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After shooting down a Russian military plane for no good reason, Turkey seems to be getting off pretty lightly. Or perhaps Russian President Vladimir Putin is just getting warmed up. Putin called on Russians to boycott Turkish tomatoes and supermarkets, saying the money spent on them goes to buy Turkish missiles. Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev …

Barack Obama and Vladimir Putin have a couple things in common. Both are domestic authoritarians and believe themselves to be dictators of their respective countries. Beyond that, they are pretty much polar opposites. Putin, the ex-KGB agent, fancies himself a tough guy, a man’s man, spending a great amount of time shirtless and probably in …

I beg to differ with President Obama. Climate change is not the most serious threat faced by this planet. He is. Let me back up a bit. We all know that Obama is touring the world this week touting climate change because he wants to finally pay back all the wealthy people who have financed …

Just hours after a Russian warplane was shot down by Turkish forces while on mission in the skies over Syria, Russian President Vladimir Putin spoke out in ager against Turkey’s actions. A day after meeting with the Ayatollah in Tehran, Iran, Putin was meeting with King Abdullah of Jordan in Moscow to discuss how they …

Over the past six and half years, Barack Obama has steadily sliced and diced our military. He’s cut the number of troops, planes, warships, tanks, missiles and other weapon. Year after year Obama tries to further reduce the Defense Department’s budget. In some categories, the US military is only 1/3 the strength it was before …

By Raymond Ibrahim Front Page Magazine The Orthodox Christian Church, which is reclaiming its traditional role in post-Soviet Russia, has just described its government’s fight against the Islamic State and other jihadi groups in Syria as a “holy war.” According to Vsevolod Chaplin, head of the Church’s Public Affairs Department, The fight with terrorism is a …

Vladimir Putin has decided to take the role of leading man in the Middle East. With each passing week Vlad continues to displace Barack “The Shrinking Violet” Obama as the Big Man on Campus amongst Arab nations. And so far, it’s been easy. All he has to do is show up and say, “Hey, Barack won’t …

President Obama’s foreign policy failure parade continues its march down Pennsylvania Avenue. The Middle East is still spinning wildly out of control; Russia has made President Obama and John Kerry look foolish. Europe is being overrun by Muslim refugees, who may or may not be loyal to the evil terrorists at ISIS. Still, Obama continues …

Has the world changed enough to see modern-day Russia in a new light? Vladimir Putin has attacked the United States on ideological grounds. The following is from “Who’s Godless Now? Russia Says It’s U.S.” “At the height of the Cold War, it was common for American conservatives to label the officially atheist Soviet Union a ‘godless nation.’ “More than …

Megyn Kelly has responded to criticisms that her question of the GOP candidates in the debate last Thursday were silly, agenda-oriented, and possibly designed to take out Donald Trump. What the other Republican candidates wouldn’t do, Fox was trying to do. Here is Megyn Kelly’s response to the criticism: “We were trying to drill down …

Since taking office six and half years ago, Barack Obama has slashed our military might by over half of what it was. He has reduced the number of military personnel, navy ships, planes, tanks and nuclear weapons at the same time Putin and other national leaders have been building up their military forces. The other …

Russia – in the form of the Soviet Union – used to be America’s greatest enemy. Ronald Reagan called it the “Evil Empire.” “One nation under God” was added to the Pledge of Allegiance in 1954 in response to “godless Communism.” The United States was different, Americans were told. We believed in God. The Russians …