BRICS Summit? What BRICS Summit, Kim Just Stole the Show!

Kim Jong-Un conducted his country’s sixth nuclear test, this time experimenting with an ICBM-capable hydrogen bomb that’s reportedly the strongest munition that it’s ever wielded. Analysts had been warning that a move such as this could have been expected for some time, but it nevertheless caught observers off guard that it occurred right on the …

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US, China and Russia Respond to North Korea’s Sunday Nuclear Test

America’s response was expected, Trump tweeting: “North Korea has conducted a major Nuclear Test. Their words and actions continue to be very hostile and dangerous to the United States…..” “North Korea is a rogue nation which has become a great threat and embarrassment to China, which is trying to help but with little success.” “South …

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‘Illegal, Meaningless Clownery’: Russia Condemns US Searches of Diplomatic Property

The FBI has conducted searches at Russian diplomatic compounds in the US, which the Russian Foreign Ministry calls “meaningless clownery.” Russian diplomats have posted photo and video evidence of what they call a “travesty of justice.” https://cdn.rt.com/files/2017.09/59ab5c99dda4c8546a8b4567.mp4 “I am watching the footage of the FBI searches of Russian foreign missions and I think that this …

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Islamic State Continues to Attack in Forever War

The war on terrorism is enduring. After the Barcelona massacre, the Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) detained two Islamic State (IS) group members who were planning to carry out attacks in Moscow’s crowded places on September 1 - the Knowledge Day. One of the suspects said he had come to Russia “to commit jihad” ordered …

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Trump Betrayed Conservatism by Forcing Russia to Close Its Facilities

It’s not about the conservative principle of "parity" like the State Department says it is, but about the liberal-progressive one of enforcing "equal outcomes despite equal opportunities." The State Department issued a surprise announcement yesterday on its website titled "Achieving Parity in Diplomatic Missions," which deserves to be republished in full before explaining why it represents a shameless betrayal of the …

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The Presidency Can Survive the Days of Donald Trump, But Can Congress?

The American electorate turned to Donald Trump because Congress had become so dysfunctional that it no longer worked. One of the many tragedies of Trump’s presidency is that Congress is now less able to do meaningful business. The man elected to shake up Washington has made the political establishment even less popular. The latest polls …

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The Benefits of Broccoli and How to Prepare it Properly

Broccoli is infamous for being the vegetable that everyone hates. Its crumbly head and sulfur-like smell has the tendency to make even grown adults whinge in disgust. But given all of the things that broccoli does for us, is this hate warranted? Perhaps we just need to treat our broccoli a bit better so that …

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