Escaping Long-Term Economic Stagnation

President Trump’s election is evidence of the fact that many people were against the Democratic Party’s economic policies. However, the new administration’s commerce and trade policies have also been criticized as “trade protectionism”, mainly by the media. Trump won political power not through a...

Restoring the Trust of Friendly Middle Eastern Nations

The Obama administration has created a deep gulf between the U.S. and the Middle East by mishandling the situation in Syria. By supporting the Turkish army’s invasion of Syria, they enraged the Kurds instead of pacifying them. This administration also misread the reality of...

Solidarity Over Measures Concerning North Korea

North Korea has once again launched missiles. Although the two nuclear tests conducted last year were threatening enough, North Korea has conducted missile launching tests over 15 times in the past year alone. The reduction in failures has also been indicative of the country's...

Avoiding “Cold War II”

The government of President Putin retains its long term control of Russia. It is true that real GDP has been declining over the past three years, falling to 12th place in the world, but Russia’s influence over other countries is still enormous. Trump’s support rating...

The Actual Reality of “One China”

I am relieved that President Trump respects the "One China" principle, which states that Mainland China and Taiwan are inseparable. President-elect Trump broke with convention participating in an unprecedented phone conversation with Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen and later made remarks to the American press...

Preventing terrorists from entering the country cannot be confused with deporting immigrants

As we read different articles addressing the immigration problem, it seems that President Trump is saying that he wants to expel immigrants. President Trump is targeting Muslims—the argument goes—betraying the ideology of a country of immigrants, like the United States. So, is President Trump discriminating...

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