Monthly Archives: July 2017

High stakes North Korea ICBM development moves forward-Checkmate situation arises

Another long range ICBM missile test by North Korea has been conducted. North Korean leadership now claims its ICBMs can target any place in the US. Our missile defense systems are in medium phase development and constitute a hit and … Continue reading

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US conducts freedom of seas operations in South China Sea

The Trump administration is conducting regular operations in the South China Sea to challenge China’s aggressive actions in militarizing islands in that region. Under the Obama administration these routine operations by the US were weak to nonexistent in fear of … Continue reading

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Obamacare repeal–replacement a major GOP failure

Next week the Senate will vote on the partial repeal of Obama care. A replacement plan will not be part of this vote. This will be the same repeal bill that the Republican controlled Congress submitted to Barack Obama in … Continue reading

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House rejects study of ties between Islam and terrorism

Last Friday the House rejected a bill that would have provided for studying the link between Islamic doctrine and terrorism. The bill was introduced by Congressman Trent Franks a Republican from Arizona. The bill was rejected when a number of … Continue reading

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US lacks an effective ICBM counter technology–depends on Mutually Assured Destruction (MAD)

Why should American citizens be concerned about North Korea advancements in ICBM technology? The obvious answer is that the technology enables North Korea to reach the US with ICBM missiles. But there is an even deeper reason why Americans should … Continue reading

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North Korea–The gordian knot

The global hotspots for war are on the rise with no end in sight or solutions obvious. North Korea aims thousands of artillery pieces and missiles out over the Demilitarized Zone toward South Korea, Japan and ICBMs toward the United … Continue reading

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What must be done to amend the Republican -Senate Healthcare bill?

The Better Care and Reconciliation Act of 2017 is a vicious attack on the middle class and the poor. Any plan in order to be a success must address the following parameters: 1. Engage interstate competition by insurance companies to … Continue reading

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