Category - Politics

The biggest fear about Turkey-Russia row is the NATO component

Erdogan Putin

If one would have inquired last year about the NATO member that Russia liked the most, it would have been Turkey. They’re not only heavy trade partners, but they share a disdain politically for many of the western practices that the United States and western Europe have adopted. Some might even conclude that Turkey would be the most likely NATO member to leave if Russia was ever able to make a valid offer of protection. Read More

Cruz gets another anti-establishment endorsement: Bob Dole likes all of the candidates except him

Bob Dole

If the race for the GOP nomination for President of the United States were based upon the number of lifetime politicians that hated them, Senator Ted Cruz would win by a landslide. Republican establishment “lifers” like John Boehner and George W. Bush don’t care for the maverick style that Cruz uses to fight for the people. Read More

Despite a sea of candidates, the GOP is really down to the final four

Repubican Final Four

It’s very easy to look at the pool of candidates running for the GOP nomination for President and assume that it’s a wide open race. The reality is this: there are only four candidates who have valid chances of getting the nomination. Everyone else is just a distraction and they’re taking away from the real candidates’ ability to generate the funds necessary to beat the Democrats in 2016. Read More