I have heard a number of my colleagues at the University of Kansas voice their dissatisfaction with the defense budget and the armed forces. They tend to believe the nation spends too much on defense, and that the armed forces are involved in foreign lands doing things they should not be doing.
Trump’s triumph in Singapore was a success for humanity because it precluded war and bought time for the world to accept a nuclear-armed North Korea. While it was not the success that he believes, the denuclearization of the Korean peninsula, it was a success. Let me state clearly: