Archive for: February 28, 2009

February 28, 2009

Invasion USA: Congressman Calls for Hearing on Border Violence

Filed under: Courts, The Law & The Judiciary,Immigration - 28 Feb 2009

Judiciary Committee Ranking Member Lamar Smith (R-Texas) today called on House Democrats to hold a hearing on the surge in drug-related violence on the U.S.-Mexico border. The violence is attributed to Mexican drug cartels, fighting turf battles and competing …

So. Fla. Sun-Sentinel: Slams Hysterics Over Gun Banning While Advocating Gun Banning

Seriously, do the kindly folks at the South Florida Sun-Sentinel’s editorial board even know what the definition of the word logic is? In theirs headlined, “Hysteria fuels sales of guns and ammo,” the Sun-Sentinel takes Floridians to task for …

Arms-Trafficker Monzer Al Kassar, Associate Imprisoned for Terrorism

Filed under: Crime and Punishment,War On Terror - 28 Feb 2009

Monzer Al Kassar, a/k/a “Abu Munawar,” a/k/a “El Taous,” the leader of an international arms-trafficking ring, was sentenced yesterday to 30 years in prison for conspiring to sell millions of dollars worth of weapons to be used to kill Americans …

A Lesson Not To Be Mis(es)sed

The story, as it goes, is that Ludwig von Mises, who was the finance minister of Austria at a time of great financial crisis, was approached by the bureaucrats about the rampant inflation that was infecting society. They sought …

Inherited Debt Versus Bequeathed Jihad

Filed under: Economics,Featured Conservative,In The News - 28 Feb 2009

President Obama was quick to blame America’s economic circumstances, past, present, and, presumably, future, on his immediate predecessor.