Browsing All posts tagged under »Libya«

Cleveland Settles With DOJ Over Policing Investigation + More – Daily Digest

May 26, 2015 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “[A]ll speculative politicians will agree, that the happiness of society is the end of government, as all divines and moral philosophers will agree that the happiness of the individual is the end of man. From this principle it will follow that the form of government which communicates ease, comfort, security, […]

Judge Halts DC’s Rule Requiring Justification for 2A Rights + More – Daily Digest

May 20, 2015 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “Men, to act with vigor and effect, must have time to mature measures, and judgment and experience, as to the best method of applying them. They must not be hurried on to their conclusions by the passions, or the fears of the multitude. They must deliberate, as well as resolve.” […]

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

April 20, 2015 by


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 […]

Iran Nuke Deal Harder and Harder for Josh Earnest to Justify + More – Daily Digest

March 24, 2015 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “Where is the security for property, for reputation, for life, if the sense of religious obligation desert the oaths which are the instruments of investigation in courts of justice?” –George Washington, Farewell Address, 1796 TOP 5 RIGHT HOOKS Iran Nuke Deal Harder and Harder for Josh Earnest to Justify Josh […]

What We Learned From Boston

April 26, 2013 by


The Patriot Post ~ “The battle, sir, is not to the strong alone; it is to the vigilant, the active, the brave.” –Patrick Henry Since the bombs exploded in Boston last Monday, the terror attacks have dominated the news cycle. There are some important things to learn from this latest act of jihad against our […]

A Day Late and a Trillion Dollars Short 

January 4, 2013 by


The Patriot Post ~ “An unlimited power to tax involves, necessarily, a power to destroy; because there is a limit beyond which no institution and no property can bear taxation.” –John Marshall Waiting until after the U.S. technically plunged over the so-called fiscal cliff on Jan. 1, Congress and the White House finally reached a […]

Leftists Exploit Pain for Political Gain

December 21, 2012 by


The Patriot Post ~ “The right of the citizens to keep and bear arms has justly been considered as the palladium of the liberties of a republic.” –Joseph Story The nation is still reeling over the dreadful events in Newtown, Connecticut, one week ago. We mourn the tragic loss of life, and we weep and […]

ISW Discusses the Surge in Afghanistan with Recent Commanders

December 7, 2012 by


Institute for the Study of War ~          For Immediate Release ~ Washington, D.C. – On November 30, 2012, the Institute for the Study of War welcomed Major General (Promotable) James Huggins and Lieutenant Colonel (Promotable) J.B. Vowell to The Army and Navy Club to discuss the effects of the surge in Afghanistan and the […]

Gambling With the Nation’s Future

November 30, 2012 by


The Patriot Post ~ “No government, any more than an individual, will long be respected without being truly respectable.” –James Madison Good news, America: Those who believe that our nation has “barbarians at the gates” are dead wrong. The bad news: The barbarians are already well inside the gates, running the federal government. The Barbarian-in-Chief […]

The Heavy Burden of ObamaCare

November 16, 2012 by


The Patriot Post ~ “Society in every state is a blessing, but government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state an intolerable one.” –Thomas Paine Now that the reality of Barack Obama’s re-election is settling in, the U.S. economy is shifting and making the necessary adjustments to brace […]

Obama’s Debate Debacle

October 5, 2012 by


The Patriot Post ~ “[T]here is a degree of depravity in mankind which requires a certain degree of circumspection and distrust.” –James Madison If you were among the 67 million Americans who tuned in to Wednesday night’s presidential debate, you saw Barack Obama utterly outmatched by Mitt Romney in such dramatic fashion that Obama’s Leftmedia […]

Overreaction to Nuclear Troubles in Japan + More

March 18, 2011 by


The Patriot Post Digest The Foundation “In planning, forming, and arranging laws, deliberation is always becoming, and always useful.” –James Wilson Government & Politics Beware Nuclear Fallout The March 11 earthquake off the coast of Japan and the ensuing tsunami is a tragedy hard to comprehend. Thousands are dead, entire villages are gone and hundreds […]

