Browsing All posts tagged under »Terrorism«

‘If Only The Boston Bomber Had Been A White American…’

April 27, 2013 by

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By Daniel Hannan ~ One of the most unpleasant things, in the aftermath of terrorist attack, is the way commentators want the perpetrator to fit a particular profile. The title of this piece tells you pretty much all you need to know: ‘Let’s hope the Boston Marathon bomber is a white American‘. It’s a silly article, whose […]

Media Overkill And Official Obfuscation

April 22, 2013 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ The Boston Marathon bombing was, by any measure, a major news story. It occurred on Monday, April 15. In the days that followed, Americans were surely interested in the effort to find and arrest the two brothers, Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, identified as the perpetrators. With specific regard to television news […]

Don’t Mention The “I…m” Word

April 21, 2013 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ The Boston Marathon bombing is as much a major story here in Australia as it is in the U.S. and here Andrew expands on what is now being said by media outlets here in Australia about the suspects…..TonyfromOz. The weekend morning TV program Sunrise presenter Andrew O’Keefe tweeted the following: And […]

Will Media Report: Suspected Boston Bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Appears To Be Obama Fan

April 20, 2013 by

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By Matthew Sheffield ~ Several posts on what several news organizations have confirmed as the Twitter profile of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev indicate that that the 19-year-old Chechnyan immigrant was a supporter of Barack Obama in the 2012 presidential election. If that is indeed the case, it does not mean that Obama has […]

America’s Empty Slogan: ‘See Something, Say Something’

April 19, 2013 by

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By Michelle Malkin ~ In brief remarks to the nation Monday on the Boston Marathon bombings, President Obama said that “we all have a part to play in alerting authorities. If you see something suspicious, speak up.” In Washington, D.C., electronic signs urged commuters to be on guard. Law enforcement, big-city mayors and security experts […]

Inside The Obama Echo Chamber

April 17, 2013 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ Listening to President Obama respond after a terrorist attack takes the lives of innocent Americans is like being trapped in an echo chamber. The words all sound too familiar. This is what he initially said after the Boston Marathon bombings. “We still do not know who did this, or why, and […]

Boston Marathon Bombed

April 16, 2013 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ As expected, this is also huge news here in Australia. While the coverage is similar to what is already out there, Andrew here adds an Australian perspective. Of note here is the text at UPDATE 7 where an Australian commentator on a morning TV program on the (Australian) ABC Network added […]

Terrorism Conference in Spain

July 16, 2012 by

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A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ From the Washington Free Beacon, July 10, 2012: Counterterrorism forum excludes Israel despite state’s record of suffering terrorist attacks“Despite pleas from Senators on Capitol Hill, the Obama administration excluded Israel from a new counterterrorism forum and neglected to mention its long and deadly struggle with terrorism during remarks presented yesterday […]

The Left’s Seven Tragic Terror Lies

May 12, 2012 by

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By Ralph Peters ~ If they did not put our troops, our citizens and our country at risk, the Left’s fantastic lies about terror and terrorists would be hilarious.  The Left’s self-righteous nonsense in this sphere has no grounding in empirical or historical reality, but, then, reality has long been a greater threat to the […]

WMD: Terrorists Join Organized Crime in Trafficking of Nuclear, Biological Materials

October 31, 2011 by

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By Jim Kouri, CPP. More and more world leaders are becoming concerned over the close connection between terrorists and transnational organized crime (TOC), including their cooperation with one another in the illegal movement of nuclear, chemical, biological weapons and other potentially deadly materials, according to United Nations officials. At UN Headquarters in New York, the […]

Administration’s Terrorist Detention Policy a “Tangled Mess”: U.S. Congressman

July 17, 2011 by

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By Jim Kouri, CPP. U.S. Rep. Mike Rogers (R-MI), chairman of the House of Representatives Intelligence Committee released a statement on Friday regarding the Obama Administration’s plan to bring Somali terrorist, Ahmed Abdulkadir Warsame to the United States and prosecute him in the U.S. criminal court system. Warsame is a suspected Somali terrorist with ties […]

Senators See Gun Control as Anti-Terrorism Strategy

June 18, 2011 by

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By Jim Kouri, CPP. Several top Democrat lawmakers this week revised their gun control argument by claiming tighter gun laws will help prevent terrorists from acquiring weapons in the United States. For example, Senator Frank Lautenberg (D-N.J.) advised lawmakers to include the threat of armed terrorists acquiring more weapons and ammunition in the United States […]

