The day that was: February 23 2016

Today I dug in to the Syrian ceasefire agreement and was left thinking that it’s probably not going to last too long.

We looked at the recent uptick in fighting in eastern Ukraine and the Ukrainian government’s inability to deal with its staggering corruption problem, and how those two things may be connected via Moscow’s strategizing.

I questioned recent moves by South Korea and the United States to further isolate North Korea, when isolating North Korea never seems to work.

And we tried to view the complete Republican refusal to acknowledge any potential Obama Supreme Court nominee through the lens of the insane levels of rage fueling Republican politics in the year 2016.

I leave you with a comedic bit that’s a lot more serious than funny, but it’s powerful and important. Here’s Samantha Bee on workplace harassment:

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Author: DWD

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