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The U.S. Needs a New Yardstick for a New Kind of War

Body counts are never a good a yardstick for measuring progress in a war of ideas. That’s why the Pentagon freaked out Thursday when Stuart Jones… 875 more words

Beheadings Of Hostages By Jihadis Continue To Horrify Us - Here's A Question

Thanks to Drudge for the links:

Daniel Halper posted today on The Blog at The Weekly Standard.  The subject of the brief entry was that the White House Chief of Staff, Denis McDonough, “appeared” to “slip up” in his response to an ABC News anchor’s recent question.  566 more words


Blast From The Past

Twelve years ago (!!!), I wrote my first story for CNN. The subject was Australian Gitmo detainee David Hicks, who had just gotten access to a lawyer at the time. 17 more words

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Abu Muhammad al Amriki – YouTube Screenshot

Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) has introduced legislation to block re-entry into the United States by any citizen who has fought alongside Islamic Terrorists in foreign countries. 147 more words


Sleeper Cells: The Immigration Component of the Threat

Frontpage, by Michael Cutler, Jan. 23, 2015:

In the wake of the terror attacks in Paris, France terror raids were carried out in Belgium and Greece to identify, locate and hunt down so-called “sleepers cells.” Journalists and politicians have finally raised the issue of the threats potentially posed by sleeper agents in the United States, going back to the future — the same concerns about sleeper cells in the United States were voiced in the wake of the terror attacks of September 11, 2001 including by the then-director of the FBI, Robert Mueller. 635 more words

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