Tag: Afghanistan

Confirmed: Biden Killed 7 Children to Distract from His Afghanistan Debacle

 

After terrorists killed 13 Americans and 169 Afghans, the Biden administration needed a success to distract from his disastrous Kabul withdrawal. Three days later, the White House celebrated a drone strike.

“U.S. military forces conducted a self-defense unmanned over-the-horizon airstrike today on a vehicle in Kabul, eliminating an imminent ISIS-K threat to Hamad Karzai International airport,” U.S. Central Command spokesman Navy Capt. Bill Urban announced Aug. 29. “We are confident we successfully hit the target. Significant secondary explosions from the vehicle indicated the presence of a substantial amount of explosive material,” he added.

Within hours, skepticism grew. Who was targeted? Did the Taliban provide the “intelligence?” Were civilians hurt?

President Bush’s Mistaken 9/11 Speech

 

Bush Granted Moral Equivalence of 9/11 Perpetrators With the Wrong “Domestic Terrorists.” It Should Go To “May 19” and Their Successors, Not January 6th.

Many of us, I suspect, are relieved that the 20th Anniversary of September 11, 2001, is over. Most have moved on, back to work, to the continuing crisis in Afghanistan, an election in California, and other issues at home. It was not fun to relive the horror of that day, the loss of life, and the anger it rekindled. But it was necessary.

What do we know about regugees and the process of identifying, screening and resettling people from foreign lands who cannot go back home? For Jaisang Sun, research associate at The Immigrant Learning Center’s Public Education Institute, and the guest on this week’s episode of JobMakers, correcting misinformation and disinformation about refugees is paramount, especially today with the potential for an influx of refugees who assisted our special forces in Afghanistan and the consequent public discourse around it. Jai clears the air with JobMakers host Denzil Mohammed on refugees and the resettlement program, including costs and benefits to us, and more importantly, he profiles just who refugees are – people like you and me, except displaced and persecuted with nowhere to go, something many of us will never experience.

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Jim and Greg are fascinated to see public opinion catching up with the troubling performance of President Biden, especially among independents and women. They also groan as California voters overwhelmingly vote to keep Gov. Gavin Newsom and Democrats are likely to see the results as proof of support for their radical agenda. And they hammer away at Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Mark Milley following reports he told Chinese officials he would tip them off if President Trump ordered an attack against them.

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I watched Blinken’s testimony this morning and could just scream, but then I might wake up the cat. I decided to write instead. I don’t know about you, but every time I hear anyone from the administration speak, and I mean anyone (Blinken, Psaki, Austin, Biden (actually not Biden because he can’t), even Milley), they […]

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Join Jim and Greg as they react to Chinese state media open talking about flying jets over Taiwan, solidifying sovereignty, and warning other nations not to recognize Taiwan. They also groan as Secretary of State Antony Blinken keeps talking about his expectations that the Taliban will allow freedom of travel and right for women and girls – even though they aren’t doing those things and never will. And they react to Larry Elder’s website and a statement from President Trump alleging fraud in the results of today’s California recall.

Join Jim and Greg as they chronicle how the U.S. likely killed a U.S. ally instead of ISIS-K personnel in the drone strike following the terrorist attack at the Kabul airport.  And this news comes as the State Department stops processing special immigrant visa applications for our Afghan allies.  They also hammer the Democrats for proposing $3 trillion in higher taxes to pay for their bloated, reconciliation bill full of terrible policies.  And they sigh as more Democrats see Trump supporters and unvaccinated people as bigger threats than the Taliban or China.

Join Jim and Greg as they slam President Biden’s heavy-handed and logically inconsistent bullying act on COVID policy…and they discuss why he’s really doing this. They also hammer Democrats and their allies in the media for the despicable, racist coverage of California gubernatorial candidate Larry Elder. And they offer their reflections in advance of Saturday’s 20th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

How To Honor 9/11 This Weekend

 

The 20th anniversary of 9/11 is on Saturday and a generation of Americans is too young to remember it. Thirteen soldiers, mostly too young to remember 9/11, died in Afghanistan last week; most were infants or toddlers when Islamic terrorists flew commercial airplanes into the World Trade Towers and the Pentagon. It is why they fought in Afghanistan in the first place.

Those of a certain age remember exactly what we were doing, not just that morning of September 11, 2001, but the days that followed, we all have stories. Like 2006 West Point Graduate and veteran of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars, Patrick Dowdell has special memories. Especially how the father of this Queens native didn’t come home that night, buried under the rubble of the World Trade Center while trying to save people as a fireman. Every 9/11, Dowdell and his friends, family, and father’s former colleagues and friends gather at Station No. 4 in Queens to remember the fallen and their heroism.

