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Huma Abedin and the U.S. ‘engagement’ with the Muslim Brotherhood

Huma Abedin, left, is a top aide to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton

Special to By Cliff Kincaid The head of the Soros-funded Center for American Progress (CAP) is defending controversial State Department official Huma Abedin, a top aide to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton who is suspected of playing a role in Obama administration “engagement” with the anti-American Muslim Brotherhood. Neera Tanden, president and CEO of [...]

August 1st, 2012 | Posted in Exclusives,Life,Stateside,Top Stories,U.S. Politics,World Links | Read More »

Uh oh. Liberal Jewish Democrats realize Obama is not the One


Wesley Pruden The Democrats have a Jewish problem, and his name is Barack Obama. Reluctantly, many Jews, loyal Democrats by birth and tradition, have concluded that he’s not The One they thought he was. With even greater reluctance, the White House has concluded that their Jewish problem is real, growing, and they better do something [...]

July 31st, 2012 | Posted in Columnists,COMMENTARY,Exclusives,Iran,Israel,Life,Mideast,Stateside,Top Stories,U.S. Politics,Wesley Pruden,World Links | Read More »

Inconvenient facts ignored in David Maraniss’s Obama biography

President Barack Obama and Frank Marshall Davis

Special to By Cliff Kincaid Obama biographer David Maraniss wrote an 1139-word article, “The Audacity of Doubt,” for The Washington Post on Sunday that purported to be a refutation of what some critics have been saying about the President. Maraniss focuses mostly on questions about Obama’s religion and place of birth and pretends to [...]

July 31st, 2012 | Posted in Daily Brief,Exclusives,Stateside,Top Stories,U.S. Media,U.S. Politics | Read More »

World unhinged: A bumper crop of bizarre

President and his cabinet were said to be watching a live feed of the raid on Bin Laden's compound. Not much adds up these days..

Sol W. Sanders   Settling in with a drink and interesting talk a few years ago — it would be the last session we had, unhappily — with Ed Seidenstecker, the best of the WWII American Japan scholars, the conversation took a serious turn. As we dissolved in that witlessness that overtakes one in Hawaii, [...]

July 30th, 2012 | Posted in Columnists,COMMENTARY,Daily Brief,Exclusives,Life,Mideast,Sol Sanders,Stateside,Terrorism,Top Stories,U.S. Intelligence,U.S. Politics,World Links | Read More »

Islamist: How the U.S. foreign policy was transformed at the highest levels

Deputy Chief of Staff Huma Abedin with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.

Jeffrey T. Kuhner The Muslim Brotherhood is on the rise. The Islamist group is spreading across the Middle East. The question is whether it has infiltrated the Obama administration, especially the State Department. Led by Rep. Michele Bachmann of Minnesota, a band of House Republican conservatives are investigating the reach of the Muslim Brotherhood. For [...]

July 29th, 2012 | Posted in Columnists,COMMENTARY,Exclusives,Jeffrey Kuhner,Stateside,Top Stories,U.S. Politics | Read More »

K St. on edge: Block on foreign lobbying by ex-officials could become ‘seismic event’

Rep. Frank Wolf: "Why should somebody who had been an ambassador or CIA station chief then go out and work for that country?"

Special to Compiled by Miles Yu, A bill working its way through Congress has the potential to alter the dynamics of U.S. foreign policy by prohibiting former senior U.S. government officials from lobbying on behalf of foreign countries for a decade after leaving office. Introduced by Rep. Frank Wolf (R-VA), the bill would [...]

July 24th, 2012 | Posted in Exclusives,Intel Brief,Stateside,Top Stories,U.S. Politics,World Links | Read More »

National security, the Muslim Brotherhood and Sec. of State Clinton’s top aide

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Deputy Cheif of Staff Huma Abedin.  /Jonathan Ernst/Getty Images

Special to By Cliff Kincaid Sen. John McCain has become a left-wing media darling for defending Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin against truthful charges that she has family connections to the pro-terrorist Muslim Brotherhood. Andrew McCarthy notes there used to be a time when McCain was alarmed by the advance of the Muslim Brotherhood. [...]

July 23rd, 2012 | Posted in Exclusives,Life,Mideast,Stateside,Terrorism,Top Stories,U.S. Media,U.S. Politics | Read More »

Congressional probe of Arpaio evidence could dwarf Watergate


Jeffrey T. Kuhner This column was published orginally by and The Washington Times National Weekly. America may be facing a constitutional crisis. Sheriff Joe Arpaio of Maricopa County, Ariz., has made a startling declaration: President Obama’s birth certificate is fraudulent. If true — and I stress if — then this scandal dwarfs Watergate. In [...]

July 22nd, 2012 | Posted in Columnists,COMMENTARY,Exclusives,Jeffrey Kuhner,Life,Stateside,Top Stories,U.S. Politics | Read More »

Escape from the USSR and immigration to USA: We did it our way, and legally

Ellis Island.

Lev Navrozov The year was 1969. To an outsider, it would seem that the occupants of that white stone house on the hill, acres of birch trees, a cherry orchard, and surrounded by a high fence are happily enjoying their life. We worked at home. Rarely, my wife, chief editor of the Soviet branch of [...]

July 20th, 2012 | Posted in Africa / Europe,Columnists,COMMENTARY,Exclusives,Lev Navrozov,Life,Russia,Stateside,Top Stories,U.S. Politics | Read More »

Iran and its neighbors: Caught in a strategic trap of their own making

ran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, seen here in a June appearance.  /AFP

Special to By Dr. Assad Homayoun and Gregory Copley, Editor, GIS/Defense &  Foreign Affairs Iran, no less than the European Union or the United States of America, faces a series of problems which place it at a critical strategic junction. It now faces urgent challenges, the response to which will determine its viability — [...]

July 19th, 2012 | Posted in Daily Brief,Exclusives,Iran,Iraq,Israel,Life,Mideast,Stateside,Top Stories,U.S. Politics,World Links | Read More »

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