Ed Warner

Veteran Journalist

Julius Caesar in Need Today, a Supreme Strategist with a Clear Purpose

Posted on | July 17, 2019 | No Comments

Caesar had a plan and a goal that coincided with his own quest for personal glory: he would conquer Gaul (present-day France along with parts of neighboring countries) for the expansion and security of Rome in 50 BC. That he accomplished in nine years of well executed battles and deft negotiations among warring tribes. It was a conflict on many fronts which required his constant attention. Read more

Is War with Mexico Possible?

Posted on | July 9, 2019 | No Comments

As Mexican cartels continue to drive more drugs and people across the U.S. border, there’s talk of using American troops to combat them.

The U.S. surely doesn’t need another war, but some degree of force may be necessary to contain the drug cartels that are becoming more of a menace on the border with violence uncomfortably close and sometimes slipping over. Read more

Mexico’s Black Hole

Posted on | June 20, 2019 | No Comments

Norma Sarabia Garduza became the seventh Mexican journalist to be murdered this year by the drug cartels in a surging violence throughout the country.

Norma Sarabia Garduza

Norma Sarabia Garduza

In early June, she was talking to a relative on the veranda of her home in Huimanguillo near the Guatemalan border when four masked men pulled up in a car. One got out and shouted something to the effect, “Hey, Norma, got something for you,” and shot her four times. As she was dying, the group drove off and, as usual, have not been apprehended. Read more

The Unmentionable Drug Cartels

Posted on | June 11, 2019 | No Comments

What organization on earth is the most dangerous to America yet rarely mentioned? Why, the unmentionable drug cartels.

In all the obsessive coverage of the border, blame is lavishly handed out to all and sundry – President Trump, the U.S. Congress, uncontrolled borders, Mexican and Central American politics, sinking economies, the stars in the heavens. But the real culprit remains in the shadows, which he prefers. Read more

The One Percent Who Rule

Posted on | May 29, 2019 | No Comments

Can a single phone call from a billionaire to the U.S. President cause a major change in policy? That’s what’s argued in a politics awash with money that billionaires know how to use. Read more

The Reach of George Soros

Posted on | May 22, 2019 | No Comments

Eight U.S. journalists have been fired for a TV program critical of George Soros. Was it justified or a Stalinist hit?

Soros is a large, inviting target. No other American billionaire has put as much time and money into influencing politics both in the U.S. and abroad. He says it’s democracy building. His critics call it radically destructive. Read more

Fast and Furious Revisited

Posted on | May 14, 2019 | No Comments

During this “Constitutional Crisis” it’s worth recalling a similar episode a decade ago when the U.S. Government sold 2,000 guns to Mexican drug cartels in a project known as Fast and Furious. We still don’t know why. Read more

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"Master of Narrative"

~Ted Lipien


This website contains the collected works, recent articles and continuing blog posts from veteran journalist Ed Warner who has been reporting for more than 55 years. Ed wrote for Time Magazine from 1958-1982 and wrote, edited and reported for the Voice of America from 1983-2005. He continues to freelance today and his articles have appeared in The American Conservative and on AntiWar.com and other news websites. More...

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