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The UN is trying to grab control of worldwide immigration policies*

Friday, January 18th, 2019

While President Donald Trump seeks funding for a bordering! wall, the United Nations is seeking control of migration policies worldwide, with a campaign configured to undermine America’s sovereignty and control over its own borders. And, yes, if the U.N. has its way, America will help pay for it. As with…

Why what happens in Syria is important*

Tuesday, January 15th, 2019

Right: Iranian bases in Syria, April 2018, photo credit:  skynewsarabiya.com, (April 30, 2018).  After 400 years of Ottoman rule, the region now known as Syria was detached from the dying empire by French and British troops a hundred years ago. After a complex series of maneuvers Syria ended up as......

Enabling China’s Weapons Hacking*

Monday, January 7th, 2019

For years, the Pentagon has been pretending to be securing its computer networks from Russian and Chinese hacking. But while wasting huge resources on an impossible futile task, it has sponsored the development of weapons systems that themselves are wide open to hackers. The net result is that cyber insecurity......

Russia’s hypersonic ICBM blows away arms agreements

Saturday, December 29th, 2018

Russia, China and the United States are all working on hypersonic weapons – missiles that fly so fast current technology has difficulty picking them up on radar and even bigger problems trying to defeat them President Vladimir Putin has claimed that Russia is getting ready to deploy an intercontinental ballistic......

Values in Public Administration and Governance in America

Saturday, December 29th, 2018

What values inform the actions of those in government and public administration today?  George Washington gave a charge to the Framers at the beginning of the American Experiment.  He said to the Framers when they began their work,  Let us raise a standard to which the wise and honest can repair;......

A Seismic Shift is Happening in the Middle East*

Wednesday, November 21st, 2018

The chaos of the region makes predictions difficult but Israel could become a key strategic ally for Gulf states. The one thing about which we know nothing is the future. That being the case any non-conditional prediction about the future is not worth the paper its written on or the......

A National Risk Center: Does It Lower The Danger?

Monday, November 12th, 2018

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced on September 1, 2018, that it has created a National Risk Management Center to address strategic risks to the nation’s infrastructure. Earlier this month, DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said the use of the global positioning system, or GPS, will be one of the first......

US Could Skirt Russian Sanctions to Fight Wildfires*

Sunday, November 11th, 2018

Left: The Russian Beriev Be-200 releases water to fight fires in Taganrog Russia. Photo: iStock. With thousands of wildfires hitting the US every year, the solution to limit the devastation could be the best firefighting aircraf available – the Russian Beriev Be-200. Right now California is once again on fire. As this......