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Media Fail To Pull Anti-Trump Rabbit Out Of A Hat

September 23, 2017 by

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By Lt. Colonel James G. Zumwalt, USMC (RET) ~ In a 1950 movie, Jimmy Stewart plays a wealthy eccentric whose mental state is questioned by family for preferring the company of a 6-foot-tall rabbit named “Harvey” over theirs. The problem is only Stewart can see and hear the animal. Entitled “Harvey,” the movie and the […]

6 Key Takeaways From Trump’s Big UN Speech

September 20, 2017 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ In his first address to the United Nations General Assembly, President Donald Trump delivered remarks in many ways unlike those previous U.S. presidents have delivered before the world body. Along with remarks that broadly projected statesmanlike leadership, the speech was sprinkled with vintage Trump rhetoric, such as a derogatory nickname for […]

Trump Should End All Speculation On Paris Agreement By Withdrawing From UN Framework Convention

September 19, 2017 by

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By Nicolas Loris ~ Over the weekend, to the shock of many observers and loyal members of President Donald Trump’s base, The Wall Street Journal reported that the administration was seeking to avoid withdrawal from the Paris climate accord. Top White House economic adviser Gary Cohn quickly sought to squelch these rumors, saying, “We are […]

The Reforms Trump Will Push At The UN

September 17, 2017 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ President Donald Trump, a Republican and lifelong businessman who criticized the United Nations as a candidate, has common ground with U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, who spent much of his political life in socialist politics. Both are demanding reform to the international institution, and will take the lead Monday in a U.N. […]

Making An “Evil” Genius Look Bad

September 12, 2017 by

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By William R. Hawkins ~ While looking through articles on the latest border confrontation between China and India at Global Times, a media outlet of the ruling Chinese Communist Party, I clicked on a feature posted at the bottom of the GT home page: “The Secret and Surprising List of Famous Celebs IQs Is Revealed.” […]

3 Reasons Trump Should Consider Appointing A Disaster Relief Commission

September 8, 2017 by

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By David Inserra ~ With Hurricane Harvey leaving massive amounts of damage in its wake and Hurricane Irma now heading toward Florida, tools for disaster management, response, and recovery are needed more than ever. Looking to past examples, one model that may serve the Trump administration well is to set up a temporary commission to […]

The Role Pence Plays In The Trump White House

September 4, 2017 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ Vice President Mike Pence traveled through Latin America in August at a time when Venezuela was erupting with unrest. In April, Pence visited ally South Korea and stood on its border with its menacing neighbor to warn North Korea after a recent missile test that “the era of strategic patience is […]