Browsing All Posts filed under »Iraq«

Obama’s Middle East Legacy: A Catastrophic Humanitarian Crisis

September 9, 2015 by

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Action and Inaction Have Consequences By Mark Alexander ~ “A feeble executive implies a feeble execution of the government. A feeble execution is but another phrase for a bad execution; and a government ill executed, whatever may be its theory, must be, in practice, a bad government.” —Alexander Hamilton in Federalist 69 (1787) There has […]

The Islamic State Grows Stronger

August 30, 2015 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ David Brooks on a threat the Left fails to fully understand or even acknowledge, let alone fight: The ISIS atrocities have descended like distant nightmares upon the numbed conscience of the world. The first beheadings of Americans had the power to shock, but since then there has been a steady barrage […]

Iraq: A Three-State Solution

August 16, 2015 by

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By Lawrence Sellin Ph.D. ~ In my November 2, 2006 United Press International article “Understanding Iraq” I wrote: “The United States needs to develop a strategy based on the worst-case scenario. If fragmentation of Iraq is inevitable, then the best course of action may be to step back, focus on development of areas of stability, […]

Obama Loses Iraq

August 16, 2015 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ The evidence from Lindsey Graham is compelling – Iraq wanted Barack Obama not to pull out all troops. And John Hinderaker rightly concludes: At one point Barack Obama and Joe Biden basked in the success of the surge that was authorized by George W. Bush and carried out by Gen. David […]

Obama Staffer Fires Gun at Boyfriend in Dispute + More – Daily Digest

August 11, 2015 by

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The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism.” —George Washington, Farewell Address, 1796 TOP RIGHT HOOKS Obama Staffer Fires Gun at Boyfriend in Dispute A special assistant to the president — the president who recently lamented that an inability to pass gun control was one of the great failures of his […]

ISIS And Mr. Expert

August 5, 2015 by

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A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ Read More by Yaakov Kirschen at Dry Bones . http://drybonesblog.blogspot.com/

Knock Knock

August 3, 2015 by

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A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ Read More by Yaakov Kirschen at Dry Bones . http://drybonesblog.blogspot.com/

Obama’s War Is Going So Well He Suggests We Fight Harder

July 8, 2015 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Barack Obama says the war against the Islamic State is going pretty well: Altogether, ISIL has lost more than a quarter of the populated areas that it had seized in Iraq. In Syria, ISIL lost at Kobani…. In short, ISIL’s recent losses in both Syria and Iraq prove that ISIL can […]

Fight Their Ideas

July 1, 2015 by

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A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ Support the Online Dry Bones Academy of Cartoon Advocacy and Activism. For further information about the Academy, please click on this link. Read More by Yaakov Kirschen at Dry Bones . http://drybonesblog.blogspot.com/                 Related articles Why we don’t like the Obama’s, brought to […]

Obama’s New ‘Angry’ Standard for Owning Guns + More – Daily Digest

June 22, 2015 by

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The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “Tyranny, like hell, is not easily conquered; yet we have this consolation with us, that the harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph.” —Thomas Paine, American Crisis, No. 1, 1776 TOP RIGHT HOOKS Obama’s New ‘Angry’ Standard for Owning Guns As we have already noted here and here, Barack […]

U.S. Has Power To Stop Train Wreck In Iraq, Syria

June 15, 2015 by

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By Dr. Peter Brookes ~ The unfolding political, humanitarian and security disaster involving Iraq, Syria and the Islamic State is like watching a slow-motion train wreck. You desperately want to look away, but you can’t. While President Obama has been tagged with not having a “complete strategy” for dealing with the Islamic State, based on […]

Pathetic: Obama Thinks THIS Will Save Iraq? He’s Dead Wrong…

June 14, 2015 by

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By LTC Allen West (U.S. Army Ret) ~ There are two words everyone who has served or is serving in the military does not want to hear: mission creep. It has been the deadly episode in the history of military operations throughout time. It is the piecemeal commitment of forces into a nebulous endeavor with […]

No Strategy. No Clue.

