Monthly Archive:: November 2017
TLDRUpFront: With the successful North Korean launch of a nuclear-capable ICBM capable of hitting Washington, DC, putting the entire US within range, the generational delusion that diplomacy can resolve this must end. The InfoMullet makes the disheartening case for preemptive nuclear strikes on North Korea.
TLDRUpFront: A military coup appears to have removed Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe and his wife Grace Mugabe, Vice President for power. Former Vice President Mnangagwa, removed from power on November 6th to make way for the President’s wife, has returned to the country amidst reports of fighting and heavy military presence in the capital.
TLDR UpFront: Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman al Saud (MBS) has launched a revolution-from-above as radical as the Arab Spring’s grass roots effort seven years ago. The Prince is dismantling institutional power structures of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, attempting to reform its society, government, markets, security forces and even religious establishment. All this