So the NFL won’t allow the Daniel Defense Super Bowl commercial (see also National Review). Now I am no defender of the NFL. The state of professional football is horrible and the NFL is an overbearing Robber Barron (who prosecutes churches for putting games on a large screen [also a bad idea]). It has become [...]
David Codrea: As there is clearly no pressing justification for imposing draconian citizen disarmament edicts under the guise of crime-fighting, the “benefits” being touted are that the new measures will curb arms trafficking. The smart money says this is a cynical ruse, and that imposing the new controls will benefit those in a position to [...]
Preliminaries WRSA gives us a proposed formulation for the basis of liberty. 1) We believe and act upon the principles of the Declaration of Independence. 2) Government, to the extent that it is even necessary, must be effectively and eternally constrained, lest it turn once again into tyranny. 3) We believe that it is each [...]
Facing pressure to combat drug use and sexual assault at the Air Force Academy, the Air Force has created a secret system of cadet informants to hunt for misconduct among students.
The President would have to prepare a written plan for responding to the possibility of an unauthorized disclosure of any CIA covert action program, according to a provision adopted last month by the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence. Show More Summary
"America Has No Military Strategy for China," by Seth Cropsey (Real Clear Defense, 11/25/13) "AirSea Battle: Washington's Favorite Punching Bag," by Harry Kazianis (National Interest, 11/25/13) "Clash for Naval Power in the Asia Pacific,"...Show More Summary
Warnings from defense officials and some experts are mounting and becoming more dire: The nation's military is being hobbled by budget cuts. "You'd better hope we never have a war again," Rep. Howard 'Buck' McKeon, R-Calif., said of the decline in readiness.
This week, CV-16 sailed forth with 2 051Cs and 2 054As escorts to South China Sea for what China calls a scientific and training mission.There are some concerns that CV-16 was sent there for political purposes to intimidate neigbhouring countries. Show More Summary
While others gather together to celebrate Thanksgiving, deployed troops and their families try to connect from a world away using new technology like Skype or Facebook or old-fashioned phone calls.