Show – April 16, 2014

Show – April 16th, 2014

Segment 1

Foreign Policy. Situation Russia. Ambassador John Price

Ambassador John  Price served as U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Mauritius, Republic of Seychelles, and Union of the Comoros from 2002 – 2005. He  currently serves as a Resident Scholar at the University of Utah’s Hinckley Institute of Politics. He is the author of the book “When the White House Calls”, and regularly writes commentaries on Africa and the Middle East.  He speaks to RAradio and discusses the latest developments in Russia-Ukraine-Crimea region and the repercussions for the US and the world.  Describing Putin as a  “Stalin protege…” (KGB) Ambassador Price comments on Putin’s support of Syrian dictator, Bashar Al Assad, and the problems that Russia has with the extremists and jihadists, in Chechnya.  For the Ambassador, “we need Putin’s cooperation in solving the Syria crisis, Iran…”

 

Segment 2

Foreign Policy. Dilemma of Iran. Ambassador John Price

The Ambassador explains why the most important issue right now is the “control of Iran’s nuclear program and Syria’s stockpile of WMD…” and Mr. Putin is the “key” to both issues.  For the Ambassador, “Germany must take the lead,” (noting that Chancellor Merkel speaks fluent Russian and Putin speaks German…)  tackling “global security concerns…” And notes that  “without European support, any US sanctions will have little effect on Putin’s ambitions in Ukraine…”

 

Segment 3

 

The Immigration Problem. Doing it Right. George Landrith

George Landrith has served as the President of Frontiers of Freedom since 1998. He is a graduate of the University of Virginia School of Law, where he was Business Editor of the Virginia Journal of Law and Politics. He had a successful law practice in business and litigation. In 1994 and 1996, Mr. Landrith was a candidate for the U.S. House of Representatives from Virginia’s Fifth Congressional District. Mr. Landrith is an adjunct professor at the George Mason School of Law.

Dr. Landrith explains how to  properly and (astutely) deal with the immigration problem… As an example, he points to the visa program such as  “US-VISIT,”which has  been in place for several years and is supposed to do two things:  gather biometric information on every foreigner entering the country so they can be  tracked  when entering and exiting the country.  Forty, (40%) of illegal immigrants in the United States are foreigners that have overstayed their visas. If the government had the ability to track people who have overstayed their visa, American could significantly reduce the number of illegal immigrants in the US….”

 

Segment 4

The Immigration Problem. Doing it Right. George Landrith

Dr. George Landrith concludes the interview on Immigration by stressing the priorities: enforcing the existing laws.

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