Global Shipping Crisis Far Worse Than Imagined: F. William Engdahl

Global Shipping Crisis Far Worse Than Imagined: F. William Engdahl for Journal-NEO Over the past decades world ocean trade has expanded almost exponentially as major manufacturing outsourcing from USA and European corporations has blossomed under the advent of economic globalization. The result has been that Asia, most especially China, has become the essential manufacturing source for everything from iPhones to antibiotics and everything in-between. The creation of the World Trade Organization to impose new rules on the trade has been a key driver. It has also made global supply chains…

READ MORE

God and Guns; Ron DeSantis Just Secured Both Voting Blocs

God and Guns; Ron DeSantis Just Secured Both Voting Blocs By Jennifer Oliver O’Connell for Red State If Governor Ron DeSantis plans to run for the presidency in 2024, this move just secured him the Gun Vote and the Religious Right. Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signed a bill permitting concealed carry permit holders to bring their firearms with them to places of worship as the fight to protect the Second Amendment across the nation continues. The governor signed House Bill 259 into law late last month, which allows licensed Floridians to carry at…

READ MORE

These Aren’t the Democrats of Old

These Aren’t the Democrats of Old by Victor Davis Hanson for Town Hall In the old days, Democrats had predictable agendas, supposedly focused on individual rights, the “little guy” and distrust of the military-industrial complex. The left, often on spec, blasted the wealthy, whether the “lucre” was self-made or inherited. The old-money rich were lampooned as idle drones. If the rich were self-made, they were deemed sellouts. A good example was ’70s pop icon Jackson Brown’s “The Pretender,” with lyrics that railed about a “happy idiot” and his “struggle for…

READ MORE