MAY 21, 2013
The countries that make the top 20 countries, places where women thrive according to these criteria, are (in order)...
Non-comprehensive, none-of-the-below, Washington-dictated energy policies guarantee decline.
The foreign policy of President Barack Obama regarding Syria is in question.
The most obvious lessons of the defeat of gun control and the push for illegal alien amnesty is that politicians don't matter. People do.
30 Americans – including 15 from the bin Laden strike-team unit, Navy SEAL Team 6, and two other SEALs – were killed in the costliest single-day loss for the U.S. military in the Afghanistan.
The ICE data reveals that Secretary Napolitano's claim that the releases involved detainees who committed non-violent crimes is just not accurate, said former NYPD detective Manuel Ortega-Sanchez.
So if I were investigating Benghazi, I’d be homing in on that 10 p.m. phone call. That’s the one between President Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton — the one that’s gotten close to zero attention.
MAY 20, 2013
Somebody in our high command let two former Navy SEALs die fighting off 80 radical Muslims.
As the conservative website Politically Incorrect reports, state prosecutors in Kassel announced that they would not press charges against the creator of a cartoon showing a crucified Jesus hearing a vulgarity from God.
It seems Ms. Abedin, accurately described by the New York Times as Hillary’s ”longtime aide and confidante,” spent her last months at the State Dept. not really at the State Department.
The United States economy – like that of much of the developed world – remains mired in the worst downturn since the Great Depression of the 1930s.
How is it that, time and again, the most powerful man on the planet doesn’t seem to have a clue what is happening in his own government?
Conservative groups have told the media that the IRS asked for donor lists, Facebook conversations, copies of minutes and notes, and even lists of meeting participants.
With White House scandals dominating each news cycle, President Obama's newly minted media critics may prefer to ignore their own culpability in creating this unfolding debacle.
MAY 18, 2013
There are two reasons why impeachment would never result in the removal of President Obama from office.
On Sept. 12, 2012, President Barack Obama vowed to "bring to justice" the perpetrators of the deadly attack in Benghazi, Libya.
by CAPT. GARY HARRINGTON, US NAVY (RET.)
Obama, at a press conference, explained there’s no “there” there in defending his administration regarding the events surrounding four American deaths in Benghazi.
MAY 17, 2013
The film featured evidence that Obama’s real father was Frank Marshall Davis, a Communist Party USA operative who indoctrinated Obama into a Marxist ideology during his formative years in Hawaii.
It is fair to say that the nation is as divided today as it was in the decades leading up to the Civil War that came about by the decision to secede and thereby destroy the Union.
The decision to launch the air strikes was based on the understanding that a calculated risk now is preferable to facing a deteriorating security situation later.
Is Barack Obama a living menace to us? Or merely "misunderstood"? That is what Americans must decide.
Admittedly, the Benghazi episode vastly eclipses every aspect of Watergate. This is a scandal in which the “cover up” actually began before the main event, and in many ways directly contributed to it.
The shocking video of the arrest of an alleged CIA agent this week on espionage charges certainly won’t rank as one of most heralded moments in the vaunted agency’s long history of derring-do.
Obama is using one of the oldest and most-underhanded political tricks in the book, a tactic some folks would call the “Potomac Two-Step.” Obama probably learned it from former Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley…
MAY 16, 2013
Senator Alexander compared HHS Sec. Kathleen Sebelius’ fundraising for non-profits that support the ObamaCare law to the Iran-Contra Scandal. Since then, Sen. Alexander has asked the GAO to investigate her fundraising.
Live, then, if you can, on the tiny dribble of useful information produced by the Palestinians in their as yet non-existent state.
Financial promises made under different conditions and assumptions are null and void, period.
When I was getting ready to work at the State Department way back in the last century, Henry Kissinger gave me good advice: The only reason to write a memo is if you want it leaked.
It is predicated on the belief that we are nearing a point in history where war as we know it has disappeared.
While they pretend to champion privacy rights, top left-wing operatives have routinely ransacked and plundered through the private documents and personal records of conservative groups…
On Benghazi and the IRS, Obama's "dogs of war" are coming back to bite him.
MAY 15, 2013
In a case reminiscent of NPR's firing of Juan Williams, the Belgian television meteorologist Luc Trullemans has lost his job after posting angry and abusive comments upon his Facebook page concerning Muslim immigrants.
This book is not for the faint of heart because he graphically exposes many kinds of gruesome cases and their violent criminals.
President Barack Obama took his pro-amnesty road show down south of the border, and guess what? They liked it there.
Their uncle, Ruslan Tsarni, described both young men as "losers." Russian intelligence described the older brother, Tamerlan, as a suspected Islamist extremist.
The potential traumatic stressors involved in abortion are many. For most, they involve perceiving the pregnancy as a human being and the abortion being experienced as a traumatic death event.
Pamela Geller’s work in objectively revealing the true nature of Islam makes her a valued champion and defender of human dignity with liberty for all.
When a liberal Obama enthusiast like Joe Klein starts comparing Obama to Richard Nixon, that spells trouble.
MAY 14, 2013
by JAMES TARANTO
David Plouffe had an intriguing comment yesterday on the scandal involving selective tax-law enforcement against Tea Party groups.
When freedom is not coupled with responsibility and self-control, it can turn poisonous and self-engrossed.
Yet again, depictions of Islam’s prophet Muhammad are causing controversy.
“Mr. Nordstrom, can you tell me the role of February 17 Martyrs Brigade in protecting the consulate in Benghazi?”
Boston Police Commissioner Edward F. Davis testified that his department received no information about Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev from the FBI prior to April 19.
The left doesn't accept that the United States has a right to safe and secure borders. It doesn't accept that when it comes to immigration policy or to terrorism.
Our friend Hugh Hewitt and the Daily Beast’s superb reporter Eli Lake have opined that it is likely a recording of the 2 a.m. phone call exists in the archives of the NSA or the State Department.