New legislation would block intel officials from working for China businesses

New legislation would block intel officials from working for China businesses

Special to WorldTribune.com Bill Gertz, Washington Free Beacon Current House intelligence and defense legislation now before Congress is seeking to block U.S. intelligence officials from working for Chinese-linked companies. … Two amendments now part of the fiscal 2015 intelligence and defense authorization bills [also] target China’s Huawei Technologies, a company linked by the U.S. government […]

Has Obama finally exhausted all benefits of all doubts?

Has Obama finally exhausted all benefits of all doubts?

Special to WorldTribune.com By Mona Charen Though President Barack Obama’s first term was characterized by anemic economic growth, decreasing household income, prolonged joblessness, an unpopular health law, foreign policy blunders and bitter partisanship, the electorate seemed stubbornly unwilling to lay any of it at his feet. As late as July 2013, 35 percent of Americans […]

Where is Marine deserter Wassef Ali Hassoun?

Where is Marine deserter Wassef Ali Hassoun?

Special to WorldTribune.com By Michelle Malkin Ten years ago this month, U.S. Marine Wassef Ali Hassoun disappeared from Camp Fallujah in Iraq. After a five-month military investigation, he was charged with desertion and theft, brought back to Virginia’s Quantico Marine base and then transferred to North Carolina’s Camp Lejeune for trial. Yet, a full decade […]

Unreported except here: Bowe Bergdahl’s desertion

Unreported except here: Bowe Bergdahl’s desertion

Special to WorldTribune.com By Michelle Malkin Five years ago, I publicly raised questions about Bowe Bergdahl’s desertion from Blackfoot Company, 1-501 Infantry (Airborne), 4th Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 25th Infantry Division. A few weeks after his so-called “capture” in late June 2009, three conflicting accounts had surfaced: U.S. officials told the Associated Press Bergdahl had […]

Only one newspaper covered Bloomberg’s speech about the muzzling of conservative voices

Only one newspaper covered Bloomberg’s speech about the muzzling of conservative voices

Special to WorldTribune.com Silencing and marginalization of conservative voices have become commonplace in the United States, as recently highlighted by former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg. . . . “This spring, it has been disturbing to see a number of college commencement speakers withdraw — or have their invitations rescinded — after protests from students […]

Bergdahl: From the military community, ‘a tidal wave of anger’

Bergdahl: From the military community, ‘a tidal wave of anger’

[I]t’s looking increasingly unlikely that Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl will receive a hero’s welcome when he returns to the United States after nearly five years in Taliban captivity. From military forums across the country, a groundswell of anger is rising over the Obama administration’s silence on perhaps the most controversial question surrounding the deal that […]

Four proofs that those who call themselves ‘progressives’ are racists

Four proofs that those who call themselves ‘progressives’ are racists

Special to WorldTribune.com By Dennis Prager No day passes without a Democratic politician, a left-wing commentator, or, if I may be excused a redundancy, a left-wing academic labeling Republicans and conservatives racist. Given the power of repetition, one consequence is that many Americans, especially young ones, believe that one side of the political spectrum — […]