Isolationism and Perceived Malignant Events

As countries become more isolationist a segment of the population also becomes more reactionary this leads to a segment of the population within the party with reactionary tendencies (Republicans, Conservatives, Tories etc.) to have the most profound solution to the problem. This however is only the case if the isolationist party (Democrats) is the one…

Easing European Dependence on Russian Oil and Gas

With America now awash in oil and liquefied natural gas (LNG) a new era in commercial oil exports should commence. For you see while we may be able to supply our own oil and natural gas the need is greater in Europe where a growing international threat in a ever more recalcitrant Russia looms. This…

Why Israel Should Occupy Gaza

In the current Israeli-Palestinian fight one thing is clear: Israel is killing a lot of Palestinians, while a lot of Hamas affiliated Palestinians try to kill Israeli’s. If Israel is hoping to stop Hamas once and for all there is one thing that has become clear to me. This is that Israel must at this…

Why Iraq’s Nouri al-Maliki Should Stay

The Iraqi parliament needs to form a coalition government that provides Nouri al-Maliki the mandate he needs to go after ISIS and receive funds from the U.S. to fight them and other terrorist groups like them inside of Iraq. I can remember when very vociferously Senator Dianne Fienstein(D-CA) was advocating the removal of al-Maliki in…

Indictment of Russian Recalcitrance and What to do About It

Since the early 2000’s an ascendant Russia has gone out of its way to make life harder for the United States anyway it knew how. The following is an indictment of the Russian federation and their leadership when it comes to their engagement with the world and how they have manipulated situation after situation to…

Emergency Security Update on Iraq: 7/6/2014

Emergency Security Update: ISIS in Iraq and the Circumvallation of Mosul Since the release of a video purportedly showing al-Baghdadi in Mosul leading prayers it has now become the major flashpoint in the war against ISIS in Iraq. However the road to Mosul is not straightforward and may require a bit of outside the box…

Crisis With ISIS Analysis Update

Crisis With ISIS Analysis Update: Now that Tikrit has been taken it would behoove the Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) along with their American advisers to seal off the border between Iraq and Syria, by doing so they seize the opportunity to cut off key logistical supply routes for ISIS who currently holds Mosul. By forcing…

Economic Forecast Newsflash: 7/3/14

Economic Forecast Newsflash: Dow Reaches 17,000 for first time ever (7/3/14) new end of year projections for Dow Jones Industrial Average Year (DJIA) to Date (YTD) December 31st 2014: +1085.187844 to 17,661.847 or 6.14424863% gain in the DJIA for the year compared to previous 17,101.51338 or 3.0690464%. GDP growth shift slightly higher to 3.27962016% Dec….