US Northern Commander is '100 percent' certain she can defend America from North Korean Missiles
"I want to assume this committee today that I am confident that I can defend the United States," said Gen. Lori Robinson, the U.S. Northern.... Read more at WashingtonExaminer.com
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North Korea Seen Expanding Rocket Launch Facility It Once Promised To Dismantle
Satellite imagery shared exclusively with NPR suggests that North Korea is moving ahead with plans to expand its capabilities. (Image credit: Planet Labs Inc./MIIS)
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The Coronavirus and the Real Threats to American Safety and Freedom
Americans are facing “A Spring Unlike Any Before.” So warned a front-page headline in the March 13th New York Times . That headline, however hyperbolic, was all too apt. The coming of spring has always promised relief from the discomforts of winter. Yet, far too often, it also brings its own calamities and afflictions. According to the poet T.S. Eliot, “April is the cruelest month.” Yet while April has certainly delivered its share of cataclysms , March and May haven’t lagged far behind. In fact, cruelty has seldom been a respecter of seasons. The infamous influenza epidemic of 1918
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Fireside Chatterer Andrew Cuomo for President
Prompted by Donald Trump’s shamefully bombastic behavior and attitude during all his press conferences, and especially during his recent COVID-19 White House press conferences, and their juxtaposition to NY Governor Andrew Cuomo’s honest, calm, and painfully truthful yet reassuring press conferences, last week I told a former colleague and neighbor “I wish I were old enough to have heard FDR’s ‘fireside chats.’” Radio historian John Dunning considers Franklin D. Roosevelt to be one of the most effective communicators in American history. In writing about FDR’s “fireside chats,” Dunning states
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North Korea secretly begs for coronavirus aid while claiming no cases
North Korea has been quietly asking for international coronavirus aid as it maintains that there are no confirmed cases in the country, according to a Thursday report. Despite there being 9,241 cases of COVID-19 in South Korea as of Thursday, according to data from Johns Hopkins , North Korea has not reported any cases of the virus. Within the country, the state propaganda has promoted Juche, a political ideology of self-reliance created by Kim Jong Un's grandfather, Kim Il Sung, according to Vox . The Financial Times reported Thursday that officials have been secretly seeking interna
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Our Leaders are Terrified. Not of the Virus – of Us
Photograph Source: Fars News Agency - CC BY 4.0 You can almost smell the fear-laden sweat oozing from the pores of television broadcasts and social media posts as it finally dawns on our political and media establishments what the coronavirus actually means. And I am not talking about the threat posed to our health. A worldview that has crowded out all other thinking for nearly two generations is coming crashing down. It has no answers to our current predicament. There is a kind of tragic karma to the fact that so many major countries – meaning major economies – are today run by the ver
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