Condoleezza Rice - why was she the Secretary of State? Token black female who had some academic cred regarding Russia, but otherwise unprepared. There were more qualified females, there were more qualified blacks. She happened to be black and female, in one package. Good for her, not good for the USA. Shameful. Hillary Clinton - what did she actually accomplish?
On March 11, Hillary Clinton gave a speech. One member of the media asked her what she thought were the major accomplishments of her tenure as Secretary of State: She answered, “My accomplishments as Secretary of State? Well, I’m glad you asked. My proudest accomplishment in which I take the most pride, mostly because of the opposition it faced early on, you know. The remnants of prior situations and mindsets that were too narrowly focused in a manner whereby they may have overlooked the bigger picture and we didn’t do that. Very proud. I would say that’s a major accomplishment.”
As a Democrat, I cry. As an American, I gnash my teeth. John Quincy Adams? William Seward? Giants, and we are stuck with whelping midgets. We stand on their backs, and we still cannot see…. (Quoting Coleridge)
Victoria Nolund is no better. Maybe she is worse - she can’t play the minority card, and she can’t play the “out of office nostalgia” card. She tried to play the bread card in Kiev. That did no work out too well….
Read the roll of honour for Ireland’s bravest men. We must be united in memory of the ten, England you’re a monster, don’t think that you have won. We will never be defeated while Ireland has such sons.
Through the war torn streets of Ulster the black flags did sadly sway, To salute ten Irish martyrs the bravest of the brave, Joe McDonnell, Martin Hurson, Kevin Lynch, Kieran Doherty, They gave their lives for freedom with Thomas McElwee…