Presidential Election 2020 – Part 1

We’re a little late to the game but better late than never. Part of the reason was the hope that sensibility would prevail and the primaries would not continue to be inundated with candidates. However, much like the last time America went to the polls

amy mcgrath raises $2.5 million in 24 hours

Amy McGrath Raises $2.5 Million in 24 Hours

The race is on and McGrath is starting strong! McGrath, a retired marine fighter pilot, announced Tuesday she would challenge current Kentucky senator Mitch McConnell for his seat. McConnell is also the current Senate Majority leader. Within five hours of her announcement the campaign had

Russia Shows Off “Doomsday” Torpedo

Just days after a summit between Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump, Russia shows off its newest weapon. The high-speed nuclear-powered torpedo isn’t like other nuclear weapons. Though there is a risk of radioactivity any time an atom is split, nuclear weapons have typically used nuclear

West Point Makes History

West Point has appointed its first African-American superintendent. On Monday morning, Lt. Gen. Darryl A. Williams kicked off his first day as the academy’s 60th superintendent with an assumption of command ceremony. He succeeds Lt. Gen. Robert L. Caslen, who had held the position since 2013.

U.S. Ambassador to Estonia to Resign

This will be the third U.S. ambassador to resign in 2018. In a private Facebook message that was shared with NBC News, U.S. Ambassador James D. Melville Jr. says he will retire on July 29. Melville wrote, “A Foreign Service Officers DNA is programmed to

Fourth of July Plot Foiled

Authorities announced Monday a man had been arrested for planning a terrorist attack in Cleveland. The man, Demetrius Nathaniel Pitts, was taken into custody Sunday and has been charged with attempting to provide material support to a foreign terrorist organization. Pitts, who used the name Abdur

Supreme Court Upholds Travel Ban

Supreme Court Upholds Travel Ban

The highest court in the land handed President Trump his victory on Tuesday morning. The 5-4 decision ends the fierce fight in the legal system though it is doubtful the moral battle will end. The court held the challengers had failed to show that the

Kirstjen Nielsen defends immigration policy

DHS Secretary Defends Trump Immigration Policies

On the same day of Former First Lady Laura Bush’s op-ed, Kirstjen Nielsen fires back. In a series of tweets posted Sunday, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen defended President Trump’s immigration policies. She dismissed claims that the administration has a policy for separating families. It is worth

Former First Lady Laura Bush: Stop Separating Families

On Sunday, Laura Bush condemned President Trump’s “zero-tolerance policy” in a rare break from retirement. Laura Bush has never been a political figure known for “making waves”. During her tenure as First Lady she served in the traditional ceremonial role. That is not to say