Trump Targets Muslims, as Week Ends with Mali Hostage Crisis, & CNN Reporter Suspension

By |November 20th, 2015|

Trump targets Muslims, as the world watches Mali hostage situation. photo: screen capture from CNN video [8:32 a.m. ET] U.S. special operations forces are assisting with Friday's hostage situation at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Mali's capital, a U.S. military spokesman said. "U.S. forces have helped move civilians to secured locations as Malian [...]

House Challenges Obama, Desperate Syrian Refugees Pay the Price

By |November 19th, 2015|

Desperate Syrian refugees blocked by Congress, but don't pose serious security threat. The bill has unanimous support from Republicans, who were joined by 47 Democrats — even after the Obama administration made a last-minute pitch to persuade wavering House Democrats to oppose the GOP-written bill. And with 289 "yes" votes, Republicans also won [...]

Clinton at Council on Foreign Relations on ISIS *Updated*

By |November 19th, 2015|

Hillary Clinton talks national security at Council on Foreign Relations.Photo: campaign event by Barbara Kinney for Hillary for America HILLARY CLINTON addressing the Council on Foreign Relations, due to start at 10:30 a.m. eastern. Taking questions from Fareed Zakaria, the CFR Twitter feed chronicles the event. A lot more people will be talking [...]

ISIS Cultist Responsible for Paris Attacks, Abdelhamid Abaaoud, Confirmed Killed in Police Raid

By |November 19th, 2015|

France confirms Abdelhamid Abaaoud was killed in police raid. He was responsible for leading the Paris attacks.Propaganda photo by ISIS cult THE MURDEROUS CULTIST who orchestrated the Paris attacks was killed in a police raid. The story is breaking across the world, as the French continue to take their fury to the enemy. [...]

Trump Pulls Ahead Because Ben Carson Can’t Grasp Foreign Policy

By |November 18th, 2015|

Trump pulls ahead, while Ben Carson flounders on foreign policy. Faced with increasing scrutiny about whether Mr. Carson, who leads in some Republican presidential polls, was capable of leading American foreign policy, two of his top advisers said in interviews that he had struggled to master the intricacies of the Middle East and [...]

Russia’s Plane Downed by Bomb, Ryan & Republicans Plot to Stop Refugees

By |November 17th, 2015|

Russia's plane downed by bomb over Egypt. Photo: President Barack Obama meets with President Vladimir Putin of Russia on the sidelines of the G20 Summit at Regnum Carya Resort in Antalya, Turkey, Sunday, Nov. 15, 2015. National Security Advisior Susan E. Rice listens at left. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) MOSCOW [...]

Belgian District of Molenbeek Raided by Police, Obama Refugee Plan Proceeds

By |November 16th, 2015|

Belgian police raid jihadist hot spot Molenbeek.photo via Twitter Heavily armed police officers wearing balaclavas descended on a Brussels neighborhood on Monday in an unsuccessful search for Salah Abdeslam, who is believed to have helped carry out the Paris terrorist attacks on Friday. Meanwhile, the authorities in France announced that they had conducted [...]

Clinton Wall Street Donors Sound Off After Debate Few Watched

By |November 16th, 2015|

Wall Street donors of Clinton sound off after Democratic debate, which few watched. photo: Creative Commons, via Vlad Lazarenko The hedge-fund manager Marc Lasry, another bundler, said investors like Clinton, who went on to serve as secretary of state under President Barack Obama, because of her determination. “Look, I’ve known Hillary for a [...]

Paris Attacks Shift Debate to Foreign Policy, Awkwardness Ensues

By |November 15th, 2015|

Paris attacks reveal Democratic candidates struggling to formulate foreign policy message. photo by Barbara Kinney for Hillary for America Neither O’Malley nor Sanders threw Clinton off her stride. But she and her rivals struggled with how best to frame America’s role in the world, in the wake of fresh terrorist attacks and coming [...]

Democratic Debate Rewritten After Paris Attacks, as Trump Claims He was Right

By |November 14th, 2015|

Democratic debate tonight after Paris attacks shifts, as Donald Trump takes to Twitter to remind people he was right. graphic by Jean Jullien on Twitter#JeSuisParis HOURS BEFORE Democratic candidates take to the stage in their next debate, Donald Trump is due to speak in Texas, no doubt ready to press the points he's [...]