On this episode of “The Federalist Radio Hour,” Digital Dunkirk’s Alex Plitsas joins Federalist Senior Editor Chris Bedford to discuss how he’s helping American citizens and other at-risk Afghans escape the grasp of the Taliban.

Join Jim and Greg as Jim sizes up Pres. Biden’s latest COVID strategy as “same as the old one only louder.” They also shudder at the weakness the U.S. is projecting around the world, most recently through the painfully pathetic statements of Defense Sec. Lloyd Austin and Sec. of State Antony Blinken. And they hammer Biden for refusing to relax his European travel ban.

Join Jim and Greg as they applaud conservative and mainstream media for calling out Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer over his lie that all Americans who wanted to get out of Afghanistan are now out. In a double-fisted bad martini, they hammer the State Department for greatly hindering the efforts of private groups to get Americans and our Afghan allies out of the country.  They also revisit the Obama administration’s terrible swap of five high-value Taliban figures for American deserter Bowe Bergdahl – and the impact it is having right now. And they marvel at the large number of online leftists who honestly think they can get Brett Kavanaugh removed from the U.S. Supreme Court.

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One of both President Donald Trump and President Joe Biden’s mantras over the past few years is their desire to end America’s engagement in “forever wars.” The Trump administration negotiated a three-way deal between the now-former Afghan government and the Taliban to extricate the United States from a 20-year engagement in Afghanistan with a “conditions-based” […]

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Should Biden Speak at the 9/11 Memorials?

 

In early August, before the chaos of President Biden’s “successful” airlift operation, it was reported by NBC News, that a group of victims’ families didn’t want Biden to attend the 20th-anniversary ceremonies at the three memorial sites – The Pentagon, Ground Zero in New York City, and Shanksville, PA.

Nearly 1,800 Americans directly affected by the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks are opposing President Joe Biden’s participation in any memorial events this year unless he upholds his pledge to declassify U.S. government evidence that they believe may show a link between Saudi Arabian leaders and the attacks.

Should we believe that many of the 9/11 victim families who had later this August watched the chaos and reckless way that Biden extracted some but not all Americans, extracted thousands of unvetted Afghans, and left thousands of NATO nationals behind in the country, now feel even better of Joe Biden and his pending arrival at the 9/11 memorial sites?

Join Jim and Greg as they’re pleasantly staggered to see Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal publicly slamming the federal government for not doing more to get American citizens and our Afghan allies out of Afghanistan. They also dig into recently divulged documents showing labs in China were doing experiments with SARS-related cornavirus on mice with human cells and we paid for it. And they unload on the Biden administration for its ongoing lies about Americans and Afghan allies being allowed to leave.

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After the shameful American surrender and withdrawal in Afghanistan over the past 2 weeks – leaving Americans behind after an armed conflict for the first time in US history – President Biden and Democrats understandably want to change the subject. Source: RasmussenReports.com Preview Open

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Getting Military Assistance Right

 

Mongolia proves we actually knew what right looks like.

America’s military successes are mostly unremarked. Success depends in part on not highlighting our presence or influence in a foreign land. Also, it often does not suit our domestic politics, left and right, or the national defense establishment, to highlight missions that do not end in a ticker-tape parade, with bushel baskets of medals and fat publishing contracts for generals. Yet, America’s military is quite good at much more than “breaking things and killing people.” As we draw all the right and wrong lessons from the past 20 years in Afghanistan, our mission to Mongolia, starting around the same time, stands in stark contrast.

Robert Kaplan told the tale of “The Man Who Would Be Khan” in the Atlantic in 2004.

A False Narrative About Afghan Lithium?

 

I’ve heard a variety of claims lately about alleged lithium reserves in Afghanistan, and the supposed strategic disaster resulting from our abandonment of this critical resource to the Chinese.  Just last night, I think that I overheard this claim in a podcast between Candace Owen and Nigel Farage.  A comment on another post yesterday quoted some story claiming that Afghanistan was the “Saudi Arabia of lithium.”

I know almost nothing about lithium.  I did generally recall:

  • That it sits up there at the top left of the periodic table, just below hydrogen and above sodium.
  • That it is used in modern rechargeable batteries.
  • That in its dilithium form, it is critical to formation of a stable warp field (beam me up, Scotty!).  Or maybe it’s critical to mixing the matter and antimatter (I’ll have to double-check with Geordi or Data).
  • That it is used as a psychological medication.

It turns out that the psychopharmacological use involves treatment of bipolar disorder, also known as manic-depression.  This is quite ironic, given the disconnection between the claims about the Great Afghan Lithium Treasure Trove and reality.

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