In three months, the U.S. economy has gone from being the most prosperous in history into a deepening New Great Depression from which there may be no quick recovery. More than 39 million Americans are unemployed, some 15 percent of the workforce, eclipsing the worst of the 1930s Great Depression.
Sometimes events provide clarifying moments. The European Union’s response to the prospect of Israel’s annexation of parts of the Jordan Valley, in which several almost entirely Jewish settlement blocs are located, is such a moment. By dressing up cynical political calculations as “the rule of law,” Europe in fact risks undermining Jewish rights and violating the very body of international law EU leaders claim to defend.
With Mark Hyman, Claudia Rosett, Kevin Freeman and Fred Fleitz
Thank heavens, President Trump recently blocked the investment of retirement savings of U.S. military personnel and other federal employees in Chinese Communist Party companies.
During this week’s Center for Security Policy national security webinar, national security expert Claudia Rosett discussed with Center for Security Policy President Fred Fleitz the state of play on U.S.-North Korea relations, the status of Kim Jong Un and next steps for President Trump’s North Korea policy.