Foreign/Defense Policy

Obama’s Leftist Conundrum

By John Biver

Leave it to Daniel Pipes to sum it all up: Barack Obama suffers from an inherent policy contradiction, especially in foreign affairs. On the one hand, as a leftist he despises the United States…

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AFTERBURNER: The Bridge in Your Mind

By John Biver

An excellent video from Pajamas Media: Why can Israelis look at a desert and see an orchard when their neighbors can only see, well, a desert? Bill Whittle thinks it may have something to…

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Thomas Sowell on Uncommon Knowledge

By John Biver

Another great interview with the brilliant Thomas Sowell. Runs 47 minutes. “In this wide-ranging interview marking the publication of his new book, The Thomas Sowell Reader, Thomas Sowell, the Rose and Milton Friedman Senior…

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The Rubio Doctrine

By John Biver

The FutureOfCapitalism.com website posted a Marco Rubio speech with the following text: The freshman Republican Senator from Florida, Marco Rubio, gave a big foreign policy speech yesterday at the Helms Center of Wingate University…

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The Innocents Abroad

By John Biver

Dispatches recommended from John Bolton: Barack Obama’s badly flawed worldview and the incoherent foreign policy flowing from it have now disintegrated. Within the past few months, his media acolytes notwithstanding, the evidence has become…

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When Wall St. played on America’s team

By John Biver

Dispatches recommended from Charles Gasparino: My father, a construction worker, spent a lot of time laying iron rods in the World Trade Center’s concrete foundation back in the late 1960s. Dad was never big…

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The 9/11 ‘Overreaction’? Nonsense

By John Biver

CN recommended by Charles Krauthammer: America’s current demoralization is not a result of the War on Terror. The new conventional wisdom on 9/11: We have created a decade of fear. We overreacted to 9/11…

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