America’s Time for Atonement
Tense relations between the White House and Congress aren’t unusual, and certainly not new. Yet over the past month they’ve hit lows not seen since President Clinton’s impeachment trial. Are coContinue reading
Opinion: Will Gitmo become a terror base?
In the sleepy town of Manta, along Ecuador’s remote Pacific Coast, business is good. For narco-terrorists, that is. Ironically, just six years ago, it was the U.S.-Ecuador joint hub of counter-narcotic operations, resContinue reading
Despite horrors of Paris, Obama continues to free terror suspects from Guantanamo
While 40 world leaders marched in Paris to show solidarity against terrorist attacks, Obama not only skipped the event, he remains determined to free as many Al Qaeda, Taliban and affiliated jihadists from Guantanamo asContinue reading
Obama Rolls Dice With American Lives Over GITMO Releases
Snake eyes, you die. Seven, eleven, you live. All other rolls of the dice are anybody’s guess. Yes, just like craps, such is the randomness of President Barack Obama’s gamble on releasing so many radical Islamic teContinue reading
Egypt, a key to defeating radical Islam
At this year’s United Nations General Assembly in New York, it was good to see a focus on stopping the global threat posed by radical Islam. Yet the U.N.’s plan of action isn’t nearly sufficient. Since the 1970s, mContinue reading
As NATO withers, whither NATO?
As world leaders gather for the NATO summit in Wales during the first week of September, they’ll need to do some collective soul-searching on the alliance’s future. NATO served its original purpose in preventing theContinue reading
The Swap is a Dream Come True for the Taliban
Was the Bowe Bergdahl swap a good idea? For the Taliban, it’s a dream come true. For the United States, a nightmare. An American president knowingly released five of his nation’s highest ranking enemies in return foContinue reading
Obama Spins Americans Over Bowe Bergdahl Release, Taliban Exchange
President Obama has finally done it. The White House had been dropping hints for years, and this weekend our commander in chief made one of our nation’s most shocking wartime decisions. He agreed to allow the release oContinue reading