Category: Global Affairs

Global Affairs

Troops in Afghanistan

Trump’s Appalling Ultimatum to Our Troops

Trump's command to always comply throws away morality and a just military, spiraling his troops into a dark land of blind authority.

Nikki Haley Resigns as U.S. Envoy to the United Nations

By Eli Ridder | United States U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley will leave her post at the end of the year. United States President Donald Trump announced the news Tuesday as he accepted her resignation. Ms. Haley, the former governor of South Carolina, will depart the envoy role after representing the United ...

Scott Horton Talks Patriotism, Israel and Palestine, and Hope

Scott Horton is the author of Fool's Errand and managing director of The Libertarian Institute. 71 Republic's Mason Mohon sits down with him to talk about the wars.

Soldiers in the War on Terror

Americans Must End the War on Terror

The War on Terror has been a waste of money, resources, and lives while also furthering government surveillance and the war economy.

Good patriot american flag

A Good Patriot Is Nothing More than a Good Killer

Patriotism is nothing more than the willingness to kill and die for an abstract boundary of land that one does not choose.

Founders sign Declaration of Independence

America Did Not Listen to the Founders

By ignoring the wise words of our country's founders, politicians have enabled a downwards spiral away from the ideals of liberty and prosperity.

Russia and USA Meet

Cheating Destiny: The USA Can Beat China Using Russia

Though China is a formidable global player in geopolitics, the United States can retain a global presence by using India and Russia to its favor.

National Library of China

Learn from China: How to Beat America

By holding countries to a lower standard and not imposing democracy via nation-building, China is becoming a more attractive ally.

U.S. Israel diplomatic meeting

What Cutting Foreign Aid Could Do for America

The United States, with its foreign aid budget alone, could feed every homeless person in America and power millions of homes with the wind.

Oath of Enlistment Occurring

The Military Oath of Enlistment is Self-Contradictory

The Oath of Enlistment that all soldiers swear by proves they're chained to the executive branch.