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Frank V. Vernuccio, Jr., J.D.

America’s Increasing Risk

America’s Increasing Risk The vast spending proposed by the Biden Administration ignores crucial defense needs. As the recent shocking Chinese hypersonic missile test reveals, the United States no longer has a technological advantage over its key adversaries China and Russia. […]

by · November 24, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Frank V. Vernuccio, Jr., J.D.

NATO Meets to Discuss Challenges

NATO Meets to Discuss Challenges The global hope that Moscow would rejoin the family of nations following the collapse of the Soviet Union never materialized. Putin possesses the worlds’ most powerful nuclear arsenal thanks to an Obama-era treaty. It has […]

by · November 16, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Frank V. Vernuccio, Jr., J.D.

21st Century War

21st Century War   Bullets and bombs are still vital to winning wars, but just as airplanes and submarines revolutionized combat in the last century, artificial intelligence is doing the same in the 21st. Across the planet, from the Pentagon […]

by · October 27, 2021 · Bulletin Board

Marines Face Turning Point

Marines Face Turning Point The era of great power competition has returned. It comes at a difficult time for the U.S. American armed forces were barely recovering from the reduced funding of the Obama era. There was a brief respite […]

by · October 19, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Frank V. Vernuccio, Jr., J.D.

Taliban Could Get Pakistan’s Nukes

Taliban Could Get Pakistan’s Nukes   As bad as the disastrous withdrawal from Afghanistan has been, the worse may yet be ahead. There are significant elements within the Pakistan government and military that have extensive ties to the Taliban. It […]

by · October 12, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Frank V. Vernuccio, Jr., J.D.

A Vast and Growing Threat

A Vast and Growing Threat   The U.S. Department of Defense is now openly acknowledging what strategic observers have noted for some time: the threat from the collective and rapidly growing might of Russia and China is vast. During the […]

by · October 6, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Frank V. Vernuccio, Jr., J.D.

China Gains From U.S. Loss

The White House’s pullout from Afghanistan has assisted China,  at the expense of the U.S. and its allies. Washington’s ill-advised closing of Bagram Air Force Base led to the demoralization and collapse of the Afghanistan military and government. The U.S. […]

by · October 4, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Frank V. Vernuccio, Jr., J.D.

General Milley Accused of Serious Misdeed

General Milley Accused of Serious Misdeed Perhaps the most controversial issue related to the United States military in history has erupted. Reports indicate that the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Mark Milley intended to subvert the chain […]

by · September 17, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Frank V. Vernuccio, Jr., J.D.

Politicizing the Military

Politicizing the Military Democrats want the new National Defense Authorization Act being debated in Congress to demand that armed services personnel and recruits do not participate in “extremist activities.” Sounds logical, until you realize what the left defines as “extremist.” […]

by · September 9, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Frank V. Vernuccio, Jr., J.D.

China’s Influence on American Politics

China’s Influence on American Politics   The extraordinary influence China wields over American politicians is already dangerous, and growing more prevalent. It has been reported that Huawei has hired key Clinton aide Tony Podesta, currently a major Democrat lobbyist, for “consulting work.” […]

by · September 3, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Frank V. Vernuccio, Jr., J.D.

China’s Cyber War

China’s Cyber War The U.S., along with the European Union, the United Kingdom, and NATO have banded together to expose and condemn China’s malicious cyber activities. The information is not completely new. In 2020, CPO Magazine reported that Beijing’s  computer attack teams […]

by · August 27, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Frank V. Vernuccio, Jr., J.D.

China’s Growing Nuclear Threat

China’s Growing Nuclear Threat The Arms Control Association  reports that “the U.S. intelligence community describe[s] how China is pursuing ‘the most rapid expansion and platform diversification of its nuclear arsenal in its history’ and is intending to ‘at least double the size […]

by · August 26, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Frank V. Vernuccio, Jr., J.D.

Afghanistan’s Fall: The Wider Danger

Afghanistan’s Fall: The Wider Danger   More than just Afghanistan has been endangered by Biden’s feckless retreat. While America was planning to withdraw soon from Afghanistan, it could have been done, as the Trump Administration had proposed, in an orderly […]

by · August 17, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Frank V. Vernuccio, Jr., J.D.

The Dangers the Media Ignores

The Dangers the Media Ignores   It is increasingly clear that the United States faces unprecedented threats from abroad. It is also evident that the threats are becoming coordinated. In April, Russia’s Deputy Foreign Minister Ryabkov warned President Joe Biden against assisting […]

by · August 11, 2021 · Bulletin Board
Frank V. Vernuccio, Jr., J.D.

U.S. Faces Massive New Threats

U.S. Faces Massive New Threats   Two vital studies, one to update America’s National Defense Strategy and the other to review the nation’s nuclear defenses, will soon be completed. The two analyses come at a time when the U.S. faces […]

by · July 27, 2021 · Bulletin Board