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Two Weeks of Great Clarity

Dennis Prager, If you prize clarity, then these past weeks were some of the best in memory. 1. When America leads, the world is better. For the first time in eight years, the allies of America and the world’s decent people celebrated America’s return to leadership. Just about all of them understand that if the

Gen. Mattis: ‘No doubt’ Assad used chemical weapons against civilians

Defense Secretary James Mattis said Tuesday “there is no doubt” that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s regime is “responsible” for gassing its own people and warned that the U.S. would respond again if Assad were to launch another chemical strike.  “I have personally reviewed the intelligence and there is no doubt the Syrian regime is responsible

Spicer apologizes for Hitler comments

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer apologized late Tuesday after stating in his daily briefing that Adolf Hitler “didn’t even sink to using chemical weapons.” “Today I was trying to describe the attack that [Syrian President Bashar] Assad made on his own people using chemical weapons,” Spicer told Fox News. “Frankly, I mistakenly used an

Ex-Obama officials show true colors on Syria after strikes

President Trump’s missile strikes on the Assad regime have re-opened the divide among former Obama administration officials over their much-critiqued Syria policy.  While some Barack Obama allies criticized Trump and defended the former administration’s diplomatic approach, others could hardly contain their relief that the U.S. had taken military action in response to chemical weapons use. 

Syria, the Deplorables, and Reality

Jack Kerwick, President Trump has ordered the launching of nearly 60 missiles on select targets in Syria. His most tireless critics are now singing his praises. Along with Trump himself, they reason that Syria’s Bashar al-Assad is a ruthless dictator who has used chemical weapons on his own people, including women, children, and babies. He

Syrian chemical attack survivor praises Trump for missile strikes

A Syrian refugee who survived a 2013 chemical weapons attack said Monday he wants President Trump to help Syrians return to a safe country without Bashar al-Assad in power.  “Thank you, Mr. President, for taking action,” Kassen Eid said on “Fox & Friends” Monday morning.  Eid, who escaped to Europe after fighting the Assad regime, praised Trump’s