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WashPost Columnist Slams Media For Ignoring Christian Martyrs Of Africa

September 29, 2013 by

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By Tim Graham ~ Washington Post columnist Colbert King may be liberal, but he really gets ticked off about violence, in Washington or anywhere. In Saturday’s column, he slammed the media for obsessing over trivia (football, Miley Cyrus twerking) while Africa’s Christians are slaughtered by Islamists. He began with a scene from Nairobi: “Hiding the […]

Inside the 3rd King Hearing

July 29, 2011 by

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A Report from the Hill Round 3: House Homeland Security Committee Hearing “Al Shabaab: Recruitment and Radicalization within the Muslim American Community and the Threat to the Homeland” by Lisa Piraneo, Director of Government Relations Would you like to get Lisa Piraneo’s live Tweets from Capitol Hill? Click on the following link: @LisaPiraneoDon’t have a […]

Rep. King’s Amazing Opening Statement at Today’s Congressional Hearing on al Shabaab

July 28, 2011 by

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Rep. Peter King’s opening statement at today’s (Wed, 27 Jul 2011) House Committee on Homeland Security hearing (highlights added) underscores why ACT! for America presented him our highest legislative award at this year’s National Conference and Legislative Briefing. Make sure you scroll down to the end to read what he says about the New York […]

UN To Airlift Food To African Famine Zone – Video

July 26, 2011 by

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Uploaded by AlJazeeraEnglish on Jul 26, 2011 The United Nations has agreed to airlift food to help some of the 12 million people affected by drought in the Horn of Africa. Aid agencies say one in three Somalis is now at risk from famine. The move follows Monday’s emergency meeting with aid agencies and charities […]

Are We Really Willing to Wage War to Protect Civilians?

April 24, 2011 by

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Is the West truly ready to commit to fight wars on the premise of protecting human life? The UN office for the protection of civilians UNPC has reiterated that article 4 of the Geneva Convention was adopted in 1949 yet we have most often failed to live up to that article. Indeed after the numerous […]

UN Feeds The Hungry Jihadists

April 13, 2010 by

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By Andrew Bolt Yet another United Nations corruption scandal, this time involving its World Food Program: It’s been a month since the leaking of a scathing evaluation of WFP’s Somalian relief program written by the UN Monitoring Group on Somalia. The body, created by the UN Security Council, alleges that three Somali businessmen who held […]

The Worst Places On Earth: 2010 Edition

December 31, 2009 by

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By Alan Caruba The President of the United States and many politicians are fond of telling us what a terrible place America is. They point to those who, often by choice, are “uninsured” for healthcare costs, but they never mention that by federal law no one, citizen and non-citizen alike, can be turned away from […]

The Department Of Homeland Security Finally Catches Up With The Freedom Medium

October 13, 2009 by

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Janet Napolitano and her crew at the Department Of Homeland Security finally found us. She must have stumbled across us, read some of our commentary, watched the Fox News videos, and started to become aware of what we have been talking about for months. And we don’t mind her taking credit for our hard work, we […]

Stop Picking On ACORN!

September 16, 2009 by

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Don’t they have enough problems? It sure has been a tough couple of weeks for the Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN).  First they had 11 Miami employees arrested September 9th on voter fraud charges, then the first “Big Pimpin’” video was released to BigGovernment.com the next day.  Since then there have been two more big […]

DHS Is Not Invited To Terrorist Convention In Obama’s Hometown

July 21, 2009 by

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Recently, nearly 500 members of Hizb-Ut-Tahrir held a convention in a Chicago-area Hilton Hotel. Although not officially recognized as a terrorist organization by the State Department, many terrorism experts, one example of which is shown in the video appearing a little later in this article, consider them to be more of a threat to America’s […]

Napolitano: Talibans Smuggling Swine Flu Through Canada On Stolen Cruise Ships

April 28, 2009 by

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From The Endive The News Leader of the Known Universe. Homeland Security Chief Janet Napolitano urged that we take action in order to stop “Talibans from smuggling swine-flu tainted bunnies through Canada on stolen cruise ships.” The announcement came at a press conference Napolitano called for 8:00 am this morning and began promptly at 12:30. […]

The Somali Story

April 20, 2009 by

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A report in AllAfrica.com: “Rebel leaders in southern Somalia associated with Islamist factions have hailed recent pirate attacks off the coast of the Horn of Africa region, Radio Garowe reports.In separate comments, Al Shabaab spokesman Muktar Robow “Abu Mansur” and Ras Kamboni Brigade leader Sheikh Hassan Abdullahi “Turki” have hailed ship-hijackings by Somali pirates. In […]

