August 27, 2015
Suppose golf followed politics? Fair play would fall victim to foul play. Rules would count less. And the values that have made and will continue to make golf great would be twisted from doing one's best to doing whatever it takes to win.
August 17, 2015
A thermonuclear war thankfully was never fought. And, as remote is the specter of a Sanders versus Trump race. Unthinkable -- one hopes.
August 11, 2015
If Republicans are truly serious about winning the White House, they need to come to their electoral senses.
August 03, 2015
When George W. Bush made the decision to launch Operation Iraqi Freedom to topple Saddam Hussein in 2003, his administration failed to answer the simple but crucial question of "what next?" As the Obama administration launches its campaign to protect the nuclear deal with Iran ratified within the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, the White House cannot repeat the same fatal error of its predecessor.
July 27, 2015
If Trump were really committed to winning the Oval Office and was prepared to put his money where his ever-present mouth is, he would be a serious candidate.
July 20, 2015
Make no mistake: the intense debate and negotiations over the P-5 plus One nuclear agreement with Iran are just beginning. However difficult the talks in Switzerland and Austria over the past four years may have been, the coming months will make that pothole filled road look like a modern eight-lane super highway. Certain members of Congress abetted by the Israeli government and its American supporters will do their level best to kill the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).
July 13, 2015
MAD now should be redefined properly to mean Mutual Assured Disruption as it applies to societies, individuals and standards of living.
July 06, 2015
WASHINGTON, July 6 (UPI) --When he entered office, did anyone think that Nixon would go to China and to the Soviet Union three years later? Barack Obama is not Richard Nixon. But that does not mean opportunities do not exist if we are clever, innovative and inventive enough to consider them.
June 29, 2015
Tomorrow I shall be addressing the Royal United Services Institute's Land Warfare conference with "An Effective Brains Based Strategy for the 21st Century."
June 22, 2015
Jeb Bush and Hillary Clinton have now formally entered the presidential 2016 sweepstakes, joining a small platoon -- if not battalion -- of contenders on both sides of the aisle that likely will grow.
June 15, 2015
2015 is indeed an event filled year that could help put some of the "great" back into Great Britain.
June 10, 2015
A serious policy review is needed and needed now. The intellectual horsepower is already in office if the president will place his confidence in Secretary of State John Kerry and Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter.
June 01, 2015
May 26, 2015
WASHINGTON, May 26 (UPI) --Harlan Ullman: The Anglo-American special relationship is vital to Western and global security. It should not be allowed to drift into ignominy.
April 09, 2015
Remember the 2000 presidential elections? Vice President Al Gore won the popular vote. But for thirty-one days after the election, no one knew whether he or Texas Governor George W. Bush had prevailed in Florida winning the needed electoral votes that would determine the nation's 43rd president. "Hanging chads" and the spectacular hair-do of Florida's Secretary of State Kathleen Harris dominated the news as Republicans and Democrats took to the courts to determine the winner.