03/30/2021 News & Commentary – Korea

03/30/2021 News & Commentary – Korea News & commentary by Dave Maxwell. Edited and published by Daniel Riggs. 1. Vice-Director of Information and Publicity Department of WPK Central Committee Kim Yo Jong Releases Statement 2. N.K. leader’s sister slams Moon as ‘parrot’ repeating Washington’s ‘gangster-like logic’ 3. Cheong Wa Dae calls N. Korea’s criticism of President Moon ‘regrettable’ 4. Law […]

03/26/2021 News & Commentary – National Security

03/26/2021 News & Commentary – National Security News & commentary by Dave Maxwell. Edited and published by Riley Murray.   1. Top general: Afghan forces need US troops to fight Taliban 2. FDD | Iran must come clean on its nuclear deception 3. United States Seizes Websites Used by Foreign Terrorist Organization 4. Opinion | Biden faces the world’s most […]

03/08/2021 News & Commentary – National Security

03/08/2021 News & Commentary – National Security News & commentary by Dave Maxwell. Edited and published by Daniel Riggs. 1. U.S. proposes interim power-sharing government with Taliban in Afghanistan 2. Retying the Gordian Knot: US Special Operations Command as a service 3. Biden Endorses Female Generals Whose Promotions Were Delayed Over Fears of Trump’s Reaction 4. Support for QAnon Is […]

02/24/2021 News & Commentary – National Security

02/24/2021 News & Commentary – National Security News & commentary by Dave Maxwell. Edited and published by Daniel Riggs. 1. Lack of Pentagon nominees could be harbinger of slow process 2. This video of 10th Mountain soldiers shows exactly what not to do when clearing a room 3. From Citizen Soldier to Secular Saint: The Societal Implications of Military […]

02/23/2021 News & Commentary – National Security

02/23/2021 News & Commentary – National Security News & commentary by Dave Maxwell. Edited and published by Daniel Riggs. 1.  How China’s Digital Silk Road Is Leading Countries Away from the United States 2.  Who Should Lead Paramilitary Operations? – Picking the Right Fight 3. U.S. Special Operations Forces (SOF): Background and Issues for Congress Updated February 22, 2021 […]

02/13/2021 News & Commentary – National Security

02/13/2021 News & Commentary – National Security News and Commentary by Dave Maxwell. Edited and Published by Riley Murray.   1. Retired Marine general, trailblazing Navy admiral among new picks who will scrutinize bases with Confederate names 2. Violent propaganda an ‘enormous challenge’ for security agencies amid rising rightwing threat – report 3. Philippines’ Duterte Expects US to […]

2/5/2021 News & Commentary – National Security

2/5/2021 News & Commentary – National Security News & commentary by Dave Maxwell. Edited and published by Duncan Moore. 1. Statement by Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III on the initiation of a global force posture review 2. UK regulator revokes Chinese TV license, Beijing complains about BBC ‘fake news’ 3. Three Chinese spies posing […]

2/2/2021 News & Commentary – National Security

2/2/2021 News & Commentary – National Security News & commentary by Dave Maxwell. Edited and published by Duncan Moore. 1. To compete with China and Russia, the U.S. military must redefine ‘readiness’ 2.  Why Operation Warp Speed worked 3. Great responsibility demands a great navy 4. Cyber espionage is not cyber attack 5. How to root […]

01/28/2021 News & Commentary – National Security

01/28/2021 News & Commentary – National Security News & commentary by Dave Maxwell. Edited and published by Daniel Riggs. 1. Chinese bots had key role in debunked ballot video shared by Eric Trump 2. Homeland security bulletin warns Americans about violence by grievance-fueled domestic extremists 3. Op-Ed: Are there pieces of Trump’s foreign policy worth keeping? 4. Is America prepared […]

1/26/2021 News & Commentary – National Security

1/26/2021 News & Commentary – National Security News & commentary by Dave Maxwell. Edited and published by Duncan Moore. 1. New campaign targeting security researchers 2. Unspecified ‘events’ keeping Guard in DC as agencies dodge threat questions 3. Biden set his sights on China 4. Biden’s opening salvo on Beijing 5. A fake story about the […]

1/22/2021 News & Commentary – National Security

1/22/2021 News & Commentary – National Security News & commentary by Dave Maxwell. Edited and published by Duncan Moore. 1. National Guard allowed back into Capitol complex after lawmakers erupt at banishment to parking garage 2. Austin to scrub US Pacific posture; more bases, troops likely 3. Biden should focus Defense Production Act on fixing the […]

1/18/2021 News & Commentary – National Security

1/18/2021 News & Commentary – National Security News & commentary by Dave Maxwell. Edited and published by Duncan Moore. 1. Among the insurrectionists 2. 41 minutes of fear: a video timeline from inside the Capitol siege 3. Misinformation dropped dramatically the week after Twitter banned Trump 4. FBI vetting Guard troops in DC amid fears of […]

1/11/2021 News & Commentary – National Security

1/11/2021 News & Commentary – National Security News & commentary by Dave Maxwell. Edited and published by Duncan Moore. 1. Biden chooses veteran diplomat Burns as CIA director 2. ‘Political moat’: China locks down 11 million to insulate Beijing from new COVID outbreak 3. Outgoing Capitol Police chief: House, Senate security officials hamstrung efforts to call […]

