Browsing All posts tagged under »U.S. Foreign Policy«

Why China, Russia, Iran, And North Korea Care About US Election Results

October 31, 2020 by


By James Carafano ~ Americans aren’t the only ones waiting for the outcome of the U.S. presidential election. So are people around the world. And they are asking the same question many Americans are: What difference will it make for them? No poll-watchers are more attentive than America’s adversaries are. So how will the world turn when the […]

Foreign Policy Firing On All Cylinders

January 20, 2018 by


By Dr. Peter Brookes ~ Team Trump gains ground standing up to bad guys  Mainstream media reporting can give the impression that the Trump administration is fraught with chaos, leaving the affairs of state abroad unattended to or adrift. Indeed, you’d think that nothing could possibly be getting done in American national security and foreign […]

Council Of Foreign Relations Advises President Trump To Appease China

March 13, 2017 by


By William R. Hawkins ~ Two days after his speech to a joint session of Congress during which he stressed a budget dedicated to national security and public safety, President Donald trump visited Newport News shipyard for a tour of a new aircraft carrier. He told the crowd, “I asked Congress to eliminate the defense […]

Assessing The Future Of The US-UK Special Relationship

June 7, 2015 by


By Ted R. Bromund, Ph.D ~ The special relationship between the United States and the United Kingdom is a political creation that reflects underlying realities. To assess the future of that relationship, and how the EU will affect it, we need to know how it began. For the relationship to come into being, the U.K. […]

Obama’s “Whack A Mole” Foreign Policy

September 6, 2014 by


By Dr. Robin McFee ~ Ever been to a carnival – no, not junkets on Air Force One, the circus that is the current Washington DC political scene, or the White House, but a legitimate amusement park? If you have, then you know the game – “whack a mole” where you try to hammer a […]

Proxy Wars Have Unanticipated Consequences

August 16, 2014 by


By Dr. Laina Farhat-Holzman ~ Getting somebody else to fight while you watch is an old idea. “Let me hold your coat,” says an onlooker in a bar fight. Even better is watching a prizefight in which poor, unfortunate idiots beat each other to a pulp for entertainment and prize money. World War II was […]

John Kerry Conspiracy Theory

June 24, 2014 by


A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ According to PressTV (the Iranian News station): Kerry goes on defense over foreign policy failures “US Secretary of State John Kerry says he may take the blame for the US foreign policy failures, as the crises in Ukraine and Syria continue and the so-called Middle East peace talks are stalled.”-more […]

There’s An Intelligence Crisis At The White House

June 9, 2014 by


By James Carafano Ph.D.~ With U.S. foreign policy in the doldrums on every front, President Obama’s handlers decided it was time for action. And, so he jetted to Afghanistan to spend Memorial Day with the troops. The fly-in to Bagram Airfield was only the first “photo op.” Two days later the president convened a Rose […]

Free Healthcare  Humor

April 28, 2014 by


The Patriot Post ~ ObamaCare Math Obama’s Foreign Policy Russia Read more excellent articles at The Patriot Post

It Takes A Rogue Nation To Stop A Rogue State

March 8, 2014 by


By Daniel Greenfield ~ The international community looked into Putin’s eyes and blinked. Multilateralism has failed as badly as it did in the days of the League of Nations, but then again it never actually worked. The international order that everyone pretends is a real force in world affairs is really the United States and […]

Uncle Sam

February 12, 2014 by


A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ Yup. The U.S. Administration keeps trying. Read More by Yaakov Kirschen at Dry Bones .

