Brandon J. Weichert

About Brandon J. Weichert

Brandon J. Weichert is a geopolitical analyst who manages The Weichert Report. He is a contributing editor at American Greatness and a contributor at The American Spectator . His writings on national security have appeared in Real Clear Politics and he has been featured on the BBC and CBS News. Brandon is an associate producer for "America First with Sebastian Gorka" and is a former congressional staffer who is currently working on his doctorate in international relations.

The Left Uses Bomb Scare As Excuse to Silence the Right

The Secret Service on Wednesday reported their agents had intercepted several explosive devices en route to the homes of Bill and Hillary Clinton, as well as to former President Barack Obama and former First Lady Michelle Obama. Another package was discovered at CNN’s New York headquarters addressed to former CIA Director John Brennan

By | 2018-10-24T12:12:43+00:00 October 24th, 2018|

Pesky Russian Agent Threatens Russia with Nukes

The long-running narrative of “collusion” between Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign and Russian intelligence peddled by hack journalists and entitled former U.S. “intelligence” officials has been dealt another significant blow. Never mind the fact that absolutely no evidence linking Trump to a Russian influence operation in 2016 has been uncovered (despite nearly two

By | 2018-10-22T14:23:11+00:00 October 22nd, 2018|

The Trump-Kanye Meeting Was Weird—If You’re a Racist

The Democratic Party is a group of tricksters. Consider this: the party of Jim Crow managed to recast themselves as the paragon of racial equality during the tumultuous 1960s, while still supporting the economic programs that impoverished minorities. They then convinced a majority of African-Americans that Republicans were their true oppressors! It is

By | 2018-10-13T18:57:44+00:00 October 14th, 2018|

Replacing Nikki Haley: Why Not ‘Jarvanka’?

With the resignation of Nikki Haley as the Trump Administration’s ambassador to the United Nations, naturally talk has turned to who might replace her at Turtle Bay. According to news reports, the White House is discussing Goldman Sachs executive and former deputy national security advisor Dina Powell as a replacement. But a commentator

By | 2018-10-09T14:08:12+00:00 October 9th, 2018|

The Coming Red Tide

Republicans are slated to lose the midterms next month. History is against them. The “experts” don’t think the GOP has a snowball’s chance in Florida. Generic polling shows the Republicans facing a nearly hopeless situation in the House of Representatives, and there is even some question as to whether they can hold their

By | 2018-10-08T15:11:36+00:00 October 8th, 2018|

Trump Is a Patriot, Not a Nationalist-Populist

Ever since Donald Trump ascended to the presidency, confused members of the media have been trying to come to grips with their inability to understand him by dubbing him  a “populist,” a “nationalist,” or some combination of the two. This has triggered a debate throughout American society. People are conditioned to view these

By | 2018-10-05T00:27:43+00:00 October 5th, 2018|

Why We Should Never Forget Benghazi

On the night of September 11, 2012, elements of al Qaeda launched a well-coordinated attack on the poorly defended U.S. consulate in war-torn Benghazi, Libya. The attack was the culmination of the Obama Administration’s disastrous foreign policy for the region, which could best be described as democracy promotion through thoughtless regime change. Ambassador

By | 2018-09-10T22:25:14+00:00 September 11th, 2018|