Uncle Sam’s weakening is just fine with most Earth residents who pay attention to global events.
Truthdig Editor in Chief Robert Scheer and journalist-author Jere Van Dyk discuss Van Dyk's time in the beleaguered country as a reporter and as a hostage. [Transcript added.]
Zbigniew Brzezinski sacrificed Sima Wali's Afghanistan to destroy the Soviet Union. If they meet in the afterlife, it will be uncomfortable.