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  • The interest of the nation is paramount

    I have a letter in response to my Sabah article. “Hi Mr. Bobit, this is my feedback regarding your column in the Philippine STAR titled “We have a claim over Sabah.” by Bobit S. Avila

    philstar.com
  • Trump undercuts the national interest by mollycoddling Kim

    My colleague Tom Rogan superbly handles the disaster, in direct practical terms, that is Donald Trump’s decision today to reverse new sanctions that were about to be implemented against North Korea’s murderously unhinged regime. What remains to be said, yet again, is that this president’s adolescent admiration for “strong men,” including authoritarians and totalitarians, along with his purely-personally transactional approach to foreign affairs, creates a truly dangerous disregard for, indeed...

    Washington Examiner
  • Netanyahu is right: Israel is a nation with no interest in equality

    As a Palestinian citizen of Israel, I am subject to insidious discrimination that is enshrined by law – and no major party sees it as an issue As a Palestinian citizen of Israel, it is a strange experience to watch your humanity become a subject of national debate between a prime minister and a model. Responding to criticism by the well-known Israeli actor Rotem Sela this week, Benjamin Netanyahu took it upon himself to declare, via Instagram: “Israel is not a state of all its citizens....

    the Guardian