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Let's mourn the real American heroes

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 8, 2009 08:39 AM

My column below memorializes some true American heroes whose funerals won’t get wall-to-wall cable coverage. But first I wanted to share an e-mail from reader Noelle, who wrote me yesterday: We spent a nailbiting Sunday wondering if one of the men killed at [Combat Outpost] Zerok in Afghanistan on July 4th was our son. God […]

Forget Michael Jackson. Meet Pvt. Justin Casillas

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 7, 2009 11:58 AM

“He wanted to do his part.”

#thankyouaaron: An update

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 6, 2009 02:34 PM

Some people said it was a hoax. It was most certainly not. The Seattle Times has a story on Army Private Aaron Fairbairn, who was killed by a jihadi suicide bomber on his base in eastern Afghanistan over the weekend. Read the whole account here: David Masters and his wife, Shelley, laughed in relief Friday […]

Thank you, Aaron: A U.S. soldier's sacrifice on Independence Day

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 5, 2009 02:12 AM

Got back to my hotel after a wonderful time at the Dallas Tea Party only to read of a father’s heartbreak. David M. Masters passed along devastating news on Twitter this evening that his son, Aaron, was one of two American soldiers killed by a suicide bomber in Afghanistan today. His message: America’s North Shore […]

Strike of the Sword

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 3, 2009 01:42 PM

Keep our Marines in your prayers as head off for the holiday weekend. Freedom is not free. Via AHN, the latest on the surge in Afghanistan: One American Marine has been killed as U.S. and Afghan forces on Friday continued their massive offensive deeper into Helmand River valley. The assault, the first major Afghan operation […]

Obama administration seeks to deny habeas-corpus for Afghan detainees

By Doug Powers  •  April 11, 2009 11:28 PM

“Irony can be so ironic sometimes…”

The Taliban flogging in Swat Valley

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 3, 2009 10:47 AM

A 17-year-old girl was publicly flogged by the Taliban in Pakistan’s Swat Valley (yes, really) after a neighbor accused her of adultery. Her brother held her down as the Muslim adultery police whipped her. A crowd stood by, watching silencing, as she screamed face down in the dirt. The stone-age sharia worshipers passed video of […]

Analysts to Obama: There are no Taliban "moderates," you nitwit

By Michelle Malkin  •  March 9, 2009 04:26 PM

“‘Moderate Taliban’ is like ‘moderate killer’. Is there such a thing?”

Honoring the heroes of Operational Detachment Alpha 3336, 3rd Special Forces Group

By Michelle Malkin  •  December 12, 2008 01:35 PM

“You can take my leg, but you can’t take my heart and you can’t take my soul. I’m a Green Beret.”

The courage of Shamsia

By Michelle Malkin  •  November 16, 2008 10:49 PM

“I’ll continue my schooling even if they try to kill me. I won’t stop going to school.” – Shamsia, 17, victim of jihadist acid attack in Kabul.

Taliban assassinate Christian relief worker, world yawns

By Michelle Malkin  •  October 21, 2008 12:48 PM


Pakistan: okay, well, maybe our spies are linked to terrorists.

By See-Dubya  •  August 2, 2008 10:30 AM

Treachery. Plus extra bonus treachery from British citizens.

Pakistan: 400 Taliban assault police station

By See-Dubya  •  July 10, 2008 03:15 AM

Whoa. That’s quite a show of strength by the Taliban. ______ {Post by See-Dubya}

Narcoterrorists. I hate these guys.

By See-Dubya  •  July 5, 2008 02:34 PM

Precursors to terror. Plus a similar case in Mexico.

Blackwater asks Federal court to judge them under Sharia law

By See-Dubya  •  June 19, 2008 05:42 PM

Sort of missing the point of the whole fight.

Biometric checkpoints to be installed at the border

By See-Dubya  •  June 9, 2008 07:51 AM

An advance in border security? Of course there’s a catch.

The First Lady in Afghanistan…and the unabated hatred of the Left

By Michelle Malkin  •  June 9, 2008 05:01 AM


“The Taliban took us from the rear and we gave them a good spanking.”

By See-Dubya  •  June 8, 2008 03:14 PM

Sexist British paratroopers back up their claim that the Taliban “fight like women”.

Meet Marcus Luttrell

By Michelle Malkin  •  May 12, 2008 12:48 PM

Lone survivor, American hero.

Marines kick Talibutt in Afghanistan (video); Marine (possibly) blindsided by skater-thug gang in Redondo Beach; Update: Not a Marine

By See-Dubya  •  April 30, 2008 08:20 PM

“At least one Taliban compound was hit–pretty much obliterated—by a Cobra gunship…” (Updated)

Al-Qaeda and Taliban totally pwned

By See-Dubya  •  April 25, 2008 04:06 PM

Righteous punking.

“Progress in Afghanistan” actually means…progress in Afghanistan

By See-Dubya  •  April 10, 2008 04:32 PM

Re-snatching victory from the grubby hands of defeat which snatched it from the jaws of victory.

Not a joke: Afghan lawmakers outlaw dancing on TV

By Michelle Malkin  •  April 1, 2008 07:02 AM

“It’s the re-Talibanization of Afghan society.”

Do something for our troops in Afghanistan; Plus: The blabbermouth Drudge backlash

By Michelle Malkin  •  February 29, 2008 11:29 AM


In honor of Lt. Michael P. Murphy

By Michelle Malkin  •  October 12, 2007 01:01 PM

Courage. Sacrifice. Valor.

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