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Failings of our stealth ‘leader’: Military weakness, diplomatic malpractice

September 20, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Mona Charen “Oh, it’s a shame when you have a wan, diffident, professorial president with no foreign policy other than ‘don’t do stupid things.’ ” So griped President Obama to a select (and loose-lipped) group of dinner guests the other night. The president is annoyed that critics cannot […]

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Why We Need to Clean House in Washington! House Agrees to Arm, Train Syrian Rebels PLUS PLUS PLUS

September 17, 2014

Email this pageAnother reason we need to clean house in Washington!  The measure also renews the charter of the Export-Import Bank, which helps finance purchases of U.S. exports.  The legislation also includes $88 million to combat the outbreak of Ebola in West Africa. And gives Obama $500 Million to train Syrians. Submitted by:  Veronica Coffin […]

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The Unvetted, the Compromised, and the Blackmailed

September 12, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Cliff Kincaid     The administration that failed to adequately “vet” Edward Snowden is saying that it has “vetted” rebels in Syria for U.S. support. “We have a Free Syrian Army and a moderate opposition that we have steadily been working with that we have vetted,” Obama told […]

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Lt. Col. Ralph Peters On Obama’s ISIS Speech: ‘Shabby Pretense Of A Strategy…So Pathetic…It’s Idiotic Nonesense’

September 12, 2014

Email this pageLt. Col. Ralph Peters On Obama’s ISIS Speech: ‘Shabby Pretense Of A Strategy…So Pathetic…It’s Idiotic Nonesense’ h/t Pat Dollard Follow VeronicaCoffin

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NBC’s Richard Engel Slams Anti-American, Ignoramus Psychopath Obama’s ISIS Speech: ‘Wildly Off-Base’

September 12, 2014

Email this pageNBC’s Richard Engel Slams Anti-American, Ignoramus Psychopath Obama’s ISIS Speech: ‘Wildly Off-Base’ h/t Pat Dollard Follow VeronicaCoffin

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Obama is using 13-year-old authorization from Bush era to bomb ISIS without congressional approval

September 11, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin By David Martosko War on Terror part 2: Obama is using 13-year-old authorization from Bush era to bomb ISIS without congressional approval – which may be illegal! Obama said in 2007 that unless there is ‘an actual or imminent threat to the nation,’ a president ‘does not have power under […]

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WATCH, MUST-SEE: INTENSE VIDEO Of The USMC Battle To Liberate Ramadi From The Original ISIS (Al Qaeda In Iraq), As Filmed By @PatDollard

September 11, 2014

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Gun-wielding teen girls from Europe join ISIS

September 10, 2014

Email this pageGun-wielding teen girls from Europe join ISIS A pair of gun-wielding teenage girls from Austria are believed to have answered the call to jihad in Syria — and may be inspiring others to do the same. Samra Kesinovic, 16, and Sabina Selimovic, 15, are the daunting duo feared to be encouraging young Austrian […]

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U.S. No Longer has Influence in the Middle East

September 3, 2014

Email this pageAmericans may not want to go to war again in the Middle East, but they are beginning to ponder the loss of our influence and the threat the Islamic State represents. The main casualty so far? Barack Obama whom no one trusts any more. Submitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Alan Caruba The rise […]

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U.S. now officially irrelevant: Egypt and UAE bomb Libya without informing Obama

September 1, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Lt. Col. (Retired) Allen West      Once upon a time the global standing of the United States was respected, regarded and was credible. Of course, Barack Hussein Obama said he would restore America’s reputation and felt the George W. Bush administration had severely damaged our position. What […]

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The Growing ISIS Arsenal, Pt. 1

August 31, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin By: Brent Parrish The ISIS terrorist army are accumulating a growing arsenal of weaponry captured from overrun Syrian and Iraqi military bases and weapons’ depots as they rampage across the Middle East. So, I’d thought I’d list some of the more common weapons used by ISIS in Syria and […]

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DOD identifies US soldier stabbed to death near Kabul airport

August 24, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin   By DCG Stars and Stripes: The Pentagon identified a U.S. soldier stabbed to death in Kabul this week. Sgt. 1st Class Matthew I. Leggett, of Ruskin, Fla., died Wednesday after he was stabbed near the Kabul airport, Afghan police and government spokesmen said. The incident occurred about 10:30 […]

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Barack Obama, Wartime President

August 21, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin The cover of the New York Daily News this morning: By Jim Geraghty Or take a look at the response from . . . Chris Matthews: “I don’t know why he used the word ‘justice.’ It’s not appropriate here. This is an attack on our country, we have to […]

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These Are the Stories James Foley Risked His Life to Tell

August 20, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin The accomplished war reporter went deep into conflict zones and brought back stories to people who would not have otherwise heard them. <==James Foley captured this image of buildings damaged during clashes between Syrian rebels and regime forces in Aleppo on Aug. 31, 2012, a few months before he […]

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Media SILENT on Rally Against Jihadist Persecution in Times Square

August 19, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin   AFDI makes history in Union Square     Journalist Marion Dreyfus over at The American Thinker is struck by the media’s deafening silence on our rally for those slaughtered, persecuted and oppressed in jihadi wars and under Islamic law. CBS was there, but only mentioned that a “a […]

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Genocide! A Christian Holocaust

August 18, 2014

Email this pageHello world! There’s a massive genocide against Christians occurring throughout the Middle East and very little being done to stop it. Submitted by: Veronica Coffin By Alan Caruba In the last century and now this one, I have lived long enough to have been alive when the Nazis killed six million European Jews […]

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