The New York Times Discovers WMD in Iraq

John Hayward Human Events 10/15/2014

At first glance, I didn’t understand the big stir over the New York Times’ piece about weapons of mass destruction in Iraq. We’ve known about this for years, even if some of the details about the exposure of American troops to chemical weapons they discovered across Iraq were not widely […]

ISIS Has Saddam’s WMDs

Declan Finn The American Journal 6/19/2014

Yesterday, ISIS (or ISIL, if you prefer) took the Al Muthanna facility in Iraq, according to the The Telegraph.

What’s so special about Al Muthanna? It’s where Saddam greated mustard gas, Sarin, Tabun, and VX nerve gasses.

But that’s all right, isn’t it? After all, Saddam Hussein had […]

Christiane Amanpour Explodes at CNN Syria Panel: Stop Spewing ‘False Moral Equivalence!’

WeAreTheSavageNation YouTube 9/12/2013

CNN Chief International Correspondent Christiane Amanpour flipped out on the AC360 Later Syria panel Thursday night, calling out the “false moral equivalence” of anti-interventionists. She clashed with blogger Andrew Sullivan over the emotion in the case, shouting down her fellow panelists to get a word in edgewise. After Anderson Cooper and Sullivan […]

Obama team thought Iran would not tolerate Bashar Assad’s use of WMDs

Joel Gehrke The Washington Examiner 9/6/2013

Iran is enduring economic sanctions designed to slow the country’s nuclear weapons program, but President Obama’s team thought the regime might abandon dictator Bashar Assad over his use of chemical weapons in Syria’s civil war.

Samantha Power, the U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, hoped that a team of […]

McCain: We need to intervene in Syria’s civil war to save Obama’s shambolic foreign policy. American people disagree.

McCain: Rejection of Syria war resolution would be ‘catastrophic’

David R. Sands The Washington Times 9/2/2013

Emerging from a private briefing with President Obama at the White House on Monday, Sen. John McCain warned it would be “catastrophic” if Congress rejected a resolution authorizing Mr. Obama to take military action against Syria over its suspected […]

Congress Should Veto Obama’s War

The administration has deliberately left itself almost no room for maneuver – its credibility would now be zero if it failed to take some form of military action”

~Mark Mardell BBC News, North America editor


Patrick J. Buchanan WorldNetDaily 8/26/2013

“Congress doesn’t have a whole lot of core responsibilities,” said […]