Kim Jong Un; Menace to Society: Op-Ed

Kim Jong-Un; Menace to Society: Op-Ed By: Kevin M. Miller Kim Jong-Un is a menace to society. The situation concerning North Korea’s nuclear weapons testing is dire indeed. The testing near Manpo and defector accounts of Radiation poisoning and birth defects was shocking and extremely disturbing information. The scale of the Humanitarian and Ecological disaster…

Basel IV Reforms Must Be Pursued Post-Haste Yet With Prudence: Op-Ed

With the passage and implementation of Basel III reforms in the post 2008 global recession environment a solid amelioration of the financial markets was accomplished which led to an increase in transparency, industry, and productivity throughout all markets which has as of late made itself known. The abundance of wealth which these reforms, as well…

Period of Marked Growth and High Turbulence Expected in World Wide Equities

Prevailing trends point to a substantive increase in financial markets with modification. The original forecast for markets by Kevin’s Politics Blog which foresaw a tangential, and sustained increase in the Dow Jones Industrial Average to in excess of 24,300 by years end remains on track. While the forecast for Spot Gold; Commodities Futures; and West…

New Paper: Cold Shiver: An Indictment of Russian Transgressions

In Geo-Politics today one of the most pressing, and existential questions for the United States today is what to do about Russian intransigence. This paper which I present to you today, attempts to answer this question. In keeping with the current state of affairs, Russian recalcitrance concerning the Syria episode, as well as Ukraine, merit…

UN Meeting on Situation in Kosovo May 16, 2017

The United Nations Security Council held a meeting on the Situation in Kosovo on May 16, 2017. The last meeting held on this subject was on February 27, 2017. Notes taken largely in abstract from United Nations Website, UN.org. Zahir Tanin, Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Head of the United Nations Interim Administration Mission…

A Time For Reckoning: Suggestions For The Future Of U.S., E.U. Relations

The below attached file is my latest thesis on suggestions for the future of U.S.- E.U. Relations in the newly minted Trump Administration. The paper seeks to first briefly describe what Secretary of Defense John Mattis has described as the “Arc of Instability” currently at play in European politics. It then offers timely suggestions as to…

Russian Syrian War Expenditures Said to Top $800 Billion

In an exclusive contextual analysis of World Bank economic figures, it has been determined that Russia has expended in excess of $800 Billion US dollars in the war in Syria. Russia, whose involvement in the war, if the numbers are to be believed, goes back to at least 2011, and recently required them to Sell…

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…