The man pictured above is standing guard at one of our military’s recruiting centers in Cleburne Texas. The US army recruiting command would prefer that he wasn’t and just issued a policy letter a short time ago that told their recruiters to specifically avoid people like him. This has understandably caused a bit of friction
Three coordinated attacks in 3 geographic regions marks a a very sinister moment in the evolution of the Ultra-islamist group ISIS. Their previous terror attacks were “one-of” events that were isolated in nature and carried out by “lone wolves” who were inspired by the extremist ideology of their exceptionally effective militant jihadist web forums.
“We had speculated that the #brusselsattack at the airport was a rushed operation. Now it appears that the outline for what may have been the terror cells long term goal could have been revealed. The cells “el Bakrauoi brothers had surveilled a nuclear official including planting surveillance cameras at his home. Now we
These guys have been on the front pages now because of their penchant of killing indiscriminately and without mercy. Beheading 2 unarmed American journalists does not necessarily demonstrate military prowess, but elevates their stature in militant jihadi folklore. Al Qaeda is a still an extremely dangerous enemy, However ISIS has superseded them due in
It’s not necessarily that we need “More” security, We need smarter security practices. This means far better training for security professionals. There are great tools and gadgets that enhance security, but at the end of the day, It’s the human factor that will detect or deter an attack like the one in Nairobi Kenya.
Bombing of Christians in Pakistan, Series of sustained bombing campaigns in Iraq, Attacks by Militant islamic groups in Nigeria, The merging of Al Qaeda in Iraq with Syrian rebel groups and the latest event, The Mumbai style terror attack in Nairobi Kenya at a popular western mall. By any measurable metric, Al Qaeda and
The response of our fellow Americans and our Local, State and Federal law enforcement agencies was beyond heroic. We do not have enough superlatives in our language to adequately describe just how well they responded to this succesful Terror attack on American soil. The immediate response of our fellow citizens to transition from a spectator
I do not know the totality of the situation involving the two bombers, What I do know is that strategically it does not make a lot of sense for the Taliban or Taliban linked elements to have carried out or to have sponsored this attack. For all intents and purposes, things are going the Taliban’s
Hugo Chavez’s influence was far and wide, however he left the country of Venezuela with several hurdles and potentially on the verge of collapse. Chavez used his countries oil riches to raise his political influence throughout the region by becoming the regional supplier of petroleum products not only to South and Central America but to