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The Meaning of Ukraine

Putin is gobbling Ukraine.

The non-American West is wringing its hands.

The vacationing American president isn’t even doing that; he’s at the beach.

In the 1994 Budapest Agreement, Ukraine agreed to remove all nuclear weapons from its territory in return for a commitment by Russia, Britain and the US, “to respect the independence and sovereignty and existing borders of Ukraine.”

Have you heard of Britain not living up to an agreement to respect sovereignty, and what happened next…?

But now America, the global guarantor of peace for generations (until we elected the Communist dictator in the White House) also is […]

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ISIS and Islam: The Threat and The Future

Western governments see in ISIS what it is not: ISIS is not a bunch of guys at the bottom of the economic ladder revolting against capitalism or colonial imperialism. ISIS is not a cohort of men clinging to their guns and religion. ISIS is not a local tribe or militia. It is not a national threat to its countrymen, though it is that, too. ISIS is not a regional threat – alone. ISIS is not what Barack Obama called “the JV.”

ISIS is the tip of the spear of a rising tribal, illiterate, functionally uncivilized – but existential – threat […]

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