‘Dissident Elements’ in Bureaucracy Causing WH Leaks


There is obviously a lot of opposition to what is perceived to be a number of Trump administration policies. There’s no way to overcome those leaks without getting firm control of all the bureaucracies in question.

Donald Trump has done very little to justify the hysterical rage which has consumed his critics


Given that Trump has been president less than one month, prudence surely dictates that we proceed not hysterically, but cautiously, in evaluating the new White House.

Trump’s New Start With Russia May Prove Better Than Obama’s


The new president’s reported disdain for his predecessor’s arms deal is an encouraging sign.

Can North Korea be contained?


This threat is rising and for eight years under Obama, with respect to North Korea, the Obama policy was what they called “strategic patience,” which was a synonym for doing nothing.

Disarming the Iran threat


As long as Obama remained president, Iran’s nuclear-weapons and ballistic-missile programs had little to fear. The advent of Trump’s White House, however, has changed all that.


Ambassador John Bolton, a diplomat and a lawyer, has spent many years in public service. He served as the U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations in 2005-2006. He was Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security from 2001 to 2005. In the Reagan Administration, he was an Assistant Attorney General.