Alex Plitsas
New York, NY

Alex Plitsas is a U.S Army combat veteran and a national security professional specializing in counterterrorism and special operations policy. He has served in Iraq and Afghanistan both in uniform and as a defense department civilian. Follow/message ...more

The Left Cries Racism When Americans Pan NFL Protests. Here's Why They're Wrong
By Alex Plitsas - 2 months ago
After continued displays of disrespect to our nation’s anthem and flag by NFL players, President Donald Trump took to Twitter to conve
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GOP & Dems Came Together to Solve a Major Budget Crisis But Gov Dan Malloy Is Threatening to Ruin It
By Alex Plitsas - 2 months ago
In the early morning hours on September 16, the Connecticut General Assembly voted to pass the Republican-sponsored tax-neutral budget
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Top 5 Revelations from FBI Director Comey’s Testimony – It’s Not Good for Democrats or the Media
By Alex Plitsas - 6 months ago
Despite being dubbed the super bowl of political events in Washington, former FBI Director James Comey’s testimony offered nothing tha
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While National Politics Rage On, Connecticut Democrats Are In A Serious Crisis With The Law
By Alex Plitsas - 6 months ago
During the 2016 elections, Democrats cheated at federal, state, and local levels, for which they have been hit with record penalties.
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With Mueller As Special Prosecutor For Russia Investigation, Trump Has No Reason To Panic
By Alex Plitsas - 6 months ago
Former Acting Deputy Attorney General and FBI Director Robert Mueller has been appointed by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein to
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The Media Is Right About An FBI 'Obstruction of Justice' – But It Wasn't Done By Trump
By Alex Plitsas - 6 months ago
The media has spent the last week lambasting the Trump administration and the president himself after President Donald Trump made the
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Yes, Trump Just Fired FBI Director James Comey. But Comey Can Only Blame Himself.
By Alex Plitsas - 7 months ago
President Trump fired embattled FBI Director James Comey Tuesday evening, the first firing of an FBI director since then-President Bil
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After Three Presidents Tried and Failed, Trump Gets China to Act on North Korea
By Alex Plitsas - 7 months ago
Since taking office 102 days ago, Donald Trump has taken heat from the left about his rhetoric concerning his foes on the Hill, on Twi
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'The Mother of All Bombs': A Military Analyst Breaks Down How It Just Blew the Sh*t Out of ISIS
By Alex Plitsas - 7 months ago
Alex Plitsas is a U.S Army combat veteran and a national security professional specializing in counterterrorism and special operations
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As A Middle East Veteran, Here's Why I Think Trump's Decision To Bomb Syria Was The Right Move
By Alex Plitsas - 8 months ago
Yesterday, President Trump ordered missile strikes targeting the Syrian Air Force base that was used to launch the chemical weapons at
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Special Ops Vet: Why Susan Rice 'Unmasking' Trump Officials Was Not Only Wrong, But Possibly Illegal
By Alex Plitsas - 8 months ago
Over the past few days, it was revealed that former Obama National Security Advisor Susan Rice took deliberate steps to unmask members
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It's Not Wiretapping - But Here's Why The 'Incidental Collection' Of Trump's Comms Is So Alarming
By Alex Plitsas - 8 months ago
U.S. Representative Devin Nunes, Chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, dropped a political bombshell Wednesday morning when he
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4 Major Developments That Remind Us There's Still No Evidence For The Trump-Russia Conspiracy Theory
By Alex Plitsas - 8 months ago
Yesterday, FBI Director Jim Comey testified before the House Intelligence Committee over allegations by Democrats that members of Pres
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Connecticut Democrats' Lies To Union Voters Are Coming Back To Haunt Them
By Alex Plitsas - 8 months ago
Inspired by Donald Trump’s economic message, union voters in the Midwest and Rust Belt propelled the Republican nominee into the White
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Trump Called Out 'Radical Islam' Despite His NatSec Adviser's Warning - And He Was Right To Say It
By Alex Plitsas - 9 months ago
Last night, President Donald Trump used the term “radical Islam” to describe the terrorist threat posed to American national security
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National Security Expert: 'Lieutenant General McMaster Is A Legendary Figure In The U.S. Military'
By Alex Plitsas - 9 months ago
President Trump has named U.S. Army Lieutenant General H.R. McMaster as National Security Advisor to replace Michael Flynn who resigne
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If Trump Team Was In Contact With The Russians, Then So What? That's Neither Scandalous Nor Criminal
By Alex Plitsas - 9 months ago
On Monday, Ret. Gen. Michael Flynn resigned his position as National Security Advisor after it was revealed that he may have mistakenl
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Chelsea Manning's Commutation Is A Continuation of Obama's Poor Policy Decisions
By Alex Plitsas - 10 months ago
On Tuesday, President Obama commuted the sentence of former U.S. Army soldier Chelsea Manning (formerly Bradley Manning), who had been
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BuzzFeed Is Getting More Bad News About Their Fake Story - An Intel Chief Just Added To The Pile On
By Alex Plitsas - 10 months ago
This week, Buzzfeed broke a story in which it published leaked, uncorroborated information provided to the U.S. government that claims
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Why Senator Kirsten Gillibrand Is Refusing To Allow James Mattis To Become Defense Secretary
By Alex Plitsas - a year ago
New York’s junior Democratic Senator Kirsten Gillibrand has stated that she remains opposed to granting a congressional waiver to allo
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Chuck Schumer Criticized Trump's Tweets - But Here's What Trump Has Achieved By Tweeting
By Alex Plitsas - a year ago
Yesterday, incoming Senate Minority Leader and liberal stalwart Chuck Schumer criticized President-elect Donald Trump’s use of Twitter
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The DNC Doesn't Think The New Russia Sanctions 'Go Far Enough.' But Here's The Thing, Donna...
By Alex Plitsas - a year ago
On Thursday, President Obama declared 35 Russian diplomats (who are also alleged to be Russian spies) working in the United States as
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Did CIA Director John Brennan Politicize Intelligence To Undermine President-Elect Trump?
By Alex Plitsas - a year ago
CIA Director John Brennan has engaged in a very dangerous and irresponsible politicization of the CIA report about Russian “interferen
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Trump Should Listen To Veterans Groups And Keep Robert McDonald As V.A. Secretary
By Alex Plitsas - a year ago
The Department of Veterans Affairs has come to symbolize everything that is wrong with government-run institutions. The V.A. was creat
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