September 28, 2017

Welcome to the Atlantic Council. A think tank which isn't given to introspection and which ultimately amounts to NATO's propaganda arm. This week, I endured an Atlantic Council echo-chamber to spare you the bother.

The list of lobbyists retained by the club (who prefer...

September 28, 2017

Quick commentary

because there is actually some doubt as to who will actually win the election, can you say ballot-box stuffing?

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov says his colleagues expect the US to intensify activities aimed at destabilizing Russia as the...

September 28, 2017

quick commentary

the americans FORCED north korea to invade south korea after WW2 - kim diddly dong jon uh... un

Trump threatened violence against North Korea 'like the world has never seen,' but the country has lived under an existential threat from the US since the mid...

September 28, 2017

Many in the US like to see their country as a peaceful, munificent global arbiter which will only take up arms when roused beyond reasonable restraint. The facts, however, contradict this.

The US is the foremost military power on earth. Every method of calculating milit...

September 28, 2017

quick commentary

so wait, the US doesnt want to fight terrorism? wow, thanks, im SO smarter now, and all because of sputnik "news"

Russia is concerned by the fact that the United States demonstrates the opposite of its declared intention to eliminate the Daesh terrorist...

September 28, 2017

Mexico has faced significant threats and violence from organized crime over the last decade. The human toll and tragedy of this violence is directly impacting journalists as well, leading to self-censorship, under-reporting of organized crime, and the corruption and st...

September 28, 2017

Secretary of State Tillerson and Homeland Security Secretary Kelly meet their Mexican counterparts on May 18 to discuss the fight against organized crime and drug smuggling. This is a positive sign in a relationship that has been shaken by U.S. criticisms this year. Bo...

September 28, 2017

May 2017 was Mexico’s deadliest month on record.[1] 2,200 people were reportedly murdered nationwide that month, bringing the country’s death toll to nearly 10,000 since the beginning of the year. If the violence continues at this pace, 2017 will become Mexico’s most m...

September 28, 2017

The events of 9/11 turned North American politics upside down. U.S. policy makers stopped thinking about how they could better integrate the economies of Mexico, Canada, and the United States and instead focused on security and sovereignty. Although security experts te...

September 28, 2017

This volume examines the foreign policy transition from George W. Bush to Barack H. Obama in relation to the countries of the Americas. In this work, contributors consider the major defining features of their respective policies in dealing with security-related issues....

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