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So, at first, we heard speculations and excuses about how and why Tamerlan Tsarnaev was able to go to Russia and back without raising more suspicion on the part of the FBI. Now we have yet another version of what happened: ”The accounts of how closely the Boston bombing suspect, who was killed in a …

This past week, every American was led to believe that Boston Marathon bomber and terrorist Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was the most dangerous criminal in all the country.  All of the evidence points to his guilt in placing the bombs that killed several people and injured a couple hundred others.  He ran over his own fatally injured …

Condoleezza Rice wrote the following in her book Joseph Stalin: Red Terror: “The system of terror was essential to Stalinism. . . . Terror was the creation to mold politically the control that they wanted.” As we look back at the atrocities that have devastated America over the past 12 years since 9/11, one has …

While Americans were focusing on the Boston Marathon bombings and defending the Second Amendment to the Constitution from the Senate’s efforts to eliminate guns, the House was busy about the business of destroying the Fourth Amendment. After two days of debate this week, the House passed CISPA, the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act, by …

Rahm Emanuel, said, “You never let a serious crisis go to waste. And what I mean by that it’s an opportunity to do things you think you could not do before,” and that could include asset confiscation. With the financial crisis in Europe and Greece, the rejection of the dollar by Australia and China, and …

It is sweet to see the liberals at Salon Magazine to attack an Obama booster like Mayor Michael Bloomberg over the way he demands everyone be accountable to him, but is offended at the idea of “his people” being accountable to anyone else. In his article, “Suddenly, NYPD doesn’t love surveillance anymore,” David Sirota sets …

I’m not sure why they thought the traditional Western Christian time of “Holy Week” (between Palm Sunday and Easter) was an especially appropriate time, but the week was used by Arkansas law enforcement groups to meet in Springdale for “anti-terrorism training.” You can read about it here, but it really doesn’t give you the full …

The Fourth Amendment to the US Constitution reads: “The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated, and no Warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by Oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and …