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This Is “Forward”?

Derek Hunter,   Progressive politicians and activists, from President Obama to NBC News, love to talk about “moving America forward.” But what does that mean? Forward into what? They never have an answer to that. Or, more accurately, they are never asked that question. But given how things are going in this country in terms of […] Read More →

How the West destroyed Libya

Raymond Ibrahim,   The full impact of Western intervention in Libya was recently highlighted during a televised interview of Worlds Apart. Hanne Nabintu Herland, a Norwegian author and historian who was born and raised in Africa for 20 years, was the guest. At one point while talking about Libya, Herland firmly asserted that “In a just […] Read More →

THIS Is What Obama Was Trying to Hide About Benghazi

 More than two years after the terrorist attack on the U.S. diplomatic compound and CIA annex in Benghazi, Libya, President Barack Obama’s administration is still hiding documents and refusing to disclose the full truth of what happened. Thankfully, Congress is delving into the matter with the Benghazi Select Committee investigation, led by Trey Gowdy, which […] Read More →

The war between Rand Paul and Marco Rubio is going nuclear

Noah Rothman,  President Barack Obama’s decision to unilaterally abandon over five decades of American policy toward Cuba and seek the normalization of relations with that recalcitrant communist dictatorship was met with near universal acclaim from the Democratic Party base. Obama’s decision has not, however, been so uniformly opposed on the Republican side of the aisle. […] Read More →

Democrat Jim Webb Thinks He Can Beat Hillary Clinton

Matt Vespa,  In a previous post, Jim Webb announced he is establishing an exploratory committee for a possible 2016 run. Given Clinton’s vast ties within her political machine, it seems hard to envision a 2016 primary season where she loses, but she did lose to an insurgent candidate named Barack Obama in 2008; Obama trailed her […] Read More →

Graham critical of new GOP House report on Benghazi, calls findings ‘garbage’

 South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham on Sunday criticized a recently released House Republican report that concludes no intelligence lapses in connection with the fatal Benghazi attacks, saying congressional investigators did a “lousy job.” “I think the report is full of crap,” Graham, a Republican, said on CNN’s “State of the Union.”  The House Permanent Select […] Read More →

New Benghazi report says security flaws were known, but not why Stevens was there

 WASHINGTON — A House Intelligence Committee investigation of the Sept. 11, 2012, attacks on U.S. outposts in Benghazi concludes that while the Central intelligence Agency had properly secured its compound in the Libyan city, the State Department knew its security precautions were inadequate at the U.S. Special Mission where U.S. Ambassador Chris Stevens died. But […] Read More →

Benghazi Report: “To this day,” There are Significant Intelligence Gaps regarding the attackers

 A two-year investigation by the Republican-controlled House Intelligence Committee has found that the CIA and the military acted properly in responding to the 2012 attack on a U.S. diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya, and asserted no wrongdoing by Obama administration appointees. Debunking a series of persistent allegations hinting at dark conspiracies, the investigation of the […] Read More →

Benghazi Coverup Allegations Rejected in Bipartisan House Probe

 A two-year investigation by the Republican and Democratic leaders of the House intelligence panel rejects allegations that the Obama administration intentionally misled the public about the deadly attacks on the U.S. mission in Benghazi, Libya. Spurning “the swirl of rumors and unsupported allegations” over the Benghazi assault, the lawmakers said in a redacted version of […] Read More →