U.S. Flexing Military Muscles for Russia

As we seem to be edging ever closer to some kind of conflict in Eastern Europe, both sides continue to poster and make “shows of strength.” Both Russia and NATO bluster and maneuver. These military displays are meant to be seen as and relay a message. The message that they both are capable and mean business. This continued today. AP reports   A U.S. army infantry convoy is driving through eastern Europe seeking to provide reassurance to a region concerned that the conflict between Russian-backed Read more […]

U.S. Flexes Muscles at Russian Border, a Move Unneeded in the Past

As one who grew up in the 80’s, it seems strange that we have to talk about America flexing her muscles. I never thought that there would come a time, in which the U.S. would have to give a show of force. Even in the Cold War, the mighty Soviet Army would not have dreamed of threatening an American ally. But this is the new America. Vox.com reports: On Wednesday, the US Army did something that seemed, and maybe was, dangerously provocative: it paraded soldiers and armored vehicles from the Read more […]