Posts Categorized: Syria

Female Jihadis Demand Equality with Men in Syria

Female Jihadis Demand Equality with Men in Syria

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The Telegraph: A mysterious group of female jihadists brandishing Kalashnikov guns are demanding equality with men in Syria in online video ~~~ The video was shot in northern Syria outside of the Church of Saint Simeon and shows women – who belong to the ‘camp for women for victory and empowerment’ – shooting and marching…. Read more »

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Outsourcing The Power Position

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We head into New Year celebrations enjoying a few extra dollars to spend, or put away for future needs, grateful that gasoline prices at the pump have eased enough to be felt. We also wish for continuation in this trend so that each of us can bask in a little relief from the ever-escalating costs on foods and daily necessities. Grateful, yes, but to whom, and more importantly, why?

The left's worst nightmare has come true. Obama has morphed into George W. Bush.

The left’s worst nightmare has come true. Obama has morphed into George W. Bush.

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Way back in 2002, then-Senator Barack Obama had a lot to say about the Iraq war. What I am opposed to is the attempt by political hacks like Karl Rove to distract us from a rise in the uninsured, a rise in the poverty rate, a drop in the median income — to distract us… Read more »

The Myth of George Bush's "Go it Alone" Policy & Cowboy Diplomacy

The Myth of George Bush’s “Go it Alone” Policy & Cowboy Diplomacy

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John Kerry once referred to the nations who George Bush built into Coalition partners for Operation Iraqi Freedom as the “Coalition of the coerced and the bribed” and “window dressing”. Marc Thiessen in yesterday’s WaPo on “I was against it before I was for it” John “Global Test” Kerry: When John Kerry ran for president… Read more »

Floppin’ Aces Annual International Talk Like a Pirate Day Open Thread

Floppin’ Aces Annual International Talk Like a Pirate Day Open Thread

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Ahoy thar mateys! Today be International Talk like a pirate day. This be an open thread. So speak your piece and talk about anythin’ you wish. Just be sure and end your comment post with at least an “Aaarrr…” Wednesday, President Obama once again telegraphed t’ ISIS what is Ahoy!posedly off t’ table. Why be… Read more »

House votes to train and arm Syrian rebels

House votes to train and arm Syrian rebels

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“You’re acting very war-like yourself!” -Senator Carl Levin (D) Media Medea Benjamin had a message to send to ISIS yesterday: Oh, no…wait. That was at yesterday’s Senate Armed Services Committee hearings on what to do about the ISIS threat. She is right that “more war” brings out the extremists (she and the Code Pink militants… Read more »

Either ISIS is an imminent threat or Obama is a liar.

Either ISIS is an imminent threat or Obama is a liar.

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Barack Obama will address the nation tonight about his plans for ISIS now that he finally seems to have found a strategy. In an article this morning Politico writes that the President’s job will be “threading a needle.” President Barack Obama has to thread a needle in his speech Wednesday night: addressing an American public… Read more »

The new War in Iraq begs the question, can Obama ever manage to get out of his own way? (Guest Post)

The new War in Iraq begs the question, can Obama ever manage to get out of his own way? (Guest Post)

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The reignited war in Iraq is the latest result of a long string of incompetent decisions made by President Barack Obama. His premature decision to withdraw from Iraq left a power vacuum that the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) is happy to fill. ISIS is taking over Iraq with a speed and… Read more »

Bush's 6th Term Continues...Bill Clinton Blames ISIS Takeover Of Iraq On Iraq War

Bush’s 6th Term Continues…Bill Clinton Blames ISIS Takeover Of Iraq On Iraq War

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You gotta love this from the guy who signed off on regime change in Iraq, warned repeatedly about Saddam’s WMD’s and whose wife voted to invade Iraq: “I believe if they hadn’t gone to war in Iraq, none of this would be happening.” Allah plays devil’s advocate: What would have happened to Iraq during the… Read more »

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Obama Scolds Reporter For Asking Tough Policy Question

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It’s pretty telling that the most “transparent administration in history” is anything but when a recent poll conducted by Politico of White House reporters revealed that Bush was way more transparent then Obama is…41% to 5% specifically. Asked how many times different organizations have been granted exclusive access to the President the majority stated zero…. Read more »