himself to promote his presidential campaign. Someone should look into the legality of that
First and second debate qualification
Have they crossed 65K...
It seems that Americans are in the midst of a raging epidemic of mental illness, at least as judged by the increase in the numbers treated for it. Are we learning to recognize and diagnose mental disorders that were always there? On the other hand,...
The pharmaceutical industry influences psychiatrists to prescribe psychoactive drugs even for categories of patients in whom the drugs have not been found safe and effective. What should be of greatest concern for Americans is the astonishing rise...
Michael Tracey"The use of antidepressants in Australia, Canada, England, the U.S., and other wealthy countries didn’t lead to a decline in the prevalence and symptoms of mood disorders despite substantial increases in the use of the drugs from 1990 to 2015"
The dominance of football in Texas high schools had become the focus of raging debate all over the state in 1983. The governor of Texas, Mark White, appointed Ross Perot to head a committee on educati
Michael TraceyRoss Perot ridiculed Odessa, TX as "football crazy" for building a $5.6 high school stadium in 1982, which led to a heated letter-writing campaign by the local booster club. "Nearly a thousand letters were sent in protest of Perot’s condemnation of Odessa"
Michael TraceyRoss Perot ridiculed Odessa, TX as "football crazy" for building a $5.6 million high school stadium in 1982. Furious, the local booster club launched into action. "Nearly a thousand letters were sent in protest of Perot’s condemnation of Odessa"