Meat Without the Moo

August 12, 2017

Washington, We Have a Problem

July 16, 2017

When Yazidi Leaders Speak

July 11, 2017

The Yazidis of the Middle East have been persecuted for centuries. But who are they? Since 2014, a unique ethno-religious community in northern Iraq/Kurdistan known as the Yazidis have been persecuted ruthlessly by the Islamic State (IS). The information within this article is built upon what...


Bringing Change to America Starts With You

November 15, 2016

Each of us should be measured by what we do to make a better world a reality. “Good Morning America how are you?” Well, I guess it all depends. With the stock market up, a whole lot of people are better off today than they were on Election Day. If this keeps up and taxes go down and they...

Donald Trump and the End of Liberal History

November 14, 2016

Donald Trump and Brexit could mark the end of Western liberal history. In German history, November 9 is known as Schicksalstag (Day of Fate), with far-reaching implications for Europe. On November 9, 1918, Kaiser Wilhelm II abdicated in the wake of the popular uprising of the “November...

Will President Trump Live Up to Expectations?

November 14, 2016

Donald Trump has raised so many expectations that it may be impossible for him to live up to them. Former Irish Prime Minister John Bruton explains. There will be many explanations offered in the days and weeks to come for the surprise victory of President-Elect Donald Trump. The United States...

A Trump Administration on the Middle East

November 13, 2016

Donald Trump has no experience in either foreign policy or national security, no background in government and no overarching approach to America’s indispensable role in the world. As previous presidents, he will be mightily challenged in the troubled Middle East. Former US Ambassador Gary Grappo...