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Was Russia behind Ukraine Cyberattack?

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

Left: A payment terminal out of order at a branch of Ukraine’s state-owned Oschadbank in Kyiv on June 27. Photo credit: Reuters. –  Some US authorities and ‘private researchers’ claim NotPetya attack was either carried out by Moscow or backed by it, but the evidence is questionable. The press is…

To the Finland Station*

Tuesday, July 18th, 2017

Left: The Finnish-Russian border. Photo credit: Wikipedia –  While the U.S. debates whether it has “a Russian problem,” little Finland [6 million] is again fearful of wrestling with its old neighbor. There is a new wrinkle in the Russia-Finland encounter, however. The Finns are always feeling threatened by their giant......

Soros is No Dreyfus*

Tuesday, July 11th, 2017

Anti-Semitism should always be condemned. But it is somewhat ironic that leaders of Hungary’s Jewish community and Israel’s Ambassador in Budapest are rallying on behalf of a man who demeans Jews and gives millions to anti-Israel, pro-Palestinian organizations. That man who is Jewish by birth, but proud for growing up in......

Fixing the Mess in Korea

Thursday, July 6th, 2017

To fix the mess in Korea, I’ve argued in  “How to Create Regime Change in North Korea,” that we need to take two important steps. First, sponsor a government in exile to replace North Korea’s Kim Jong-un regime. Second, put in place a nuclear missile defense, preferably in South Korea, to......

What’s Driving The New Populism*

Tuesday, July 4th, 2017

The current wave of populism sweeping the world isn’t necessarily ideological – as witness Emmanuel Macron and Donald Trump.   “He who can convince people to believe absurdities can convince them to commit atrocities.” Voltaire. A new tide of populism is spreading through Europe and North America and has not even......

Cyberwarfare Is On

Wednesday, June 28th, 2017

Photo credit: HackRead –  The latest and most damaging attacks, which have supposedly originated in Ukraine, are said to be using a variant of the code “Eternal Blue,” which reportedly was stolen from the National Security Agency (NSA). This malware was allegedly designed to take control over or destroy computers running an older Microsoft Windows program without......

Trump Should Stop Funding Palestinian Terrorists

Thursday, June 15th, 2017

Left: President Trump with Palestinian leader Abbas in Bethlehem, May 23, 2017. Credit: Aljazeera. — When it comes to the Palestinians, the Trump administration goes the way its predecessors have. On June 13, 2017, State Secretary Rex Tillerson reassured the Senate Foreign Relations Committee  that the Palestinian Authority “have changed that policy and their intent is to cease the......

Iran Sanctions to Reverse Obama’s “Iran-First” Policy

Tuesday, June 13th, 2017

The latest confirmation of the Obama administration’s support of Iran’s terrorist activities was provided to the House Foreign Affairs Committee on June 8, 2017, by David Asher, who for many years worked with the United States government on counter-terrorist- financing related issues. According to Asher, “In narrow pursuit of the P5 + 1......