Pakistan In Peril – by Stephen Brown

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Military coup brewing against President Zardar.

Politicization of Middle Eastern Studies – by Brendan Goldman

Khomeini

On blatant display at Columbia U. Iran conference

Homegrown Insurgency – by Paul Sperry

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Move over Europe, radicalization is happening here.

ObamaCare Goes Off Track – by Jacob Laksin

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Can the Senate’s defectors derail the government takeover of health care?

Christmas Reading – by Thomas Sowell

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Some superb books you can give as Christmas presents.

Ill. prison to get Gitmo detainees – AP

WASHINGTON – Taking an important step on the thorny path to closing the U.S. detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, the White House plans to announce Tuesday that the government will acquire an underutilized state prison in rural Illinois to be the new home for a limited number of terrorist suspects held at Guantanamo. via […]

The FBI Awards – by Lloyd Billingsley

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A Sacramento imam gets a prize while the FBI investigates a jihadist mole.

Spending Folly – by Vasko Kohlmayer

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The Obama administration’s mind-boggling financial excesses and waste.

John Arquilla: Why is America still letting online jihadists run amok?, Foreign Policy

The five young men detained in Pakistan this week — like a whole new generation of jihadis — appear to have made considerable use of the Internet in their alleged approach to al Qaeda. Their story points out that, nine years after 9/11, terrorist networks are still not only able to stay in touch via […]