Trump

Iranian Ripples

Donald Trump has dropped a massive boulder in the world’s diplomatic pond. Its ripples will be felt in every corner of the globe and in…




Perfect Storm

The world appears to be heading for a perfect storm. It just needs a catalyst to blow it onshore or—hopefully—a change in the political winds…


No Picture

The Week That Was…

Ladies and Gentlemen…the President of the United States… Donald Trump made his first State of the Union address on Tuesday night.  At 80 minutes it…


Let’s Talk

It’s time to talk. Nuclear weapons, cyber weapons, drones, robots and rogue nuclear states have combined to move the Doomsday clock to two minutes before…


The Week That Was – 1

An explosive start to the year. In Iran the anti-government protests continued. More than 20 people are thought to have died in the unrest. After…


The Week That Was…

‘Twas the Week Before Christmas, and all through the House, the White House that is, not a creature was stirring.  Except for President Trump who…


No Picture

The Week That Was…

Protests against President Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital continued in several countries. One of the largest was in Beirut which saw clashes between…


The Week That Was

An explosive week in many ways, most of them bad. The worst was in Egypt’s Sinai Province.  Dozens of terrorists, probably affiliated with ISIL attacked…