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The deadly jihad attack on Camp Bastion: Two years later

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 14, 2014 08:13 AM

Today is the 2nd anniversary of the deadly attack on Camp Bastion in Afghanistan. Regular readers of this website have been fully informed about the horrible jihad siege on the base, which occurred three days after the Benghazi attack. But for most Americans, Camp Bastion holds no significance. Two years later, there has been little […]

Military death benefits outrage: Camp Bastion widow has challenge for Congress and POTUS

By Michelle Malkin  •  October 8, 2013 01:22 PM

Donnella Raible, widow of Camp Bastion hero Lt. Col. Raible, has a message for Congress as families of the fallen face denial of death gratuity benefits during the shutdown. She wrote to me this morning: I am so mad about the government not paying the immediate death benefit. Let me explain: The day that Chris […]

A Camp Bastion mom’s call of duty

By Michelle Malkin  •  October 4, 2013 09:17 AM

A Camp Bastion mom’s call of duty by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2013 The families of two slain Marines from Camp Bastion finally got some answers this week. But their battle for full accountability in the 9/14/12 Taliban attack is far from over. Two top U.S. military leaders will get early retirement and full […]

Accountability for Camp Bastion families? 2 Marine generals reportedly fired

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 30, 2013 06:16 PM

As I reported earlier this month, families of the two hero Marines killed in the 9/14/12 Taliban attack on Camp Bastion have been awaiting word of an official military review of the incident. The family will be briefed tomorrow, but the media is running the story today. Via Rajiv Chandrasekaran of the Washington Post: The […]

One year later: Camp Bastion families still fighting for truth

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 6, 2013 09:42 AM

One year later: Camp Bastion families still fighting for truth by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2013 Next week, “never forget” will resound across America as citizens mark a dozen years since the 9/11 terrorist attack and one year since the bloody disaster in Benghazi. But who will remember the American heroes who came under […]

Uncovering the Camp Bastion cover-up

By Michelle Malkin  •  June 21, 2013 12:17 PM

Photo credit: DVIDS, Cpl. Mark Garcia Marines kneel beside the battlefield cross to pay their final respects to Sgt. Bradley Atwell during a memorial ceremony, Sept. 20. During the ceremony, Marines paid tribute to Atwell, an aircraft electrical, instrument and flight control systems technician with Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron 16, from Kokomo, Ind. Atwell was […]

The Camp Bastion Cover-Up

By Michelle Malkin  •  May 1, 2013 09:17 AM

Photo credit: DVIDS, Cpl. Mark Garcia Marines kneel beside the battlefield cross to pay their final respects to Sgt. Bradley Atwell during a memorial ceremony, Sept. 20. During the ceremony, Marines paid tribute to Atwell, an aircraft electrical, instrument and flight control systems technician with Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron 16, from Kokomo, Ind. Atwell was […]

Camp Bastion Families Want Answers About Afghanistan

By Michelle Malkin  •  November 14, 2012 09:16 AM

President Obama will finally hold a press conference at 1:30pm to face questions from Beltway journos. Will any of them dare to raise the bloody disaster at Camp Bastion? Or will it be the same old, lapdog same old? *** Camp Bastion Families Want Answers About Afghanistan by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2012 While […]

What about the Camp Bastion attack?

By Michelle Malkin  •  October 26, 2012 09:03 AM

What about the Camp Bastion attack? by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2012 Three days after the bloody 9/11 siege on our consulate in Benghazi, the Taliban waged an intricately coordinated, brutal attack on Camp Bastion in Afghanistan. The murderous jihadists released video exactly one month ago this week showing off their training exercises in […]

Deafening silence about the Camp Bastion attack

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 28, 2012 12:01 PM

Photo credit: DVIDS, Cpl. Mark Garcia Marines kneel beside the battlefield cross to pay their final respects to Sgt. Bradley Atwell during a memorial ceremony, Sept. 20. During the ceremony, Marines paid tribute to Atwell, an aircraft electrical, instrument and flight control systems technician with Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron 16, from Kokomo, Ind. Atwell was […]

Jihad Friday gets bloodier: Attack on Camp Bastion in Afghanistan, 2 Marines reportedly killed

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 14, 2012 06:00 PM

So, is President Obama still going to that private fundraiser tonight? Click for breaking updates: Attack on Camp Bastion in Afghanistan; Prince Harry training on base; 2 Marines killed.

