Sunday, October 20, 2019

In Other News
In Bracing Terms, Trump Invokes War’s Human Toll to Defend His Policies
Describing his opposition to foreign interventions, the president has spoken with unusual candor about a sensitive subject.

Sunday, October 20, 2019

The Fog of [Intra-Capitalist] War
Opposition to 'Foreign Intervention'
So that's it.

We can now make out the battle lines: Trump is "opposed to foreign intervention" and his enemies are in favor of it.

Foreign intervention is a propaganda euphemism for imperialism.

So the Times has identified the battle line in the current intramural war raging in U.S. capitalism.

It's between the uber-imperialists and the lesser-imperialists, with the latter having decided that the uber-imperialist plan to rule the world is too expensive.