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by | Sep 5, 2022

When Iraqi Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr announced his “definitive” retirement from politics last week, his armed militias and allies did what they usually do. The riots in Baghdad killed at least 30 people. Al-Sadr, after ordering his followers to leave…

by | Jul 8, 2022

After the Russian invasion on Feb. 24, Ukrainian refugees arriving in Poland reacted with delight and even shock to the warmth of their reception. “We have everything, really everything, even too much stuff. The people here are amazing, so generous,…

by | Mar 7, 2022

So as thousands of conservative activists gathered in Orlando, Florida, for the Conservative Political Action Conference — CPAC — in the heart of the Swamp — Washington, D.C. — there was this news in the Hill: GOP critics of Trump…

by | Mar 7, 2022

Last week, while interviewing former U.S. Secretary of Defense William Cohen on Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, CNN reporter Christiane Amanpour predictably called out Israel for failing to “read Putin the riot act.” Amanpour proceeded to ask Cohen why Israel did…

by | Feb 3, 2022

Navy SEALs got bin Laden. This Thursday, Army Special Forces got ISIS leader al-Qurayshi in Syria. In both cases, our military got the lowdown on where the terror leader was located — with help from Pakistanis taking enormous risks by…

by | Oct 3, 2021

As the prospect of great numbers of Afghans fleeing their country — five million have been mentioned — comes into focus, a near-universal assumption exists that the West — meaning here Western and Central Europe, the United States, Canada, Australia, and…

by | May 3, 2021

Last week, leaked audiotape revealed that then-Secretary of State John Kerry allegedly told Iran’s foreign minister Javad Zarif that Israel had covertly attacked Syria “at least” 200 times, information that Zarif stated he previously had not known. This contradicted several…

by | Dec 7, 2020

I interviewed Dr. M. Zuhdi Jasser in January 2017, July 2017, September 2018, May 2019, and February 2020 on a range of topics including Islamism and what he believes is its antidote, the Muslim Reform Movement. This is a follow-up…

by | Jun 8, 2020

America’s cities are aflame. The federal treasury is empty. The electorate is angry. The world is intractable. China is on the march. Can we finally agree that Uncle Sam should stop playing GloboCop? The role never made sense. The Constitution…

by | Oct 28, 2019

Say what you want about nation-building; its results pale next to the can-do of American fighting men. In a lightning raid preceded by aerial bombardments themselves preceded by months of intelligence gathering and surveillance, American soldiers located a leading Arab…

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