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Is There a Terror Recruiting Problem in Minnesota?

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According to the U.S. Attorney for Minnesota, “We have a terror recruiting problem.” What does that mean? It is possible that this new story grossly exaggerates what was going on. I’m so used to news stories where the FBI recruits

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Just Say No to Remote Controlled Aircraft!

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In response to the Germanwings suicide/mass murder, the German aircraft control authority wants remote controlled aircraft. Thus reports Reuters: “German air controllers urge remote control of planes after crash.” The German air traffic control authority has urged the aviation industry

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Terrorism? What Terrorism? Cuba, Iran Get a Pass

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What’s a half-century of well-earned antagonism toward the Communist regime of Cuba if it stands in the way of the legend of President Obama? Apparently not a lot. Tossing away the considered opinions of generations of presidents, congressmen, national security experts,

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A Reason why Germanwings Passengers Died: Government Security?

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How national security policy might have contributed to the death of Germanwings passengers gives us a chance to re-think how we do national security. Since I have just written about “security regulations” at Heathrow Airport, perhaps it would be a

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Michael Gerson Tells Huge Lie That Americans Want to Believe

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Michael Gerson attacks Rand Paul and shows what kind of delusions he thinks his readers want to embrace. Ironically, Gerson’s headline in the Washington Post is “Rand Paul’s grand deception.” I don’t want to say much about Rand Paul in

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FBI Perpetrates False Flag Attack on Free Society

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It wasn’t that long ago that we conservatives were talking about “the false flag attack on the Second Amendment”—referring to one aspect of Fast and Furious among its many other sins. Up until the news broke, the Obama Administration had

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France Tightens the Noose on the Populace because Terrorism

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When France tightens the noose through controls and restrictions on the use of money, it is hurting ordinary citizens, not terrorists. A friend of the blog sent me this excellent newsletter article about new restrictions that the French government is

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Kerry: Iran to get Nuke Deal, 'Allah Willing'

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It was just a solitary phrase, spoken in passing at a chocolate shop. (Who spends their time in a chocolate shop?) But the fact that it was the secretary of state who said it, amid current circumstances, is enough to

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Obama Administration: Yemen Is One of our Successes

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The Obama Administration insists that Yemen still counts as a counter-terrorism success. How do we measure success or failure in our counterterrorism operations? We don’t know that U.S. drone strikes and other activities made Yemen more politically unstable or merely

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Anarchists Against Jihadists?

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The women soldiers battling ISIS in Syria are reportedly part of a movement of anarchists against Jihadists. I’m not a left-wing anarchist who opposes the market as if it were some kind of force for exploitation. And I’m certainly no

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Obama, Media Foiled as Netanyahu Pulls Off Stunning Win

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The fat lady is singin’ in Israel today, loud and clear. Despite recent snubs by President Obama, Nancy Pelosi and the majority of the Democratic Party; despite predictions by the media of a tight race and possible loss; despite endless

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Rand Paul Called It: US Weapons Sent to Syria Go to Al Qaeda

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US Weapons were sent to Syria to support “the good guys.” What happened next was predictable. The basic facts are as follows. Rand Paul has been warning anyone who would listen that it is insane to send US weapons into

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