National Security

9/11 Where Were You?

Veterans’ Tales by Allen Ness I was an Observer/Controller at the Joint Readiness Training Center, Ft Polk, LA.  The Command took care of us, when we weren’t in the “box” we worked half days and three or four day weekends.  Ft Polk is the middle of nowhere but is within five [Read More]

Donald Trump

Fixing Gaza…Permanently

Since March 30th, much of the world’s press and a chunk of the so-called ‘international community’ has been focusing on a series of what can only be called violent riots emanating from Gaza against Israel’s border. Of course the media refers to them as protests, and the rioters as protestors [Read More]

Islam Europe War
Islam

Europe and Islam — it’s not just terrorism there; it’s all-out war

While we’re paying attention to Russia’s corrupt dance with the Obama administration and the Clintons, don’t forget that Islam is still at war in Europe. My wanderings across the internet today put two closely related things before my eyes, one of which is a news report and the other an [Read More]

Israel

The EU, Jews And Hypocrisy

There’s been a lot of talk by the EU’s press and certain politicians about ‘Nazis’ during the recent EU elections, the rise of what’s referred to as the anti-semitic right and how dangerous it is for EU Jews. And of course. the politicians now in power pledge to fight anti-semitism. [Read More]

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National Security

Remembrances from September 11, the day America changed

It’s been 16 years, but for those of us who remember September 11, 2001, the memories are still raw. Here’s a round-up of interesting and moving articles. These are articles and videos about September 11, both remembrances and analyses, that caught my eye during my morning reading. Some are old, [Read More]

Islam

Another London Terrorist Attack

There has apparently been another serious London terrorist attack A van plowed into Muslims leaving the Finsbury Park Mosque to walk home after taraweh, the prayers said before breaking the Ramadan fast. There are a number of casualties reported. London Ambulance Service Deputy Director of Operations, Kevin Bate said: “We were [Read More]

Nominations

Islamist Terror: The Best Defense

By: Mike McDaniel    22 May, 2017, Manchester, England: an Islamist suicide bomber killed 22 and injured 116. Many were young girls and their mothers, attending a concert. 3 June, 2017, London Bridge, London England: three jihadists wearing fake bomb vests killed seven and injured at least 48 by running them down with [Read More]

World

I refuse to be “one” with London

Pardon my bluntness, but I am not “one” with London today. I prayed for London before. To what avail? They learned nothing from 7/7, Westminster, and other attacks. On Saturday night, three Muslims plowed into people on a bridge in London, and stabbed a few more people. I feel sorry [Read More]

Illustrated edition Melania and Michelle
Politics

The Bookworm Beat 5/23/17 — the illustrated edition and open thread

It’s another superb illustrated edition, with thought-provoking posters about politics, social issues, and foreign policy. You won’t want to miss it. This is first and foremost an illustrated edition post except . . . before you even look at these posters, please read Victor Davis Hanson’s “Regime Change by Any Other [Read More]

World

20 Dead in Manchester Terrorist Attack

At least 20 people are dead and many wounded after a terrorist attack in Manchester, UK. The attack occurred at a concert in Manchester Arena by pop singer Ariana Grande. It was diabolically planed to exert maximum carnage. The killer or killers waited until the show was over and people [Read More]

Emmanuel Macron French Election
World

The French election provides another entry in the “Do Progressives even listen to themselves?” category

Macron’s victory in the French election has provided Progressives with another opportunity to reveal their hypocrisy, stupidity, and all-around nastiness. I had a marvelous trip this past weekend, and came back yearning to blog, only to find waiting for me a legal project with a tight deadline. While I work [Read More]

Pinocchio Lies Lying Liars
Islam

The Bookworm Beat 3/27/17 — the living in a world of lies edition and open thread

In a world in which Leftism and Islam have joined in battle for ascendancy, lies are the coin of the realm and truth is a rare and precious commodity. The posts to which I’ve linked today, for the most part, illustrate the lies that permeate modern Western culture. Law written in [Read More]

9th Circuit ruling refugees three stooges Rule of Law
Islam

The Bookworm Beat 3/16/17 — the illustrated refugees edition

Following the 9th Circuit’s tyrannical refugees ruling, here is astute visual commentary as well as links to cogent analyses of the decision’s myriad flaws. Judge Derrick K. Watson’s 43-page, law free rant against Donald Trump’s perfectly constitutional executive order, today I’m offering you a special illustrated edition devoted to refugees [Read More]

World

UPDATE: Yes, Axe Attack In Germany Was Jihad. Today, A Second Attack

Yesterday, I reported on a shocking attack in Germany at the Dusseldorf train station by men using axes that injured five people, one critically. The police caught either one or two suspects depending on who’s reporting it. Of course, with German elections nearing the authorities weren’t releasing any information on [Read More]