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New Index: U.S. Military Strength in Jeopardy
By Timothy H. Lee
Wednesday, February 25 2015
Is the U.S. military ripe for reduction and budgetary cuts?  In their justifiable zeal to target federal deficits and debt, various political and opinion leaders - including some on the right - believe so.  According to a new and thorough analysis of U.S. military health introduced this week by the Heritage Foundation, however, that's a very dangerous idea.  Heritage's inaugural Index of U.S. Military Strength, painstakingly assembled by numerous military experts and modeled upon its popular annual Index of Economic Freedom and Index of Culture and Opportunity, comprehensively…
 
On Obama’s Amnesty, Senate GOP Shouldn’t Outsource Responsibility to Judges
A ruling from a federal judge in Texas has put a temporary halt to President Barack Obama’s amnesty…
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CNN, DHS and SPLC's Blame-Righty Hit Job
The Department of Homeland Security refuses to release a report on "right-wing" terrorism that…
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Giuliani Versus Obama
The firestorm of denunciation of former New York mayor Rudolph Giuliani, for having said that he did…
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As If Non-Interventionism's Record of Success Is Any Better
Is non-interventionism's record of success any better than that of American projection of power? …
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The Liberal Response to ISIS: A New Deal for Jihadis
Are there two more representative hires in the Obama Administration than Jen Psaki* and Marie Harf, the…
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Comprehensive Timeline Details Obama Admin Thrashing of Immigration Laws
A new report by Senator Jeff Sessions (R-AL) shows the incredible extent to which President Barack Obama…
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The "Jobs for Jihad Delinquents" Program
At the White House Summit on Extremism That Shall Remain Unspecified Because Violent Followers Belonging…
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Islam as a Victim Civilization
President Obama's scolding of Western civilization at the National Prayer Breakfast ("Lest we get…
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Damaging Admissions
Opponents of charter schools have claimed that these schools are "cherry-picking" the students…
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Attention, San Fran Nan: Government Dependency Kills Jobs
Being a San Francisco liberal means never having to say you're sorry. Or wrong. Take Nancy Pelosi, please.…
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Question of the Week   
Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX), the first major political candidate to formally announce his 2016 candidacy for President of the United States, was born in which of the following?
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Quote of the Day   
 
"The tragedy of the discussion around 'school choice' in America is the hidden presumption that 'school choice' doesn't exist already. But it does -- for the privileged. This is not only a matter of the privileged being able to afford private schools, but also the fact that, through the public school catchment system, the real estate market is really the market for schools. Every family in America…[more]
 
 
—Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry, Ethics and Public Policy Center Fellow
— Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry, Ethics and Public Policy Center Fellow
 
Liberty Poll   

If convicted of charges of desertion and misbehaving before the enemy, what should be the appropriate level of punishment for Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl, who spent 5 years in Taliban captivity?