The Generals


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A new book tells the stories of four generals who changed the modern U.S. Army.

Defending the Indefensible


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Treating the Christmas bomber like a common criminal was a national security blunder.

Andrew C. McCarthy: Rigging the Numbers on Terror – National Review Online


It is welcome news that the Obama administration has reversed its irrational decision to try Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and four other 9/11 plotters in Manhattan’s federal court. So far, however, the administration has merely — and grudgingly — begun to climb out of this hole of its own making.The president seems more poised to move […]

Dems lack workable plan and retreat on health care – AP


WASHINGTON – Democrats retreated Tuesday from a quick push to pass President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul, lacking a workable strategy to salvage the sweeping legislation that has consumed Congress for more than a year.”There is no rush,” Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., said after a meeting of Senate Democrats. His comments came as […]

Fighting the Goldstone Report


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The Israeli army takes on a vicious UN libel.

New York Times: Gates Says Taliban Must Take Legitimate Afghan Role


Is the Obama Administration courting the Taliban?
According to a New York Times article, Defense Secretary Robert gates said on Friday, January 22, that the Taliban “must be prepared to play a legitimate role” in Afghanistan.  Gates went on to say that the Taliban must be prepared to participate in elections, not oppose education and not [...]

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Al Qaeda Burrows into Yemen’s Tribal Population – WSJ.com


SAN’A, Yemen—In nearly a decade of rebuilding its terror network here, al Qaeda has put down deep roots, a move that is now complicating U.S.-backed efforts to battle the group. Unlike other chapters of the global terror network, Yemen’s Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula is a largely homegrown movement, with carefully cultivated ties to […]

Tucker Carlson: A moral arbiter for our age, Rev. Al Sharpton – The Daily Caller


You can bet that one of the first calls Harry Reid made after his “Negro dialect” comments surfaced was to Al Sharpton. Who knows what sort of deal the two worked out, but Sharpton quickly came to Reid’s aid, dismissing the majority leader’s gaffe as a minor blemish on an otherwise pristine record of support […]

Obama Tries To Play Yemen Whac-a-Mole – Without A Mallet – Part 3


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The heavy hitters in our global Whac-a-Mole game, President Obama and U.S. Army General David Petraeus, have had their mallets confiscated by the Yemeni government.  Maybe we should take the hint and stay out of there.
In part 1 and part 2 of this series I explained the futility of chasing al-Qaida [...]

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The Obama Tragedy in the Terror War – by Jamie Glazov


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Ralph Peters discusses how the administration is facilitating terrorism around the world.