As happy as I am to see the EPA and other agencies off the job, I’m concerned about morale among the hard-working law enforcement and essential-services folks.
Slinging force around, with press notices, is not what a strong president does.
Did Iran's warships actually visit Syria this past week as was widely reported, or did was that Iranian disinformation?
Iran could produce enough high-enriched uranium (HEU) for a first nuclear warhead in as little as two weeks.
Free speech doesn't mean the taxpayer-funded government never has an opinion on what it will/won’t subsidize. If that were the case, society would never have an option to refuse to pay for anything
The U.S. is being made to look weak in Egypt, and is actually acting weak with allies and foes alike.
Israel is in this as a fight for her existence, and will not be deterred or limited by the military arrangements of others. Put more bluntly, Russia’s interests in Syria, and effective control of Syrian airspace, will not hold a veto over Israel’s strategic latitude.
Ideological statism is not a mere cultural alternative, it is absolutely evil. Reagan had no doubt of what was right and wrong in this regard: “It would be cultural condescension, or worse, to say that any people prefer dictatorship to democracy.” But Reagan’s refusal to gloss over evil never produced discouraging rhetoric. It was always accompanied by a hard-nosed optimism about what was good in the Western culture of freedom and restraints on the state.
Surprisingly, Israel not only went public about the strike and missile intercept but followed up with an explicit vow to destroy Syria’s air defense systems if they are used against IAF aircraft again
Dear Pres. Obama, A “deal” in which one side makes all the concessions is, of course, a “surrender.”
A key feature of “Trump truth” is Donald Trump’s unvarnished, attention-grabbing imprecision when he frames contentious statements.
Another nation – probably Iran, possibly Russia and/or Syria – is entering the fight in Iraq in a new and fully committed way.
Iran has not agreed to give up anything needed to acquire a bomb or cease any aggressive behavior
Nancy Reagan's support for Vietnam vets was described, “She cared when it seemed nobody else did”
The Gitmo Five were released without a prisoner exchange.
Was Cruz’s Stand an “Alamo” moment?
The Muslim Brotherhood is willing to keep chaos and misery going for as long as necessary to topple the military’s interim government.
Iron Dome intercepted over 1,000 rockets aimed at Israel with a success rate of over 90% in 2014
One of the key lessons from a career in Naval Intelligence is that if you can imagine it, someone is trying to do it.
Assad functions now as a cover for the real objective: Russia & Iran establishing control of Syria.
By conducting numerous tests of nuclear-capable missiles, Iran has been daring the UN and JCPOA parties to stop them. Now that Trump looks prepared to call Iran’s bluff, the mullahs are suddenly ready to negotiate the missile program.
Dinesh D’Souza’s film, 2016: Obama’s America, is very good at putting the viewer in the milieu of Jakarta or Nairobi, which continue to feel “different” enough to engage the American viewer’s sense of distance and wonder. Conveying the difference of Barack Obama’s childhood and his idea of cultural roots – the difference from American life – is the movie’s most effective accomplishment.
Chuck Hagel writes his own narrative, in which threats aren’t really threats and policies that actually work are just horrible.
Is this the face of Christianity, as Christian Century would like to see it displayed? For my part, I repudiate it without hesitation.
Ever since the case of the offensive ceramic pigs in 1998, the British have been assiduously refining their methods for dealing with offenses to Islam.
He gets that we can’t just sit still, paralyzed by bad press and Democratic talking points.
It is not obvious that any group or type of person in particular mounted this one, nor can any be ruled out.
Monday, November 11, Russia’s Slava-class missile cruiser Varyag pulled into Alexandria for the Russian navy’s first port visit in Egypt since 1992.
Liberty always – always – has to be deliberately established and hedged about with protections.
In the early dawn of 24 October, an arms factory in Sudan was attacked in the Yarmouk Industrial Complex approximately 6 miles south of central Khartoum. Video of the exploding building makes it clear that it was an arms factory, with an extended series of powerful secondary explosions characteristic of ammunition dumps. A Sudanese official claims that four Israeli aircraft conducted a strike on the factory.