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

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…

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

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…

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

‘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…

Trump Betrayed Conservatism by Forcing Russia to Close Its Facilities
Opinion

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…