Browsing All posts tagged under »Obama Foreign Policy«

Stabbing Israel In The Back

November 5, 2013 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ If Barack Obama told me “I have your back”, I would spend a lot of time looking over my shoulder. His promises to Israel are dirt, worthless, and duplicitous in the extreme. Taken together, they have ensured that Israel will attack some of Iran’s facilities that are striving to make it […]

Guessing Game

September 27, 2013 by

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A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ Today’s cartoon raises a simple question. So what’s your guess? Read More by Yaakov Kirschen at Dry Bones . http://drybonesblog.blogspot.com/

We Need To Be Honest; Dispensing With The Spin

September 11, 2013 by

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By Frank Salvato ~ As we consider the anniversary of September 11th – now, both 2001 and 2012, it is important to consider some simple truths. These truths eluded our government and the nation in the early days after September 11th, 2001, because partisan politicians in Washington, DC, erected walls that kept our law enforcement […]

Egyptian Christian Leader On Obama’s Silence On Persecution Of Christians: “He Did Not Speak Loud For This And Shame On Him If He Is A Christian”

August 31, 2013 by

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By Pamela Geller ~ That’s a mighty big if ….. Egyptian Christian leader on Obama’s silence on persecution of Church: “He did not speak loud for this and shame on him if he is a Christian” Jihadwatch “The spokesman of the White House who…was asked ‘What is the red line for the Christians in Egypt?’ […]

Cold War Lessons

August 28, 2013 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ Some very interesting realignments are taking place in the world, often between nations one would think have little in common. The threat of fanatical Islam in the form of the Muslim Brotherhood and al Qaeda related groups has produced unexpected outcomes. Russia, China and Iran are supporting Syria which is under […]

Could Syria Spark WWIII?

August 26, 2013 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ Who recalls that one of the reasons Americans approved the invasions of Iraq was the fact that Saddam Hussein had used poison gas to kill Kurds? Now we are told that Bashar al-Assad, Syria’s strongman, has used poison gas to defeat the rebels trying to overthrow him, but the attack killed […]

Abandoning The Middle East

August 12, 2013 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ A map of the U.S. embassies and consulates throughout the Middle East and Northern Africa tells you everything need to know about Barack Obama’s failed foreign policy. It is worth noting that Britain and France also choose to close many of their diplomatic posts. The West which has had a long […]

About Chuck Hagel And US Foreign Policy

February 7, 2013 by

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By Diana West ~ About Chuck Hagel. Watching yesterday’s morning session of his Senate confirmation hearings on C-SPAN made me nothing if not uneasy. There are, I have to confess, aspects of Hagel’s foreign policy that intersect with my own beliefs: those that stem from his apparently sincere drive not to see US troops wasted […]

Outgoing Secretary Of The Statement

February 2, 2013 by

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By Tom McLaughlin ~ “What difference does it make?” That’s the mantra of the Obama Administration now, and it’s not just about what happened in Benghazi. It’s about many things, like twice taking an oath to preserve, protect, and defend the Constitution of the United States, so help me God – and then ignoring it. […]

Clinton Attempts to Dismiss Leaked Benghazi E-Mails

October 26, 2012 by

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By Helle Dale ~ Yesterday, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton responded in an interview with television reporters to the leak of incriminating State Department e-mails from September 11. It was another disgraceful performance by an Obama Administration official, an attempt to flagrantly dismiss mounting, incriminating evidence. The e-mails, obtained by Reuters and CBS, informed other […]

Contradictory Evidence Swallows Administration Libya Cover-Up

October 25, 2012 by

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By Helle Dale and Caitlin Duvall ~ The e-mails sent around the federal government on the night of the September 11 attacks in Benghazi, Libya, have finally been obtained by the U.S. media. Since the tragic events well over a month ago, Members of Congress have been asking for a clear answer from the executive […]

Rep. Peter King: President Obama Must Move Beyond Political Correctness To Fight Islamists

October 24, 2012 by

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By Jim Kouri, CPP. ~ While the Obama administration and many members of the elite news media appear confused as to the true nature of the national security threat posed by al-Qaeda, and its offshoots Al Shabaab, Boko Haram and al-Qaeda on the Arabian Peninsula, Congressman Peter King (R-NY) appears to be the “go-to” lawmaker […]

