Archive for: August 20, 2006

August 20, 2006

My Diplomats Have Always Been Cowboys

Time ran an article last month proclaiming “The Era of Cowboy Diplomacy Is Over” because of President Bush’s problems with foreign policy. This sentiment has been echoed by Democrats who are quick to jump on any policy failure, real or …

Liberal-Left Confuses Americans About the NSA Surveillance Program

U.S. District Judge Anna Diggs Taylor ruled this week that the communications intercept program conducted by the National Security Agency is unconstitutional. While many are shocked or feigning shock over her decision, this writer wasn’t shocked or surprised at this …

The Folly of Cease-Fires with Terrorists

Now that the United Nations, and other assorted Leftists and dreamers have seen, their hopes for a cease-fire in Lebanon come true, it is time to examine what, exactly, this most inane idea will bring us.

Pull Out of Iraq, Then What?

Liberal Republicans, Democrats, and independents declare that our invasion of Iraq was based on lies, was immoral, and now is a failure. Glibly they demand that we simply withdraw our troops from Iraq, but none of them has presented any …

Iran’s Strategy Relies on Western Cowardice

Among the Syrians, Iranians, and their surrogates known as Hezbollah, this latest “cease fire” with the Israelis will only be a time of reorganization and rearming. To those in the West, it is a time of naive and baseless “hope” …