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Christians and Torture: What Should You Know?

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In the wake of the declassified summary of the Senate Intelligence Report (or the report of the Democrats on that committee), Joe Carter has written  about Christians and torture: “7 Things that Christians Should Know about Torture.” Carter is Director

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Torture Is Just another Failed Government Program

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Full-disclosure, even though I think torture is a failure as a routine program, I don’t know that it is sinful in all circumstances. (See more below.) The Senate’s torture report is out. Here is the interpretation pushed by the regime mouthpiece

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The Battle for Ukraine

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For Ukraine, the U.S. and Russia must find an exit if not stage a reset. The Kremlin is forbidding in even the best of weather. On the dark, dreary days when I recently visited Moscow the seat of Russia’s presidency was

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AP: U.S. Working with Syrian Terrorists

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They hid it under a misleading headline, but the Associated Press admits the U.S. is sponsoring Jihadists and Syrian terrorists. My thanks go to “We Are Change” for catching this: The Associated Press headline sounds innocuous: “Rebels push forward in

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Autopsy: OK Beheading Victim Died as a Crusader

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Medical examiner says beheading victim died fighting her Muslim assailant. From NewsOK.com: “Autopsy of Moore beheading victim released.” Colleen Hufford, 54, died from decapitation due to multiple sharp force trauma to her neck, according to the state medical examiner’s office.

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GOP Intelligence Captured by the State Department?

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Lindsey Graham’s reaction to the Benghazi report raises the question of whether GOP intelligence has been captured by the State Department. By “GOP intelligence,” I mean Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee. As CNN reports, “Sen. Lindsey Graham: GOP-led Benghazi

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Barack Obama Secretly Authorizes More Afghanistan Fighting

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It isn’t just Iraq; the President has ensured more Afghanistan fighting as well. We already know that Barack Obama is intent on sending Americans back to fight in Iraq, and the Pentagon is encouraging him to do so. But now

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Military Reconsidering Putting Ground Troops in Iraq

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We were promised no ground troops. Now that he has sent over 3000 of them, the Pentagon is “reconsidering” ground troops. According to the Washington Times, President Obama’s top military advisers revealed Thursday that the administration is rethinking whether to

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Rand Paul on Barack Obama, War Criminal

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Rand Paul does not directly call the President a war criminal, but he does say that his war is illegal. So I don’t know what else we can deduce from the Kentucky Senator’s argument in the Daily Beast: “Obama’s ISIS

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U.S. Media Is Ignoring Putin’s Aggression.

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Putin’s aggression is getting no media attention and no U.S. response. From Newsweek: “Putin Is More Dangerous Than ISIS and 1,000 Al Qaedas Says Garry Kasparov.” Garry Kasparov, the world’s most renowned chess master, has branded Vladimir Putin “the most

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The Nobel Peace Prize Winner Sending Us Back to Iraq

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With the announcement of doubling of troops, it is clear that the White House is sending us back to Iraq. Because we made Iraq unstable and unable to defend itself from terrorists, we are now sending a surge of American

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Should Canadians Be Surprised at a Terrorist Attack?

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Before any response to this critique of the Canadian government’s statements about the terrorist attack, read the entire post–including the addenda. I put this here to stimulate some much needed thought and conversation. (Note that the editorial was actually written about

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