Let the Middle East Fight it Out… with a Twist

Egyptian president Abdel El-Sisi

Egyptian president Abdel El-Sisi

If you want to bomb ISIS (Islamic State In Syria aka IS, aka ISIL) from the air, go for it and if you want to put troops on the ground, knock yourselves out. It might be effective or it could [...]

Salutegate

obm-strbcks-sltThis week, President Obama made headlines for his exiting of Marine One in New York when he half-saluted a saluting marine while holding a Styrofoam cup in his right hand. The controversy stems from military protocol which states one should not salute while holding an object in [...]

The Truth Behind Contract Security Companies

dyncrpIn January 1999, I answered a classified ad in the Los Angeles Times for security guards at a U.S. Army facility in Qatar. It was a one year contract.

The company placing the ad was Dyn-Corp. They were looking for former military police or civilian law enforcement [...]

If You Want to Get into a Really Big War, Elect a Liberal

 

First Family Vacations In Martha's VineyardIf I pointed out that involvement in every major 20th-century conflict the US was part of occurred on liberals’ watch, it might not be entirely fair. True, there was WWI under Wilson, WWII under FDR, Korea under Truman, and Vietnam under [...]

Finding Joy Amid World’s Chaos

csms“You will hear of wars and rumors of wars, but see to it that you are not alarmed. Such things must happen, but the end is still to come.”

– Matthew 24:6

I’m not quite ready, just yet, to put on my “The End is Nigh!” sandwich [...]

Hamas Rockets Found Hidden in United Nations School in Gaza

rcktsAbout 20 rockets suspected of being stashed by Islamist terrorists in Gaza were discovered inside of a United Nations-run school located in the Gaza Strip, according to Middle Eastern news reports.

The facility is run by the United Nations Relief and Works [...]

Obama's Lukewarm Support of Israel in Battling Terrorists Angers Many

rcltsatkisrlAs Palestinian terrorists rockets continue to rain down on Israel, targeting the Jewish population, President Barack Obama offered the help of the United States on Thursday “in negotiating a cease-fire to end escalating violence between Israel and Hamas.” But critics of the Obama administration believe [...]

Why Syria? Why Gaza?

bshralasdIt’s just been made public that various leaders in the UK drew up plans to equip and train a force of up to 100,000 “rebels” to fight against President Bashar al-Assad’s regime in Syria. (That figure of 100,000 Syrian rebels is interesting: the Free Syrian Army only [...]

VA scandal: Obama Administration Seeking Identities of Whistleblowers

whstlblwrs2A well-respected, non-partisan watchdog group, currently probing the allegations of misconduct and malfeasance at healthcare facilities run by the U.S. Veterans Affairs Department, is refusing to comply with a federal subpoena on Friday ordering the group to reveal the identities of — and information provided by — [...]

Bergdahl, Here We Go Again

brgdhlOnce again, the American people have been betrayed by the Obama administration and blatantly lied to by administration officials. The anti-American Islam-friendly Obama regime has unilaterally and in violation of U.S. law, traded five high risk Taliban leaders detained at Club Gitmo for a traitor to the [...]

VA Scandal: Retaliation Aimed at Whistleblowers a Serious Problem

whstlblwrsOne of the major complaints leveled at Veterans Administration (VA) officials has been their retaliation against military hospital staff who identify problems within their facilities. But according to the VA’s acting chief on Friday, those involved in intimidation or retaliation against whistleblowers will face serious disciplinary action. [...]

The Scandal of the Month Club Comes to the Veterans Administration

The Obama administration has been plagued with scandals ever since it came into being. It would have been so plagued earlier, were it not for a fawning press that cared less about the truth and more about toadying up to a man who deserved nothing more positive than the back of a hand.

The first [...]

Remembering Memorial Day

mrldyWe have our times of great joy and thankfulness that we spend with loved ones close to us. In these times of joy we prioritize what is important in our lives and for many it is the renewed bonding, friendship and love that cement lives and relationships. [...]

Enduring Courage: Ace Pilot Eddie Rickenbacker and the Dawn of the Age of Speed

Enduring Courage“There is no failure except in no longer trying,” once wrote American philosopher Elbert Hubbard. Though pithy it perhaps most accurately captures what was once the American ethos – an upstart nation populated by upstarts, millions united by a common cause to prove to the world [...]

Veterans Administration Abandons Vets Suffering From Depleted Uranium Contamination

Matt ParkerAfter young and healthy Marine Matt Parker fought for his country in the Middle East, he mysteriously came down with tumors. Now, he finds himself without adequate help from the country he fought for. I’ve known Matt since he was a small child; our families grew [...]

Which One Nation, and Under Which God?

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Veteran’s Day Tribute for my Father

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Legacies Of The Greatest Generation Live On

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Tyranny Or Liberty The Choice Is Ours

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Is Obama Creating a Martial-law-ready Military?

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The Warmongering President

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Humanitarian Intervention in Syria: International Law, or International Vigilantism?

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Why Syria Is Already A Quagmire

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Our Last Chance to Save Traditional Marriage

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Wow! The Left Celebrated Memorial Day Too

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