Mike Ford is a retired Infantry Officer who writes mainly on Military and Foreign Policy, while occasionally dabbling in Political and Economic matters. Ford has widespread experience, ranging from military, local law enforcement and developing technology solutions for special operations applications.
[ Newest ]AFNN Weekly Editorial, The Path Forward, by Mike Ford
Mike Ford 10/4/2021 6:04 AM
Over the past week, one of our writers, retired Army Brigadier General Jeff Marshall has been producing a multi-part series on the migration of governing power from the states severally, to a 10 miles square, federal enclave along the Potomac River. BG Marshall has focused his series on certain what he calls, “inflection points” in American history. These are significant instances in our national story where the migration of power and authority moved in leaps toward Washington, as opposed to gradually.
AFNN Weekly Editorial
Mike Ford 9/27/2021 2:00 AM
Dan Bongino, Image: Gage Skidmore on Wikipedia
The midterms are rapidly approaching and there is a modest glimmer of hope in the air for the conservative elements of the Republican party.
Mike Ford 9/22/2021 7:04 AM
What some people refer to as “Settled Law,” or “Case Law,” just isn’t. It’s neither “settled,” nor is it “law.”
A Pivot To India?
Mike Ford 9/7/2021 7:01 AM
Pakistani Inter-Service Intelligence Agency logo, Image: Wikipedia
News reports, yet to be confirmed by our legacy media, have indicated that Pakistan may be providing close air support and special forces troops to aid the Taliban regime in conquering the rebel forces now holed up in the Panjshir valley.
The Measure of a Mother’s Pain
Mike Ford 8/29/2021 9:03 AM
Mother With Dead Soldier-Son
How do you measure the pain felt by the mother of a fallen Marine?
They’d Have To Get Past Us
Mike Ford 8/24/2021 2:01 PM
US Navy Commercial: The Shield
Young men and women join the military to make a difference, “to be a hero.” The Biden directed withdrawal from Afghanistan isn’t a heroic event.
AFNN Weekly Editorial
Mike Ford 8/23/2021 6:03 AM
It’s time to have some frank and possibly not quite civil conversations with friends and relatives who voted for Joe Biden.
Will We Govern?
Mike Ford 8/21/2021 1:02 PM
Newt Gingrich, Image: speaker.gov
House Speaker Newt Gingrich knew how to bring Bill Clinton to heel. If Republicans do retake Congress, can they do the same with Joe Biden?
April 1975 and August 2021
Mike Ford 8/19/2021 11:04 AM
L-Saigon 1975; R-Kabul 2021
Thousands of lives, trillions of dollars and 46 years later, we still haven't learned.
Time to Use Alinsky's Methods on the Left
Mike Ford 8/12/2021 6:01 AM
David Webb, Image: Facebook
Time to treat the leftists and their faux outrage about January 6th protests with the scorn they both deserve.
Are The MAGA Church Members God’s Warriors?
AOC reveals the anti-Semitism of the Squadristi
Prepare for the Energy Crisis!
Healthy 16-Year-Old Boy Dies After Second Pfizer Shot
The Democrats’ Asphalt Plantations