The MSM, Somali Pirates, And Captain Phillips’s Rescue If Bush Were President

April 16, 2009 by

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By RidesAPaleHorse at DBKP. Imagine it was before the election, President Bush was still in office, and the Somali pirate problem was handled in the same way that the Obama administration handled the recent dramatic rescue of American Capt. Richard Phillips after the foiled hijack attempt of his ship by Somali pirates. Read more Great […]

Pirates Hijack GM Car Freighter; Bring It Back For Recall

April 15, 2009 by

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From The Endive The News Leader of the Known Universe. A team of Somali pirates were severely inconvenienced yesterday when they hijacked the U.S. flagged ship Athenia, which was carrying 5,000 General Motors vehicles that had to be brought in for a recall. “This is really annoying,” said a pirate who refused to identify himself, […]

Obama Credited With Hostage Rescue

April 14, 2009 by

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WASHINGTON (SR) – Democrats and the mainstream media are crediting President Obama with saving cargo ship captain Richard Phillips on Sunday. “Our President showed tremendous courage in the face of almost overwhelming odds,” said Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi. “Unlike Bush, this president isn’t afraid to get his hands dirty and even blow someone’s head off […]

Somali Pirates Vow Revenge

April 13, 2009 by

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Captain Richard Phillips, the hostage held by pirates following the failed attempt to capture the cargo ship Maersk Alabama, was rescued this morning by the U.S. Navy. This is one media release of the rescue from the Australian media outlet ABC News. During the rescue attempt, he was uninjured, but three of the pirates were […]

Obama Apology To Pirates Rebuked

April 11, 2009 by

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WASHINGTON (SR) – In a press conference Friday morning, President Barack Obama reached out to the pirates who are holding a U.S. ship captain for ransom in the Indian Ocean. The President, attired in traditional pirate clothing, opened by thanking the pirates for all they had done for their country of Somalia (over $100 million in ransoms received last […]

The New Cold War is Hot Again

September 28, 2008 by

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While we are all watching Islamic terrorists and state sponsored terrorists attempt to spread their hate in Iraq, Afghanistan, Saudi Arabia, Indonesia, Britain, the United States of America, North Africa, Canada, and Spain the Russians were using their new found oil wealth to recover their pride and determination to be a world power once again. Almost […]

How to Measure al Qaeda’s Defeat

June 10, 2008 by

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How to Measure al Qaeda’s Defeat Dr Walid Phares In an article published in the Washington Post on Friday May 30th,CIA Director Michael V. Hayden is quoted as portraying al Qaeda movement as “essentially defeated in Iraq and Saudi Arabia and on the defensive throughout much of the rest of the world, including in its […]

At What Point?

June 8, 2008 by

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This question is asked of the western world’s population so they can provide direction to their leaders. At what point do we say a country’s people have suffered so much that we must ignore their sovereignty and take military action to remove the government causing that suffering. There have been several examples of when the […]

7.62MM JUSTICE NOMINATED FOR BEST POLITICAL BLOG

October 20, 2007 by

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October 20, 2007 | By Howard Salter 7.62MM Readers Rock! 7.62MM JUSTICE NOMINATED FOR BEST POLITICAL BLOG AWARD!!! As many of you know 7.62mm Justice offers some excellent hard hitting commentary from the likes of Sniper One and Two as well as other contributions from writers like Howard L. Salter, Rain, PA Pundits and SeeJaneMom. […]

Latest Offerings from the Religion of Peace

August 4, 2007 by

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Latest Offerings from the Religion of Peace 8/3/09 ( Diyala, Iraq ) – Muslim gunmen murder two children and two adults in a brutal attack on a home. 8/4/07 ( Mogadishu, Somalia ) – Islamists recruit a teenager to throw a grenade into a funeral procession, killing one. 8/4/07 ( Pattani, Thailand ) – A […]

Al Qaeda-Backed Insurgency Raging In Somalia

July 30, 2007 by

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Posted By Pat Dollard. MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) – Gun battles and grenade attacks killed two soldiers and two civilians on Sunday in Mogadishu, where the government is struggling to contain a violent insurgency, witnesses said.Men with pistols ambushed the government soldiers while they patrolled a market. “Three masked men shot the soldiers at close range […]