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The strategy that President Obama laid out Wednesday night to “degrade and ultimately destroy the terrorist group known as ISIL,” is incoherent, inconsistent and, ultimately, non-credible. A year ago, Obama and John Kerry were straining...
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The latest upsurge in Islamic extremism, carried out by “ISIS” or “the Islamic State,” should be deeply troubling for all Americans. I must admit that at the sight of innocents, including innocent Americans and Christians attempting to...
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Mark Twain said that “history doesn’t repeat itself, but it does rhyme.” Mark Steyn is fairly adept at spotting the rhymes, and today, as Iraq disintegrates, he eyed another one.
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(An excerpt from American Conservatism: An Encyclopedia, 2005) The roots of this ongoing conflict, a war which has raged at various levels of intensity from 1990 to the present, lie in the early twentieth...

Erik Prince Please forgive the brevity of this "With Both Barrels." It's the weekend.  

I wasn't planning on posting, but Dedra is still drinking coffee, the kids are cleaning (whoo-hoo!), and it's...

In light of Bruce Frohnen's post which references the "combox" conversation between Kevin Roberts, John Willson and myself, I am taking the liberty of posting my comments regarding my post (Pat Buchanan post) below....

Asked if the United States might send still more troops to Afghanistan, if the Obama surge is not succeeding by year’s end, Vice President Joe Biden answered, “I do not believe so.” So, that is it. Biden...