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The US and LGBT rights

On the 26th of June 2015, the US Supreme Court ruled that the country’s constitution guarantees the right to same-sex marriage thereby legalizing gay marriage across the United States. 983 more words

if all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail.

– abraham maslow


The US pivot to Asia

The US Pivot to Asia is a well planned strategy of the US President Obama.The cause of US pivot to Asia is to preserve American hegemony.According to neo-realism,structure of international system compels all nations to struggle for power.The hegemonic position of USA provides them with superior benefits So they want to maintain the status quo.The US want to become the sole super power in the world without challenges which they immediately enjoy after the Cold War.The pivot to Asia is based on its rethinking and understanding after its intervention in Iran and Afghanistan that hard power alone can’t preserve the hegemony rather requires hard power and soft power capabilities. 285 more words

Sam Culper III - The Way Ahead

The Way Ahead: How We Can Restore Liberty in Our Lifetime

(Admin Note: For those new to the blog, I’ve espoused these ideas for a long time based on my professional experience as an Intelligence Analyst and a student of guerrilla and insurgent movements.  4,296 more words

American Spirit

China: Is soft power equally important to hard power?

Soft power, a term coined by Joseph Nye, is defined as the ability to shape the actions of other global actors in attempts to get other actors to want what you want. 1,566 more words

What Future for Europe's Eastern Partnership?

By Pierre Bussières

Carl Bildt of Sweden and Radosław Sikorski of Poland, the two leading architects of Europe’s ”Eastern Partnership” have just recently left the team. 808 more words