Post Putin

May 1, 2019 Herman Pirchner, Jr., Amanda Azinheira

Now in apparent robust health, Russian President Vladimir Putin (age 66) could remain in power for another decade or even longer.

‘Putin’s brain’ an echo of absolute tyrants

March 8, 2019 Herman Pirchner, Jr. The Hill

These days, the progressive Left’s ubiquitous use of the words “fascist” and “imperialist” to describe a multitude of political enemies threatens to render those words meaningless. Yet, for those who retain a fondness for the traditional interpretations of the words, a new exemplar has appeared... 

NATO Next Steps: Upgrade The Role Of Finance Ministers

December 26, 2017 Herman Pirchner, Jr., James Carafano The National Interest

Next year's NATO summit, slated to take place July 11-12 in Brussels, will clarify just how serious the member states are about recommitting to collective defense. The assembled heads of state will also be in a position to assess how effectively and swiftly the alliance and its individual members are implementing key decisions taken last year at the 2016 Warsaw summit and the Brussels "mini-summit."