Islam’s Many Murders of Americans

October 23, 2012 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ Editor’s Note: This commentary was written prior to the third presidential debate. Moments in history are markers from which we are expected to draw some lessons. Thus, October 23, 1983, twenty-nine years ago, was the date of the bombing of the U.S. Marine barracks in Beirut, Lebanon. It had been preceded […]

Final Debate Memo to Mitt

October 22, 2012 by

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The Monday Brief from The Patriot Post  ~ The Foundation “National defense is one of the cardinal duties of a statesman.” –John Adams Final Debate Memo to Mitt From Mark Alexander Last week, I met with one of the brightest Republican Senators in Congress, a longtime friend. I asked him if he thought Obama’s October […]

Hillary Clinton Protects Obama On Libya

October 16, 2012 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Hillary Clinton takes one for the team: Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said the bucks stops with her when it comes to who is blame for a deadly assault on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi. “I take responsibility” for what happened on September 11, Clinton said… Clinton insisted President Barack […]

Can Obama’s Foreign Policies Suck Any Worse?

October 10, 2012 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ Other than the sound bites on the TV news, I doubt that most people have actually read Mitt Romney’s Monday speech at the Virginia Military Institute. It was extraordinary and demonstrated a grasp of the many regions of the world that pose problems for their citizens, their neighbors, and, in some […]

An Incriminating Timeline: Obama Administration and Libya (VIDEO)

October 9, 2012 by

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By Helle Dale ~ The latest incriminating information on the U.S. consulate attack in Benghazi, Libya indicates that the State Department turned down a request for additional security from concerned U.S. embassy staff. New evidence shows there were security threats in Libya in the months prior to the deadly September 11 attack that killed U.S. […]

To Promote Freedom Abroad, Practice It Here

October 6, 2012 by

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By Star Parker ~ Baseball player Yogi Berra once said, “You can see a lot just by looking” — simple wisdom that President Barack Obama is not likely to heed. In order to see, you have to want to look at the truth that’s actually out there. – With reality so different from how our […]

Global Verdict on Obama’s Crumbling Foreign Policy

October 3, 2012 by

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By Helle Dale ~ Recent survey results show that the Obama Administration’s foreign policy has been unsuccessful in the promotion of America and in improving hostile relationships, especially in the Middle East. What’s more, polls taken by Transatlantic Trends 2012 show that the disapproval of the current Administration continues to grow. Directly linked to the […]

Obama at U.N. in Defense of Free Speech—Sort Of

September 26, 2012 by

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By Helle Dale ~ Speaking at the United Nations this morning, for the first time since anti-American violence erupted in the Middle East on September 11, President Obama found his voice in defense of freedom of expression, American values, and the work of murdered U.S. Ambassador Christopher Stevens. Though two weeks too late, it was […]

Obama Should Admire Himself Less And Fear The Mob More

September 26, 2012 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ The New York Times is pro-Obama, yet now describes a neophyte whose megalomania drove US foreign policy over a Muslim cliff: President Hosni Mubarak did not even wait for President Obama’s words to be translated before he shot back. “You don’t understand this part of the world,” the Egyptian leader broke […]

Obama Policy Meltdown

September 19, 2012 by

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By Tom McLaughlin ~ It’s not about the film. Radical Muslims kill us because we’re Americans. That’s what their sheiks and imams tell them to do. Jews, Americans, and the British are at the top of their hit list – and in that order. All other westerners are on the list too, along with all […]

The Obama Foreign Policy: A Non Sequitur

September 16, 2012 by

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By Frank Salvato ~ Up until September 11th, 2012, the Obama campaign truly believed that their candidate had the upper hand on the issue of foreign policy. In fact, during Mr. Obama’s nomination acceptance speech just last week, he portrayed Mr. Romney as “new to foreign policy.” But while it is true that Mr. Obama […]

Egypt Drifts Away from Democracy

June 17, 2012 by

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By James Phillips ~ Egypt has been plunged into confusion by the judicial coup mounted against the recently elected parliament, which was dissolved by a ruling of Egypt’s Supreme Constitutional Court. The Egyptian army undoubtedly acted behind the scenes, using the court as a sock puppet to limit the power of the Muslim Brotherhood, which […]