Jan 19, 2015
Obama's foreign policy failures leave the U.S. unsteady.
Jan 13, 2015
What the West observed in the murderous attack on a satirical magazine and its editorial staff was not merely retaliation for cartoons depicting the prophet unfavorably, but a religious impulse to close the channels of free expression.
Dec 30, 2014
Although the Soviet Union and the United States had tense and hostile moments, they did reach some accord for maintaining strategic stability. However, in the second nuclear age, deterrence involving threats from two or more potential adversaries is complicated.
Dec 22, 2014
The anarchists, the professional agitators, the Muslim radicals, and the “lone wolves” have reached the conclusion that violence works. It achieves attention; it forces the hand of authority; it challenges the rule of law.
Dec 17, 2014
Obama has noted that the prime minister of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, was his closest ally, someone on whom he can depend. However, it is clear Erdogan has not cooperated with U.S. military operations in the region
Dec 2, 2014
Images of distinguished rabbis hacked to death in a blood-soaked synagogue floor during a prayer service are about a hatred so deep that any rational discourse cannot assuage it.
Nov 18, 2014
We are spiraling down a dangerous hole that makes military action more than less likely in the future , an option no one wants to embrace.
Nov 10, 2014
If you follow big-time college sports as I do, the latest news out of the University of North Carolina about bogus classes and inflated grades involving more than 3,000 students over two decades has to be of great concern.