FBI Scandal: Flawed Forensics Rampant, Impacted Many Cases

FBI Over two years ago, the Justice Department and the FBI began a review of thousands of criminal cases to determine if any defendants were wrongfully convicted based on flawed forensic testimony. The review included 2,600 convictions and 45 death-row cases from the 1980s and 1990s in which the FBI’s hair and fiber unit reported a […]

Five Reasons Why US-Russia Ties Hit Rock Bottom

_69170135_018892112 Back in 2009, President Obama said he wanted to see a "reset" in this country's relations with Russia. There were a number of signs that such a reset was not only possible, but proceeding as planned. The two countries' attitude toward arms control – long a topic of strong disagreement – seemed to have softened […]

This Is What Is Going To Happen If Ebola Comes To America

Prison-Camp If the worst Ebola outbreak in recorded history reaches the United States, federal law permits "the apprehension and examination of any individual reasonably believed to be infected with a communicable disease." These individuals can be "detained for such time and in such manner as may be reasonably necessary". In other words, the federal government already […]

Lois Lerner Called Me an “A**hole”

lerner-jail-600x313 So, the big breaking news story yesterday and today is that some of Lois Lerner's emails have been found and she happened to call some conservatives "assholes." I resemble that remark. I've called her worse than that and never once did I make the newspaper. I guess I'm not rich enough or famous enough for that. Does it prove […]

Courage is what is needed in America - Not Compromise

iwo-jima compromise Courage, not compromise, brings the smile of God's approval. Thomas S. Monson Tragedy in life normally comes with betrayal and compromise, and trading on your integrity and not having dignity in life. That's really where failure comes. Tom Cochrane I needed to take a break from the series Enemies on the left, False Friends on […]

Report: US & Foreign Elites Pay Greens To Push EPA Policies

2014-05-08T170623Z_1_CBREA471BK300_RTROPTP_4_USA-POLITICS-STEYER-e1406672758694 Environmental organizations are often portrayed as homegrown groups fighting back against the tide of corporate boogeymen like Big Business or Big Oil. But this is not the case, according to a new congressional report. A report by Republicans on the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee claims environmentalists are being backed by "an elite group […]

Israel: The Palestinian People’s Greatest Ally

GERMANY-ISRAEL-PALESTINIANS-CONFLICT-PROTEST Israel is not tame. But she is good. If a poacher shoots arrows at a pride of sleeping lions, are the lions to blame for rousing and defending themselves? What does one say of the shooter when he intentionally cowers behind the skirts of his own women and daughters, hoping, indeed praying, that these precious […]