Browsing All posts tagged under »Middle East«

Trouble in Cyprus It Can Happen Here, Too

March 22, 2013 by


The Patriot Post ~ “The moment the idea is admitted into society that property is not as sacred as the laws of God, and that there is not a force of law and public justice to protect it, anarchy and tyranny commence.” –John Adams The tiny Mediterranean island of Cyprus is currently mulling over its […]

Mind Changing on Missile Defense

March 20, 2013 by


The Patriot Post ~ The Foundation “To judge from the history of mankind, we shall be compelled to conclude that the fiery and destructive passions of war reign in the human breast with much more powerful sway than the mild and beneficent sentiments of peace; and that to model our political systems upon speculations of […]

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 […]

Tone-Deaf Obama and the Gulf Oil Disaster + More

June 16, 2010 by


The Patriot Post Chronicle The Foundation “Here comes the orator! With his flood of words, and his drop of reason.” –Benjamin Franklin The Demo-gogues The Oval Office Address (Short Version): “I’ve returned … I assembled a team … I’d like to lay out … I’ve authorized … I urge the governors … I saw and […]

Mr. President, Do You Have Any Clue As To WHY Thomas Jefferson Kept A Copy Of The Koran?

June 7, 2009 by


During his recent tour of the Mid-East, President Obama made many inaccurate references as to the place of Islam in the history of modern civilization. The fact that the majority of them were incorrect seemed to be a moot point, as the apparent point of the trip appeared to be for the President to apologize […]

The Ultimate Counterterrorism Weapon

November 13, 2008 by


THE ULTIMATE COUNTERTERRORISM WEAPON Douglas Farah In the day-to-day discussions and actions to combat terrorism, particularly radical Islamist terrorism, we generally agree that it will be a long struggle that could last generations. I agree. But it is useful to step back and realize there is a powerful weapon that we CAN use to great […]