The Donald Trump Presidency

On Mideast Policy, the Swamp Drains Trump

PJ Media, by Robert Spencer, May 18, 2017: Speaking Friday about President Trump’s trip to the Middle East, National Security Adviser H. R. McMaster said that Trump would: … develop a strong, respectful message that the United States and the entire civilized world expects our Muslim allies to take a strong stance against radical Islamist… Continue reading On Mideast Policy, the Swamp Drains Trump

The Donald Trump Presidency

Donald Trump calls Russia probe ‘single greatest witch hunt of a politician in American history’

While President Trump’s unpredictable style has in part exacerbated ongoing controversy over supposed Russian collusion, Trump is mostly right here. Investigation into potential Trump- Russia collusion should proceed, however, the public’s ability to perceive truth will dissipate in such a tribalistic, divided political environment. Meanwhile, Democrats are clutching onto whatever means available to oppose Trump, and insatiable… Continue reading Donald Trump calls Russia probe ‘single greatest witch hunt of a politician in American history’

Australian Foreign Policy · The Donald Trump Presidency

The case against conflict with North Korea

Recent reports have suggested that should North Korea conduct another nuclear weapons test, the United States may respond by attacking their country in a preemptive strike. Whether or not these reports are correct, such a move against North Korea–the desolate, archaic, pariah state–appears foolish. While Kim Jong- un seems mentally unhinged, and may indeed be seeking to escalate… Continue reading The case against conflict with North Korea

Syria · The Donald Trump Presidency

Donald Trump’s biggest fans desert him over Syria air strikes

And many, many more will likely follow. I cannot understate how disastrous and foolish President Trump’s recent attacks in Syria were and should they continue, he will doom his Presidency to failure. The Independent, Andrew Griffin, April, 7, 2017: Many of Donald Trump’s most prominent fans have abandoned him after his decision to launch air strikes… Continue reading Donald Trump’s biggest fans desert him over Syria air strikes

Syria · The Donald Trump Presidency

President Trump Has It Wrong on Syria – Assad Did NOT Use Chemical Weapons – Deep State Neo Cons Misleading the President…

I have great doubts over whether the recent chemical weapon attack in Syria, was actually committed by the Assad regime. Further, one of the more recent articles from Conservative Tree House, seems to add weight to these suspicions. Conservative Tree House, by Sundance, April 4, 2017: We’ve covered the hidden story of manipulation within Syria… Continue reading President Trump Has It Wrong on Syria – Assad Did NOT Use Chemical Weapons – Deep State Neo Cons Misleading the President…