Obama and Hillary made the Arab world safe for radical Islam

My friend Larry Sellin has written an article for Family Security Matters titled: How Obama and Hillary made the Arab world safe for radical Islam.  It’s so good I have taken the liberty of posting it here, in its entirety. All the links embedded in the original article have been retained. This is well worth the read. Far from… Read More »

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UN allows Iran to do its own inspections of its past violations!


There are many definitions of insanity, but the nuke deal with Iran has created a host of new ones. Before the ink was dry on the deal with Iran, Obama went to the UN and got its approval and blessing.  You see, the deal was not between Iran, the U.S. and several other countries, it… Read More »

Paul Bremer and the senior leadership of the Islamic State (IS)

When Paul Bremer disbanded the Iraqi Army by fiat in 2003, he created thousands of recruits for the Sunni insurgency, Al Qaeda, and for the Islamic State.  This single action did more than anything else to destroy Iraq, other than Bush’s invasion itself. We have known for many years that Bremer’s decision created recruits for… Read More »

Iraq War Casualties

Iraq War Report

An article by Ben Christie posted on the website Collective Evolution, provides insight into the Iraq War casualties caused by the U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003. In addition to U.S. soldiers killed and injured, the toll on Iraqi lives has been extensive, and not just because of direct military conflict. America’s attempted liberation of Iraq in the first decade… Read More »

ISIL grew from Bush’s “destruction” of Iraq’s socialist economy

The Sykes-Picot Agreement Map, signed in 1916.
(The National Archives (United Kingdom), catalogued under document record MPK1/426., CC BY)

In an article written on November 10, 2014, Noah Bassil described much of the fallout from Bush’s invasion of Iraq in 2003, specifically the effects on the Iraqi economy from the actions of Paul Bremer and the CPA. Mr. Bassil’s piece goes back to the Sykes-Picot Agreement of 1916, signed by the English and French. There is… Read More »