National Defense

Drone strike aftermath

The botched drone attack was much worse than a standard collateral damage incident.

By Anchor Rising | September 18, 2021 |

The details of the U.S. drone strike on a humanitarian worker in Afghanistan are horrific: The U.S. acknowledged reports of civilian casualties and said they may have been caused by secondary explosions. The family said when the 37-year-old Zemerai, alone in his car, pulled up to the house, he honked his horn. His 11-year-old son…

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Tucker puts the Milley scandal bluntly: treason.

By Justin Katz | September 15, 2021 |

This is surreal and shocking: Watch the latest video at Add it to the sense that public health experts, right down to people’s doctors (anecdotally) seem to be following political winds in their advice related to COVID-19, and it sure feels like our society is drifting in a stormy sea.  The people in roles…

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Live from VFW Post 272

By John Loughlin | September 11, 2021 |

Interviews from the John Loughlin Show on location at a Veterans of Foreign Wars post.

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Yeah… where are the clips of Americans returning home safe from Afghanistan?

By Justin Katz | September 3, 2021 |

You know, Sundance makes a good point, here: We are told by the powers that be – that approximately 6,000 to 7,000 American citizens were rescued by daring efforts of the U.S. State Department and U.S. military in evacuations from Kabul airport.  Okay, fair enough… that’s a good outcome.  Happy to hear it; we can…

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Biden’s rhetoric is sleazy, lying snake-oil salesman stuff.

By Justin Katz | September 1, 2021 |

It’s getting pretty hard to take this stuff: President Joe Biden pointed to the U.S. competition with China as a reason for America’s withdrawal from Afghanistan, in a speech on Aug. 31 declaring the end of the 20-year conflict in the war-torn nation. … “It’s about ending an era of major military operations to remake…

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The Heritage Foundation’s Jim Carafano Talks Afghanistan

By John Loughlin | August 28, 2021 |

Jim Carafano calls in to the John Loughlin Show on WPRO.

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We need this America back in charge sooner than later.

By Justin Katz | August 27, 2021 |

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Seriously, what is going on with Biden?

By Justin Katz | August 26, 2021 |

Biden Says Quiet Part Out Loud: “The First Person I was Instructed to Call On…” — RI Tea Party (@riteaparty) August 26, 2021

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No Specific Answers by R.I. Congressional Delegation on Afghanistan

By Monique Chartier | August 25, 2021 |

No member of Rhode Island’s congressional delegation responded to Anchor Rising’s questions or addressed the plight of potentially stranded Americans or Afghan allies.

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Why is the State Department turning away military interpreters from rescue?

By Justin Katz | August 25, 2021 |

With the caveate that chaos makes it hard to know what’s going on and easy to get a partial story, this seems like a travesty. The original story comes from the New York Times, but reading some of the implicitly pro-Biden replies to the linked tweet trying to cast doubt on it raises an important point: …