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Forum: Middle East 1 Day Ago
Replies: 557
Views: 9,393
Posted By Bill Moore
They'll talk about it when they can figure out a...

They'll talk about it when they can figure out a way to spin it that fits their narrative.
Forum: Europe 1 Day Ago
Replies: 133
Views: 2,643
Posted By Bill Moore
Constantinople is in the process of changing...

Constantinople is in the process of changing hands again, East to west, west to east, East to west, and now west to east again.
Forum: Intelligence 6 Days Ago
Replies: 147
Views: 52,290
Posted By Bill Moore
It is increasingly clear that those claiming the...

It is increasingly clear that those claiming the current administration doesn't have a strategy are equally confused. Simply stating give more support to moderates or get NATO do more are not...
Forum: Europe 1 Week Ago
Replies: 212
Views: 44,291
Posted By Bill Moore
Nsdd 75 u.s. Relations with the ussr

https://www.reaganlibrary.archives.gov/archives/reference/Scanned%20NSDDS/NSDD75.pdf

U.S. RELATIONS WITH THE USSR



And the Washington Times article for context
...
Forum: Europe 1 Week Ago
Replies: 212
Views: 44,291
Posted By Bill Moore
Russia Active Measures

Beyond Propaganda: Soviet Active Measures in Putin’s Russia

https://connections-qj.org/article/beyond-propaganda-soviet-active-measures-putins-russia

Note: you can open the entire article by...
Forum: Asia-Pacific 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 80
Views: 77,182
Posted By Bill Moore
New Sheriff in Town

http://www.stripes.com/news/pacific/philippine-president-blames-us-for-middle-east-violence-1.418247?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+starsandstripes%2Fgeneral+%28Stars+and+S...
Forum: Europe 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 227
Views: 6,239
Posted By Bill Moore
BREXIT campaign was based on lies, but then again...

BREXIT campaign was based on lies, but then again most political campaigns are. When democracy equals populism, democracy fails. The alternative in the digital age is no democracy. 16 brits a day...
Forum: South Asia 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 35
Views: 19,516
Posted By Bill Moore
There have been studies pointing this out, but it...

There have been studies pointing this out, but it doesn't fit our popular narrative about addressing underlying issues related to poverty and governance. Those factors generally play a large role in...
Forum: Europe 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 227
Views: 6,239
Posted By Bill Moore
Firn, BREXIT may be the first step in...

Firn,

BREXIT may be the first step in reforming the EU. These reforms are desperately needed, individual countries need to be able to act independently (this is what sovereignty is all about). I'm...
Forum: International Politics 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 9,372
Posted By Bill Moore
What to Do

I noted earlier that the authors may be overstating the speed of change. There was significant and rapid change in the world just prior to and after WWI, and of course after WWII. Then we settled...
Forum: International Politics 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 9,372
Posted By Bill Moore
I loved this quote: The level of...

I loved this quote:



The level of knowledge between leaders and followers are often equal, and in some cases, especially technical, the follower will have more knowledge. The leaders role is to...
Forum: International Politics 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 9,372
Posted By Bill Moore
Thinking the Unthinkable

An interim report that came out in FEB 2016, titled,
"Thinking the Unthinkable: A New Imperative for Leadership in the Digital Age"

http://www.thinkunthinkable.org/



This report is directed...
Forum: South Asia 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 35
Views: 19,516
Posted By Bill Moore
A new fad for college kids?

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2016/07/03/dhaka-isil-terrorists-were-drawn-from-well-eduated-bangladeshi-e/

Another source I can't place here because it was based on a phone call, stated the...
Forum: Adversary / Threat 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 237
Views: 92,118
Posted By Bill Moore
A new fad for college kids?

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2016/07/03/dhaka-isil-terrorists-were-drawn-from-well-eduated-bangladeshi-e/

Another source I can't place here because it was based on a phone call, stated the...
Forum: Asia-Pacific 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 67
Views: 35,820
Posted By Bill Moore
Trying to Keep Tiananment Alive

http://www.worldpoliticsreview.com/articles/18998/amid-crackdown-china-s-dissidents-fight-to-keep-the-spirit-of-tiananmen-alive

Amid Crackdown, China’s Dissidents Fight to Keep the Spirit of...
Forum: Europe 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 227
Views: 6,239
Posted By Bill Moore
Azor, I agree with you, I'm not buying into...

Azor,

I agree with you, I'm not buying into the hysteria. In less than week After the Brexit referendum the fearmongers have described the end of Europe. Hardly, but there will be market...
Forum: Europe 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 227
Views: 6,239
Posted By Bill Moore
The drama continues, ...

The drama continues,

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-brexit-insight-idUSKCN0ZC103

To Brexit or Regrexit? A dis-United Kingdom ponders turmoil of EU divorce
Forum: Europe 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 227
Views: 6,239
Posted By Bill Moore
David, Hopefully cooler heads will prevail....

David,

Hopefully cooler heads will prevail. There will be a painful adjustment, not only in Europe, but globally; however, I think it is possible the UK will be better off in the long run. Other...
Forum: Europe 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 3,036
Posted By Bill Moore
After listening to various business news stations...

After listening to various business news stations reporting on Brexit, it is clear political tensions between those pro and con for Brexit are intense. I could see it leading to the rise of violent...
Forum: Africa 06-13-2016
Replies: 37
Views: 24,232
Posted By Bill Moore
This is the tip of the iceberg when it comes to...

This is the tip of the iceberg when it comes to China's exploitation of Africa and Latin America. Either Argentina or Chile recently sunk a Chinese fishing boat that was fishing illegally off their...
Forum: Law Enforcement 06-13-2016
Replies: 35
Views: 5,140
Posted By Bill Moore
Assuming this Muslim leader is legitimate, his...

Assuming this Muslim leader is legitimate, his road just got a lot tougher. Both links below reference Muslims in Orlando prior to these attacks in a relatively positive light. The property dispute...
Forum: Middle East 06-13-2016
Replies: 109
Views: 24,986
Posted By Bill Moore
Iraq’s Golden Division

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R6axTxU30yo

Fighting the Islamic State with Iraq’s Golden Division: The Road to Fallujah

A well done documentary by VICE on Iraqi Special Forces fighting their...
Forum: Law Enforcement 06-12-2016
Replies: 35
Views: 5,140
Posted By Bill Moore
Bottom line is these attacks are inspired by...

Bottom line is these attacks are inspired by ideology, not illegimate government. Time to put aside outdated ideas and describe the problem correctly, and then deal with that problem. Opportunity...
Forum: RFIs & Members' Projects 06-05-2016
Replies: 15
Views: 8,342
Posted By Bill Moore
AP, I read post with interest, and I also...

AP,

I read post with interest, and I also read the article on adapting the military uniform. Not opposed to the ideas proposed, but the way the argument is presented it implies it is only the...
Forum: Law Enforcement 06-05-2016
Replies: 18
Views: 19,596
Posted By Bill Moore
Good post David, this touches on my previous...

Good post David, this touches on my previous arguments that we need to reassess our view of risk. Our reaction to terrorism is a self inflicted extential risk on our way of life. We need to think...
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