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US fuming over Israeli criticism of Kerry

 The Obama administration pushed back strongly Monday at a torrent of Israeli criticism over Secretary of State John Kerry’s latest bid to secure a cease-fire with Hamas, accusing some in Israel of launching a “misinformation campaign” against the top American diplomat. “It’s simply not the way partners and allies treat each other,” State Department spokeswoman […] Continue reading →

Global Pressure Mounts on Israel to End Gaza Fighting

 International pressure mounted on Israel to end its three-week offensive in the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip, with President Barack Obama and the United Nations Security Council demanding an immediate truce. Israel reduced the scope of its military offensive today, saying it wouldn’t initiate strikes, though it responded to rocket and mortar fire that persisted after a […] Continue reading →

On border, Obama prods GOP while citing progress

 With one week left before Congress’ August recess, President Barack Obama is prodding Republicans to help ease the influx of minors and migrant families from Central America, but with chances dimming that border legislation will reach his desk before the break, he also is focusing on other ways to stem the flow. GOP leaders are […] Continue reading →

Michelle Obama teaming up with Monsanto to promote children’s food

Daily Leak  The popular agriculture company Monsanto is partnering with First Lady Michelle Obama to promote nutritional foods for kids. According to reports from the Associated Press, Monsanto will spend $50 million over five years on a campaign to market ‘healthy’ genetically modified food to children. The agrochemical company will also bring its food offerings for kids in line with the new federal standards for labeling […] Continue reading →

Beau Bergdahl’s Duty—And Ours

Ken Blackwell  Beau Bergdahl has been returned to “active duty.” Apparently, that means a desk job while the Army considers what should be done with this young enlisted soldier. Bergdahl was held for five years by the Taliban since walking away from his post one night in 2009. President Obama greeted Bergdahl’s relieved parents in […] Continue reading →

Obama urges immediate access to Ukraine crash site

 President Barack Obama sternly called on Russian President Vladimir Putin to compel Kremlin-backed separatists to stop hampering the probe at the Ukraine site of a downed passenger jet and allow international investigators unfettered access. “What exactly are they trying to hide?” Obama said Monday from the South Lawn of the White House. Obama also warned […] Continue reading →

The Truth About What Happened in Benghazi

Sarah Jean Seman  Kenneth Timmerman has reported from the Middle East for 35 years. He was one of the first journalists on the scene after Iranian terrorists bombed the U.S. Embassy in Beirut, Lebanon in 1983. When the 2012 attack on the U.S. Embassy in Benghazi left four Americans dead, Timmerman recognized the pathetically inadequate […] Continue reading →

Is Obama Waging Jihad?

Wayne Allyn Root  Not a week goes by that I’m not called or emailed by hundreds of fans who believe we have a foreigner and Muslim in the White House. I’ve disagreed for six years now. We have to take our President at his word. He says he is a Christian, he attends church, so […] Continue reading →

U.S. imposes toughest sanctions yet on Russia

U.S. hits oil giant Rosneft, other firms with toughest Russia sanctions  President Barack Obama imposed the biggest package of U.S. economic sanctions yet on Russia on Wednesday, hitting Russia’s largest oil producer Rosneft and other energy, financial and defense firms, with what he called significant but targeted penalties. Obama’s latest round of sanctions came after […] Continue reading →

N.Y.Times on Obama – He is Weary and want to portray the President as a real statesman

“A Restless President Weary of the Obligations of the White House…” Michael Krieger | Liberty Blitzkrieg  What’s so amusing about today’s article from the New York Times titled, At Dinner Tables, Restless President Finds Intellectual Escape, is that the author appears to be quite sympathetic to Obama. She seems to want to portray the President as a real statesman; one who […] Continue reading →