Tuesday, August 16, 2022

Links — 16 August 2022 Part 2

Reminiscence of the Future
SVR Makes Statements.
Andrei Martyanov, former USSR naval officer and expert on Russian military and naval issues

RT — Question More (Russian state-sponsored media)
Ukraine failed to mount counteroffensive – ex-Pentagon adviser [Col. Douglas Macgregor]
Colonel Douglas Macgregor thinks that Russian forces could soon go on to seize the port city of Odessa in Southern Ukraine

Moon of Alabama
A Multipolar Expo Shows Unipolar Wreckage

TASS (Russian state media)
West seeking to protract conflict in Ukraine — Belarusian security chief

Putin lashes out at West’s "vanishing" hegemony, outlines Russia’s goals

China can defend itself from US attempts to undermine stability — defense minister [Wei Fenghe]

Chinese defense chief [Wei Fenghe] calls his ties with Russia 'model of cooperation'

US is out to restore global liberal dictatorship — foreign intelligence officer ("Liberal" should be in quotes. Liberalism has morphed into a caricature of itself.

Zero Hedge
New Arms Depot Blast In Crimea An Act Of Sabotage, Kremlin Admits
Tyler Durden

Southfront ((sanctioned by the US Treasury Department)
Sabotage Attack Destroyed Russian Military Warehouse In Crimea

Sputnik International (Russian state-sponsored media)
US Ramping Up Strike Potential in Asia-Pacific, Working on Missile Deployment: Russian General Staff

Putin: Collective West Purposely Destroying European Security System, NATO Moving East


Matt Franko said...

“ why facts don’t change minds”

Because liberal arts morons are taught “if the facts don’t support the theory then so much worse for the facts”

What kills me is that liberal art PhDs keep asking this question…. It’s like they don’t even understand their own methodology…

Which is really dumb,..

Matt Franko said...

“ Hegel notoriously maintained that if facts contradict theory, then “um so schlimmer für die Fakten”—so much the worse for the facts.”


Why the outrage?

This is what is taught… should be of no surprise…

Peter Pan said...

Even Sudden Adult Death Syndrome isn't changing minds...

Matt Franko said...

Well Fauci BA in Classics from Holy Cross… probably gets it from Hegel right here…

Peter Pan said...

The Great Rehash, Part Three: Unsafe and Ineffective - John Michael Greer

Substitute 'art degree' for 'clerisy' and this starts to sound familiar...