The Tools To Prevent Another World War

January 19, 2014 by


By James Carafano Ph.D.~ Gavrilo Princip was no sharpshooter. He didn’t have to be. His target passed just feet in front of him. Princip plugged the heir to the Hapsburg throne in the jugular vein. Archduke Franz Ferdinand bled out in his car. That single killing sparked a global slaughter. European security issues had grown […]

Israel Egypt Peace Treaty

October 18, 2013 by


A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ This year the leadership of North American Jewry will hold its annual General Assembly meeting in Jerusalem. I and the LSW (Long Suffering Wife) will be there to launch our campaign to make our Dry Bones Haggadah THE Haggadah for 2014. If you’ll be at the GA, don’t be a […]

To Promote Freedom Abroad, Practice It Here

October 6, 2012 by


By Star Parker ~ Baseball player Yogi Berra once said, “You can see a lot just by looking” — simple wisdom that President Barack Obama is not likely to heed. In order to see, you have to want to look at the truth that’s actually out there. – With reality so different from how our […]

Global Verdict on Obama’s Crumbling Foreign Policy

October 3, 2012 by


By Helle Dale ~ Recent survey results show that the Obama Administration’s foreign policy has been unsuccessful in the promotion of America and in improving hostile relationships, especially in the Middle East. What’s more, polls taken by Transatlantic Trends 2012 show that the disapproval of the current Administration continues to grow. Directly linked to the […]

Clinton Warned about Embassy Security Problems

September 18, 2012 by


By Jim Kouri, CPP. ~ In the aftermath of the Islamist attacks on two U.S. embassies which occurred almost simultaneously on Tuesday, President Barack Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton displayed surprise, even shock, to the press and the American people. But Mrs. Clinton’s view that the attacks are isolated incidents doesn’t seem accurate, […]

Stunned NBC Chief Foreign Correspondent Wonders Why Obama Supported Mubarak Overthrow

September 14, 2012 by


By P.J. Gladnick ~ Quick! Get NBC’s Chief Foreign Correspondent Richard Engel a chair. Engel claims that he was so shocked at Barack Obama’s statement that he now considers Egypt neither an ally nor an enemy that he “almost had to sit down.”  So if this is true, why did Obama support the overthrow of […]

Can Inaction Against Bad Guys Have Dangerous Consequences?

June 3, 2012 by


By Dr. Laina Farhat-Holzman ~ The most difficult political-military situation a nation must face is when to take action against a threat. Too much force can be overkill. However, if a great power hesitates, this can be perceived as weakness, or can give an enemy an exaggerated belief in his own power. The United States […]

Clinton’s Africa Vision is Out of Focus, say Critics

October 4, 2011 by


By Jim Kouri, CPP. Today (Monday, October 3, 2011) Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will meet with 40 women entrepreneurs from 36 African nations participating in the 2011 African Women’s Entrepreneurship Program, at the U.S. Department of State. The African Women’s Entrepreneurship Program is a people-to-people exchange that connects women and enhances their ability […]

If I Were Dictator (Part 6)

June 22, 2011 by


By Marlin6 On 02/05/2008, I authored a post “Benevolent Dictators Make Good Government”. Examples are King David – Israel – (1010 BC –970 B.C.) in ancient times and General Douglas McArthur – Japan – (1945 –1947) in modern times. I started musing about what I would do if I were absolute dictator of the United […]

Give the Peace Prize Back, Barack

March 18, 2011 by


By Alan Caruba As the Middle East begets one insurrection after another against the oppression that has been endemic to the region for centuries and as Japan faces the worst nuclear energy disaster since Chernobyl, the President of America and Commander-in-Chief is Absent Without a Leave (AWOL). Barack Hussein Obama is the first President of […]

How The US Prostrated Itself To The UN’s Worst

November 7, 2010 by


By Andrew Bolt How the United Nations elevates tyrannies to the status of democracies – this time with the active help of Barack Obama: The Obama administration got a new “shellacking” this morning, this one entirely voluntary. In the name of improving America’s image abroad, it sent three top officials from the State Department to […]

Hillary For President In 2012!

September 24, 2010 by


By Alan Caruba No, I haven’t lost my mind. I just want to offer some unsolicited advice to the Democrat Party that I am sure will result in their complete rout and defeat in the 2012 elections. I am doing so because I cannot imagine the Democrats being so suicidal that they would re-nominate Barack […]

An Embarrassment In Shanghai

May 26, 2010 by


By Helle Dale As a world leader, the United States cannot be lackadaisical about the power of symbols and images. Ronald Reagan knew this and as one of his first official acts as president, he turned the lights back on the monuments in Washington, which had literally been darkened by President Carter during the energy […]