It is the FISA Denial Cases, Stupid!
18 Jun 2013

It is the FISA Denial Cases, Stupid!

Read it later Protecting the US and its citizens from harm’s way is a duty every President must take seriously in the aftermath of 9/11. US citizens concerned about minimum individual privacy dwarfes the need for collective security. It is all about the FISA denial cases, Stupid! Having said that, however,

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No Syrian-Americans Allowed to Testify
17 Jun 2013

No Syrian-Americans Allowed to Testify

Read it later There is nothing wrong in having non Syrian experts testify on US Syrian policy before the Foreign Relations Committee in Congress. Especially when two of the three experts are trusted and have a history of good analysis and deep knowledge about the US and the region. However,

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White-listing Innocent Americans, Blacklisting Guilty Foreigners
10 Jun 2013

White-listing Innocent Americans, Blacklisting Guilty Foreigners

Read it later Consider the two scenarios below of two NSA triggers that might not be white-listing innocent Americans and blacklisting guilty foreigners. A US Official is in touch with a Syrian rebel leader via email. One day, the official gets an email from a monitored email account of a

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Cold-hearted liberals have abandoned Syria
04 Jun 2013

Cold-hearted liberals have abandoned Syria

Read it later Source: The Washington Post – by Richard Cohen (Cold-hearted liberals have abandoned Syria) A letter to the editor of the New York Times Book Review says it all. It mentions the situation in Syria and says, “The crisis continues.” The “crisis,” you should know, is not the continuing slaughter

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