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Friday, May 22, 2015 -- Patriot Graves

Patriot Graves

Monday marks Memorial Day, a national observance first known as Decoration Day.  The first Memorial Day was observed on May 30, 1868.  Flowers were placed on the graves of Union and Confederate soldiers at Arlington National Cemetery.

Initially meant as a time to remember those who fell during the bloody battles of our brutal Civil War, the holiday's significance has been extended to honor all those who paid the ultimate price for...

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Thursday, May 21, 2015 -- ISIS Advances, Scouts Cave, The Silencing, Kudos To Cruz

ISIS Advances

While Barack Obama is waging war on climate change, ISIS is advancing on all fronts. The key Iraqi city of Ramadi fell over the weekend. Yesterday, the jihadists seized the ancient city of Palmyra, Syria. Ramadi is 80 miles from Baghdad. Palmyra is 130 miles from Damascus.

The Associated Press reports that nearly 17,000 foreigners from 90 countries are reinforcing the jihadi ranks. By some...

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Wednesday, May 20, 2015 -- Confronting Reality, Misplaced Priorities, Ayatollah Says No, Hillary's State Secrets

Confronting Reality

The fall of Ramadi to ISIS militants and Iran's pursuit of nuclear weapons is bringing President Obama's foreign policy failures into sharp focus. Here's the reality that the next president will inherit the day he walks into the Oval Office.

First is a nuclear-armed Iran. The Iranian regime is led by Shiite Muslims with an apocalyptic vision. Christians...

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Tuesday, May 19, 2015 -- GOP Field Grows, Hillary's Lies, Wrong Track

GOP Field Grows

The burgeoning field of Republican presidential candidates is getting bigger. South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham, Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal, Ohio Governor John Kasich and former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum all appear ready to throw their hats into the ring.

Senator Graham will make foreign policy a top priority. He has scheduled a formal announcement for June 1. But yesterday the senator told...

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Monday, May 18, 2015 -- Insanity of Radical Islam, Obama Attacks Christian Charity, Faith Under Fire, Media Malpractice

The Insanity Of Radical Islam

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was sentenced to death Friday for his role in the Boston Marathon bombing that killed three people and wounded more than 260 others. There was no doubt about his guilt. Tsarnaev's defense lawyers did not even try to portray him as innocent. Instead they attempted to blame his actions on the influence of his older brother.

This...

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Friday, May 15, 2015 -- Religion Of War, Remembering Churchill, Clinton Cash & Media Bias, Gotcha Questions

Islam A Religion Of War

A new audio recording of ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was released yesterday. It is the first time the world has heard from al-Baghdadi in six months. There has been much speculation in the media that he was killed or incapacitated. The recording is undoubtedly an attempt by ISIS to reassure jihadis that their leader is alive and well.

I hope our politically...

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Thursday, May 14, 2015 -- Bush vs. Obama, Iran Mocking Obama, The Left's Extremism

Bush vs. Obama

Jeb Bush has gotten a lot of attention lately for making a major foreign policy gaffe. The front page of today's Washington Post reads: "Jeb Bush Stumbles On Iraq." CNN labeled Bush's remarks "clumsy." Well, it's hard to blame him. The former Florida governor has been out of public office for eight years.

But what is President Obama's excuse? Mr...

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Wednesday, May 13, 2015 -- Better Late Than Never, Senate Stops Obamatrade, Fighting For Life

Better Late Than Never

President Obama participated in a panel discussion yesterday at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., discussing ways Catholic and evangelical groups can work together to address poverty.

Knowing his audience, Obama began by commenting on the "stereotype of folks on the left who just want to pour more money into social programs and don't care about culture or parenting or...

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Tuesday, May 12, 2015 -- Iran Is Cheating, Obama Bashes U.S. At U.N., Marginalizing Christianity

Iran Is Cheating

New reports today indicate yet again that Iran is violating the existing sanctions regime even as President Obama attempts to negotiate a new deal over its nuclear program. Over the weekend, Mahan Air took possession of nine recently purchased Airbus passenger jets. Iran's transportation minister claims that a total of 15 planes have been purchased this year.

The company was...

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Monday, May 11, 2015 -- Saudis Snub Obama, Whose Lives Matter, Michelle vs. Denzel

Saudis Snub Obama Summit

President Obama's efforts to reassure nervous Middle Eastern allies that he can handle Iran aren't going well. The White House is hosting a highly anticipated summit of Middle Eastern leaders this week at Camp David to discuss Obama's outreach to Iran and the wave of Islamic extremism that is destabilizing the region.

But there's just one problem: Four of six invited leaders,...

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