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How President Trump’s Love of Baseball should inform his foreign policy. President Donald Trump once called himself the “the best baseball player in New York”. Unfortunately for the American public, President Trump has recently decided not to throw the traditional first pitch of the baseball season, which every American president has done since Republican Will … Read more…

Executive Dis-order: Obama, Trump & Stalled Immigration Policy

President Trump is justifying his own abuse of power by “delaying” the law in order to push his own agenda. Sound familiar? Remember the outrage Republicans felt when President Obama ignored the Constitution by issuing executive orders to bypass Congress on immigration? I hate to break it to you, but what Trump is doing now is the exact … Read more…

Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy Loses Primary, French Populist Wave Likely in 2017

In a surprising upset, the former President of France Nicolas Sarkozy was eliminated in the first round of the centre-right Republican Party‘s presidential primary. In conceding his defeat, Sarkozy has backed today’s winner, Francois Fillon, who served as the France’s Prime Minister during Sarkozy’s term (2007-2012). Since no candidate reached a simple majority during today’s round, Fillon will face another former Prime Minister, … Read more…

A Conversation with AKIN Director Kani Xulam on the Kurdish State

Kani Xulam, the Director of the American Kurdish Information Network, is no stranger to both “Talking the Talk and Walking the Walk”. While an undergrad at UC Santa Barbara he was sentenced to court ordered community service for protesting the 1991 Gulf War. In 1993 he left his successful business in California to start a … Read more…

The World View with John Hernandez

The World View with John Hernandez These articles are meant to provide our readership inspiration and information about important events and thoughts that the mainstream media has either overlooked or missed completely. Brexit! Check out Stacie Gordon’s excellent write up on the historic British referendum. http://www.millennialascent.com/brexit-democracy-1-big-government-0/ Since Ancient Times China has figuratively battled the rest … Read more…