Fox News _ “Earlier this week, one Iraqi in the area cried to the world, `There is no one coming to help.’ Well, today, America is coming to help,” Obama said. “We’re also consulting with other countries — and the United Nations — who have called for action to address this humanitarian crisis.” _ (emphasis added) […]Read more "Well Choreographed Chaos __ Iraq"
Has President Obama painted himself into a corner with his penchant for drawing red lines? Cartoonist A.F.Branco thinks so. He made this post at Legal Insurrection: Why would leader of the world’s super power ever want to tell a potential enemy what its red line is, is a mystery to me. But, we won’t go into that […]Read more "Let The Muslim Nations Solve The Muslim Problems of Syria, et. al."
The media may need to dump the term “Arab Spring“. The term was used by the media to romanticize the young Arabs demonstrating for “democracy” in Tunisia, Libya, and Egypt. In short order the demonstrations evolved into revolutions, which were predictably hijacked by the better organized Islamic extremist. The extremist, the Muslim Brotherhood and their enforcers, […]Read more "A Sharia Revolution from Africa to the Caucasus?"
As the most important energy source, oil was king for over a century. The evidence suggests that King Oil is about to be deposed by King Gas. Because energy cost are such an important factor in the economies of every country, the possibility of a cheaper source of energy, due to huge discoveries of shale gas […]Read more "The Politics of Oil and Gas __ No. 1, “New Middle East”?"
Will the Muslim world in the Middle East ever know peace? Not likely. The religion of peace founded by the profit Muhammad fractured upon his death in the year 632 when his followers could not agree on who should replace Muhammad as their leader. The majority believed the rightful heir was Muhammad’s father-in-law, Abu Bakr. […]Read more "Will the Arab Spring, now in Iraq, end up isolating Iran? Is that a good thing?"