Damage control at VA saves bureaucratic behinds, ignores the veterans

Damage control at VA saves bureaucratic behinds, ignores the veterans

Special to WorldTribune.com By Michelle Malkin The Public and Intergovernmental Affairs Office of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is very concerned. No, the communications specialists in the agency are not concerned with veterans in need. They’re not concerned with citizens and public officials requesting public information. They’re not concerned with journalists seeking the truth. […]

ISIL ‘caliph’ is on new U.S. drone kill list

ISIL ‘caliph’ is on new U.S. drone kill list

Special to WorldTribune.com Bill Gertz, Washington Free Beacon President Barack Obama has authorized targeted killings of the leaders of the Al Qaida offshoot led by Abu Bakr al Baghdadi using drone strikes or special operations, as the Iraqi terrorist on Tuesday urged jihadists to conduct worldwide attacks. A U.S. official familiar with internal Obama administration […]

Report: Boko Haram terrorized by bees and snakes said to be possessed by ghosts

Report: Boko Haram terrorized by bees and snakes said to be possessed by ghosts

Special to WorldTribune.com Members of terror group Boko Haram have allegedly been arrested in Nigeria after fleeing a forest to escape deadly bites from “mystical bees” and “mysterious snakes”. According to Nigerian newspaper Vanguard, the captured insurgents claimed the creatures — possessed by ghosts — had killed many Boko Haram members. “We were told that […]

‘America’ premiers in the City of Angels

‘America’ premiers in the City of Angels

Special to WorldTribune.com Breitbart.com The City of Angels is gearing up for the red carpet premiere of America, the latest film by conservative firebrand Dinesh D’Souza. The film, produced by the Academy-award winning producer of Schindler’s List Gerald Molen and D’Souza, takes viewers through the pivotal moments in American history, led by the men who […]

Major media gets its facts wrong, again, on major Supreme Court decision

Major media gets its facts wrong, again, on major Supreme Court decision

Special to WorldTribune.com By Mona Charen The major media’s account of the Supreme Court’s decision in the Hobby Lobby case was typical of the way the case has been misreported from the start. The New York Times headline read, “Supreme Court Rejects Contraceptives Mandate for Some Corporations.” Politico led with “SCOTUS sides with Hobby Lobby […]

China’s first-time participation in major U.S.-led Pacific exercise raises eyebrows

China’s first-time participation in major U.S.-led Pacific exercise raises eyebrows

Special to WorldTribune.com Bill Gertz, Washington Free Beacon The U.S. military’s largest international naval exercise in the Pacific begins this week with China’s navy taking part for the first time by sending four warships—more than any participating nation other than the United States. A total of 49 surface ships, six submarines, more than 200 aircraft, […]

Wishful thinking about Iranian disinformation

Wishful thinking about Iranian disinformation

Special to WorldTribune.com By Mona Charen PARIS — An estimated 50,000 Iranian exiles and supporters from Europe and North America are here to remind the world that no cooperation with the brutal, expansionist regime in Tehran can possibly advance Western interests. This annual gathering of MeK (People’s Mujahedin of Iran), an Iranian resistance group, was […]

Connecticut high school okays web access to Islam, Planned Parenthood but draws line at Christian, conservatives sites

Connecticut high school okays web access to Islam, Planned Parenthood but draws line at Christian, conservatives sites

Special to WorldTribune.com By Cheryl K. Chumley, The Washington Times A senior at one Connecticut high school has asked administrators to explain why he can access websites like Islam-guide.com, the State Democrat site and Planned Parenthood on the school’s computers — but not sites for the NRA, the State GOP or Christianity.com. Andrew Lampart, 18, […]