Five Reasons It Was Important to Get Bin Laden

May 5, 2011 by

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By James Carafano, PhD #1. Honor matters. In Osama bin Laden’s part of the world, “honor” equals “power.” When the U.S. takes out the chief of the world’s most well-known terror network, that is a deep humiliation to al-Qaeda’s reputation. As with kicking it out of Afghanistan, crushing it in Iraq, and preventing another 9/11 […]

The Death of Osama bin Laden

May 2, 2011 by

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from VOA News: News by VOA News 0545 UTC – The United States is warning its citizens around the world to be on the alert for potential anti-American violence in response to the announcement of Osama bin Laden’s death. The State Department issued a statement early Monday saying U.S. citizens in sensitive locations “are strongly […]

Bin Laden Dead

May 2, 2011 by

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By Andrew Bolt The US reports that it has the body of Osama bin Laden, the al Qaeda chief.. UPDATE Fox believes bin Laden was killed by a missile. Barack Obama is said to be considering an urgent address to the nation, closer to midnight. What is significance of this? Bin Laden said it best, […]

American Muslim Organization Applauds FBI for Actions in Portland, OR

December 1, 2010 by

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AIFD Press Release: “American Muslim organization applauds FBI for actions in Portland, OR”  – 12-01-2010 Whack-A-Mole approach needs greater offensive counter-terrorism strategy against Islamist radicalization PHOENIX (November 30, 2010) – Dr. M. Zuhdi Jasser, a devout Muslim and the president and founder of the American Islamic Forum for Democracy (AIFD) issued the following statement regarding […]

All the News The Times Wants You to Know

December 1, 2010 by

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By Alan Caruba In a long career as a journalist, full time and freelance, I have sometimes said that I knew something was seriously wrong with The New York Times when I began to see my byline show up on stories that appeared briefly. It’s been decades since I have held The Times in my […]

Wikileaks Leaker an Angry and Confused Soldier

December 1, 2010 by

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By Jim Kouri, CPP. Army Specialist Bradley Manning (pictured) is again making headlines about his role in leaking classified documents to a so-called blogger who has subsequently released tens of thousands of military and diplomatic secrets. Last August, the Law Enforcement Examiner introduced readers to the disgruntled soldier who betrayed his country. The suspect in […]

A Rebuttal to You Can Touch my Junk pt 2

November 25, 2010 by

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Once again it is necessary to rebut the case for the use of procedures that are unnecessary for the vast majority of the travelling public. I live in Australia and we do not employ the x-ray machines that are now being used in the USA, neither do we have to remove our shoes to go […]

You Can Touch My Junk Part Two

November 24, 2010 by

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By T. Lee Humphrey In You Can Touch My Junk part one I talked about the realities of the fully body scanner and tried to lower the language temperature by explaining that the MSM and anti-scanner crowd term naked picture didn’t really apply but to no avail. The MSM and more shockingly the right-wing of […]

It’s Muslim Terrorists, Stupid, Not Americans!

November 23, 2010 by

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By Alan Caruba When was the last time an American terrorist got on a commercial airliner and attempted to blow it up mid-flight? The answer is never. The 19 hijackers of the 9/11 airplanes were all foreign-born Arab Muslims. They passed through airport screening despite having box cutters on their persons. My suspenders have set […]

A Rebuttal to “You can touch my Junk”

November 22, 2010 by

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As a result of a video being placed on YouTube from a man who had a bad experience with the bully-boy TSA, there now seems to be a campaign whereby posters are claiming that the new pat down procedures as well as the intimidation of the TSA is so necessary that the travelling public must […]

Security, Big Goverment, The Liberal Hoax, + More

November 15, 2010 by

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The Patriot Post Brief The Foundation “They that can give up essential liberty to purchase a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety.” –Benjamin Franklin Liberty “When it comes to protecting against terrorism, this is how things usually go: A danger presents itself; the federal government responds with new rules that erode privacy, treat […]

Germans Attack Again

September 29, 2010 by

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By Andrew Bolt Test your prejudices – or your judgment with this just-in report: Intelligence agencies have intercepted a terror plot to launch Mumbai-style attacks on Britain and other European countries… By: A. Muslims B. Baptists C. Hindus D. Jews Sky’s foreign affairs editor Tim Marshall said militants based in Pakistan were planning simultaneous strikes […]

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