Tag Archives: Mali

What’s Love of country got to do with it?

Let’s take a look at taxation in Switzerland, shall we? Taxes in Switzerland are levied by the Swiss Confederation, the cantons and the municipalities. Switzerland is sometimes considered a tax haven due to its general low rate of taxation, its political stability as well as the various tax exemptions or reductions available to Swiss companies doing business abroad, or foreign ...

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Uplifting Mali Update

The French, who have been fighting wayward Libyan rebels for some days now in Mali have requested assistance from the U.S. with air-refueling and C-17 airlifts. Incredibly, the Obama administration is demanding payment. Until a few days ago, the Obama Administration was insisting that France reimburse us for all airlift and tanker missions flown in support of air ops over ...

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Silent America and its President

I’m not one that can stomach much more of this speechifying, but remember this? Al Qaeda is on the run… right, right, right… (0:23) During the third and final presidential debate, which focused on foreign policy, Romney slipped in an aside about Mali that attracted some derision on Twitter at the time, but now looks wise in retrospect. With the ...

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The Teri O'Brien Show

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