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Roatan, HONDURAS:  Agents of the Direction of Fight against Narcotrafic of Honduras arrange two thousand Kilos of seized cocaine to be destroyed in Roatan, 08 November  2006. According to authorities Naval Forces seized the drugs shipment in Roatan, Islands of the Bahia in the Caribbean of Honduras 07 November. Twelve people four of them Colombians were arrested during the operation.   AFP PHOTO  (Photo credit should read STR/AFP/Getty Images)

A Drug Addled Society — Who Has The WILL To Act?

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Twenty five years from now, where will our society be, given the ever expanding, persistent and destructive invasion that harmful illicit drugs are imposing on us? Will drug-clattering minds become the dominant impression indelibly stamped on our ethos for the ages? This infectious disease is affecting our families, our newborn, our businesses, our homes, our personal safety, our productivity, our creativity and all of our social constructs, plus it is delivering homelessness, spreading infectious diseases, and straining emergency rooms. Does anyone have the will to act?

The Anarchist Coloring Book

Embracing Anarchism Is Like Making Love To A Cactus, Prickly At Best

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An OWS activist and his pregnant girl friend were arrested on bomb paraphernalia charges. The arrests have brought forth images of Bill Ayers and his wife, Bernadine Dohrn, the friends and former neighbors of the Obamas. Both couples are from privileged backgrounds and have excellent educations. Of course, there is a difference, Ayers is an… Read more »

The Myth that the Muslim World Celebrated the Attacks of 9/11

The Myth that the Muslim World Celebrated the Attacks of 9/11

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It is true that there were some Palestinians “dancing” in the streets, jubilant that “America got what it deserved” on 9/11. But do those Palestinians who did celebrate represent the feelings of the entire Muslim world? All Palestinians (many of whom have grievances with the U.S. for reasons as much to do with politics as… Read more »

Taliban Hangs 7 Year Old Boy

Taliban Hangs 7 Year Old Boy

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A French peacekeeper of the ISAF (International Security Assistance Force) shakes hands with an Afghan boy during a patrol in Kabul, October 7, 2004. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan You’d think it would be the bleeding heart liberals who would want us to stay indefinitely, spending blood and treasure in Afghanistan for humanitarian reasons…but no… They’d probably reason… Read more »

Iran denies entry to Sen. Kerry

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Iranian legislators on Sunday decided to not allow a visit from Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman John Kerry (D-Mass.), according to Iranian media. “Members of the Iranian parliament’s Foreign Relations Committee (a subcommittee of the parliament’s National Security and Foreign Policy Commission) voiced opposition to the request after studying the issue,” Hassan Ebrahimi, head of… Read more »

Obama Admin Denies Americans At War With Al Queda

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There are several reasons that the failed Christmas attack stirs Americans. One of them is the Obama Admin’s politically correct approach to war. Another is the political divide people have between admitting there is a global holy war against Americans vs believing Al Queda attacked American in 2001 because they didn’t like George Bush or… Read more »

2009 a B+ Year

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Well, it’s gone. 2009 is finally freaking GONE The year started with my wife outta work, no family income (I just get beer money for my books), two sick kids, the neighbor’s trampoline had just taken flight into the back of our car-almost totaling it. The year continued…

A Brief Timeline of President Obama's Benchmark Statements on the "War of Necessity"

A Brief Timeline of President Obama’s Benchmark Statements on the “War of Necessity”

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U.S. Marines from Charlie 1/1 of the 15th MEU (Marine Expeditionary Unit) fill sand bags around their light mortar position at a Marine Corps base in southern Afghanistan, December 1, 2001. REUTERS/Jim Hollander Words have consequences. This is by no means comprehensive, but a sampling of a few benchmark statements from Senator Obama and President… Read more »

Who Gets to Define the Faith of 1.5 Billion People?

Who Gets to Define the Faith of 1.5 Billion People?

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Osama bin Laden and Ayman al-Zawahiri? The salafi fundamentalists? Sufi Islam? Farrakhan and The Nation of Islam? Baha’ism? Sunni or Shi’a? The Ayatollahs who wish to bring about the end time and reign in the 2nd coming of the 12th Imam? Modern “reformers” like Sayyid Qutb and Mohammad ibn Abd al-Wahhab, the inspiration for al… Read more »