On August 8 the U.S. State Department warned U.S. citizens “to defer all non-essential travel to Pakistan,” stating that “The presence of several foreign and indigenous terrorist groups poses a potential danger to U.S. citizens throughout Pakistan.”
At least 30 people were killed in Yemen by U.S. drone strikes over the past 12 days. Among the dead was an eight-year-old girl who died in her father's arms.
The most important question that Americans need to be asking themselves is, Does the national-security state have any role in a free society? The Founding Fathers certainly didn’t think so.
Rajeh Badi, press advisor to Yemeni Prime Minister Mohammed Salem Basindwa, announced on August 7 that government security forces have thwarted a plot by al Qaeda to seize oil and gas export facilities and a provincial capital in eastern Yemen.
The mainstream media in the United States have increasingly come to the conclusion that the Benghazi attacks were related to a secret gun-running operation managed by the U.S. government to ferry weapons that had been used by Libyan rebels to Syria.
A report that NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden wanted to join an organization of former KGB agents is false, according to Russian lawyer assisting him.
U.S. embassies and consulates in 19 Muslim nations will remain closed at least until the end of this week according to State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki.
Communist programs killed Detroit, now Communist China is being hailed as the savior for the failed policies of socialism/progressivism.
The Senate is scheduled to vote on an amendment offered by Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.) to end foreign aid to Egypt.
Edward Snowden, the whistleblower on the NSA's massive surveillance of Americans, has reportedly applied for membership in a KGB veterans group in Moscow.