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The American System


November 28, 2016

November 29, 2016

Syrian Arab Army Has Freed Half of Eastern Aleppo from Terrorist Rebels, Dealing “Biggest Defeat” Since 2012 to al Qaeda/Nusra; ISIS Forces in Mosul Have Lost 20% of Their Total Strength to Advancing Iraqi Army; Recounts are an Accepted, Traditional Part of U.S. Election Procedures; Fidel Castro (1926-2016) was Helped to Power in Cuba By Glowing Coverage in U.S. Media, Plus State Department’s 1958 Arms Embargo and Destabilization Ultimatum Against Batista; Among Castro’s Greatest Achievements was 1960 Land Reform to Break Up Large Estates and Distribute 67-Acre Parcels to 200,000 Poor Peasant Families, Ending Absentee Ownership and Triggering Wrath of Miami Emigrés; Strongman’s Son Fidelito Attended P.S. 20 in Flushing, Queens c. 1957