June 12, 2015 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ The Wednesday, June 10 Wall Street Journal headline at the top of the page was “Obama Set to Expand Troops in Iraq.” We were 589 days into the two terms Barack Hussein Obama has served in the office of President of the United States and he is as clueless now as […]

Obama’s Iraq Strategy: Leave It for the Next Prez + More – Daily Digest

June 8, 2015 by

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The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “[T]he opinion which gives to the judges the right to decide what laws are constitutional and what not, not only for themselves, in their, own sphere of action, but for the Legislature and Executive also in their spheres, would make the Judiciary a despotic branch.” —Thomas Jefferson, letter to Abigail […]

Theological Questions

June 1, 2015 by

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A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ According to the Times of India, in Syria and Iraq the ISIS Warriors (Sunnis) quiz captured Muslims to find out if they are the hated Shias with 4 questions: 4 questions ISIS rebels use to tell Sunni from Shia1. What is your name? A quick look at an Iraqi’s national […]

ISIS Runs From Amazon Warriors

May 30, 2015 by

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By Dr. Laina Farhat-Holzman ~ Even if you do not know the great Greek myths about the ancient women warriors, the Amazons, whom Plato described, most of you do remember Wonder Woman, that beautiful comic book heroine who was an Amazon warrior  princess. Plato’s Amazons were fierce; they could fight as well as any men, […]

The U.S. Must Fight Or Iraq Will Fall

May 28, 2015 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Former CIA officer Kevin Carroll is right. Baghdad could fall, with catastrophic results, unless the US starts to fight a real war. For instance: Use strategic air power America’s unrivalled air forces can hit Islamic State from anywhere: neighbouring countries, the sea and the continental US. Yet the sorties flown so […]

Memo to the GOP: Get Iraq Right

May 27, 2015 by

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Do NOT Betray America’s Blood and Treasure By Mark Alexander ~ “There is a rank due to the United States, among nations, which will be withheld, if not absolutely lost, by the reputation of weakness. If we desire to avoid insult, we must be able to repel it; if we desire to secure peace … […]

Obama Warns the Coast Guard of Rising Seas, Not Real Threats + More – Obama Warns the Coast Guard of Rising Seas, Not Real Threats

May 21, 2015 by

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The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “[W]hen all government, domestic and foreign, in little as in great things, shall be drawn to Washington as the center of all power, it will render powerless the checks provided of one government on another.” —Thomas Jefferson, letter to Charles Hammond, 1821 TOP RIGHT HOOKS Obama Warns the Coast Guard […]

DHS Report Undercuts Obama’s Amnesty Rationale + More – Daily Digest

May 18, 2015 by

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The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “Having been poor is no shame, but being ashamed of it, is.” —Benjamin Franklin, Poor Richards Almanack, 1749 TOP RIGHT HOOKS DHS Report Undercuts Obama’s Amnesty Rationale While Barack Obama’s amnesty actions are held up in court, the administration has argued Obama’s power grab is simply prosecutorial discretion and a […]

50 Shades Of Black

April 27, 2015 by

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A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ According to the Independent. The jihadi girls who went to Syria weren’t just radicalised by Isis — they were groomed “Around 60 women and girls are estimated to have left the UK to join Isis so far. The latest female recruits are three girls from Bethnal Green: Kadiza Sultana, Amira […]

After Massacre Video by ISIL, Obama Admits Faith of Victims + More – Daily Digest

April 20, 2015 by

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The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “Without religion, I believe that learning does real mischief to the morals and principles of mankind.” —Benjamin Rush, letter to John Armstrong, 1783 TOP 5 RIGHT HOOKS After Massacre Video by ISIL, Obama Admits Faith of Victims The Islamic State franchise in Libya released a 30-minute video over the weekend […]

Please Hold While the IRS Ignores Your Call + More – Daily Digest

April 17, 2015 by

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The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “Happy will it be for ourselves, and most honorable for human nature, if we have wisdom and virtue enough to set so glorious an example to mankind!” —Alexander Hamilton, Federalist No. 36, 1788 TOP 5 RIGHT HOOKS Please Hold While the IRS Ignores Your Call A few days before Income […]

ISIS: The Fourth Reich

March 24, 2015 by

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This is a tremendous essay by Nobel Prize Winner V.S. Naipual. His thesis, that the Islamic State is the biggest threat to the world since the Nazis, is born out by ISIS’s love of propaganda, hatred of Jews, and desire to dominate the world. If the world truly treasures freedom, the Islamic state must be […]