Category Archives: Afghanistan

Stop Pretending That Orthodox Islam and Violence Aren’t Linked: Top Muslim Scholar

  Stop Pretending That Orthodox Islam and Violence Aren’t Linked: Top Muslim Scholar This piece is MUST reading… TIME Staff Indonesia, the world’s biggest Muslim-majority country, has a constitution that recognizes other major religions, and practices a syncretic form of … Continue reading

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Afghanistan: McCain’s plan vs Trump’s plan

Afghanistan: McCain’s plan vs Trump’s plan This is a detailed look at the two plans, broken down into somewhat logical segments. Senator John McCain — It is in the national security interest of the United States that Afghanistan never again … Continue reading

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“Principled Realism”

“Principled Realism” According to CNN (not much of a recommendation for veracity I’m afraid, but it’s all I could find) that’s what Paul Ryan sees in Trump after listening to the President’s remarks tonight about East Asia and Afghanistan. Very … Continue reading

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Trump looks for different Afghan answers

Trump looks for different Afghan answers Thank God we have a POTUS willing to risk it all politically — to examine the truth. It will certainly save American lives. Here from Reuters: By REUTERS AUG. 16, 2017, 11:30 A.M. E.D.T. … Continue reading

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Afghanistan, Trump and McCain

Afghanistan, Trump and McCain With that headline, this piece is bound to be bloody. Afghanistan is a mess, Trump and McCain hate each other, and one is POTUS and the other a Senator with the most experience on the ground … Continue reading

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Biden and the Kurds are correct

The piece below is being repeated BECAUSE Kurdish and Iraqi officials are now calling for a 3 state solution, obviously I agree since I wrote this years ago. I wish Biden was in this race — if he was, I … Continue reading

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Can it be true? al-Baghdadi killed?

Can it be true? al-Baghdadi killed? Sources in the Middle East (and The International Business Times) are reporting that ISIL leader al-Baghdadi has been killed by a drone/missile strike in Syria. If this is true we should all have a … Continue reading

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Obama NEEDS to do this

Not his actual remarks, just what he should have said. If he won’t call it an Islamic Terrorist act. I will. I come before you the American people tonight, after 7 years in office as your president to ask for … Continue reading

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More remarkably GOOD news

by Karl Spain If you read this blog, you know, I seem to focus on the unpopular news that nobody else likes but I think is important. If you read this blog you also know I have been calling for … Continue reading

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