Peter Gemma

Peter Gemma


Peter B. Gemma is a widely published freelance writer. Peter has been published in a variety of venues including: USA Today (where more than 100 of his commentaries have appeared); The Daily Caller; American Thinker; Op/Ed News; Military History; The Washington Examiner; The Economic Populist; Ron Paul’s Campaign For Liberty; Chronicles; and Human Events. He is a recipient of the George Washington Honors Medal from Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge (founded in 1949 by Dwight Eisenhower).

Recent blog posts by this author

Putin’s Claim on Crimea: Spurious or Legit?

In an interview with ABC News last July, then-candidate Donald Trump said: “You know the people of Crimea, from what I’ve heard, would rather be with Russia than where they were.”  Sounds about right: the ethnic split in Crimea is more than 65...

Tariffs: Are They Really That Bad?

The Founding Fathers gave Congress the power to “regulate commerce with foreign nations” in Article I, Section 8 of the Constitution.  The Framers encouraged sanctions, duties, and fees as revenue-raising measures.  Thomas Jefferson argued...

Is it Time to Throw Out Both Democrats and Republicans?

In an election year where a polling firm matched “a giant meteor hitting the earth” against Clinton and Trump – and the asteroid nabbed 13 percent of the vote – it’s time to look for alternatives to the establishment’s political duopoly. And that...