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**Written by Doug Powers Last September: Earlier this month: How are the Iran and Yemen successes working out? This combines the above into a “Two-fer Tuesday” of “success story” fails: **Written by Doug Powers Twitter @ThePowersThatBe
Peace (Prize) in our time
Was “absolutely” worth it.
**Written by Doug Powers The White House delivered this statement to Iran today: President Obama on American citizens detained or missing in Iran → http://t.co/aSFkWrJuRt pic.twitter.com/oRO756tcPt — The White House (@WhiteHouse) March 20, 2015 From the White House website: …we remember those American families who are enduring painful separations from their loved ones who are […]
**Written by Doug Powers On Sunday, John Kerry reacted so harshly to the “open letter” GOP senators sent to Iran that you’d think the Republicans tried to sabotage his dinghy: Secretary of State John Kerry criticized Senate Republicans’ recent letter to Iranian leaders, saying the missive contained not only “false information” but that it was […]
So “Jihadi John” — Mohamed Emwazi –has been revealed. He’s a young, wealthy Londoner who graduated from the University of Westminster with a degree in computer programming. What was I just saying last week about the myth of the poor, oppressed jihadi? Oh, yeah… The persistent, left-wing myth of the poor, oppressed jihadist is absolute […]
**Written by Doug Powers As a companion to the White House’s “Countering Violent Extremism Summit & ISIS Career Fair” last week, the US State Department We want your input. Share solutions you think are critical to countering violent extremism. http://t.co/lmVRNT7CAl pic.twitter.com/ivZKtwEQ8a — Department of State (@StateDept) February 20, 2015 That should help prevent a repeat […]
Obama speaks out against political correctness at ‘Countering Violent Extremism by Nobody in Particular’ summit
**Written by Doug Powers (h/t @JayCaruso) .@BarackObama @WhiteHouse What the hell is wrong with you people? pic.twitter.com/pjpw7NQthO — Jay Caruso (@JayCaruso) February 17, 2015 **Written by Doug Powers Twitter @ThePowersThatBe
Earnest and Psaki back up Obama: Not just Jews shop at ‘randomly’ attacked kosher stores, so stop with the profiling!
Unkind acts of randomness
Just in from the Associated Press: “BREAKING: US officials: US Embassy in Yemen to suspend operations amid security concerns.” And Reuters: “U.S. official in Washington confirms American embassy in Yemen is closing.” As I said in my column two weeks ago reviewing President Obama’s bloody Yemen disaster: When President Obama declares something a “success story,” […]
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Obama still unclear on ideological motivations of ISIS (aka ‘this organization’) after latest act of barbarism
I filed this column last week just before the latest insider jihadi attack in Afghanistan, which resulted in the death of three American contractors at the Kabul airport. Obama’s Taliban Tools and Treachery by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2015 To call President Obama’s Afghanistan policy a mess is a colossal understatement. To call it […]
Catch & release consequences
I am reprinting my 6/3/2014 column on Bowe Bergdahl in light of the news that he will be charged with desertion. It’s about damned time. Exclusive: The story you haven’t yet heard about Bowe Bergdahl’s desertion by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2014 Five years ago, I publicly raised questions about Bowe Bergdahl’s desertion from […]
Obama’s bloody Yemen disaster by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2015 When President Obama declares something a “success story,” you know it has “TOTAL FAILURE” embedded in its DNA. Four months ago, America’s King Midas in Reverse crowed about the fruits of his triumphant foreign policy in jihad-infested Yemen. A “light footprint” approach to counterterrorism […]
Arbiter of “cowards”?
2008 campaign promise or bust