Category Archives: United States

INSIGHTS FROM THE BLACK LIVES MATTER MOVEMENT PART 2: AMERICAN SOCIAL INTEGRATION

David Murrin of Murrinations – Although America and Britain speak the same language, they exhibit many fundamental differences with respect to social integration of its various races. Today in Britain, based on a 2011 census, some 86% were white; 8% … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Racism, United Kingdom, United States | Tagged

THE POST-COVID-19 SINO-AMERICAN DUOPOLY

A presentation of the London based … DEFENCE AND SECURITY FORUM 21 CLOUDESLEY ST LONDON, N1 OHX 0207-837-9212 F 0207-713-0794 olga.maitland@virgin.net President: Lady Olga Maitland Vice President: Rt Hon. Lord Lamont of Lerwick Chairman: Major General Patrick Cordingley DSO OBE … Continue reading

Posted in China, Controversial, Coronavirus, Donald Trump, France, government, Russia, Thought-Provoking Analysis, United Kingdom, United States, War powers

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention lost control of the pandemic. Then the agency disappeared.

Dan Vergano and Zahra Hirji of Buzz Feed News – The world’s premier health agency pushed a flawed coronavirus containment strategy — until it disappeared from public view one day before the outbreak was declared a pandemic. We’re now deep … Continue reading

Posted in Coronavirus, Thought-Provoking Analysis, United States

America’s Aspiring Autocrat Is in the Home Stretch. How Worried Should We Be?

Beware a despot when he’s cornered. Jennifer Senior in the New York Times – Two weeks ago, I wrote that perhaps, at long last, we had reached a tipping point in Trump’s popularity, and I stand by it. On Thursday, a poll … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Controversial, Democracy, Donald Trump, Elections, Joe Biden, United States

Americans are now desperately ‘reaching for hope’

Anthony DiFlorio in The Hill – Pulitzer Prize winners Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn shine a light on sweeping economic and social struggles across the United States in an important new book. For most of their journalistic lives, Nicholas Kristof … Continue reading

Posted in The Hill, Thought-Provoking Analysis, United States