WIKILEAKS: THE HAGGLING OVER GETTING NATIONS TO TAKE IN GITMO ALUMS

America’s Guantanamo Files Haggling with Allies over New Homes for Detainees By John Goetz and Frank Hornig http://www.spiegel.de/international/world/0,1518,731853,00.html US efforts to get allies to accept former prisoners from the detention center at Guantanamo often resembled haggling at a bazaar. Guantanamo must be closed. That was one of US President Barack Obama’s first pledges upon taking […]

ROGER ARONOFF INTERVIEWS KEN TIMMERMAN ON IRAN, GITMO AND MIDEAST

http://www.familysecuritymatters.org/publications/id.8032/pub_detail.asp In light of this weekend’s latest WikiLeaks document dump of more than 250,000 State Department cables, Accuracy in Media’s exclusive interview with veteran journalist Ken Timmerman couldn’t be more timely. As of this weekend, it is clear that most of the world stands in fear of Iran acquiring nuclear weapons, and for the most […]

MARILYN STERN: MUSLIM PUBLIC AFFAIRS COUNCIL….FIT TO ADVISE LAW ENFORCEMENT?

Muslim Public Affairs Council: Fit to Advise Law Enforcement? Marilyn Stern http://www.familysecuritymatters.org/publications/id.8037/pub_detail.asp A recent article from theInvestigative Project on Terrorism stated: Marilyn Stern, a Masters candidate at the Institute of World Politics in Washington, DC, has written an extensive Affairs report of the Muslim Public Council (MPAC) recent counter-terrorism paper, “Building Bridges to Strengthen America.” […]

CLICK HERE TO SEE THE INTERACTIVE ATLAS OF WIKILEAKS SITES

http://www.spiegel.de/flash/flash-24861.html A time lapse of 251,287 documents: The world map shows where the majority of the cables originated from, and where they had the highest level of classification. View the atlas …

HILLARY CLINTON’S TERROR STATE GALA: JOE KAUFMAN

http://frontpagemag.com/2010/11/30/hillary-clinton%e2%80%99s-terror-state-gala/ Hillary Clinton’s Terror State Gala Posted by Joe Kaufman Last month, at a gala held in Washington, D.C., U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton reiterated her wishes for the creation of a Palestinian state. While her feelings on the matter are no longer a subject of controversy, the group that she was speaking in […]

STANLEY KURTZ DISCUSSES HIS BOOK “RADICAL-IN-CHIEF”

http://frontpagemag.com/2010/11/30/radical-in-chief-2/print/ Radical-in-Chief [Editors' Note: Below is a speech given by Stanley Kurtz about his new book, Radical-Chief [1], at the Restoration Weekend event hosted recently (November 18 – 21) by the David Horowitz Freedom Center in Palm Beach, Florida.] Introduction by David Horowitz: Welcome to the 16th Annual Restoration Weekend, which began, actually, as the […]

THE SULTAN: PLEASE HUG A TERRORIST

http://sultanknish.blogspot.com/ Won’t You Please Hug a Terrorist ? The working theory among the think-tanks, academic campuses, newsrooms and diplomatic offices is that terrorists are just like us. Except depressed and insecure about it. Filled with self-loathing and in desperate need of anger management classes. If only some kind soul could plop them down on an […]

JOHN BOLTON:DECISION TIME FOR BARACK OBAMA

http://standpointmag.co.uk/node/3581/full Decision Time for Barack Obama JOHN BOLTON America’s system of separated powers is wondrous to behold. Even considering just the two elected branches, Congress and the Presidency, its complications and intricacies baffle foreigners and Americans alike. Moreover, the 50 states remain politically pivotal, especially immediately after the decennial census. Population changes among states shift their relative […]

ANDREW McCARTHY: IS THERE A RIGHT TO KNOW? THE QUESTION AT THE HEART OF THE WIKILEAKS SCANDAL

National Review Online Andrew C. McCarthy http://www.nationalreview.com/articles/254104/there-right-know-andrew-c-mccarthy Is There a Right to Know? The question at the heart of the WikiLeaks scandal. Why redact anything? That is the question that springs to mind in reading the self-justification offered[1] by the New York Times for lending its megaphone to Wikileaks. The paper is now publishing breathless […]

KEEP YOU EYES ON REP. PAUL RYAN (R.WIS)….

http://www.nationalreview.com/articles/print/25407 .Budget Showdown Ahead The Democrats have tapped one of their rising stars, Chris Van Hollen, to oppose Paul Ryan and his “Roadmap for America’s Future.” What is likely to be the most heated showdown between Democrats and the new Republican majority in the 112th Congress — over the budget — will feature a head-to-head […]