Lessons in Arms Sales & Foreign Policy

Coincident with the inauguration of President Barack Obama, China issued a White Paper outlining its national defense strategy on Tuesday.  In that paper, China pointed to a security situation that was “improving steadily” overall   At the same time, the paper explicitly referred to the growing threat from the United States’ increased arms sales to Taiwan.  […]

War is Still a Racket–the U.S. and Israel

“Anti-Americanism is resurging in the Arab world,” the secretary of state reported  to U.S. embassies throughout the Middle East.  “Recent bombings . . . vitriolic public statements by . . . high officials . . . diatribes and fantastic rumors,” he explained, “all testify to the reenkindling of Arab animosity against the United States.”  Whether […]