Politics & Economics

Politics & Economics

Rod on the Events and Trends Shaping Our Future

Trump Again Proves He’s the Democrats’ Nightmare

by Roger Simon July 28, 2018 “The United States and the European Union together count for more than 830 million citizens and more than 50 percent of the global GDP. In other words, together, we’re more than 50 percent of trade. If we team up, we can make our planet a...

How Far Will Democrats Go?

by Victor Davis Hanson July 24, 2018 There was no honeymoon for the unlikely winner of the 2016 election. Progressives have in succession tried to sue to overturn Trump’s victory using several different approaches. First on the bogus claim of fraudulent voting...

The Moon Landing and Our Lost Half-Century

by Newt Gingrich July 21, 2018 Forty-nine years ago, today, we had every reason to believe that Neil Armstrong’s “small step for [a] man,” was in fact the first part of a “giant leap for mankind.” At the time, it was reasonable to expect that our space program would...

The Democratic Senate Immigration Disaster

by Newt Gingrich July 20, 2018 Republicans have the chance to secure a significant victory in the U.S. Senate this fall – largely because the Democrats’ radical immigration positions could lead to their catastrophic downfall. As more and more Democrats throw their...

Mueller’s Coup Has Failed

by Jack Kelly July 19, 2018 Americans got their first good look last week at Peter Strzok, the FBI agent at the center of the cover up of Hillary’s email scandal and the plot to frame President Trump. This, above and below, is who they saw during the joint hearing of...

Trump’s Russia Summit Success: A Contrarian View

by Joel Pollack July 18, 2018 President Donald Trump scored a diplomatic win on Monday (7/16) at his summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, Finland. The media, the Democrats, and the Never Trump contingent declared immediately that Trump had failed....

Space News Roundup – July 16, 2018

At RodMartin.org: SpaceX is closing the gap on America’s lost dominance in space; plus: Blue Origin targets Moon landing, settlement by 2023; 8 ways commercial space travel will change things; Air Force counting on the Falcon Heavy; DARPA spaceplane engine tests; millions of people in space by mid-century?; and more.

The Shocking Sexism of Socialism

Communist factories failed to manufacture even the most basic items for women.   by Chelsea Follett July 14, 2018 The 100th anniversary of the Russian Revolution has brought with it much whitewashing of history. Perhaps the most absurd example of this whitewashing is...

Growing Resistance to China’s Perfidy

by Dr. Willy Lo-Lap Lam July 13, 2018 The hard edges of China’s global soft power projection have been put under the microscope in a June 19 White House document entitled How China’s Economic Aggression Threatens the Technologies and Intellectual Property of the...

Nicaragua’s Implosion

by Allison Fedirka July 9, 2018 The United States’ current policy toward Central America is pretty simple: increase border security to stem uncontrolled migration flows and offload as much responsibility as it can to Mexico. It offers some Central American countries...


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Rod D. Martin is a technology entrepreneur, venture capitalist, hedge fund manager, author and conservative activist from Destin, Florida.


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