August 28, 2013
WASHINGTON, Aug. 28 (UPI) -- Insanity has been described as constantly repeating the same mistake and expecting a different outcome. That characterization sadly applies to U.S. attitudes and policies toward much of what is happening in Egypt and the Arab and Islamic worlds.
August 21, 2013
WASHINGTON, Aug. 21 (UPI) -- To paraphrase Shakespeare: Alas poor NATO. We knew it well.
August 14, 2013
WASHINGTON, Aug. 14 (UPI) -- Unspecific warnings last week about an al-Qaida terrorist plot were taken very seriously.
August 07, 2013
WASHINGTON, Aug. 7 (UPI) -- Will anything improve when Congress returns to Washington? The answer isn't reassuring.
July 31, 2013
WASHINGTON, July 31 (UPI) -- This column advances what the United States must do to get its domestic house in order.
July 24, 2013
WASHINGTON, July 24 (UPI) -- Few entities are more in need of resurrection than the governance of the United States.
July 17, 2013
WASHINGTON, July 17 (UPI) -- A specter is haunting the United States. That specter is one of American decline. But this specter isn't merely exaggerated. It is poppycock.
July 10, 2013
WASHINGTON, July 10 (UPI) -- Regional crises abound. Massive protests in Egypt that ended the flailing Morsi government to continued bloodshed from Afghanistan to Syria are representative of these crises.
July 03, 2013
WASHINGTON, July 3 (UPI) -- July Fourth, marks the United States' Independence Day. The central celebrated document, the Declaration of Independence, that rejected British rule, was the masterpiece of democratic expression written by Thomas Jefferson in 1776.
June 26, 2013
WASHINGTON, June 26 (UPI) -- There are a Four New Horsemen of the Apocalypse threatening world security.
June 19, 2013
WASHINGTON, June 19 (UPI) -- Using a baseball metaphor, in the field of national security, when the United States comes to bat, it often starts with 2 1/2 strikes against it.
June 12, 2013
WASHINGTON, June 12 (UPI) -- Russia may be on a verge of a third revolution as political dissent and the suppression of those who disagree with Vladimir Putin, increase.
June 05, 2013
WASHINGTON, June 5 (UPI) -- Series of complex issues around the world leave the United States with few good options to help bring any of the problem to a positive outcome.
May 29, 2013
DOHA, Qatar, May 29 (UPI) -- Syria is dying. A further tragedy is that there is little the outside world can do to end that war.
May 22, 2013
DOHA, Qatar, May 22 (UPI) -- If there is one strategic weakness or Achilles' heel in U.S. geostrategic thinking, it is a fixation with winning battles and not winning wars.