Make D.C. listen: Voters reject illegal alien rewards

By Michelle Malkin  •  November 7, 2014 07:43 AM

Make D.C. listen: Voters reject illegal alien rewards by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2014 Enough is enough. An important bloc of voters made their voices heard on Tuesday. Their message: Quit rewarding people who violate our immigration laws. They chose a sovereign nation over an illegal alien sanctuary nation, and they told politicians in […]

Pesky questions about those AWOL Afghan soldiers

By Michelle Malkin  •  October 1, 2014 07:20 AM

Pesky questions about those AWOL Afghan soldiers by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2014 So the five Afghan soldiers who went missing from two separate U.S. military bases are now all accounted for and apparently headed back to their home country. Feel safer now? Don’t. The Pentagon, State Department and Department of Homeland Security would […]

Memorial Day 2014: Land of the free because of the brave

By Michelle Malkin  •  May 26, 2014 08:00 AM

Cox and Forkum Honor the fallen by teaching your children and grandchildren what this day is really about: Not mattress sales and BBQs, but sacrifice and valor. Here’s Civil War Gen. John Logan’s Order Number 11 designating “Decoration Day,” the foundation of Memorial Day. Excerpt: We are organized, comrades, as our regulations tell us, for […]

It begins: Afghanistan releases dangerous jihadists over U.S. objections

By Michelle Malkin  •  January 27, 2014 09:38 AM

The latest news, via TOLO News: The US government has condemned an ordered release of the first wave of 88 prisoners from Bagram prison, saying that more than 40 per cent of the prisoners who are set to go were involved in direct attacks against the US and Afghan forces. The Afghan Review Board (ARB), […]

Obama’s Afghanistan mess

By Michelle Malkin  •  January 3, 2014 11:48 AM

Obama’s Afghanistan mess by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2013 Is President Obama sleeping well on his Hawaiian holiday? I can think of many families of American soldiers who might not be enjoying the same bliss right now. That’s because 2014 opens with alarming news that the Afghan government will free an estimated 650 prisoners […]

Memorial Day 2013: Honoring the fallen

By Michelle Malkin  •  May 27, 2013 05:12 AM

Taps Day is done, gone the sun, From the hills, from the lake, From the skies. All is well, safely rest, God is nigh. Go to sleep, peaceful sleep, May the soldier or sailor, God keep. On the land or the deep, Safe in sleep. Love, good night, Must thou go, When the day, And […]

“First Time:” The Democrats’ “lady parts” jump the shark

By Michelle Malkin  •  October 26, 2012 10:14 AM

Yawn. Liberal journalists in the tank for Obama are claiming that conservatives are “outraged” and “enraged” by Hollywood femme Lena Dunham’s campaign ad comparing her “first time” voting for Obama with losing her virginity. You can watch the video and see all the starlets a-Twitter over the ad here. Doug Powers weighed in last night. […]

The bias of Bob Schieffer: Top 7 moments

By Michelle Malkin  •  October 22, 2012 10:35 AM

In August, I blasted the Commission on Presidential Debate’s choices of three Beltway lib journo-tools — CNN’s Candy Crowley, PBS’s Jim Lehrer and CBS’s Bob Schieffer. So far, they’ve acted just as expected and predicted. As I noted: While the debate panel trumpeted the gender diversity of its picks, the chromosomal diversity is far outweighed […]

Journo-Tools For Obama

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 22, 2012 08:23 AM

Journo-tools For Obama by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2012 Can we stop calling the hosts of the presidential debates “moderators”? They’re left-erators. It’s time for the old media godfathers to end the pretense that they’re fair and neutral observers of the American political scene. And it’s time for the GOP to stop perpetuating these […]

Coons campaign: Those damned, cheering O’Donnell thugs are scaring voters away!; Update: CT Dems ring turnout alarm, too

By Michelle Malkin  •  November 2, 2010 04:47 PM

I’m sure corruptocrat AG Eric Holder has already dispatched his Democrat voter protection force down to Delaware. Smiling, cheering Republicans are scaaaaary! Via The Hill: Delaware’s state Democratic Party is claiming that supporters of Republican Senate candidate Christine O’Donnell are creating problems at some polling locations in the state. This, as the campaign of Democrat […]

Colorado Springs Derangement Syndrome

By Michelle Malkin  •  February 8, 2010 10:09 AM

I’m proud to call Colorado Springs home for myriad reasons — quality of life, cost of living, terrific schools, physical beauty, Fort Carson, the Air Force Academy, and great cultural amenities. For starters. The city leans conservative to libertarian, but is no monolith. There are “progressives” and Big Business statists and everything in between. Most […]

Culture of Corruption: Czars of the Obama Underworld

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 26, 2009 07:27 AM

(Click here for full size) Meet Urban Czar Adolfo Carrión, Jr. He’s one of my Culture of Corruption Dirty Dozen collectibles. In conjunction with the book launch tomorrow, my friend Tennyson Hayes (whose terrific graphic art has been featured here since last spring) and I cooked up 12 trading cards featuring some of Team Obama’s […]

In defense of Pennsylvania

By Michelle Malkin  •  October 22, 2008 12:13 PM

Smeared.

“He knew what he was fighting for;” Update: Video added

By Michelle Malkin  •  October 22, 2007 08:06 AM

Lt. Michael P. Murphy, The Protector

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