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A War Against Both China and Russia? The United States now finds itself embroiled in crises in both Europe and the Pacific. The Russia-Ukraine War...

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The first step towards a U.S.-China war? House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s trip to Taiwan exhibited the ostentatious arrogance and recklessness which has come to characterize...

Smart Bombs: Military, Defense, National Security and More

At the end of July, the Ukrainian Defense Ministry released a stark warning for Russian forces in the Kherson region. The Ukrainian Armed Forces...

Smart Bombs: Military, Defense, National Security and More

Coincident with China’s Army Day, Beijing rolled out the “Red” carpet for Speaker Pelosi’s visit to Taiwan by launching live-fire drills, sending fighter jets into the Taiwan...

Dr. James Holmes: The Naval Diplomat

Dr. James Holmes: The Naval Diplomat

Nancy Pelosi did not need to go to Taiwan. But having publicly broached the possibility of alighting in Taipei during her tour of Asian...

Dr. James Holmes: The Naval Diplomat

Today the chief of naval operations, Admiral Mike Gilday, released an updated “Navigation Plan” for 2022. In effect, the Navigation Plan represents Admiral Gilday’s...

Dr. James Holmes: The Naval Diplomat

Niccolò Machiavelli, meet Chester Nimitz. In his Discourses on Roman history the Renaissance Florentine philosopher-statesman claimed that human beings do not relish change. In...

Dr. James Holmes: The Naval Diplomat

I’ve been a ghost around the hallowed halls of the U.S. Naval War College in Newport this sabbatical year. But I did clank and...

Smart Bombs

Smart Bombs: Military, Defense, National Security and More

F-15EX Underwent Missile Test Earlier This Year – The Boeing F-15EX Eagle II has been touted as a “ready-now” replacement for the F-15C. It...

Smart Bombs: Military, Defense, National Security and More

“Don’t give me a One-Double-Oh./The bastard is ready to blow./The AB is there, but you’re saying a prayer,/Don’t give me a One-Double-Oh.” That is...

Smart Bombs: Military, Defense, National Security and More

On day 164 of the Russian invasion of Ukraine, the Russian military hasn’t managed to achieve anything significant in the Donbas, in eastern Ukraine. Meanwhile,...

Smart Bombs: Military, Defense, National Security and More

Russian ICBM Transporter Causes Crash but is not the First Collision of Military and Civilian Traffic – Even in times of war, traffic accidents...

Trillions

Trillions

Stimulus Checks Worsened Inflation, But Could Still Happen Anyway? Since the first round of COVID stimulus checks was issued in April of 2020, economists...

Trillions

Recession Could Prompt Fresh Round Of Stimulus Checks – Following the third and final round of federal stimulus checks, delivered under the American Rescue...

Trillions

10 States Implementing Fresh Rounds Of Stimulus Checks and Rebates – While a fourth federal stimulus check still seems to be off the cards,...

Trillions

Gun Sales Remain Strong for the 36th Straight Month – As lawmakers debated how to place new restrictions on firearms, many Americans opted to...

The Embassy

The Embassy

It seems Russia appears to be willing to blow up Europe’s largest nuclear power station in Zaporizhzhya in Ukraine. According to Enerhoatom, Ukraine’s state-run...

The Embassy

Taiwan: U.S. Senators Warn China Is Watching How the U.S. Responds to Russia Invasion – Democrat and Republican senators are urging the Biden White...

The Embassy

North Korea Offers 100,000 Troops to Russia – The isolationist, communist state of North Korea continues its efforts to forge closer ties to Russia,...

The Embassy

Israel announced the start of a Gaza-based military operation yesterday, commencing with multiple airstrikes targeting members of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) terror group....

Coronavirus

Coronavirus Chaos

President Joe Biden has tested positive for COVID-19. He is currently experiencing mild symptoms, the White House said. “This morning, President Biden tested positive...

Coronavirus Chaos

As COVID Cases Rise, Studies Suggest Omicron Is More Deadly Than Originally Though – COVID-19 cases in the United States steadily increased in April,...

Coronavirus Chaos

Midterms Likely Play a Part in Sudden COVID Restriction Pullback: Seemingly out of nowhere, COVID-19 regulations across the United States are being relaxed and...

Coronavirus Chaos

England will become the first country in the world to drop all remaining COVID restrictions at the end of February, following almost two years...

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Politics

Why Go So Big on the IRS? It’s not clear what constituency congressional Democrats are appealing to by passing a massive tax and spending bill...

Politics

Is This A Turning Point for the Democrats? – After months of polls showing the Democrats headed toward disastrous November midterm election results, some...

Politics

Donald Trump’s power is waning. The signs are apparent. Take the summer’s ongoing GOP primaries, for example. Trump’s endorsement no longer equates with victory....

Politics

Is Biden Saved? Democrats may have just received a political boost – the source: July’s job report. “A blowout July jobs report showed a...

Hermit Kingdom

Hermit Kingdom

North Korea has reportedly tested explosive devices and has recently begun digging new underground tunnels at its Punggye-ri nuclear test site. According to an...

Hermit Kingdom

In South Korea, the discussion of developing indigenous nuclear weapons is expanding. South Korean public opinion is moving on this issue, as is the...

Hermit Kingdom

Editor’s Note: This essay is adapted from the prepared remarks of the author for the “International Forum on Urging the Repatriation of Korean Prisoners...

Hermit Kingdom

Isolationist communist dictatorship North Korea confirmed this week that it officially recognizes the independence of two separatist regions of Ukraine, the self-styled people’s republics...

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Smart Bombs: Military, Defense, National Security and More

Smart Bombs: Military, Defense, National Security and More

Smart Bombs: Military, Defense, National Security and More

Smart Bombs: Military, Defense, National Security and More