The establishment didn't have to wait long to avenge itself over the election of Donald Trump, whose pick for National Security Advisor, Mike Flynn, resigned after leaked intelligence showed he spoke with Russian officials prior to Trump's inauguration.
The Left's non-stop temper tantrum since Trump's election win is revealing an ugly underbelly of the Democratic Party - think Rosie O'Donnell mud-wrestling with a pig - where a rogues’ gallery of provocateurs aims to delegitimize conservative rule.
With the EU elite threatened by a populist insurgency aiming to end free and easy immigration programs and promote nationalism over globalism, an influential think tank says populism will only - wait for it - fuel the fires of corruption.
Although the US stock market is smoking, and the unemployment rate is low, there remains an underlying feeling of dread among some analysts who say America has yet to pay the piper for its gains. Will Donald Trump bear the cost of disastrous Fed policy?
Since becoming the US Commander-in-Chief in 2008, Barack Obama charted a thinly veiled anti-Russia course that many failed to anticipate or appreciate due to the media-generated hype of “hope and change” that accompanied his rise to power.
Presently, terrorists enjoy the unbridled freedom, as it were, of hitting civilian ‘soft targets’ with complete impunity, as was the case at a Turkish nightclub last week when a gunman killed 39 people and injured dozens. It's time for some vigilance.
In the past year, the world was introduced to a suspect for all seasons and purposes; an interloper so slippery he has yet to be positively identified. Yet, like Sasquatch, Loch Ness and UFOs, we know he is out there, lurking, and laughing at us all.
The United States has a curious way of accusing outsiders of carrying out nefarious activities – cyber warfare, international spying and unwarranted aggression, for example – which in fact the US undertakes better than anybody.
Despite cutting-edge communications, the US seems to be losing its touch when it comes to handling phone calls. This had disastrous consequences for the Syrian Army, as it fell victim to an 'accidental' bombing by Coalition warplanes in September.
Next month, Donald J. Trump, with hand on Bible, will be sworn in as the 45th President of the United States. Or will he? The recent talk about recounting votes and 'faithless electors' suggests this highly contentious power struggle is far from over.