The United States Needs to Adjust to 21st Century Realities
Opinion

The United States Needs to Adjust to 21st Century Realities

If further evidence were ever needed that the United States lives in a bubble, sheltered from the realities of an ever-changing world, it is found in the latest document released by the NATO oriented United States think tank, the Atlantic Council. Released at the end of January 2021, the 86-page document is entitled The Longer…

Welcome to Cold War II, and Other Revelations from Biden’s Foreign Policy Address
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Welcome to Cold War II, and Other Revelations from Biden’s Foreign Policy Address

Introduction From this retired US Army Master Sergeant’s perspective, the success or failure of Mr Biden’s foreign policy will hinge entirely upon one basic but ultimate standard that was set by his predecessor.     Whatever Trump did or did not do, or un-did, in the realm of foreign policy and international relations, he at least…

It’s Time for the West to Halt Beijing Blame Game as WHO Says Chinese Lab Leak Didn’t Cause Covid
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It’s Time for the West to Halt Beijing Blame Game as WHO Says Chinese Lab Leak Didn’t Cause Covid

The World Health Organization’s latest report into the coronavirus outbreak has backed China’s version of events in a number of key areas. So why are some in the West apparently so reluctant to accept the findings? On Tuesday, the WHO held a press conference to reveal the findings of its investigation into the origins of…

U.S. Will Attempt to Push India and Japan to Take Action Against Myanmar
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U.S. Will Attempt to Push India and Japan to Take Action Against Myanmar

The United Nations Security Council expressed concern in a February 4 statement about the state of emergency in Myanmar, as well as the arrest of political leaders. The statement called for the immediate release of all detainees and the safe and unobstructed access of humanitarian aid to those in need, whilst at the same time reaffirming…