Robert Spalding retired from the United States Air Force as a brigadier general after 25 years of service. He is a former China strategist for the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff at the Pentagon, as well as senior defence official and Defence attaché to China. He earned his doctorate in economics and mathematics from the University of Missouri, and is fluent in Mandarin. He has also flown stealth bombers. [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]
A Nationals bill to lift the ban on nuclear power stations may have strong Coalition backbench support, but there are many technical and political obstacles. Bridget McKenzie, Matt Canavan and three other Nationals plan legislation for a $1 billion arm to the Clean Energy Finance Corporation for investment in nuclear power, high-energy, low-emissions (HELE) coal-fired power generation and carbon-capture and storage technology.
Indicative of the need to build Australia’s industrial base, the Therapeutic Drug Administration (TDA) says the nation is short 432 pharmaceutical drugs, with 42 critically short.
Donald Trump’s 2016 election, his presidency and then loss at the recent election have exposed the deep divisions in American society, prompting many to ask: what has to be done to restore American, and, for that matter, Western civilisation? Listen to this editorial: As The Times of London (January 17, 2021) observed, Trump was…