European Affairs · Political Theory · United Nations Diplomacy

Update On Serbian Intimidation In Security Council

Russian And Serbian Aggression Against Kosovo In The Security Council Update (original can be found Here ): By: Kevin Miller The Security Council held a session at the United Nations in New York on the 27th, of February on the situation in Kosovo. The head of the United Nations Mission In Kosovo, or UNMIK, Zahir Tanin… Continue reading Update On Serbian Intimidation In Security Council

East Asian Affairs · European Affairs · Fiscal and Monetary Theory · Political Theory · Russian Affairs · United Nations Diplomacy

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 what can be done to better relations between the United States and Europe at a time of budget deficits, Russian aggression, and rising violence from Islamic Fundamentalism.

The paper can be downloaded here: a-time-for-reckoning-suggestions-for-the-future-of-u-s-e-u-relations-final

European Affairs · Middle Eastern Affairs · Political Theory · Russian Affairs · United Nations Diplomacy

Developing Future: World Order, Russian Intransigence, and The Security Council

Developing Future: With Russia on the ropes in Syria, and Crimea, and Putin relegated to Pariah status, it’s no wonder then that a lane seems to be opening up for the Russian’s, and other rogue state actors to begin to foment the what seems to be the start of an organizational shift which could lead… Continue reading Developing Future: World Order, Russian Intransigence, and The Security Council

A Moment Of Your Time... · Domestic Affairs · Political Theory

Opinion on Ecumenical Papal Conclaves

In 2015 Pope Francis I visited the United States in what many viewed as an important and conciliatory gesture toward Americans, and Protestants as a whole— He was the second pope to do so. In the preceding weeks and days that followed their was much talk about the munificence of the Pope, and his desire… Continue reading Opinion on Ecumenical Papal Conclaves

Domestic Affairs · Domestic Policy · Political Theory

Why Abolishing Gerrymandering Is A Bad Idea

Democrats have as of late been promoting, and seriously considering the idea of revising the constitution an order to prevent gerrymandering from occurring. On its face this seems like a rather noble endeavor however once one begins to sift through the facts of what exactly that would entail, it becomes clear, in my opinion, that… Continue reading Why Abolishing Gerrymandering Is A Bad Idea

A Moment Of Your Time... · European Affairs · Middle Eastern Affairs · Non-Proliferation Affairs · Political Theory · Russian Affairs

E.U. Representative Federica Mogherini At The Atlantic Council: Link to Live Event

Live Stream of Federica Mogherini at the Atlantic Council. Live February 10, Beginning at 2pm EST Link Below:

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European Affairs · Fiscal and Monetary Affairs · Fiscal and Monetary Theory · Political Theory

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