Free the Kraken! Crazy news from the USA (daily newspaper Junge Welt)

There are conspiracies. A good 500 years ago, Niccolò Machiavelli warned of their danger in his »Discorsi«, but at the same time drew a sobering conclusion: »Many more princes have lost their lives and thrones (through conspiracies) than through open war, because there is open war with a prince only in the power of fewer to conspire against him is in the power of everyone. On the other hand, private individuals cannot get involved in any more dangerous and daring undertaking than this; because it is difficult in all its parts and extremely dangerous. Hence, although many conspiracies are undertaken, very few have the desired outcome. “

In addition to successful and unsuccessful conspiracies, there is also the consistently insane news from the USA. So claimed CNN– Commentator and history professor Douglas Brinkley last Thursday that President Donald Trump was planning to visit his residence in …