SETH CROPSEY of the Hudson Institute and former Deputy Undersecretary of the Navy, weighs the increasing threats and instability in the Pacific with the corresponding sequestration cuts to Naval forces.
Dr. PETER PHAM of the Atlantic Council enumerates the failure of the U.S. to compete for economic, political, and military influence in Africa in terms of accelerated Chinese influence in that space.
HANS VON SPAKOVSKY of the Heritage Foundation discusses a ponderous report by the Justice Department’s inspector general with allegations of misconduct by Assistant Attorney General Thomas Perez who is the President’s current nominee for Labor Secretary.
ANDREW MCCARTHY, author of Spring Fever, explains the strategic blunder by Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu in yielding to pressure by the U.S. president to apologize for enforcing a legal naval blockade barring aid to terrorist group Hamas.
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· General JACK KEANE (USA Ret.) explains Obama’s commitment to the war in Afghanistan and supporting our troops, or lack thereof.
U.S. AND AFGHAN PRESIDENTS REAFFIRM PARTNERSHIP AT CHICAGO SUMMIT
· SETH CROPSEY of the Hudson Institute analyzes the implosive path the US Navy has taken as a result of the Obama Administration’s decisions, which put American security in jeopardy.
Defeat at Sea: The U.S. Naval Implosion of 2050
· Heritage Foundation’s STEVEN GROVES looks at the Law of the Seat Treaty (LOST) and how Senator Kerry seems to be holding just one hearing, which will showcase only supporters of this treaty.
U.S. Accession to U.N. Convention on the Law of the Sea Unnecessary to Develop Oil and Gas Resources
· GORDON CHANG of Forbes.com discusses the internal and external threats to the Communist regime. China has signed onto the Law of the Sea Treaty, but does not follow the rules therefore why should the US hamstring itself with this treaty?
China Crashes in April, Shows Signs of Contraction
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