Why would Pyongyang, having seen us attack Iraq, which had no WMD, and Libya, which had given up its WMD to mollify us, ever consider given up its nuclear weapons..
We have a strategic asset no one else can match. We control access to the largest richest market on earth, the USA.
If Erdogan is serious, a clash with the U.S. is coming, as our Kurdish allies occupy most of Syria’s border with Turkey.
When President Trump starts getting “Trump is right” headlines in The Washington Post, you know something big is happening..
President Trump’s growth as a foreign policy and national security leader is something which deserves major acknowledgment in every year-end review of 2017
The excitement over passing the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act overshadowed the extraordinary National Security Strategy report released on Monday..
The world is currently overwhelmed with the pace of social, technological, and political change that is occurring, and is ultimately stunned and essentially paralyzed…
Tribalism appears to be doing to the Bush New World Order what it did to Mikhail Gorbachev’s Soviet Union.
Success always begins with a theory, and you cannot achieve success in national security without first starting with a theory..
In inflation-adjusted dollars, the cost of Harvey will exceed that of the Marshall Plan, which rebuilt Europe after World War II…
A sixth of the way through the 21st century, what is there to make us believe this will be the Second American Century?
World War II ended the Japanese and Italian empires, with the British and French following soon after. The Soviet Empire collapsed in 1989. Is it now the turn of the Americans?
A time for truth. U.S. sanctions on North Korea, like those voted for by Congress last week, are not going to stop Kim from acquiring ICBMs. He is too close to the goal line…
When Korea is united neither side is going to thank us. One will hate us and yes the other one will hate us also. We cannot win in this scenario.
A psychopathic ulcer in North Korea has arrived at our city gates, with nuclear-tipped ICBMs (about which our last four administrations did nothing)!
The Russia baiters and Putin haters will be put in same circle of hell by history as the idiot war hawks of 1914 and the three blind men of Versailles in 1919.
The crucial question is not whether Trump is alone, but whether he is right. Has Trump read the crisis of the West correctly?
“descended from the same ancestors, speaking the same language, professing the same religion, attached to the same principles of government,” can we still speak of Americans as one nation & one people
With little accomplished at the G20 meeting itself, many people here are now questioning the value of these summits.
The days of interstate highway systems and moon shots seem to be behind us. Are Puerto Rico and Illinois the harbingers of what is to come?
If Moscow is not bluffing, we could be headed for U.S.-Russian collision in Syria..
The truck bombers message to the Afghan people? Not even in the heart of this capital can your government keep civilian workers safe…
The European half of Trump’s trip should be taken as a fire-bell-in-the-night warning: Shape up, Europe, or you may find yourselves on your own…
If we do not review and discard some of these war guarantees, we shall never know peace. Donald Trump once seemed to understand this.
The generals, Bibi Netanyahu and the neocons, Congressional hawks with Cold War mindsets, are winning the battle for the president’s mind.