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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Empowering our enemy

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Thursday, May 1, 2008

The gloomy election-year refrain is that America is mired in Iraq, took its eye off Afghanistan, empowered Iran, and is losing the war on terror...

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Wesley Snipes, a victim of tax extortion

by Tibor R. Machanvia Desert Dispatch
Monday, April 28, 2008

Actor Wesley Snipes, known mostly for action pictures, was sentenced Thursday to three years in prison, on tax-evasion charges...

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Imagine! A postcard-size return

with Alvin Rabushkavia Gazette (Canada)
Wednesday, April 30, 2008

Today is the tax-filing deadline...

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Remember

with Thomas Sowellvia Conservative Voice
Wednesday, April 30, 2008

Thomas Sowell writes, “Their is no reason why someone as arrogant, foolishly clever and ultimately dangerous as Barack Obama should become president -- especially not at a time when the threat of international terrorists with nuclear weapons looms over 300 million Americans.”...

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US defense chief visits Mexico seeking improved military ties

with William J. Perryvia Agence France-Presse
Wednesday, April 30, 2008

Failure of the US Congress to approve a 1.4 billion dollar counter-drug aid package for Mexico would be "a real slap at Mexico," US Defense Secretary Robert Gates said here Tuesday...

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Who is the Dr. Frankenstein of this Monstrous Situation?

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review Online
Wednesday, April 30, 2008

"I can no more disown [Wright] than I can disown the black community."...

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Gates says 2nd carrier in Gulf is 'reminder' to Iran

with William J. Perryvia Associated Press
Wednesday, April 30, 2008

Defense Secretary Robert Gates said Tuesday that sending a second U.S. aircraft carrier to the Persian Gulf could serve as a "reminder" to Iran, but he said it's not an escalation of force...

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Amber Waves Of Pain

with Henry I. Millervia Investor's Business Daily
Wednesday, April 30, 2008

Energy: Senate Republicans want to freeze ethanol mandates that don't cut the price of fuel or help the environment...

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All-seeing

with Timothy Garton Ashvia Spectator (UK)
Tuesday, April 29, 2008

Is it a Banksy?...

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Former Defense Sec. discusses threats

with William J. Perryvia Daily Collegian (Penn State Univ.)
Tuesday, April 29, 2008

Former Secretary of Defense William Perry said he watched with fear as Ukrainian officers went through a test nuclear countdown in a room filled with maps of America in Pervomaysk, Ukraine, in 1996...

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4/29: Eye Of The Storm

with Victor Davis Hansonvia Hotline
Tuesday, April 29, 2008

Barack Obama's tough run in the political blogosphere continues...

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Two causes of Arab political incoherence

with Michael McFaulvia Aljazeera Magazine (U.K.)
Monday, April 28, 2008

How much are the Arabs responsible for their own political dysfunction, national fragmentation and rampant violence, and how much of their troubles can be blamed on foreign interference and military interventions in the region?...

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New & Recommended

with Philip Bobbittvia Boston Globe
Sunday, April 27, 2008

A complex analysis of the war on terror from the author of "The Shield of Achilles"...