8/9/2020 News & Commentary – National Security

8/9/2020 News & Commentary – National Security News & commentary by Dave Maxwell. Edited and published by Duncan Moore. 1. Why Trump’s troop withdrawal from Germany is only the beginning 2. Abolish the police? Those who survived the chaos in Seattle aren’t so sure 3. Brent Scowcroft taught a generation how to manage foreign policy 4. […]

8/2/2020 News & Commentary – National Security

8/2/2020 News & Commentary – National Security News & commentary by Dave Maxwell. Edited and published by Duncan Moore. 1. The four horsemen of the Apocalypse: populism, nativism, isolationism, and protectionism 2. DHS official whose office compiled ‘intelligence reports’ on journalists and protesters has been removed from his job 3. Pakistani separatist groups unite to target […]

7/01/2020 News & Commentary – National Security

7/01/2020 News & Commentary – National Security News & commentary by Dave Maxwell. Edited and published by Duncan Moore. 1. US using Taiwan as ‘last card’ may only speed up reunification 2. One China, two Trump China policies: ‘peaceful coexistence’ v. existential threat 3. Coronavirus: US senators seek review of drug supply chain, citing over-reliance on […]

6/30/2020 News & Commentary – National Security

6/30/2020 News & Commentary – National Security News & commentary by Dave Maxwell. Edited and published by Duncan Moore. 1. CDC says U.S. has ‘way too much virus’ to control pandemic as cases surge across country 2. “Demographic genocide”: China engaged in campaign of forced birth control against Uighurs 3. SECSTATE: on China’s coercive family planning […]

6/29/2020 News & Commentary – National Security

6/29/2020 News & Commentary – National Security News & commentary by Dave Maxwell. Edited and published by Daniel Riggs. 1. The Retrenchment Syndrome: A Response to “Come Home, America?” by H.R. McMaster 2. The Military We Have Vs. The Military We Need 3. Spies and Commandos Warned Months Ago of Russian Bounties on U.S. Troops 4. China’s Sovereignty Obsession – […]

06/22/2020 News & Commentary – National Security

06/22/2020 News & Commentary – National Security News & commentary by Dave Maxwell. Edited and published by Daniel Riggs. 1. Why the U.S. Is Moving Troops Out of Germany 2. The Challenges of Effective Counterterrorism Intelligence in the 2020s 3. A War of Meaningless Words 4.  “Beyond the Beltway” – What’s the Civil-Military Crisis? 5. Opinion | Hegemony of china threatens […]

6/13/2020 News & Commentary – National Security

6/13/2020 News & Commentary – National Security News & commentary by Dave Maxwell. Edited and published by Duncan Moore. 1. Coronavirus 2nd wave? Nope, the U.S. is still stuck in the 1st one 2. Chinese military officer arrested after trying to leave US 3. A brief history of Antifa: part I 4. Military spy agencies did […]

06/03/2020 News & Commentary – National Security

06/03/2020 News & Commentary – National Security News & commentary by Dave Maxwell. Edited and published by Ahyoung Shin. 1. Mobilizing the military for domestic operations: some legal considerations 2. Seeking information on individuals inciting violence during First Amendment-protected peaceful demonstrations 3. Defense officials backtrack on Trump’s claim that Gen. Milley is ‘in charge’ of military response to violent […]

Dove Cameron – Slow Burn Lyrics

Play this song [Verse 1] Born in a hurry, always late Haven’t been early since ’88 Texas is hot, I can be cold Grandma cried when I pierced my nose Good in a glass, good on green Good when you’re putting your hands all over me [Chorus] I’m alright with a slow burn Taking my time, let the world […]

Future – Promise U That Lyrics

[Intro: Future & Lil Juice] It ain’t no talk on this You a bad lil’ bitch, don’t worry, ah Yeah-yeah-yeah, yeah-yeah-yeah (Tay Keith, fuck these niggas up) Yeah [Pre-Chorus: Future] Cartier diamonds, my mascot Tell your main nigga he your ex now Finna push up, bring your ass out Where you come from? Where you […]

PARTYNEXTDOOR – Never Played Me lyrics

[Intro] PARTYNEXTDOOR [Chorus] Woah, you seem to amaze me Woah, you seem to amaze me You never ever tried to play me You amazed me, you amazed me You amazed me, you amazed me You amazed me, you amazed me You amazed me, you amazed me You amazed me, never played me [Verse 1] Let […]

Kacey Musgraves – Slow Burn lyrics

[Verse 1] Born in a hurry, always late Haven’t been early since ’88 Texas is hot, I can be cold Grandma cried when I pierced my nose Good in a glass, good on green Good when you’re putting your hands all over me [Chorus] I’m alright with a slow burn Taking my time, let the […]

A$AP Ferg & DJ Premier – Our Streets (On TRL) (Live)

[Chorus: DJ Premier & A$AP Ferg] Ferg, Ferg Check it, check it, check it Pull up, pull up, pull up Yo what up, neph’, neph’? (See this is Harlem, these our streets) Turn the music back up A$AP (Honorable C.N.O.T.E.) Let’s go [Verse 1: A$AP Ferg] I got with Preemo, I’m just pressin’ the cheat […]

DJ Premier – Our Streets (feat. A$AP Ferg)

[Chorus: DJ Premier & A$AP Ferg] Ferg, Ferg Check it, check it, check it Pull up, pull up, pull up Yo what up, neph’, neph’? (See this is Harlem, these our streets) Turn the music back up A$AP Let’s go [Verse 1: A$AP Ferg] I got with Primo, I’m just pressin’ the cheat code We […]