A reminder about life in Communist Cuba under the Castro regime, from a former political prisoner of 22 years

Benjamin Weingarten The Blaze 12/17/2014

In light of the news regarding the release of Alan Gross and America’s re-opening of diplomatic relations with Cuba, we thought it useful to provide some insight into what life has been like under the Communist Castro regime in the decades since the island’s 1959 revolution.

The horrors of the […]

Scalia challenges liberals on CIA torture debate: ‘You think it’s an easy question?’

Douglas Ernst The Washington Times 12/12/2014

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia has waded into the CIA torture debate after Democrats on the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee released a report on the interrogation techniques used after the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.

Justice Scalia, speaking Wednesday with a Swiss broadcaster on the issue, accused American and […]

Dr. Zuhdi Jasser debates CAIR’s Muhammad Siddeeq over Public Release of CIA Report

RightSightings 12/12/2014

 

 

  Update: Speaking rudely to terrorists is against American ideals but blowing up children is not? (video)

 

 

‘I think the “torture report” release was set for today to distract people from this’

Glenn Reynolds Instapundit 12/9/2014

…Obamacare architect Jonathan Gruber — the gaffe-prone MIT professor who boasted that Democrats purposely deceived the American public about the health care law — is expected to break his silence this morning in a much-anticipated congressional hearing Republicans predict will undo the Affordable Care Act.

“This is the beginning of the […]

CIA torture report release: Democrats' scorched earth exit

Jim Kouri Law Enforcement Examiner 12/8/2014

The soon-to-be ex-chairwoman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, Dianne Feinstein, D-Caliornia, is planning to release the final report regarding allegations that agents and contract-workers with the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) are guilty of torturing and mistreating those suspected terrorists captured by U.S. law enforcement or the U.S. military during […]

Lawmakers Say Mexico Close to Releasing Marine Sgt. Tahmooressi from Prison

Andrew Tahmooressi has been held by Mexican authorities since March 31. (Photo via WSVN-TV)

 

 

Pete Kasperowicz The Blaze 10/1/2014

Members of the House Foreign Affairs Committee said Wednesday that they believe Mexico will soon release Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi, the U.S. Marine who has been held prisoner in Mexico after he crossed into […]