SOUTH CAROLINA’S “REPUBLICAN” SENATOR COMES AFTER OUR LIBERTIES ONCE AGAIN
By Amy Lazenby || On December 31, 2011, President Barack Obama signed the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2012, codifying indefinite military detention without charge or trial into law for the first time in American history.
So, Happy New Year, y’all! The NDAA’s detention [...]
Props to U.S. President Barack Obama for his decision to bring home the remaining U.S. troops stationed in Iraq by Christmas.
“After nearly nine years, America’s war in Iraq will be over,” Obama said. “The coming months will be a season of homecomings. Our troops in Iraq will definitely be home for the holidays.”
Only 39,000 American [...]
We wrote earlier this month about U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham’s slavish devotion to America’s “military-industrial complex,” criticizing him for sounding “alarmist rhetoric whenever someone dares to question the colossal price tag associated with our various foreign engagements.”
Earlier this month Graham was simply chastising Texas Gov. Rick Perry for his insufficient support of our end-gameless “war [...]
By Kevin Bryant || Any South Carolinian who loves their freedom and security should thank Jim DeMint for blocking the nomination of Erroll Southers to head the Transportation Security Administration (TSA).
Southers refuses to agree with the CIA, FBI, Secret Service and Coast Guard and reject unionization of the TSA. Senator DeMint said that, “If Mr. [...]
By Jeff Duncan
The act of terrorism at Fort Hood reminds us all that regardless of what the Obama/Pelosi Team or the elite media call it we are at war with Islamic fascism. Americans must rise up and remind our elected officials, Republican and Democrat, that we will not sit idly by while they bow at [...]
Starting with its semantically-nonsensical premise, America’s “War on Terror” (-ism) has only been slightly more effective than its “War on Drugs.”
Which is to say it hasn’t been very effective at all.
One big problem? We’ve basically tried to have it both ways – on the one hand clumsily attempting to exact vengeance for a bloody attack [...]
WATERBOARDING SIDESHOW PONDERS TECHNIQUE
By Mande Wilkes
FITSNews – August 7, 2008 – While Republican presidential nominee John McCain has engaged the country in an “is-it-or-isn’t-it” see-saw regarding waterboarding, one Brooklyn artist is cashing in on the question of whether the interrogation incentive should be classified as torture.
Steve Powers has created the “Waterboard Thrill Ride” at Coney [...]
WE GOT BIN LADEN’S DRIVER … YIPPEE
FITSNews – August 7, 2008 – The latest installment of America’s thoroughly-unimpressive war on terror is the conviction of Osama bin Laden’s driver, some guy whose name we can’t pronounce who probably had about as much to do with the 9/11 terrorist attacks as any of thousands of people [...]