Incoming Congress Should Audit the OAS

U.S. taxpayers should know exactly what their money is being spent on.  One area that rarely receives any attention are international organizations such as the Organization of American States (OAS).  The oldest regional organization in the world, the OAS has been in existence longer than the United Nations and was created to deal with regional …

Around Town …

WikiLeaks tweets that the next document dump will be larger than the Iraq logs, adding, global history will be “redefined” because of it.   WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange needs arresting. North Korea has been secretly building a uranium enrichment facility.  No surprise.  Expect sanctions to make a comeback, soon. May be too late, North Korea …

North Korea Terrorist State: Always Was, Will Be

The non-proliferation world has been abuzz this weekend over reports that a new uranium enrichment facility has been discovered in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea. Some experts were stunned, others dismayed.  It should have come as no surprise, the North Korean dictators are professional equivocators. Our approach to dealing with these people has been weak …

E-Mail Less, Unplug and Talk

Walking around D.C. lately I’ve noticed an increasing number of people plugged in.  By plugged in I mean doing things such as reading e-mail, while walking, sitting on a park bench, eating, running, driving … Not unique to DC, being connected to the ether while disconnecting from bricks and mortar reality is part of popular …

Fidel Castro, Coward

In this video, Cuban dictator Fidel Castro waxes with Community Party youth members about his recent illness.  At one point, he says that maybe he may have been in power too long.  Ever since his close brush with death – not close enough – the Cuban Communist Party has been trying to rehabilitate Fidel.  Images …

Iranian Regime Financing Projects in the Americas, Investors Need to Choose

For several years the Iranian regime has been expanding its diplomatic and economic presence in the Western Hemisphere.  It has done so with a great deal of assistance from Cuba – a State Department-designated state sponsor of terrorism – as well as Venezuela, Bolivia, Ecuador, Nicaragua, among others.  Even some of our better allies in the …

Not Your Ordinary Border Latin American Border Dispute, Potential Iranian Meddling

It is time for the U.S. to stop talking and start acting.  Send the Iranian regime packing.  It is not welcome in our backyard. One of the unique traits of the Western Hemisphere are interstate border disputes.  A great majority of these border matters date back centuries, kept politically fresh for parochial, political, and security …