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Putin Sells Guns while Obama Goes Golfing

Michael Schaus,   I know who I’m contacting for my next AK-47 variant. Vladimir Putin is stepping up Russia’s arms business in the wake of increased volatility throughout the Middle East. Apparently the Bond villain in Moscow realized that relying on America to fork over hundreds of millions of dollars – for a few spontaneously-combusting rocket […] Read More →

Unrest in East Jerusalem as Violence Erupts: Israel doesn’t care what Obama thinks

Clashes erupt as Israeli police kill Palestinian suspected of shooting Jewish far-rightist  Israeli police on Thursday shot dead a 32-year-old Palestinian man suspected of having tried hours earlier to kill a far-right Jewish activist, leading to fierce clashes in East Jerusalem and fears of a new Palestinian uprising. The Al-Aqsa compound, or Temple Mount, a […] Read More →

War by algebra defies the true nature of war

Dr. Earl Tilford,  Editor’s note: This article first appeared at Breitbart.com.  Many Americans think of war as a great national struggle, as was the case during WWII, where violence rose to address the belligerents’ objectives. These were “total” wars between nation-states driven by incompatible political ideologies supported by the mobilization of industrial-age economies. For the United […] Read More →

Liberal NY Professor: Global Warming Created ISIS

Michael Schaus,  Your SUV is apparently responsible for all those beheadings in the Middle East. That’s right: ISIS is nothing more than a product of global warming, according to some non-scientist from John Jay College in New York. I know I was surprised to learn that 1.4 degrees of warming (over the last century) was […] Read More →

Dick Cheney Roasts Obama Alive for Being Disrespectful to Military and the Police

 Former Vice President Dick Cheney this week sharply criticized President Barack Obama for comparing Ferguson, Mo., with the Middle East during a speech to the United Nations General Assembly. Cheney made his comments during a recent Fox News interview, reported Western Journalism. He called any comparison between the thousands of brutal murders committed by terrorists in the […] Read More →

Dissent for Obama’s Middle East Policies Grows as Presidential Campaign Looms

Paul Dykewicz,  The approaching 2016 presidential election appears to be spurring former members of President Barack Obama’s cabinet to go public with their opposition to his Middle Eastern policies that allowed terrorist organizations to gain control of large sections of Iraq and Syria. Former CIA Director and Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta’s emergence as the […] Read More →

Feinstein: Congress must debate military force against Islamic State

 Senate Intelligence Committee Chairwoman Dianne Feinstein said Sunday that Congress must reconvene after the November election to debate a measure authorizing President Obama to use military force in the Middle East. The California Democrat, appearing on “Face the Nation,” said the threat of several terrorist groups, including the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, will […] Read More →

Where Have All the Allies Gone?

Victor Davis Hanson,   The so-called Islamic State has left destruction everywhere that it has gained ground. But as in the case of the tribal Scythians, Vandals, Huns or Mongols of the past, sowing chaos in its wake does not mean that the Islamic State won’t continue to seek new targets for its devastation. If unchecked, […] Read More →

Walter Williams: Multiculturalism is a failure

German Chancellor Angela Merkel declared that in Germany, multiculturalism has “utterly failed.” Both Australia’s ex-prime minister John Howard and Spain’s ex-prime minister Jose Maria Aznar reached the same conclusion about multiculturalism in their countries. British Prime Minister David Cameron has warned that multiculturalism is fostering extremist ideology and directly contributing to homegrown Islamic terrorism. UK […] Read More →

Foreign Fighters: White House tries to clarify administration’s ISIS Border Strategy

 The Department of Homeland Security said Friday that officials are considering “additional security measures” to intercept foreign fighters who have joined up with radical militants overseas, on the heels of reports that two Americans have died fighting for the Islamic State in Syria. The development comes as the British government raises its threat level to […] Read More →