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Pat Buchanan: “America Has No Divinely-Mandated Mission To Democratize Mankind”

Authored by Patrick Buchanan via Buchanan.org, If a U.S. president calls an adversary “Rocket Man … on a mission to suicide,” and warns his nation may be “totally destroyed,” other ideas in his speech will tend to get lost. Which is unfortunate. For buried in Donald Trump’s address is a clarion call to reject transnationalism […]

Trump Administration To Replace Travel Ban With Broader “Targeted” Restrictions: WSJ

After repeatedly asking the Supreme Court to overturn parts of appellate court rulings that have sought to limit the scope of the White House’s controversial travel ban as US judges have continued their unceasing assault on Trump’s order even after the Supreme Court granted a temporary stay, WSJ is reporting this morning that the administration […]

If The Majority Votes To Secede – What About The Minority?

Authored by Ryan McMaken via The Mises Institute, In recent years, left-wing groups have often been the driving force behind secession movements. This has been the case in Scotland, in Catalonia, and in California.  In each case, the secession movements have been initiated in part to forward left-wing goals, such as the creation of a larger welfare state or […]

“I Have Decided”: Trump Says He Has Made Decision On Iran Deal

Following his extremely aggressive statements yesterday at The United Nations regarding Iran, President Trump has told reporters this morning that: "I have decided," when asked what he’s going to do about Iran deal. However he refused to say what the decision is, responding"I'll let you know." NEW: Pres. Trump says he has decided what to […]

Turkey Faces Threats For Inking Landmark Arms Deal With Russia

Authored by Alex Gorka via The Strategic Culture Foundation, The long awaited deal has taken place. A deposit has already been paid. Turkey has finally signed the $2.5bn (£1.9bn) contract with Russia to buy S-400 advanced missile defense system. With a range of 400 kilometers (248 miles), the system can shoot down up to 80 […]

US Is Sending Another Aircraft Carrier To Korea: Yonhap

After carrying out bombing drills over the Korean peninsula on Monday following North Korea’s firing of an intermediate-range missile over the Japanese island of Hokkaido, US and South Korean forces are planning to continue their displays of military might early next month, according to a report from Yonhap, the South Korean news agency. However, in […]

Cable Drops Back Below 1.35 After Carney Walks Back Rate-Hike Comments

Having sent cable 4 big figures higher after his hawkish comments last week, BoE Governor Carney is out desperate to reassure markets he won’t break anything by explaining that any rate hikes will be “limited and gradual.” Cable has started to leak lower on the headlines… “There remain considerable risks to the U.K. outlook,” he […]

If Korean War Breaks Out, Seoul Will Send Special Forces To Assassinate Kim Jong-Un

Confirming reports that first floated several months ago, the Telegraph reports that South Korea is preparing to send special forces units into Pyongyang to conduct a “clinical strike” – searching for, and taking out Kim Jong-un and his closest advisers, in the event that North Korea should start a conventional war. The plan is among […]

Paul Craig Roberts: “There Is A Conspiracy… And It’s Against The American People”

Authored by Paul Craig Roberts, In the United States “conspiracy theory” is the name given to explanations that differ from those that serve the ruling oligarchy, the establishment or whatever we want to call those who set and control the agendas and the explanations that support the agendas. The explanations imposed on us by the […]

Domestic Politics Is Dictating Our Foreign Policy

Authored by Ryan McMaken via The Mises Institute, There is a common naïve view among many conservatives — and other supporters of a bloated military establishment — that foreign policy is made as part of a rational process in which foreign threats are assessed, and then requests are made to Congress to fund projects that […]