Putin's dragon teeth

by J.R. Nyquist -- George W. Bush and Vladimir Putin met in Slovenia two weekends ago. The outcome of the meeting is now clear. Bush trusts the Russians and Putin concedes that more…

Cheap hawks

by J.R. Nyquist -- Last Thursday Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld said that our two-war fighting strategy isn't working. Well, if you underfund your military and reject any increase in defense spending, then more…

Are we paranoid?

by J.R. Nyquist -- If you watch the communists, if you know anything about their ideology or their atrocities, then you might have reason to feel afraid when you hear Western leaders more…

Retreat on all fronts

by J.R. Nyquist -- Under President George W. Bush the United States is retreating on all fronts. We are giving up our borders to illegal immigrants, we are giving up our country's more…

Bush meets Putin

by J.R. Nyquist -- On Saturday President George W. Bush will meet President Vladimir Putin in Slovenia. It will be their first significant encounter. America's new leader will "look into the eyes" more…

The citizen terrorist

by J.R. Nyquist -- At approximately 9:02 a.m. on April 19, 1995, the Alfred P. Murrah Building in Oklahoma City was gutted by a massive explosion. On that day 168 people died. more…

Influence agents: Who started World War II?

by J.R. Nyquist -- Around 1990, a Soviet military-intelligence defector, writing under the name Viktor Suvorov, copyrighted a book alleging that Stalin was chiefly responsible for World War II. The book's title more…

Pawn takes Queen

by J.R. Nyquist -- I sometimes get mail from people who refer to my "predictions." It should be pointed out, however, that an examination of developing strategic threats is not the same more…

Thinking ahead

by J.R. Nyquist -- Today we remember those who have died fighting for our country. The manner in which we celebrate this day, and how we think about the sacrifices that have more…