Eight important stories from around the world on 3-21-22 that you may have missed this morning…
America is Going to Get Attacked. Your Leaders Don’t Care
Brandon J. Weichert outlines how the life of Angelo Codevilla was spent trying to prepare the United States for the next attack from serious enemies. No one is paying attention today and we are all about to pay dearly for it.
America Has Lost the Global War on Terrorism
Brandon J. Weichert with some sobering truth about the Global War on Terror.
The Eurasian Steel Trap is Closing
Writing in Real Clear World, Brandon J. Weichert argues that, “rapidly over the whole of Eurasia as the Americans flee from Afghanistan, are a steel trap. They will ensnare all peoples unfortunate enough to find themselves living within reach of the ideological fangs of these Eurasian autocrats. With the disastrous end of America’s quixotic mission to turn Afghanistan into Arizona, China and Russia are now using Afghanistan as a highway to expand their power beyond their territories—just as these powers did until 600 years ago, when China’s Silk Road was the primary trading route linking Asia with the Middle East and Europe.”
Since You’ve Been Gone: America’s Collapse
The American collapse in Afghanistan is not an isolated event under President Joe Biden’s leadership. We are in the terminal decline phase of the end of empire, or in America’s case, superpower. What comes next will be horrific for America.
I’m With Stupid: How America’s Elite Betrayed the US and Inspired Our Enemies
America’s enemies (and allies) have long assumed that, because we’re the lone Superpower, we were governed by evil geniuses. They are now realizing, in fact, we are government by idiots. While it’s nice to be loved it’s good to be feared. Nothing good comes from being deemed big and dumb…which China, Russia, Iran, and our other rivals now do, thanks to the horrible debacle in Afghanistan.
America Has Lost the “Little Wars” of the 2000s. It’s Now About to Lose the Next “Big War” of the 2020s
If America cannot defeat Taliban, al Qaeda, or other insurgents in its “Small Wars” how can it expect to win far scarier adversaries in the next “Big War”?
Au Revoir, Afghanistan! Until We Meet Again…
needed to end this thing in Afghanistan…but we need to do it smartly, not wildly screaming for the exits, hoping that Beijing, Moscow, Islamabad, and New Delhi can keep everything together. They can’t–and won’t.
Dominating Outer Space, Brandon J. Weichert – Honest Offense Podcast
Brandon J. Weichert joined Eric Cervone on his podcast, HONEST OFFENSE, to discuss his new book, WINNING SPACE: HOW AMERICA REMAINS A SUPERPOWER (Republic Book Publisher).
World War III is Shaping Up in the Mideast and Biden Doesn’t Care
Iran has elected its most hard-line president in decades. The Biden Administration wants to hand the region over to a nuclear-arming Iran. This will not mitigate regional war. It will inspire it.