Tag Archives: Interventionism

Obama to fight Islamic State AND Syrian President Assad?

On Yahoo! News, we read: The U.S. and its allies are trying to hammer out a coalition to push back the Islamic State group in Iraq… That, however, is far more complicated. If it launches airstrikes against the group in Syria, the U.S. runs the risk of unintentionally strengthening the hand of President Bashar Assad, […]

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Do You Care About Ukraine?

On CNN.com, we read: As Air Force One landed in Estonia’s capital Wednesday, President Barack Obama’s message to Vladimir Putin — only 500 miles away in Moscow — was clear: Stay put. In a speech in Tallinn, Obama said the vision of a Europe dedicated to peace and freedom is “threatened by Russia’s aggression against […]

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Benghazi: House Democrats Consider Investigation Boycott.

The controversy surrounding the Benghazi Killings of 9/11/2012 have recently seen a resurgence in attention as new evidence suggests a cover-up and internal stonewalling over what exactly conspired that evening. The renewed push for a special investigation into the affair has split Congress almost evenly along party lines, with Republicans heavily agitating for an investigative […]

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The Next Cold War? – Thoughts and Analysis.

The situation in Ukraine has led many to speculate that we are in the midst of a second Cold War. This has brought forth a number of differing opinions on how the US should react and move forward to the Russian military action in Ukraine. The disagreement largely sits within the populace; most federal politicians […]

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Obama vs. Putin: A Brief Analysis.

The situation in Ukraine remains somewhat hot. Putin is moving in boldly. Obama is making threats. Two leaders of major nations; two dueling minds. Let us consider these two stalwart personalities: Vladimir Putin is an ex-KGB Colonel with nearly 25 years of experience as a top political power broker in Russia. Barack Obama is an […]

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Climate Change and the Government: What’s Really Going On.

Man-made, catastrophic climate change is a popular idea in mainstream political circles. The idea holds that the earth’s climate is shifting for the worse, and that it is being driven by humankind’s activity. The US government has wholeheartedly embraced this notion within recent years. Secretary of State John Kerry has even said that dealing with […]

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What Are Russian and Chinese News Sources Saying about Ukrainian Crisis?

The below articles were pulled from a mainstream Chinese news website and Russian news website. The headline on the Chinese news website translates as follows: “Putin: Unconstitutional coup is taking place in Ukraine. The U.S halted military cooperation and trade negotiations with Russia” As the article itself says: “Russian president Putin said on 4th March […]

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Obamacare Could Force Premiums Up; Young People to Blame?

Obamacare, less commonly known as the ironically-named Affordable Care Act, has thus far been an absolute disaster. It was trumpeted by Congressional Democrats in 2010 as a great triumph of human rights; now, most Congressional Democrats are afraid to even be vaguely identified with Obamacare. The rollout of the program has an embarrassment: 4 years […]

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War Dums: South Sudan Ethnic Violence Threatens Civil War.

South Sudan, long known as a regional hotbed of violence and terror, has recently exploded into even more furor than usual. South Sudan is the world’s newest nation, having been founded by national referendum in 2011, and has continuously grappled with what could already be called a low-intensity civil war ever since. The root of […]

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My Least Favorite Presidents, Pt. 1: Herbert Hoover

The history of US Presidents is a long tale of incompetence, ignorance, and ineptitude. When once asked who he thought was the best President in American history, economist Murray Rothbard replied, “The best…? You mean the least bad?”  This aptly sums up my attitude towards American Presidents: a parade of bozos from start to finish, […]

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