Eric Brock “Do not despair of our present difficulties. We believe always in the promise and greatness of America because nothing is inevitable here. Americans never quit, we never surrender, we never hide from history. We make history.Farewell fellow Americans, God bless you, and God bless America.” – Senator John S. McCain III
By: Robert Heilberg It’s not a controversial idea that a foreign embassy is typically located in a country’s preferred or official capital city. Washington D.C., the home of the U.S. government and the capital of the United States is home to foreign embassies from around the world. The reason why those embassies are located in… Read more »
By: Andrew Magloughlin House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Rep. Kevin Brady (R-Texas) unveiled the long-awaited Republican tax plan yesterday, dubbed the Tax Cut and Jobs Act. This bill delivers many of President Donald Trump’s campaign promises by lowering taxes for a whopping 94% of Americans.
By: Nawal Ali In August, President Trump announced that the United States will deploy additional troops to Afghanistan as part of a new change in American policy regarding the longest war in US history. Some commentators were skeptical of President Trump’s new strategy, concerned about the lack of a timeline for the end of the… Read more »
By: Robbie Rosamelia President Trump Begins The Long Road To Combatting The Iranian Threat By Decertifying Their Compliance With The JCPOA President Trump’s announcement on October 13th to decertify Iran’s compliance with the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA)—commonly referred to as the Iran Nuclear Deal—was met with both praise and scorn as Iran has… Read more »
The ongoing feud between the White House and the National Football League (NFL) escalated last weekend when Vice President Mike Pence walked out of an Indianapolis Colts vs. San Francisco 49ers game in a stance against ongoing protests by players during the national anthem.
By: Thomas Kenna Prior to listening to his brilliant lecture on Wednesday evening, I had the honor of interviewing National Review Senior Editor and American Enterprise Institute Fellow Jonah Goldberg for The Conservative Conscience. The interview lasted about thirteen minutes. It has been transcribed for your consumption and enrichment below.
By: Nicholas Illuzzi How Necessity Drove Europe’s Environmental Ideology On June 1, 2017, President Donald Trump pulled the United States out of the 2016 Paris Climate Agreement. On that date, I was enjoying a vacation in Italy, a nation with a diverse and beautiful environment. Italy is also a nation that follows the European Union’s… Read more »
By: Robert Rosamelia The New Direction for AU College Republicans In President Barack Obama’s first public appearance since leaving office in January 2017, he appeared at the University of Chicago with a panel of six students and community leaders. The comments from one of the panelists, Max Freedman—himself a College Republican, struck me as particularly… Read more »