Category US

This Election Was An Epic Battle That Cannot Be Won

Election 2020 will not be over until January 20,2021. Although Joe Biden has won enough votes for all major mainstream media outlets to declare him President-elect, President Trump in is the process of filing numerous lawsuits, five of such in Pennsylvania contesting the lawfulness of the vote counting process. Leading the battle is the president’s […]

Pandemic Politics: America Must Reimagine Grand Strategy Toward China In An Age Of Volatility

The Covid-19 pandemic has lifted the veil on the last vestiges of normalcy in our modern era. The normalcy of public complacency in bad governance and corporate greed ­has come to an unfettered stop due to the pandemic response resulting in massive layoffs and unprecedented unemployment, with about 44.2 million people having filed for government […]

Leaderless Protests Risks Creating Power Void For Military Rule

The chaos in America is not random. In the years following the Great Recession of 2008 Americans have been losing trust in institutions at a quickening rate. The political divide between Americans has been sharpening since the times of George W. Bush in 2000. In our modern era, Donald Trump embodies the energy of being […]

Centrists Are The Imperiled Enemy

  As the tone for the 2020 primary season becomes muddled with the vote counting controversy in the Iowa caucus, it has become clear that the centrist faction within the Democratic Party (commonly classified today as establishment Democrats) has become nothing more than a fleeting relic of past political victories. Living in the Trump era […]

The Whistleblower Scandal Makes America Sound Like Two Nations At War

Yeah, it’s pretty bad. While following the news about the current whistleblower scandal as it unfolds I can’t help but feel like I am watching the diplomatic breakdown between two different countries. Democrats and Republicans have such stark differences in their political statements on impeachment of the president that they sound like warring ethnic factions […]

Will The Aftermath Of The Mueller Report Implode The Democratic Party?

After examining the Mueller report, it is understandable that President Trump lied about a public relations strategy with Russian agents and the extent of the organization of the fruits of those efforts. Russians did conspire to influence the 2016 election and there was an agreement to work with one another, but not necessarily for the […]

America 2020: What Are We?

In the childhood of most millennials the year 2020 would foster wonderment about the future, a future that seemed consistent, pacing forward and bestowing upon the starry-eyed a sense that flying cars would dominate the world we would live in. At present, society has had many technological upgrades, the most revolutionizing for day-to-day life being […]

Is America At Risk Of Mirroring The Chinese Cultural Revolution of the 1960s?

Since before his inauguration, President Trump has sought to invigorate his populist appeal by reinforcing mistrust in the mainstream media. By painting the journalistic and media sources of the academic elite as propaganda tools for the Left, he has been able to establish a deep wedge in the American population, separating people into factions that […]

What Will American Power Look Like In A Multipolar International System?

America’s preeminence on the world stage, its unipolar moment, is over and Washington must redefine its role in the world before emerging powers do it for us. The coming multipolar world will be one where power is balanced based on the supremacy of technology. Global security will be defined by whoever controls the marketization of […]

Part 2: Is There Any Relevance In The History Of The English Civil War To America’s Deep Political Divisions?

Was The 17th Century English Civil War A Prelude To America’s 21st Century Identity Crisis? Is There Any Relevance In The History Of The English Civil War To America’s Deep Political Divisions? Under the Trump presidency, modern American politics is ruled by Congressional paralysis and grave ideological differences between the Left and Right. The division […]