Channel U.S. Aid to Civil Society in Pakistan

Sadanand Dhume of the American Enterprise Institute makes an important point in the Wall Street Journal: that, while Pakistan is increasingly in the grip of anti-Western military men and Islamists, there are large sectors of society that are more open to a liberal, pro-Western agenda. These range from the English-speaking elites to ethnic and religious

First They Came For the Baha’is….

There is a common misconception that Iran’s restrictions on the right to worship freely apply only to members of the Baha’i religion. But while the Islamic republic has reserved the most vicious forms of persecution for the adherents of this gentle faith — whose numbers, according to some estimates, have dwindled from around 500,000 at

Let's Not Talk About It TSA hasn't complied with order to start public discussion on body scanners

Transportation Security Administration supervisor Nick Fox, right, demonstrates new software being tested with advanced imaging technology at McCarran International Airport Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2011, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson) A Transportation Security Administration agent looks over a license at a security check point in the Portland International Airport Tuesday, May 8, 2012, in Portland,

Obama’s Gutting of Welfare Reform Is Illegal

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The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has a General Counsel and legal staff to ensure that the agency’s actions are lawful. Did they take the day off last Thursday? We have to question whether the department lawyers were consulted at all about the “Information Memorandum

Donald Trump Unleashed: Romney Shouldn't Disclose Records Until Obama Proves Identity

Trump: Romney shouldn’t disclose tax returns until Obama proves his identity Donald Trump via Twitter: A true honor. @PressSec considers asking for @BarackObama’s college transcripts a “Donald Trump question.” bit.ly/Nm5Qq3 Release it! Donald J. Trump ✔ @realDonaldTrump A true honor. @PressSec considers asking for @BarackObama‘s college transcripts a “Donald Trump question.” bit.ly/Nm5Qq3 Release it! 13

Austerity and How to Avoid it in America

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Wyoming Liberty Group cartoon Bankster-controlled nations are liberally flooded with spending and debt, all in the name of egalitarian fairness for the disadvantaged (see Cloward-Piven). Then, the economy and government financing collapse, together. Then, austerity measures are pressed upon this very “proletariat,

Dancing on the Global Fiscal Cliff

And the depths of chaos beckon while the financial sands beneath our feet shift into oblivion. Today, we offer you a metaphor salad to describe the current progress of the financial apocalypse. Yep, more happy news from the economic war front. To say we are skating on thin ice globally as well as here in