Sunday, November 18, 2018

Foreign Policy Focus

FPF #270 – Veterans Day

On FPF #270, I discuss how Veterans Day is used to celebrate war. Veterans Day started as Armistice Day to celebrate the end of...

FPF #269 – Not an Issue

On FPF #269, I discuss how the destructive US foreign policy was not an issue on election night. The US foreign policy is the...

FPF #268 – Midterm Elections

On FPF #268, I discuss the 2018 Midterm Elections. I explain why I did not vote. Little of the debate in the leadup to...

FPF #267 – Venezuela guest Brian Saady

On FPF #267, Brian Saady returns to discuss Venezuela. Brian explains the rise of Chavez and the Communist government. He reviews the opposition to...

FPF #266 – A Failing Foreign Policy

On FPF #266, I discuss how the US wars in Syria, Afghanistan, and Libya are failing. In Syria, NATO member state Turkey is attacking...

FPF #265 – Invaders at the Southern Border?

On FPF #265, I discuss President Trump deploying troops to the southern border to assist in preventing migrants from entering the US. I explain...

FPF #264 – Yemen Numbers

On FPF #264, I discuss some new casualty numbers for the War on Yemen. The media has long cited a UN estimate that said 10,000...

FPF #263 – Nukes

On FPF #263, I discuss the nuclear arms relationship between the US and Russia. NSA John Bolton appears determined to pull the US out...

FPF #262 – Great Powers

On FPF #262, I discuss the US relationship with Russia and China. In a move supported by NSA John Bolton, Trump suggested the US...

FPF #261 – Violence Surrounds Afghan Elections

On FPF #261, I discuss important news events around the world. Social networks continue to go after independent media outlets. John Kiriakou explains why whistleblowers...
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