Why the World Is a More Dangerous Place Today Than It Was During the Cold War
Opinion

Why the World Is a More Dangerous Place Today Than It Was During the Cold War

On 9 August 2017 President Trump tweeted “My first order as President was to renovate and modernize our nuclear arsenal. It is now far stronger and more powerful than ever before.” This statement of US achievement and nuclear policy was apparently intended to intimidate the leader of North Korea, Kim Jong Un, who tested a nuclear-capable ballistic…

Calm Down, Turkey’s Not Going to Invade the Balkans
Opinion

Calm Down, Turkey’s Not Going to Invade the Balkans

President Erdogan’s regular addresses to the Muslim and Turkish people of the Balkans are a soft power tactic that isn’t any functionally different from the transnational outreach attempts that other forces engage in elsewhere across the world and on different ideological-identity pretexts. The Alt-Media Community has once again been thrown into hysteria after one of…

The World According to John Bolton… In His Own Words
Opinion

The World According to John Bolton… In His Own Words

John Bolton is set to replace HR McMaster as Donald Trump’s national security adviser in a Lazarus-like resurrection for a man regarded as among the most hawkish of American politicians. The US president announced the move on Thursday afternoon. Bolton will become Trump’s third national security advisor in less than 15 months. Last year, Michael…