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This Terrorism Thing

So today I got up. Two new albums arrived and I was and still am looking forward to new music to discover. Some KLF and… 378 more words

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New Plan--A Middle East NATO

After the last election every American knows about NATO….at one point if elected Trump was going to pull our support for the organization….but that was jusr an idle threat. 817 more words

International Situations

It's WMDs--Once Again

Not long ago the Syrian military was accused of using CWs on the civilian population and that caused a missile response by the Trump admin….and for weeks afterwards the big story was the use of these weapons and where Syria got them since they supposedly had all theirs destroyed in the early days of this conflict. 272 more words

International Situations

Afghanistan And The World Of Tomorrow

New president and a new plan for Afghanistan?

The news coming out of the country, especially the intel reports, is not a good one…..

The security situation in Afghanistan will further deteriorate even if there is a modest increase in U.S.

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International Situations

OMG! It's Somalia (Again)

I am sure that every American is aware of the tragedy in Somalia if for no other reason than they have watched the movie, “Blackhawk Down”. 356 more words

International Situations

Time For Congress To Stand Up

For a decade I have been harping on the cowardliness of the Congress for allowing wars to be fought without any authorization except that the president wants it. 339 more words


Deteriorating Political Space in Kashmir

The takeaway from the current political environment in Kashmir is clear: the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)–Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) coalition government is fast losing its political clout in the Valley.  827 more words