The Donald Trump Presidency

America First, or a new interventionism?

In attempting to uphold campaign ideals, President Trump declared before the United Nations his desire to place ‘America First’. However, he also threatened Venezuela, Syria, Cuba, Iran and most notably, North Korea along the way. Distinguishing audacious rhetoric from actual policy on the ground, is often difficult and unclear. But what remains clear, is that… Continue reading America First, or a new interventionism?

The Donald Trump Presidency

NO AMNESTY IS A GOOD AMNESTY

The Trump base’ ongoing loyalty hinges on immigration. As such, no person is better placed to comment on any proposed Trump amnesty plan, than the queen of American nationalism herself, Ann Coulter. By Ann Coulter, September 13, 2017: Donald Trump is being told that amnesty for “Dreamers,” or DACA recipients, will only apply to a… Continue reading NO AMNESTY IS A GOOD AMNESTY

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Sebastian Gorka Resigns from Trump Administration

It appears too early for nationalist/ populist conservatives to lose hope in the Trump White House. However, recent personnel changes are deeply concerning. Breitbart, by Ben Knew, 25 August, 2017: Dr. Sebastian Gorka, who has served as deputy assistant to President Donald Trump since January, resigned from the White House administration on Friday evening. “Given recent… Continue reading Sebastian Gorka Resigns from Trump Administration

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President’s Trump’s new strategy for Afghanistan

After President Trump announced his new strategy for Afghanistan, we saw yet another reversal from the campaign promises once made, via imminent troop increases to this godforsaken land. Some may criticize this shift as unfaithful, whereas some may laud it as demonstrating necessary flexibility. But the pertinent, unanswered questions remain: will it work, stabilize Afghanistan, and… Continue reading President’s Trump’s new strategy for Afghanistan

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President Trump’s brash escalation with North Korea

Speaking to reporters at a New Jersey golf course, President Trump promised to unleash ‘fire and fury like the world has never seen’ on North Korea, should it continue to threaten the United States. And yet, the North Korean response spoke volumes as to the extraordinary improvidence of Trump’s remarks. Almost hours later, the regime… Continue reading President Trump’s brash escalation with North Korea

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After the Coup, What Then?

With the Trump Presidency growing further imperiled each day, it is worth contemplating the consequences of a deep state coup. Notwithstanding beltway talk of ‘Russian interference into our election’, if Trump was removed from office, an entire generation of American voters and perhaps millions of populists around the world, would have their faith in democracy… Continue reading After the Coup, What Then?

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Trump Says No To Transgenders In Our Military

WASHINGTON – As the backlash continues over President Donald Trump’s announcement of a ban on transgenders serving in the military, the Pentagon is for the most part remaining silent on the matter. “We refer all questions about the president’s statements to the White House. We will continue to work closely with the White House to… Continue reading Trump Says No To Transgenders In Our Military