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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

Clearly, Russia’s Pantsir air defense system has on paper strong capabilities. But what if it can't handle attacks by modernized drones and UAVs?

Smart Bombs: Military, Defense, National Security and More

Expert: "Russia's Su-35 does on paper seem like a decent fighter, but we are finding out now that many of our assumptions on how...

Smart Bombs: Military, Defense, National Security and More

The Russians have experienced teething issues with the Sukhoi Su-57 “Bandit,” Russia’s entry into the fifth-generation stealth fighter sweepstakes. Teething issues that make the...

Smart Bombs: Military, Defense, National Security and More

Expert Analysis by Russia Scholar Wesley Culp: Despite Ukrainian claims of a forthcoming offensive towards the Russian-occupied city of Kherson, Ukraine’s forces have struggled to...

Trillions

Trillions

Remember the good ol’ days when you could walk into a gun shop – or the sporting goods section of Walmart (ugh) if necessary...

Trillions

What is Biden’s Long-Term Student Debt Strategy? Joe Biden’s Department of Education announced on Tuesday a fresh round of student loan debt cancelation, wiping the...

Trillions

Missouri Governor Pushes Legislators to Pass Stimulus Check Alternative – When the largest budget in Missouri history was passed in May with the support...

Trillions

Verizon is offering some amazing speeds for its Fios internet service – but can you even get it? Not likely: Earlier this year, telecommunications giant...

The Embassy

The Embassy

The Biden Administration has struggled mightily in communicating its overall foreign policy strategy, meandering from one geopolitical crisis to the next. From ordering the...

The Embassy

Why would the Biden Administration push ahead with an F-16 sale to Turkey when they will also buy from Russia additional S-400s?

The Embassy

On Monday, the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) announced that it had uncovered and “foiled” a tunnel dug by Gaza’s ruling terror group Hamas. Designed...

The Embassy

On Monday, Iranian officials revealed that its military had launched a two-week-long drone competition alongside Russia, Belarus, and Armenia. Dubbed the 2022 Falcon Hunting...

Coronavirus

Coronavirus Chaos

A new virus has emerged in China and infected around 35 people, sparking concern that a new pandemic could be on the way. Scientists...

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...

Politics News

Politics

Pelosi blew up so many norms in the House of Representatives that Democrats may have to look over their shoulder across many fronts if...

Politics

Former Vice President Mike Pence risked angering a large section of the Republican base on Wednesday when he implored his party to stop criticizing...

Politics

Liz Cheney could very well run for president in 2024. And a recent interview seems to indicate a move is possible.

Politics

Liz Cheney may be considering a run for president in 2024. But would she run as a Democrat or a member of the GOP?

Hermit Kingdom

Hermit Kingdom

This article is adapted from remarks presented by the author at International Forum on One Korea 2022 in Seoul, Korea on August 13, 2022....

Hermit Kingdom

North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un announced that all COVID-19 lockdown measures would come to an end this week, declaring victory over the virus...

Hermit Kingdom

Nancy Pelosi, the Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, toured East Asia last week. Much debate was stirred by her visit to Taiwan,...

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...