What Hath Barack Obama Wrought?
I know I am not the only one who has said we’re playing with idiocy in Barack Obama’s efforts to try terrorists in civilian courts.Check out this news. A federal judge has tossed out most of the government’s evidence against a terrorism detainee on grounds his confessions were coerced, allegedly by U.S. forces, before he became a prisoner at Guantanamo Bay.In a ruling this week, | Read More »
Sen. Kent Conrad: Hey KSM reactionaries…Beat it!
No, seriously. So now the Speaker of the House and a Democratic Senator from North Dakota have in the span of a week, basically called those who are wary of the propaganda-ready show trial of KSM down the street from Ground Zero, un-American reactionaries who should pack up and leave because they, not us, love America. Wow. Take that 9/11 families. Incidentally, the rally to protest HoBama’s | Read More »
The Terrorists Will Plead Not Guilty
It should not be surprising to learn, though it may make your blood pressure go up. The terrorists who orchestrated 9/11 and masterminded the deaths of thousands of Americans will plead not guilty. They will use their case to try American foreign policy.Fox News has the details. Scott Fenstermaker, the lawyer for accused terrorist Ali Abd al-Aziz Ali, said the men would not deny their | Read More »
TODD: Khalid Sheikh Mohammed – can you understand why it is offensive to some for this terrorist to get all the legal privileges of any American citizen? OBAMA: I don’t think it will be offensive at all when he’s convicted and when the death penalty is applied to him. TODD: But having that kind of confidence of a conviction – I mean one of the | Read More »
The Left’s ‘Fair’ Trial
“Khalid Sheikh Mohammed is not a criminal. He is a soldier in a war captured on a battlefield. That is not something our criminal justice system was designed to handle and should not handle.” I’ve seen a lot from the left in the last twenty-four hours that I, and conservatives in general, do not want to give Khalid Sheikh Mohammed a fair trail and that | Read More »
The Last Time We Tried A Terrorist In New York, Classified Documents Went to Al Qaeda
James Galyean wrote a post on Friday afternoon that I think we probably ought to focus on a bit more.The left is celebrating Barack Obama’s decision to send Khalid Sheikh Mohammed to New York City for a criminal trial in a civilian court. In fact, since Friday I have gotten a lot of hate mail from leftists saying I must not trust our due process | Read More »
The Criminal Justice System Is Not The Proper Place To Determine Khalid Sheikh Mohammed’s Fate
James Galyean is a former federal prosecutor and former counsel on the US Senate Judiciary Committee. He helped draft both the Detainee Treatment Act of 2005 and the Military Commissions Act of 2006, which dealt with the detention, interrogation, and trial of Guantanamo Bay terrorist detainees. He is currently running for Congress in the 3rd Congressional District of South Carolina. ———————– The administration’s decision to | Read More »
Question of the Day
What do Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, mastermind of the September 11th terrorist attacks, and uninsured 20 year olds have in common?In Barack Obama’s America, they both go to jail — but the terrorist has to be convicted first.Consider this an open thread.
The Khalid Sheikh Mohammed Lower Manhattan Reunion Tour
Pardon me if I am seeing red this morning: Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, alleged mastermind of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, and four others accused in the attacks will be put on criminal trial in New York, Attorney General Eric Holder is expected to announce later Friday. WHAT IN THE HELL IS WRONG WITH THESE PEOPLE? So, Barack Obama will be staging his own New | Read More »
Khalid Sheikh Mohammed to Be Sent to New York for Trial
This is insane. Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, alleged mastermind of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, and four others accused in the attacks will be put on criminal trial in New York, Attorney General Eric Holder is expected to announce later Friday. There have been reports in the past month about another potential terrorist attack disrupted in New York City. Bringing these high profile terrorist leaders | Read More »
Raising the “White Towel” of Surrender
Torture is defined as “the infliction of intense pain from burning, crushing or wounding.” In what appears to be a political effort to criminalize Bush era policy the Obama Administration has sanctioned the declassification and release of top secret memos. The communiqués outline, in detail, enhanced interrogation techniques used on Abu Zubaydah “…high ranking member of al Qaeda” and terrorist operations chief, Khalid Sheikh Mohammed. | Read More »
How Many Americans Will Die Because of Barack Obama’s Weak National Security Leadership?
Let me say this without reservation, despite the left-wing assault when I twittered it: I do not doubt that more Americans will die at the hands of terrorists under the watch of Barack Obama than under the watch of George W. Bush. Back on January 8th, I wrote General Michael Hayden and John O. Brennan are career guys. They are not partisans. I could not | Read More »
Hey Libs!….Stick this in your pipe and Smoke it…OPEN THREAD
Khalid Sheikh Mohammed to plead guilty WASHINGTON (AFP) — Alleged September 11, 2001 attacks mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and four co-defendants have indicated they will confess to terror charges in their trial before a US military tribunal in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, the judge said on Monday. “The accused in this case had decided that they wished to withdraw all motions… and wished to enter pleas | Read More »