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Putting Higher Cost in Higher Education

August 23, 2013 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “Children should be educated and instructed in the principles of freedom.” –John Adams GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS Putting Higher Cost in Higher Education It’s back-to-school time and that means thinking about education policy. Student loan debt is now more than $1.2 trillion, most of which is federal loans, while job opportunities […]

Obama’s Bargain: Continued Stagnation

August 2, 2013 by


The Patriot Post ~ “No taxes can be devised which are not more or less inconvenient and unpleasant.” –George Washington While on his “Look What I Did to the Economy” tour in our hometown of Chattanooga Tuesday, Barack Obama offered up a new “grand bargain.” In exchange for raising corporate taxes, he promises to spend more […]

If Nobel Were Alive, Would He Take His Prize Back?

February 29, 2012 by


By James Carafano Ph.D.~ Shocker news: Apparently, you don’t have to do anything to promote the cause of peace to be nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize. Bradley Manning, the disturbed young soldier on trial for handing over classified government information to WikiLeaks, has been nominated for the prize. They might as well have nominated […]

Pvt. Manning-Wikileaks Hearing Reveals Army’s Security Weaknesses

December 20, 2011 by


By Jim Kouri, CPP. Security within the intelligence division of the U.S. military exhibits so much laxity that soldiers are able to play video games or watch motion pictures on intelligence computers, according to a hearing into the so-called Wikileaks scandal. Speaking during a hearing regarding Private Bradley Manning — the soldier who leaked thousands […]

Michael Moore: Wikileaker Bradley Manning Ignited Occupy Wall Street Movement

November 8, 2011 by


By Noel Sheppard Multimillionaire Occupy Wall Street supporter Michael Moore told protesters in San Francisco last month that the movement has its roots in Army Private Bradley Manning passing top secret classified information to Wikileaks. So enthusiastic was the crowd on hand that they voted to rename the area they were occupying Bradley Manning Plaza: […]

Pfc Bradley Manning, A Warning Writ Large

December 30, 2010 by


By Alan Caruba “All warfare is based on deception. There is no place where espionage is not used. Offer the enemy bait to lure him.” –Sun-Tzu (–400 B.C.) His cherubic face can be found on the many articles about an audacious assault on the military and diplomatic security of the nation. Liberals have adopted Private […]

NBC Suggests ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ Helped Drive Bradley Manning to Betray America

December 20, 2010 by


By Brad Wilmouth In a report aired on Sunday’s NBC Nightly News, correspondent Mike Taibbi raised the possibility that the Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell policy that prevented U.S. Army Private Bradley Manning from being openly gay in the military may have played a role in his decision to acquire and leak classified information to WikiLeaks. […]

Julian Assange and Bradley Manning – A Perspective

December 11, 2010 by


I wasn’t going to comment on the WikiLeaks exposure, because it only adds to the credence given to this release of documents, and anything I add would only be a personal perspective, but that personal opinion is something that is worthwhile adding to this debate. I’m reminded of an old metaphor: Live by the sword, […]

Crimes and Misdemeanors

August 31, 2010 by


By Burt Prelutsky As I sit here, I have no idea how things will play out for Charles Rangel and Maxine Waters, although I find it highly unlikely that either of them will end up in a congressional trial, no matter how much the defendants claim they wish to have the air cleared. When Nancy […]

WikiLeaks’ Spoiler and Sponger

August 2, 2010 by


By Alan Caruba Julian Assange first came to public notice when he was caught hacking into the computer networks, including that of Nortel, a Canadian communications firm. In 1995 he escaped prison time after admitting to twenty-five charges. He was fined and released. He has since made headlines worldwide as the spokesperson for Wikileaks, the […]