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By Butter Bracco On Monday, June 1st, 2015
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Lindsey Graham joins 2016 Presidential race

Lindsey Graham, the proud Republican neoconservative, firearms enthusiast and member of the GOP compromising on immigration reform, officially announced his presidential bid on Monday morning in his hometown of More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, May 29th, 2015
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Rand Paul attacks GOP hawks on ISIS, Bobby Jindal says ‘unsuited’ to be Prez

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal and possible 2016 Presidential candidate went after Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul on Wednesday, releasing a statement saying Paul is “unsuited to be commander-in-chief” More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, February 4th, 2015
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Bill Kristol battles Twitter, Iran while bailing on Sarah Palin

Conservative talking head Bill Kristol is used to making enemies from liberals, but now the fights are in every direction: Twitter, Charlie Hebdo, Iran and now is bailing on Sarah Palin. The Iranian government has More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, November 1st, 2014
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Justin Amash sees America leaning more libertarian, hopes Congress will see shift

Michigan Rep. Justin Amash is set to return to Congress after Tuesday, winning his district. Reason magazine quotes the libertarian leaning Republican as he noted that’s the direction America is moving and More...

By Robert Herriman On Thursday, August 15th, 2013
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Former WaPo ombudsman’s advice for Jeff Bezos: Dump Jennifer Rubin

Amazon.com CEO Jeff Bezos recently bought the Washington Post from the Graham family for $250,000 with plans of reviving the classic newspaper. On Tuesday, one man very familiar with the WaPo had a key piece of More...

By Robert Herriman On Sunday, July 28th, 2013
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Charles Krauthammer: ‘I think Chris Christie takes up the mantle of the majority of the GOP, which is interventionist’

If you didn’t already know, syndicated columnist and Fox News analyst, Charles Krauthammer spelled it out for us–the foreign policy views of the majority of the Republican party is “interventionist”. Image/Video More...

By Robert Herriman On Wednesday, June 12th, 2013
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Neoconservative writer, Max Boot, says ‘the Guardian and Washington Post are compromising our national security’

Senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) and Commentary columnist, Max Boot said in a LA Times column, “Stay calm and let the NSA carry on”, Boot suggests the “current kerfuffle” More...

By Robert Herriman On Friday, April 12th, 2013
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Ron Paul to announce the formation of the ‘Ron Paul Institute for Peace and Prosperity’

Since retiring from Congress in January, the 77-year-old Dr. Ron Paul has been quite busy. In addition to his numerous speaking engagements and still penning his weekly “Texas Straight Talk”, the “retired” More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, January 16th, 2013
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Utah juice and smoothie bar owner charging liberals $1 more for drinks

 One Utah juice and smoothie bar owner is taking his political stance to his customers’ pockets with a $1 surcharge for liberals. The owner of the “I Love Drilling Juice and Smoothie Bar” in More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, November 27th, 2012
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Bill Kristol ‘more optimistic’ on Muslim Brotherhood, Egypt and Gaza

Critics, right and left, have targeted Bill Kristol and his statements on the Middle East. Now on FOX Kristol made another bold and strong statement on Egypt, the Muslim Brotherhood and the Gaza conflict. This comes More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, August 30th, 2012
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John McCain RNC speech calls for ‘more wars,’ citing ‘American exceptionalism Full Transcript

The 76-year-old war veteran walked out to Kenny Loggins’ “Danger Zone,” obviously recalling the ’80s action flick “Top Gun,” and the 2008 GOP nominee began to focus on foreign More...

By Robert Herriman On Saturday, June 23rd, 2012
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VIDEO: Ron Paul takes on proponents of attacking Syria on House floor

Texas Congressman Ron Paul announced on the House floor this week he will be introducing legislation to prohibit the Obama Administration, absent a declaration of war by Congress, from supporting — directly More...

By Robert Herriman On Wednesday, June 20th, 2012
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Top Neoconservatives, Kristol and Fly, urge Congress to take military action against Iran

They are at it again over at the Weekly Standard.   YouTube screen shot William Kristol, the founder and editor of the magazine, joined forces with Jamie Fly, the Executive Director of the Foreign Policy Initiative More...

By Robert Herriman On Sunday, March 4th, 2012
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Kristol calls killing of US soldiers by uniformed Afghans ‘little incidents’

The recent deaths of US servicemen at the hands of uniformed Afghanis, our supposed allies, over the destruction of Korans was a topic on the panel on the Mar 4 episode of Fox News Sunday. YouTube screen shot One More...

By Stephen Nevets On Thursday, December 22nd, 2011
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Paul Krugman tops MRC list for Worst Reporting Quote of the Year

Media Research Center released their “twenty-fourth annual awards for the year’s worst reporting.”  A panel of 48 radio talk show hosts, magazine editors, columnists, editorial writers, and expert More...

By deskofbrian On Sunday, October 9th, 2011
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Mitt Romney reveals his foreign policy team: wall-to-wall neocons

In a move to highlight his national security credentials in the GOP presidential race, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney has publicized a new roster of campaign advisers working on foreign policy and defense More...

By Robert Herriman On Monday, September 12th, 2011
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Lindsey Graham says President Obama’s plan to leave 3,000 troops in Iraq a ‘disaster’

Sen. Lindsey Graham said on Monday that if the White House supports a plan reportedly under consideration to keep just 3,000 troops in Iraq, it would stand as “one of the biggest blunders in American foreign policy.” Lindsey More...

By Robert Herriman On Thursday, September 1st, 2011
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Ron Paul does not speak nonsense

In a piece in the neoconservative rag, Commentary, published Aug 31, a blogger by the name of Peter Wehner came out swinging on some statements Texas Congressman and Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul made More...

By Robert Herriman On Monday, July 11th, 2011
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Max Boot: ‘The problem isn’t that we are engaged in nation-building. The problem is that we do it so poorly’

Here is Max Boot doing what he does best from his perch at the Council of Foreign Relations, trying to scare the bejesus out of people with threats largely imagined. And the fact that Boot claims the necessity of More...

By Guest Author On Thursday, June 16th, 2011
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Neocons Losing Hold Over Republican Foreign Policy

photo donkeyhotey Nearly ten years after seizing control of Republican foreign policy, neoconservatives and other hawks appear to be losing it. That is at least the tentative conclusion of a number of political More...



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