Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump does have a policy on the use of nuclear weapons, even though the corporate media has made it appear that he is naïve when it comes to the use of and proliferation of nuclear weapons. During the first presidential election debate with his Democratic opponent Hillary Clinton, Trump said he would reverse a policy on the use of nuclear weapons that every U.S. president since Harry S Truman has maintained.
The U.S. Intelligence Community, led by the three most political actors in recent history, claims to have irrefutable “proof” that the Russian government was behind the hacking of Democratic Party computers and those affiliated with the Hillary Clinton presidential campaign...
The recent diplomatic row between the Philippines and the United States has come as a shock to U.S. State Department and Pentagon policy wonks but for astute observers of Southeast Asian politics, the decision of Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte to «pivot» to China and Russia was long in the making.
Subsequent to the United Kingdom’s «Brexit» referendum, which saw 51.9 percent of voters in the United Kingdom opt to leave the European Union, political forces around the world were encouraged that the forces of anti-globalism had achieved a substantial victory...
Recently-obtained documents emanating from a computer hack of the Clinton Foundation by the enigmatic cyber-sleuth known as «Guccifer 2.0» reinforce previous allegations that the tax-exempt foundation engaged in what amounted to a «pay-to-play» extortion racket.
World leaders rushed to Jerusalem to pay their last respects to former Israeli President and Prime Minister Shimon Peres, who died at the age of 93. American President Barack Obama eulogized Peres with the following soliloquy about his fellow Nobel Peace Prize laureate: «I would be the 10th U.S. President since John F. Kennedy to sit down with Shimon; the 10th to fall prey to his charms»...
In surveying the past eight years of President Barack Obama’s foreign policy, four of which involved then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, a disturbing pattern emerges. When it came to applying sanctions on nations charged with violating human rights, Obama chose to single out only those nations where either Europeans or, otherwise, white Caucasians were in leadership positions. However, when it came to applying similar sanctions on African countries led by brutal dictators, there was nary a peep from either Obama or Mrs. Clinton.
Global hedge fund tycoon and political provocateur George Soros is leading a war of symbols, namely flags and banners either resurrected or conjured up by his myriad non-profit groups, to stir religious, racial, and ethnic tensions the world over...
There is an ominous operation that will soon appear in south Chicago’s Jackson Park, one that will advance the cause of political disruption and international conflict around the world. The Barack Obama Center and Presidential Library will become a magnet for those malevolent forces wanting to advance Obama’s «existing international order» and a nightmare for nations and leaders hoping to stem the tide of globalization, free trade, open borders, and social and religious bedlam...
Not since the days of the Roman Empire have regional warlords commanded so much authority to craft their own military and diplomatic policies apart from the central government. The United States calls its warlords «combatant commanders» and the title is not misleading. These combatant commanders are always looking for new wars and conflicts, all of which are in the personal interests of them and their top military echelons, but certainly not in the general interest of the American people...