Category: Strategic Affairs

On moral rearmament of the West

Apr 8, 2017

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President Trump’s strike against evil in Syria on the eve of Passover, offers hope that America will rediscover its purpose and grit. Last year I wrote: “Seder night rituals reinforce the righteousness and tenacity so desperately needed by the West. Western resolve can only come from profound intellectual and moral rearmament. “

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Deep-think, for a change

Feb 23, 2017

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A roundup of recent deep-think articles on reforming American politics and rebuilding American power, confronting Islamism and checking resurgent China, and tapping into Biblical teachings as the source for a renewed Western freedom agenda.

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Will Trump take on Tehran?

Jan 12, 2017

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How will he enforce or renegotiate the nuclear deal, confront Iran’s expansionism, and work with Russia simultaneously?

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Obama the preacher, exit left

Sep 22, 2016

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Reading Obama’s last UN speech: He ostentatiously believes in the potency of his own whimsical, wayward worldview, despite a global security collapse. The one main thing missing from the address; indeed from his entire presidency: A willingness to project power and confront adversaries.

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Should ISIS be wiped out?

Aug 11, 2016

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The Iranians watch with amusement as Israeli and American experts debate Western strategic options in fighting the radical Islamists.

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Erdogan’s false flag operation

Jul 22, 2016

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Could it be that the Turkish leader staged the so-called coup in order to legitimize an assault on his domestic opposition?

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Grand Strategy for Israel

Jul 8, 2016

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There is an Israeli “grand strategy.” Washington misunderstands this. Israel should be expounding its worldview forthrightly. Its strategic posture makes a lot of sense in the totally transformed regional landscape.

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The cash behind the Iran deal

Jul 1, 2016

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One of the Obama administration’s top shills for the sellout to Iran has been a lobbyist for Boeing all along. The celebration of the first anniversary of the JCPOA is marked by strategic drivel as cover for business greed and oversize ego.

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The contempt of Rhodes; the revulsion of Obama

May 8, 2016

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A penetrating interview reveals the “contempt” that President Obama and his key foreign policy aide feel for the notion of America as a “moral actor” on the world stage; and the Muslim roots of Obama’s jaundiced views.

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From disintegration to reconstruction

May 5, 2016

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The Sykes-Picot frontiers have collapsed, creating an opportunity to logically redraw national borders in the Middle East. But will the US lead?

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