Category POTUS

Congratulations To The Navy For Charging Its Officers With Negligent Homicide

Congratulations To The Navy For Charging Its Officers With Negligent Homicide · by Lin Todd, The Long March guest columnist · January 19, 2018 On Jan. 16, the U.S. Navy announced that it has charged five officers under the Uniform Code of Military Justice with negligent homicide, hazarding a vessel, and dereliction of duty in the deaths of […]

The Reviews Are In: Here’s What Experts Are Saying About Jim Mattis’ New Strategy

The reviews are in: Here’s what experts are saying about Jim Mattis’ new strategy Washington Examiner · by Politics · January 19, 2018 Defense Secretary Jim Mattis released the new National Defense Strategy on Friday, a mostly classified document with a public portion that moves away from anti-terrorism as the top mission and focuses on peer competitors Russia and China. […]

A Secret Warrior’s Secret War In Laos

A secret warrior’s secret war in Laos · by Lee Williams Decorated Green Beret John Meyer, who ran reconnaissance missions, will be the featured speaker at the Fifth Annual Florida Fun Shoot. Lee Williams Topics EditorAs the ancient Sikorsky H-34 helicopter carrying an elite six-man reconnaissance team was spiraling down toward a landing zone in Laos, […]

DoD Official: National Defense Strategy Will Rebuild Dominance, Enhance Deterrence

DoD Official: National Defense Strategy Will Rebuild Dominance, Enhance Deterrence By Jim Garamone DoD News, Defense Media Activity 0 PRINT  |  E-MAIL  |  CONTACT AUTHOR WASHINGTON, Jan. 19, 2018 — The new National Defense Strategy announced today is aimed at restoring America’s competitive military advantage to deter Russia and China from challenging the United States, its allies or seeking to overturn the international […]

The Method In North Korea’s Madness – Commentary Magazine

The comment highlighted in blue below is by/from Col. (Ret.) David Maxwell & his contact info is at the bottom of this page.  RCP, David Maxwell Comment:  A long read but well worth your time.  Dr. Eberstadt’s humility should be a lesson for us all and his full disclosure here makes this long essay […]

Make China Great Again: Communist Party Seeks To Seize ‘Historic’ Moment To Reshape World Order

Make China great again: Communist Party seeks to seize ‘historic’ moment to reshape world order High-profile comment piece urges country to rally around Xi and realise nation’s global aspirations PUBLISHED : Thursday, 18 January, 2018, 7:16am UPDATED : Thursday, 18 January, 2018, 8:19am COMMENTS: 73  Nectar Gan 1407SHARE 73‎ PrintEmail‎ RELATED TOPICS China’s Communist PartyXi Jinping Related Articles […]

The U.S. Navy Lowers Its Sights

Seth Cropsey is always worth reading.  RCP, The U.S. Navy Lowers Its Sights Has Trump given up on expanding the size of the fleet? If so, there’s still time to reverse course. The future USS Gerald R. Ford at Newport News, Va., Apr. 8, 2017. PHOTO: MASS COMMUNICATION SPECIALIST 2ND CLASS RIDGE LEONI/U.S. NAVY […]

Spies Fear Former CIA Officer May Not Face Justice For Suspected Role In Exposure Of Agents In China

Spies fear former CIA officer may not face justice for suspected role in exposure of agents in China By Ellen Nakashima, View Original January 17th, 2018 Chinese and American flags fly along Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington during then-Chinese President Hu Jintao’s state visit in January 2011.Photo by: Hyungwon Kang/Reuters Veteran U.S. spies were elated to learn […]

Watergate As A Secret KGB Operation: Fedor Lukyanov Shares A Sensational Version Of The Famous Scandal Watergate as a secret KGB operation Fedor Lukyanov shares a sensational version of the famous scandal   12/25/2012 The permanent author of “Ogonyok” offered the editorial staff a sensational version Fedor Lukyanov, editor-in-chief of the magazine “Russia in Global Politics” The outgoing year 2017 was so saturated that it is almost impossible to sum […]

How The Tet Offensive Undermined American Faith In Government

How the Tet Offensive Undermined American Faith in Government Julian E. Zelizer/Jan 15, 2018 View Original January 14th, 2018 Fifty years ago, the January 1968 battle laid bare the way U.S. leaders had misled the public about the war in Vietnam. President Lyndon B. Johnson and Gen. William Westmoreland in Vietnam on December 25, […]