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Inflation: Interest Rate Increases May Not be the Best Solution

Inflation: Interest Rate Increases May Not be the Best Solution

Rampant inflation will damage the economy but, as usual, politicians are playing political games instead of doing something about it.
The Law Is an Ass

The Law Is an Ass

I make no pretense to expertise on constitutional law.
Europe Needs a Νew Security Policy

Europe Needs a Νew Security Policy

Europe faces many new threats to its security which NATO is ill-designed to manage.
Owning Our Decisions and their Consequences

Owning Our Decisions and their Consequences

National leaders make decisions every day.
Getting People Killed for Political Gain

Getting People Killed for Political Gain

If I believed that the politicians who have hijacked the once Grand Old Party had any historical literacy, I would be tempted to believe that they had read about and decided to copy the tactics of the communist guerillas (AKA ‘partisans’) in Greece and Yugoslavia during World War II.
Ukraine is Not the New Cold War; Don’t Get Distracted

Ukraine is Not the New Cold War; Don’t Get Distracted

Russia’s aggression in Ukraine has one big unintended consequence: it has sucked up all the oxygen supply to policy-making in Washington and other western capitals.
Crushing Our Children’s Dreams

Crushing Our Children’s Dreams

We all love our children. Yet we are creating a world guaranteed to crush their dreams.
The  Morning After

The  Morning After

America has never been terribly good at managing the post-war of a military victory, World War II being one powerful exception.
Is He Crazy? Or…

Is He Crazy? Or…

…or, does Vladimir Putin want us to think he is? It makes a big difference.
“He Who Defends Everything, Defends Nothing”

“He Who Defends Everything, Defends Nothing”

Frederick the Great’s 18th century dictum sums up America’s current geopolitical dilemma neatly.

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