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Why we lost Afghanistan

By Pedro Gonzales  For once, The New York Times has it right. It has an article revealing that ordinary Afghans avoid their regular civilian courts and go to be judged by Taliban courts. Frustrated by Western-inspired legal codes and a government court system widely seen as corrupt, many Afghans think that the militants’ quick and … Continue reading

Iran: A Real Threat

By Michael Curtis On January 16, 2015 President Barack Obama condoned a gross breach of diplomatic protocol. He allowed visiting British Prime Minister David Cameron to appeal directly to a number of U.S. Senators to reconsider their support for a bill imposing new tough sanctions on Iran. Cameron explained he was not instructing the senators … Continue reading

Obama IS Funding An Anti Bibi Campaign

 by Matthew Vadum The Obama administration is using taxpayer dollars to fund a radical anti-Israel group that aims to drive Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu from office in March parliamentary elections. And the U.S.-based group receiving the U.S. government money, OneVoice International, in turn is working with V15, an “independent grassroots movement” in Israel, according … Continue reading

It’s Time for US to Take the Fight to the Islamists

By Jack David A headline from last weekend screamed that the murder of an ISIS hostage from Japan, like the beheadings of Westerners carried out by the group last year, was “unforgiveable.” Two weeks earlier, political leaders around the world expressed their outrage at Islamist terrorists’ assassination of the staff of Charlie Hebdo magazine in … Continue reading

ISIS threatens to behead Obama

By Damien Gayle and Simon Tomlinson for MailOnline Islamic State militants have threatened to behead Barack Obama and turn the U.S. into a Muslim province in the latest gruesome video to emerge from their self-styled caliphate. The footage shows a black-clad jihadist standing over a Kurdish soldier who, in a sickening climax to the video, … Continue reading

Lessons for Obama from the shores of Tripoli

  At first glance, America seems to be struggling with how to adequately respond to the Islamic State terror group. The might of the world’s most powerful army is barely being felt by what is essentially an organized group of bandits.   A state of the art military responsible for the “shock and awe” that … Continue reading

The Emerging Iranian Empire: Thanks Obama!

By Charles Krauthammer Iranian supreme leader Ali Khamenei While Iran’s march toward a nuclear bomb has provoked a major clash between the White House and Congress, Iran’s march toward conventional domination of the Arab world has been largely overlooked. In Washington, that is. The Arabs have noticed. And the pro-American ones, the Gulf Arabs in … Continue reading

Bibi to address Congress on Iran on Feb 11

By Scott Wong Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) on Wednesday invited Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to address a joint session of Congress next month, just a day after President Obama reiterated his threat to veto an Iran sanctions bill during his State of the Union address. Boehner cast Netanyahu’s address scheduled for Feb. 11 as being … Continue reading

Obama’s Muslim Problem is America’s Problem

By Allan J. Favish On January 16, 2015, in response to questions from CBS News’ White House Correspondent Major Garret, President Barack Obama discussed (41:55 – 44:34 into the video) what he called “violent extremism” and Europe’s challenges.  Obama said: Our biggest advantage, Major, is that our Muslim populations, they feel themselves to be Americans. … Continue reading

Coming to America: A Terrorist Cell Near You

By Lauri Regan   British Islamist Anjem Choudary made one of the most important and revealing yet little-mentioned statements in the wake of the Charlie Hebdo terrorist attack last week.  The imam tweeted, “Muslims love the Messenger Muhammad more than their parents, children and even themselves!  Why don’t people understand?” Why, indeed?  Perhaps Choudary’s statement … Continue reading