Are We Prepared If Russia Retaliates?

December 18, 2014

Let’s start with some facts: Sony pictures was hacked by the North Koreans (the government or at least supporters). They didn’t like a movie about to be released so they targeted Sony and released all sorts of embarrassing things. Then, the hackers warned that if the movie showed in theaters, that people would pay a […]

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Mixed Emotions: Oil’s Price Collapse is Good…and Bad

December 16, 2014

Chart Source:  Business Insider: http://www.businessinsider.com/oil-price-charts-2014-12 A comedian once said that the concept of mixed emotions was best defined as “watching your ex-spouse’s attorney drive over a cliff in your new Mercedes.” That’s just a joke and about an unhappy tragedy. But the current plight of the oil market is real and it SHOULD stir mixed emotions for most […]

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Mark Cuban is Right about Alibaba

December 9, 2014

We warned about Alibaba and the risks of allowing an IPO of that magnitude from a communist country. Here is what Mark said today on CNBC: http://www.nbcnews.com/watch/cnbc/cuban-alibaba Here is what we shared on Fox Business: Kevin Freeman on Fox Business – Alibaba IPO Watch the latest video at video.foxbusiness.com And at the Press Club: http://www.centerforsecuritypolicy.org/2014/07/17/alibaba And in this […]

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Economic War Goes Mainstream–Oil’s Price Drop is Seen as Proof

December 7, 2014

Recently, the topic of economic warfare has emerged from the shadows of think tanks and intelligence agencies. It is now openly discussed in the oilfields of Texas and the Kremlin among other places. The reason? The sudden plunge in crude oil prices. Consider this from CNBC: What the US should do to fight this ‘oil […]

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It’s Official, IMF Says America is Now #2

December 4, 2014

The lead headline on DrudgeReport this afternoon came from MarketWatch. Here are some highlights from the article: It’s official: America is now No. 2 By Brett Arends Published: Dec 4, 2014 11:18 a.m. ET Chinese economy overtakes the U.S.’s to become the largest Hang on to your hats, America. And throw away that big, fat styrofoam […]

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Important Progress in Protecting the Grid!

December 2, 2014

  In this blog and in our book Game Plan, we have made a strong point that the Electric Grid must be protected from EMP, cyber attacks, physical attacks, or natural disaster.  I’ve worked with Frank Gaffney and others from the Secure the Grid coalition and served on their team of experts to address this serious […]

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Financial Terror Threat is Focused on London and New York

November 24, 2014

Under the revelation from Admiral Rogers that more than one nation state (presumably China, Russia, Iran, and maybe North Korea) could wipe out our power grid (really a matter of “when,” not “if”), many missed the other warnings recently issued. These warnings came from London and also New York that ISIS has planned attacks on […]

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Not IF, But WHEN!

November 20, 2014

An underreported story of extraordinary significance was released today. It should have been the lead story everywhere. But the headline and message were astounding to those who saw it and were previously unaware that we are in a modern global economic war: NSA Director: China can damage US power grid Published November 20, 2014 WASHINGTON – […]

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Still Think It’s Not a War?

November 7, 2014

Many people seem to be ignoring global realities. Of course, these are the same people who denied that there was any threat from crazed Islamic radicals, at least until ISIS/IS/ISIL proved them wrong. They have attempted to ignore the Russian and Chinese threats, which is increasingly hard to do with the Ukraine and all that […]

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The Dollar is King! But for how long and at what price?

November 4, 2014

Oil is down and the dollar is up. There are already predictions of a great new global restructuring. This is good news for many. It undermines Putin and Iran. It keeps more money in the pockets of American consumers. It keeps Federal borrowing costs low. There are many things to like about current trends. And, […]

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