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The Ultimate Opportunist

President Barack Obama has been an absolute no-show on the issue of Syria and if you were holding your breath in anticipation of White House action, you’ve probably blacked out by now. In 2011, the administration was fist-pumping over the … Continue reading

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Bankrolling Barbarians and Ignoring Our Friends

Tonight, in celebration of Valentine’s Day, a lot of American couples will be using their cars to go out to dinner. Enjoy going out while you can still afford to, fellow Americans. Gasoline prices could soon hit $4 a gallon, … Continue reading

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The Face of Middle East Democracy

On January 24, Byron Tau penned a brief “entry” for the Politico’s ongoing “Living Diary of the Obama Presidency.” The short entry follows in its entirety: President Obama cautiously praised the revolutions in the Arab World, but said that their … Continue reading

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Return of the Barbary Pirates?

A long time ago on the northern coast of a continent far away, the largely tribal and primitive inhabitants – were predominately Christian – this was the land in which St. Augustine was born and several important Church Councils were … Continue reading

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Israel at the UN: Alone and Unbowed

Suppose the UN told us that we had to give up one half of our country.  How would you feel? Speaking to world leadersat the opening of the UN’s general assembly session yesterday, United States President Barack Hussein Obama proclaimed … Continue reading

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