Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Globe

Globe
Our coverage of events from around the world with an eye on American foreign policy and global intervention. Click on the links below to see what's happening in your world (and what it is costing you as a taxpayer) ...
LONDON CALLING ... The problem with big government is it always always responds to big problems by growing itself ... which is rarely effective.  And invariably results in bigger problems. Seriously ... can any of us name a crisis in which government...

Terror In London

FOUR DEAD, TWENTY INJURED ... At least four people were killed and twenty more injured in a terrorist attack on the streets of London, England on Wednesday. The attack - which took place on the one-year anniversary of coordinated bombings in Brussels...
WITHOUT CONGRESS ... An additional 400 U.S. troops are prepared to hit the ground in Raqqa, Syria to assist efforts by local militia to lay siege to the Islamic State-held city. There’s just one problem. U.S. troops, including what has slowly built...
NEW PRESIDENT IS BEING "DRAWN INTO A QUAGMIRE ..." Last week President Donald Trump significantly escalated the US military presence in Syria, sending some 400 Marines to the ISIS-controlled Raqqa, and several dozen Army Rangers to the contested area around Manbij....
"MAKING THE WORLD SAFE FOR ... RECESSION" We've written exhaustively on this over the years, but the primary cause of recent "Russian aggression" was the U.S.-led coup in Ukraine back in 2014.  You know ... when our country collaborated with the...
AMERICA'S NEW PRESIDENT IS ALL OVER THE MAP WHEN IT COMES TO DISCUSSING OUR NATION'S FAILED INTERVENTIONISM ... It can be a challenge to follow the pronouncements of President Donald Trump, as he often seems to change his position on any...
MORE CRITICAL COVERAGE FOR AMERICA'S NEW AMBASSADOR TO THE UNITED NATIONS ... U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley was slammed this week by former U.S. Rep. Ron Paul’s organization for being "completely clueless" on the world stage. "Just when we thought the...
JOHN BIRCH LEADER HEADED TO G-VEGAS ... The chief executive officer of the conservative John Birch Society will pay a visit to Greenville, S.C. this spring to make the case for the United States' withdrawal from the United Nations. Arthur R....
PRESBYTERIAN MISSIONARY JAILED IN TURKEY ... Evangelical leaders across the country are putting pressure on U.S. president Donald Trump regarding the plight of Andrew Brunson - an American citizen who has been imprisoned in Turkey on what international human rights advocates...
FORMER COLD WARRIOR SUFFERS APPARENT HEART ATTACK ... Russia's ambassador to the United Nations died suddenly in his New York office on Monday, the victim of an apparent heart attack. Vitaly Churkin, 64, was working at his desk at the Russian...