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No Strategy. No Clue.

By Alan Caruba ~

The Wednesday, June 10 Wall Street Journal headline at the top of the page was “Obama Set to Expand Troops in Iraq.” We were 589 days into the two terms Barack Hussein Obama has served in the office of President of the United States and he is as clueless now as he was when he arrived on January 20, 2009. 650 more words

Public Opinion

The Only Thing That Inspires Obama’s Passion…

…is his own personal ambition.

I had this thought while considering Obama’s bloodless, tepid reaction to ISIS’ burning alive their captured Jordanian pilot in a cage. 395 more words

Patricia A. Nugent: Forgive Me, Mr. President

Maybe it’s that pesky Sixth Commandment: Thou shalt not kill. Or verse 5:53 of the Koran: Who so kills a soul, unless it be for murder or for wreaking corruption in the land, it shall be as if he had killed all mankind; and he who saves a life, it shall be as if he had given life to all mankind. 1,199 more words

Opinion Leaders

U.S. military vs. climate change

President Obama delivered the keynote address at the Coast Guard Academy’s commencement this past Wednesday, and informed the new young officers that climate change is one of the biggest threats we face. 431 more words

Global Warming

Hope Is Not a Strategy

There is a definition of insanity often attributed to Einstein. It is that insanity is doing something over and over again and expecting a different result. 346 more words

Policy

Reflection- John Pilger

The session about John Pilger and The War You Don’t See was very enlightening.

John Pilger started out as a war correspondent covering the Vietnam war then later he became an investigative journalist and in his programme named above he set about bringing the truth to people about, particularly, the invasion of Iraq in 2003 and the ‘War on Terrorism’ in Afghanistan. 161 more words

CATS (John)

Dempsey: Iraqi Forces Not Driven From Ramadi, They Drove Out of Ramadi

By Jim Garamone
DoD News, Defense Media Activity

BRUSSELS, May 20, 2015 – Iraqi security forces weren’t “driven from” Ramadi, they “drove out of Ramadi,” the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said here today. 465 more words

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