SCOTUS Westboro Ruling Both a Tragedy and Correct + More

March 7, 2011 by


The Patriot Post Brief The Foundation “We must take human nature as we find it, perfection falls not to the share of mortals.” –George Washington Opinion in Brief “Fred Phelps, the deranged pastor of the Westboro Baptist Church — which is more like a family entourage of psychos — has devised a scheme for getting […]

The Definition of ‘Flexibility’

March 4, 2011 by


The Patriot Post Digest The Foundation “The powers delegated by the proposed Constitution to the federal government are few and defined. Those which are to remain in the State governments are numerous and indefinite.” –James Madison, Federalist No. 45 Government & Politics It Depends on What the Definition of ‘Flexibility’ Is ObamaCare remains so unpopular […]

Obama Takes A Stand on Libya

February 27, 2011 by


By Nancy Morgan Obama has finally taken a stand on the ongoing carnage in Libya. After nine days of silence, he has finally, and forcefully, condemned the “outrageous” crackdown by Libyan security forces on protesters. He also said that a unified international response was forming. Whew. Translation: America will stand firmly behind the United Nations. […]

Shutdown Showdown + More

February 25, 2011 by


The Patriot Post Digest The Foundation “Taxes should be continued by annual or biennial reeactments, because a constant hold, by the nation, of the strings of the public purse is a salutary restraint from which an honest government ought not wish, nor a corrupt one to be permitted, to be free. … We must not […]

Nightmare Scenario

February 25, 2011 by


A Dry Bones Cartoon It’s one AM. Earlier, I saw a newscast of Gaddafi’s insane ramblings about how Al Queda is behind the Libyan rebellion. Just before I trudged off to bed, I sketched this cartoon about what if Whacko Gaddafi were telling the truth and nobody believes him. I showed it to the LSW […]

Human Rights

February 23, 2011 by


A Dry Bones Cartoon Yup. In May of 2003 the Human Rights Commission of the United Nations elected the ambassador of Gaddaffi’s Libya to be its president. The vote was 33 to 3 in favor. Read More Dry Bones by Yaakov Kirschen

The UN’s Judges Are The Crooks

October 4, 2010 by


By Andrew Bolt Emeritus Professor Irwin Cottler, a former Canadian Attorney-General, says the UN needs to be cleaned up: The election of Libya—one of the world’s worst human rights violators—to the UN Human Rights Council as it commences its new session is an affront to the case and cause of human rights… Indeed, what is […]

Obama Wasn’t Quite So Tough On The Bomber Last Year

July 26, 2010 by


By Andrew Bolt Barack Obama wasn’t quite as opposed to the disgraceful freeing of the Lockerbie bomber as he now claims: THE US government secretly advised Scottish ministers it would be “far preferable” to free the Lockerbie bomber than jail him in Libya. Correspondence obtained by The Sunday Times reveals the Obama administration considered compassionate […]

ABC Reporter Skips Over Gadhafi’s Wish That Obama ‘Stay Forever As President’

September 26, 2009 by


By Tim Graham Talk radio noticed, but the networks did not. During his long-winded speech to the United Nations on Wednesday, Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi proclaimed “We are content and happy if Obama can stay forever as the president of the United States of America…The American presidents used to say to us, they shall terrorize […]

Lockerbie, The Anger

September 5, 2009 by


As American anger grows at the release of the Lockerbie Bomber (for “compassionate” reasons) the real story is starting to break. According to the London Sunday Times: Secret Letters Reveal Labour’s Libyan Deal“DURING the past year a small ship bristling with computers and seismic equipment has been crisscrossing the Gulf of Sidra, in the Mediterranean […]

America’s International Standing Flounders Under Obama

August 31, 2009 by


By Christopher G Adamo Once again, a dose of reality is needed to properly assess the real effect that Barack Obama is having on America’s standing among the nations of the world. And as usual, the truth is far less glowing than the liberal media enclave would have us believe. Americans are incessantly told that […]

Gadhafi’s Camping Trip Is A Bloody Outrage

August 29, 2009 by


By Michelle Malkin How much more suffering does the Obama administration want to inflict upon American relatives of the Lockerbie bombing murder victims? Watching Lockerbie terrorist Abdel Baset al-Megrahi walk free after serving a measly eight years of a life sentence was cruel enough. Next, Lockerbie families endured the despicable hero’s welcome party thrown for […]