Peter Gemma's Blog

Peter Gemma's Blog

Putin’s Claim on Crimea: Spurious or Legit?

Putin’s Claim on Crimea: Spurious or Legit?

Russia, America's primary geopolitical foe, is looking to reclaim Crimea. Does Russia's claim to the peninsula nation have merit?

Tariffs: Are They Really That Bad?

Tariffs: Are They Really That Bad?

Fears that selective use of tariffs will start a trade war seem overblown and belie the historical evidence. 

Is it Time to Throw Out Both Democrats and Republicans?

Is it Time to Throw Out Both Democrats and Republicans?

“There is nothing which I dread so much as a division of the republic into two great parties, each arranged under its leader," John Adams once said.