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U.S Halts Training Of Some Afghanistan Forces In Light Of Green-On-Blue Violence

  KABUL, Afghanistan — The U.S. military has halted the training of some Afghan forces while it digs deeper into their background following a surge of attacks by soldiers and police on their international partners, officials said Sunday. The move only puts about 1,000 Afghan trainees into limbo, a small fraction of the country’s security

NATO Terrorists to Target Syria’s Civilian Airports

Image: Aleppo International Airport (Wikipedia). With dozens of dedicated military airbases and airfields to choose from, NATO-backed terrorists have decided instead to target Syria’s two main civilian airports, not because of military or defensive objectives, but to terrorize Syria’s population, undermine the government politically, and paralyze civilian infrastructure. This unconscionable act of blatant terrorism will

Entitlement Transfers Have Increased 727% in Last 50 Years

As we all know entitlement reform is a big topic of conversation for this upcoming election. Will the Romney/Ryan plan break down Medicare? Will President Obama continue the constantly growing entitlement program? In a new analysis from The Wall Street Journal we see that entitlement programs have grown at an average rate of 4% each

Official: Obama will make Bibi pay after elections

Israeli security officials say Pentagon’s decision to reduce number of US troops it will send to joint drill with Israel not related to growing tensions with Israel; others claim Washington saying ‘you will not drag us into Iran war’ Israeli security officials on Saturday tried to downplay the Pentagon’s decision to significantly scale back its

Official: Iran would take action if US attacked Syria

Revolutionary Guard propaganda official says joint military pact of Syria’s allies would be implemented in case of ‘stupid American attack’   Iran would take action if the United States were to carry out an act of “stupidity” and attack Syria, an Iranian military official was quoted as saying on Saturday, but the comments later disappeared

Spending Cuts and Tax Cuts Should Be an All-of-the-Above Option, Not an Either-Or Choice

I’m in Slovenia where I just finished indoctrinating educating a bunch of students on the importance of Mitchell’s Golden Rule as a means of restraining the burden of government spending.   And I emphasized that the fiscal problem in Europe is the size of government, not the fact that nations are having a hard time

NBC: Feds End Probe Of America’s Toughest Sheriff Joe Arpaio; No Criminal Charges Filed

Feds end probe of ‘America’s toughest sheriff’ Joe Arpaio; no charges Excerpts Via NBC News The federal government has closed a criminal probe of alleged financial misconduct by Arizona lawman Joe Arpaio, who styles himself as “America’s toughest sheriff,” and no charges will be filed, the U.S. Attorney’s Office said on Friday.A separate federal investigation

Audit of the Federal Reserve Reveals $16 Trillion in Secret Bailouts

  Signs of the Times The first ever GAO (Government Accountability Office) audit of the Federal Reserve was carried out in the past few months due to the Ron Paul, Alan Grayson Amendment to the Dodd-Frank bill, which passed last year. Jim DeMint, a Republican Senator, and Bernie Sanders, an independent Senator, led the charge

GOP paints a nation on brink, Dems see rebound

  TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Listening to Republicans, a vote for Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan is imperative to save the nation. “The republic of Washington and Jefferson is now in danger of becoming the democracy of debt and despair,” Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul told delegates at the GOP convention delegates this past week. “Our