Category: Foreign Policy

Trump, and America, wins again. Mexico sends 6k troops to their southern border in response to tariff threat.

Mexico intends to send 6,000 National Guard troops to its southern border to head off the threat of U.S. tariffs over its lax border policies.

Despite Mexico’s intent to beef up border security, the White House is still planning to enact a 5% tariff on about $350 billion worth of goods flowing from Mexico into the U.S. on June 10. Tariffs will increase by 5% each month up to 25% in October.

“Our position hasn’t changed. The tariffs will move forward and go into effect on Monday,” White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said Friday.

Senator Hawley’s new bill would crack down on US technology going to China

A bill announced Tuesday by Sen. Josh Hawley (R-Mo.) would make it harder for American companies to export major emerging technologies to China.

Why it matters: Technology, from AI to 5G wireless, has become a major bargaining chip in the broader tensions between the U.S. and China.

In A Trump Administration, Red Lines Don’t Run

In A Trump Administration, Red Lines Don’t Run

We have asked our partners to take a greater responsibility in securing their region. Increased engagement from friends including Saudi, UAE, Qatar, Egypt and others will ensure that Iran does not profit from the eradication of ISIS… America does not seek an indefinite presence in Syria. President Donald J. Trump April 13, 2018   On […]

Protecting America From North Korean Missiles

Protecting America From North Korean Missiles

Protecting America from North Korean Missiles (Shared from my editorial in American Thinker–RB) On March 23, 1983, President Ronald Reagan announced his “Star Wars” initiative (the realname was the Strategic Defense Initiative). The goal was to defend the U.S. from a first-strike attack. Fast forward to 2017, and the U.S. still remains way behind in deploying technology to […]

A DNC Khan Job

A DNC Khan Job

While the main stream media has been proven to be the campaign mouthpiece for the DNC…oh, wait.  Forgive me.  Have you forgotten about the #DNCLeaks from Julian Assange? The leaks that exposed the press for colluding with the DNC and the DNC rigging the primary election to secure the nomination for Hillary? Here are a […]

#LoveIsLove Unless You Are a Gay Muslim

#LoveIsLove Unless You Are a Gay Muslim

I refuse to allow America to become a place where gay people, Christian people, and Jewish people, are the targets of persecution and intimidation by Radical Islamic preachers of hate and violence. It’s not just a national security issue. It is a quality of life issue. If we want to protect the quality of life for […]

US National Security at Stake in Rocket Engine Debate

US National Security at Stake in Rocket Engine Debate

No matter which party wins the White House in November our next Commander in Chief will inherit a world far more unstable than at any point in recent history.  From the rapid expansion of ISIS, to recent nuclear tests in North Korea, to the many problems in Afghanistan and Iraq, the very real threats to […]