Napolitano’s Inept Homeland Security Department

    Rowan Scarborough has the top story at Human Events today. In New York’s Time Square, it was a hot dog vendor who spotted a bomb-laden Nissan SUV. The man who parked it there, Faisal Shahzad, was able to board a Persian Gulf-bound jet many hours after Janet Napolitano’s Department of Homeland Security, which is in charge of airport screening, knew his identity.In an airliner over | Read More »

    Napolitano’s Inept Homeland Security Department

    Rowan Scarborough has the top story at Human Events today. In New York’s Time Square, it was a hot dog vendor who spotted a bomb-laden Nissan SUV. The man who parked it there, Faisal Shahzad, was able to board a Persian Gulf-bound jet many hours after Janet Napolitano’s Department of Homeland Security, which is in charge of airport screening, knew his identity.In an airliner over | Read More »

    From Watchdog to Lapdog

    Rowan Scarborough has the top story on Human Events today. When Karl Rove landed at the White House in 2001 as President Bush’s all-things strategist, an enemy was waiting. Leftist Henry Waxman, who represents ultra-liberal Malibu and Beverly Hills, pounced on the first bit of negative news: that Rove met with Intel officers before his ongoing stock divestitures were completed.

    New Help For CIA from Pakistan

    Rowan Scarborough has the top story at Human Events today. The CIA has established a well-functioning spy network in Pakistan, providing tips that have lead to stepped-up drone attacks on suspected militants.Sources tell HUMAN EVENTS that the cadre of Pakistani informants was years in the making. The U.S. had to convince them to trust Americans on one key issue: protecting their identity.There is another component | Read More »

    The Al-Qaeda Bar

    Rowan Scarborough has the top story at Human Events today. Some of the nation’s wealthiest and most powerful law firms have donated hundreds of millions of dollars in free legal services to terror suspects at the Guantanamo Bay prison.Their work, bolstered by left-wing activists groups, has helped to free, or force the transfer, of hundreds of al Qaeda suspects to third countries. Some have gone | Read More »

    Obama-McChrystal Gap Widens

    How many more soldiers will needlessly die before Obama makes up his mind on Afghan strategy. President Obama’s announced decision this week to remain undecided on new troops in Afghanistan for weeks, or even months, rejects his top commander’s determination that without urgent reinforcements the war may be lost.At yesterday’s White House press briefing, presidential spokesman Robert Gibbs reconfirmed that President Obama had not decided | Read More »

    McChrystal: Watch Your Left Flank

    Rowan Scarborough has the top story at Human Events today. The political Left is now attacking Gen. Stanley McChrystal over his proposed troop surge in Afghanistan in the same way it tried to besmirch the character of Gen. David Petraeus when he promoted the successful Iraq reinforcement. The lesson: when a four-star commander wants to win a war with more troops they get profiled by | Read More »

    Obamacare Only Healthy for Lawyers

    Rowan Scarborough has the top story at Human Events today. Tucked away in the thousands of pages of the Democrats’ health care overhaul bill are a number of gifts to the trial lawyers. Which, by the way, are the Party’s largest financial backers.”America’s Affordable Health Choices Act” establishes new routes by which insurance company employees can sue. It sets up new mandates and regulations on | Read More »