Tagged: Mideast violence

They Said it Couldn’t be Done. They Were Wrong.

They Said it Couldn’t be Done. They Were Wrong.

To hear the pundits tell it, President Obama had no choice but to bomb the Syrians to repay dictator Bashar al Assad for gassing them. The pundits were wrong. As it turns out, America...

Free Speech? This Film Qualifies as Hate Speech!

Free Speech? This Film Qualifies as Hate Speech!

In erroneously criticizing President Obama for”apologizing” to Islamic protesters infuriated by “Innocence of Muslims,” Mitt Romney declared the film represents a precious American value, the right of free speech. As a lifelong journalist, I...

Arms Sales Drive Global Bloodshed

Arms Sales Drive Global Bloodshed

As I watch the carnage on TV, women and children writhing in death as bombs rain down on their homes, I wonder why. The answers¬†don’t come easily. This time it’s Syria that’s in tumult,...