Harry Truman and the Atomic Bomb

February 28, 2017

On August 6th, 1945, President Harry Truman was on board the USS Augusta off the coast of England.  Just before noon as he sat down for lunch, he was handed a map of Japan with


Moscow on the Potomac: Why Trump Must Not Trust Putin

February 15, 2017

Donald Trump is putting a lot of faith into a working relationship with Vladimir Putin, and it has already been costing him dearly before any clear set goals have been announced.  Trump’s remarks, often careless,

Next Week

Next Week: Netanyahu, Munich, and Iran

February 10, 2017

Next week there are three major events worth noting.  Netanyahu will meet with Trump, the Munich Security Conference gets underway, and the anniversary of the Iran Revolution will be marked. Netanyahu and Trump to Meet


The First Combat Death for a New Administration

February 1, 2017

Trump’s first authorized military operation resulted in the first combat death of his presidency.  The death of a soldier came early for Trump happening just eight days after he took office. The operation in Yemen this