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Position Paper on Funding of European Defense Agency Through Debt Restructuring

The underwhelming size of European Debt Holdings of United States Treasury Bonds fails to belie the comfortable position which a sizable share of interest European Banks have taken in the United States Treasury Securities Market. This fact does not go unnoticed by the author. However with outstanding debt totaling in excess of 1.24 trillion dollars… Continue reading Position Paper on Funding of European Defense Agency Through Debt Restructuring

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The Year Ahead 2017: President Donald J. Trump

The soon to be comfortably couched Trump Administration will have a plethora of issues to face in only its first hundred days. And although the Idea of a Trump Presidency is toxic to some, the world looks on with curiosity at the Billionaire from Florida. Below is a summation of what to expect from the… Continue reading The Year Ahead 2017: President Donald J. Trump

East Asian Affairs · Political Theory

The Case Against Shooting Down North Korea’s ICBM

In a much talked about New Years speech, Kim Jong-Un told his country, and the world that his country, the DPRK, was in the “final stages” before the testing of an Intercontinental Ballistic Missile, or ICBM. So then the question is what’s next, or more simply, what to do about it? In this author’s view… Continue reading The Case Against Shooting Down North Korea’s ICBM