Monday, November 20th, 2017

Waukesha Freeman 11/25/15 Page A10 Opinion Turkey with a side of politics Melting pot debate simmers through Thanksgiving holiday One of the unfortunate traditions of Thanksgiving in recent years is the attempt to politicize the classic American holiday. I am not one of those who lament that the stores are open and the Internet is […]

At last count, thirty governors have said they will not accept Syrian refugees. While there is little they can do to stop the refugees from coming, states do not have to cooperate with the federal government in placing refugees (as I commented yesterday). This is a letter from Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker to Secretary of State […]

Here is Governor Scott Walker’s released statement today on not accepting Syrian refugees: In light of these horrific and tragic attacks, our first priority must be to protect our citizens.  Along with governors across the country, I have deep concerns about the Obama Administration’s plan to accept 10,000 or more Syrian refugees, especially given that […]

There are Cubans in Syria, and I don’t mean cigars: Cuban military operatives reportedly have been spotted in Syria, where sources believe they are advising President Bashar al-Assad’s soldiers and may be preparing to man Russian-made tanks to aid Damascus in fighting rebel forces backed by the U.S. Gen. Leopoldo Cintra Frias, head of Cuba’s […]

Breaking:Obama to arm Syrian rebels with pocket knives confiscated by TSA agents Also large quantities of bottled water,shampoo,conditioner. — Grover Norquist (@GroverNorquist) June 14, 2013 Print this entry

Christopher Hitchens introduces us to the other side of the Rev. Rick Warren, the one that posed for pictures in Damascus: Whatever time Warren managed to get with the dear bristled leader was not wasted—you should check out the hilarious parody of Don Quixote and Sancho Panza that accidentally results from the official photograph—and whatever […]