Please help me welcome our newest writer, and Army veteran Jeff Danovich.

Jeff currently resides in the Baltimore/Washington Area with his wife and children.  Jeff recently finished up at The George Washington University, where he studied both Political Science and International Affairs. Also an Army veteran, Jeff has served in Northern Iraq with the 416th Civil Affairs Battalion (Airborne) in 2003 and 2004.

Welcome aboard Jeff. -Brandon Webb, Editor

Newly elected Iranian President Hassan Rouhani seemed to display a softer side when he came to New York City this week for the United Nations General Assembly. His words and deeds seem to indicate that Iran is ready to come to the bargaining table and and discuss their nuclear ambitions. Does this indicate a shift in Iranian policy or is this just a ruse to help lift sanctions that are crippling Iran’s economy?