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Don’t Be Alarmed But China Could Be Building A Military Base In Pakistan

Don’t Be Alarmed But China Could Be Building A Military Base In Pakistan

  By LAWRENCE SELLIN, Retired Colonel, U.S. Army Reserve | 3:30 PM 01/01/2018   In a mid-December op-ed at The Daily Caller, I questioned what appeared to be signs of Chinese militarization of Pakistan, in particular, and in the Indian Ocean, in general. . In the last few months, there have been persistent reports of […]

If you want to fight a Taliban insurgency, fight like an insurgent

If you want to fight a Taliban insurgency, fight like an insurgent

by LAWRENCE SELLIN, PHD, May 13, 2017 According to a senior White House official, President Donald Trump is deciding between two U.S. strategies in Afghanistan, one “more kinetic” and the other “less kinetic.” The more kinetic plan envisions an increase of at least 3,000 U.S. troops to the existing levels of about 8,400, a matching […]

Repeal and replace universities

Repeal and replace universities

by LAWRENCE SELLIN, PHD, April 29, 2017 The political left has made a complete pig’s breakfast of our educational system. Safe Snowflake Schools for Socialism. Political intolerance is now the official policy at colleges and universities across the United States with violence or the threat thereof as the means of enforcing extreme leftist orthodoxy. In February, […]

Why repeal and replace ObamaCare has always been a scam

Why repeal and replace ObamaCare has always been a scam

  by Lawrence Sellin, PhD, March 26, 2017 During every election cycle, to maintain the illusion of representative government, Republicans tell voters exactly what they want to hear. After the election, successful Republicans candidates either simply ignore their campaign promises or offer legislation that provides the appearance rather than the substance of fulfilling those promises, usually in […]

Non-starter doesn’t start: David French’s 15-minutes of fame

Non-starter doesn’t start: David French’s 15-minutes of fame

  by Lawrence Sellin, PhD, May 14, 2016 . This article is not meant to, or intended to be interpreted as a political endorsement, or lack thereof, of any political candidate. Family Security Matters takes no political point of view whatsoever. Writing in the National Review, David French, Bill Kristol’s most recent nominee, withdrew as a potential […]

Petraeus’ profoundly silly Islamophobia article

Petraeus’ profoundly silly Islamophobia article

by Lawrence Sellin, PhD May 14, 2016 Retired U.S. Army general and former CIA director David Petraeus wrote an article entitled “David Petraeus: Anti-Muslim bigotry aids Islamist terrorists.” Thank you, sir, for the clarification. Up until now, I had believed Barack Obama; that Islamic terrorism was caused by climate change. Petraeus’ premise is that “inflammatory political discourse…against Muslims […]

Benghazi attack meant to “take out” US control of arms shipments?

Benghazi attack meant to “take out” US control of arms shipments?

by LAWRENCE SELLIN, PHD October 25, 2015       A recently-released and heavily redacted copy of a Sept. 12, 2012, Defense Intelligence Agency memo to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta, the White House National Security Council and the Joint Chiefs of Staff said “the attack was planned 10 or […]

Obama, Putin & Syria: A Bullet Point Update

Obama, Putin & Syria: A Bullet Point Update