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Current Events

Trump, Three Choices

10/8/16 The October surprise has arrived. It is an article of faith by Democrats, media, and others that Bill Clinton... read more

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The Republican Presidential Candidates

12/3/15 I have been meaning to write this post for months now, but every time I sit down to write... read more

Current Events

The Republican Presidential Debate

8/7/15 Recently, I have been neglecting this blog for a number of reasons, but I cannot avoid a quick preliminary... read more

Current Events

Jeb Bush – Presidential Candidate

6/21/15 This is the second part of the “promised” three-part posting. Jeb Bush was running for president unofficially for six... read more

Current Events

Republican Presidential Debates and Affirmative Action

5/30/15 I am not a big proponent of Affirmative Action in college admissions. On balance, I believe that the current... read more

Current Events | Other

The 2016 Presidential Elections and Republican Contenders

4/26/15 The race for the presidential elections of 2016 is on. Few preliminary comments: “It is the economy stupid.” This... read more

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2016 Presidential Contenders – Hillary Clinton

4/25/15 The 2016 presidential election season is upon us, which is astounding given that we are 18.5 months away… There... read more

Foreign Affairs

The US Strategy in the War Against Islamic Terror

2/5/15 These days, the airwaves are filled with analysis focused on whether President’s Obama strategy against ISIS and the war... read more

Current Events | Foreign Affairs


12/21/14 I am not an expert on the Cuba issue and for a good reason (see below). There are only... read more

Current Events | Foreign Affairs | The Media

Sony and North Korea

The story of The Interview, the ill-fated comedy movie depicting the assassination of Kim Jong-Un is all over the place. Most people are critical of Sony and they are clearly to blame for a lot of things, but not for what most people are saying. read more