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John Ubaldi

John Ubaldi is president and founder of Ubaldi Reports, which provides credible, political content, addressing domestic and global issues. John is a 30-year retired veteran of the United States Marine Corps with three combat tours in Iraq and Afghanistan. During his time in the Marine Corps, John became a foremost authority on civil affairs as it relates to counterinsurgency and irregular warfare, and he is an author in various military journals. John authored the book The New Business Brigade: Veterans Dynamic Impact on U.S. Business currently available on Amazon. His knowledge of Middle Eastern culture and national security policy has afforded him the opportunity to speak on many national and local news programs such as the syndicated national news program “Washington Journal” and other radio and television programs.

NATO in the 21st Century and the Challenges of Moving Forward

President Trump’s statements about NATO member nations not fulfilling their defense obligation and expecting the U.S. to shoulder most of the financial burden has placed the alliance’s unity into question.

2020 Election: Pete Buttigieg's National Security Vision

Pete Buttigieg recently criticized the foreign policy of previous Democratic and Republican administrations as being incoherent and obsolete.

2020 Election: Warren's National Security Vision

Continuing John Ubaldi’s look at the major 2020 Democratic candidates, we turn to one of the frontrunners, Elizabeth Warren.

2020 Presidential Contenders' Foreign Policy: Joe Biden

2020 Election: We will look at the credentials and polices of all those aspiring to be president – beginning with former Vice President Joe Biden.

New Tariffs Further Roil Trade War between China and US

China: There is an escalating trade war that has the potential to harm American consumers financially and upend financial markets worldwide.

Taking on the Challenge of Curbing Skyrocketing Student Loan Debt

One of the most challenging issues facing America is how to deal with the mounting student loan debt crisis that now totals $1.6 trillion and growing.

Upcoming G-20 Summit Will Feature Trump-Xi Trade Talks

The G-20 summit in Japan will open with an important meeting between the presidents of the United States and China.

Do We Need a Cabinet-Level Department of Cybersecurity?

Department of Cybersecurity: With evidence of Russia's interference in the US Election and hacking from other nations, is a cabinet-level department likely?

Growing US Opioid Crisis Could Become a Big Threat to National Security

The opioid crisis in the U.S. has the potential to become a national security threat beyond anything America has experienced from a foreign power.

The Continuing Threat from Lone-Wolf Terrorists in America

Traditional methods of using undercover sources and intercepting communications are largely ineffective against lone-wolf terrorists.