Senators McCain, Whitehouse urge U.S. to sell Hanoi lethal weapons

Jim Kouri Law Enforcement Examiner 8/9/2014

Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., during his visit to Vietnam’s capital city of Hanoi on Friday, is urging his colleagues in the U.S. Congress to vote to lift a ban on weapons sales to Vietnam, according to overseas news agencies.

While touring the nation that once held him captive as […]

EU Redraws Israel Borders to 1949 Lines

For the first time, the EU formally forbids trade with bodies located beyond 1949 Armistice lines, including Golan.

Gil Ronen Israel National News 7/16/2013

The European Union has issued orders forbidding its member states from cooperating, transferring funds, giving scholarships or research grants to bodies in Judea and Samaria, eastern Jerusalem , and even the […]

Kerry nomination proves Obama doesn't understand Latin America

Let’s assume that he was merely a sucker who fell for Soviet and Cuban propaganda. Does a similar knowledge deficiency explain why, when he ran for president in 2004, he told a Boston audience that the Colombian guerrillas, famous for killing and maiming civilians, “have legitimate complaints”?


Silvio Canto, Jr. American Thinker […]

Making it Rain: Obama pumps gov’t money into Ohio

The Washington Free Beacon 9/26/2012

The Washington Post has noticed the outsized attention—and federal money—President Obama has lavished on Ohio.

In the Post’s words:

After President Obama pledged in March to create up to 15 manufacturing centers nationwide, the first federal grant went to a place at the heart of his affections: Ohio.

When the […]

U.S. officials pushed products deemed unsafe by China

Emily Flitter Reuters 3/9/2011

(Reuters) – When it comes to protecting consumers, American politicians in China don’t always practice what they preach, unpublished U.S. diplomatic cables show.

In 2007, two U.S. Congressmen privately admonished a Chinese official about the sudden spike in potentially harmful Made-in-China products being shipped around the world, according to a cable […]

United States slips on economic freedom index

Julie Borowski FreedomWorks 1/13/2011

Back when I was young in the 1990’s, I remember people often using the phrase “it’s a free country!” But as the years passed, that line became less commonly used. In recent years, I cannot recall one person using this old expression. This seems to be a sign that a great […]