Notes on Ambassador Nikki Haley’s Speech on Iran Nuclear Deal

The speech as given at the American Enterprise Institute was one full of fortune should the current administration decide to withdraw it’s support. It was given less than three days after North Korea detonated what is suspected to be, if proven true, there first ever detonation of a Hydrogen based weapon. This news also came…

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…

Applications of Special Warfare

With special forces recently in the spotlight battling the Islamic State, or Daesh; in Iraq, and Syria. It has become the focal point of much scrutiny by the intelligence community, and the military community on the whole. An order to facilitate these discussions about the future of special forces in the war fighting arsenal, an…

The Year Ahead Cuba, Rio, North Korea and more: 2016

In the year ahead there will be many things no doubt which will happen. Some of them are predictable like birthdays, others are not like when will ISIS be defeated. The following below is a list of things that can be expected to happen for the upcoming year. North Korean Nuclear Test: In the final…

December Interest Rate Decision: A Welcome Respite

One need only look at the United States, and its gold reserves an order to understand what it is that keeps countries as diverse as China, and the U.K.; North Korea, and France; South Africa, and Australia; going. Gold when held properly by a country can become a catalyst for growth, not only for the…

Nature of the Threat: Mongol vs. Daesh Tactics

ISIS has adopted in many ways the look, and tactics of the late Mongol emperor’s that established the Yuan Dynasty, beginning with Genghis Khan. The following is a power point presentation that I’ve made an order to better elucidate that point for military commanders, and policy makers. It can be accessed here: Nature of the Threat:…

The Sharpened Stick Book Release

The Sharpened Stick: The Future of American-Russo-Sino Relations. This is the official book release. It’s written by me; Kevin Michael Miller. And has been self published on Amazon.com. The synopsis goes as follows on Amazon.com: In this a seminal work for Kevin Miller he takes us through the ins and outs of the coming rise…

Thesis Paper Announcement Re: The Sharpened Stick

The following thesis paper has been completed: Title: The Sharpened Stick Subtitle: The Future of American-Russo-Sino Relations Author: Kevin Michael Miller Date Published: 8/30/2015 File Link: The Sharpened Stick – The Future of American-Russo-Sino Relations File Type: Adobe Acrobat .pdf File File Size: 1.37 MB

The Sharpened Stick: The Future of American-Russo-Sino Relations

With the American Economy at the strongest it has ever been and no end in sight I think that it’s important to take a step back from all of this prosperity and focus on the geo-political implications of the growth of what I like to refer to as second tier Super Powers or regional Hegemony’s….

In Defense of John Brennan

In the coming weeks and months the CIA will be critiqued by the U.S. public writ large over a report detailing the enhanced interrogation techniques that the Bush Administration used to glean information from detainees at not only Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, but also at secret black sites via extraordinary renditions where the persons were then…

Admission of Guilt in Post 9/11 Atmosphere

On Friday the President held a press conference and admitted past errors during the Bush years that he says, amounted to “torture”. This comes before the contents of a Senate report detailing the use of tactics including extraordinary renditions an order to undermine the possibility of additional attacks on the homeland and abroad. Though these…