As critical as I have been and continue to be of Obama’s foreign policy, particularly in the Middle East, I have a great unease with the schadenfreude being experienced in many corners over the vote in the British House of Commons refusing to take the first step towards authorizing the British government...
The House of Commons is debating intervention in Syria right now.
Update 5:50 (h/t Drudge): UK Prime Minister Cameron loses Syria war vote:
British Prime Minister David Cameron has lost a vote endorsing military action against Syria by 13 votes, a stunning defeat for a government which...
Here are front pages from British newspapers today regarding the machete terror attack by two Islamic terrorists in London.
It will be easy — and likely correct — to assert that this is another Islamic terrorist attack.
But I think it is more than that.
This is what we see in Syria.
A very up close and personal bloodletting and then triumphal braggadocio.
Took place today in London.
Despite calls for protests, there was little disruption.
Via The Telegraph:
President Obama’s delegation to the funeral of former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher is drawing some flak in London.
Two former Republican Secretaries of State — James Baker and George Shultz — will lead the U.S. delegation to the Thatcher funeral on Wednesday.
Some British press reports noted that the delegation...
The reaction to Margaret Thatcher’s death is painfully predictable.
The right is honoring her service in standing up to socialism and communism at home and abroad, while the left is vilifying her for standing up to socialism and communism at home and abroad.
George Galloway is the face the British left’s desire to destroy Israel, as ugly as it gets. As Christopher Hitchens put it, George Galloway Is Gruesome, Not Gorgeous.
Galloway is a member...
Could be either, except that Israel didn’t exist in the 1930s.
Israel Matzav has the story.
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Windmills are a centerpiece of Obama’s energy plans for the nation.
Here’s another, from Britain, regarding noise pollution:
Wind turbines are being turned off during high winds because they are too...
A look at our future on the current road to a permanent dependency state where there is little marginal incentive to work, and those who produce and provide jobs are demonized and ridiculed to the point of no return.
From Max Hastings of The Daily Mail Online, regarding the rioters in Britain:
As thugs have been burning, beating, and stealing their way through London, citizens of that disarmed society had little to defend themselves with as the police were completely overwhelmed.
I have the utmost respect for police officers and the work they do, but they cannot be everywhere at once, especially in the...
First it was Bibi Netanyahu stating that Israel will not go back to the 1967 borders.
Now it is the Queen of England refusing to click glasses.
Maybe she was upset that he had to read his toast from index cards, or maybe it was protocol.
I don’t care. He is my President, and I...