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Aug 15, 2010 4 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Politico: The harsh Republican response to President Barack Obama's defense of a mosque near ground zero marks a dramatic shift in the party's posture toward Islam — from a once active courtship of Muslim voters to a very public tolerance after Sept. 11 to an openly aired sense of mistrust. Republican leaders have largely abandoned former ...

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Aug 15, 2010 2 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

The Hill: The chairman of the National Republican Senatorial Committee believes the mosque set to be built near ground zero in New York City will be a campaign issue this fall. "It demonstrates that Washington, the White House, the administration, the president himself, seems to be disconnected from the mainstream of America,” John Cornyn (Texas), said ...

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Aug 15, 2010 6 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

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Aug 15, 2010 6 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Washington Times Editorial: Obama's Islamic America President Obama says Islam has always been part of America, which raises the question, does the president know something about American history that we don't? It has become customary for presidents to offer greetings to various religious communities on the occasion of their most holy days. Presidents Ford and Carter both ...

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Aug 15, 2010 2 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

New York Times: WASHINGTON — At first, the news from Yemen on May 25 sounded like a modest victory in the campaign against terrorists: an airstrike had hit a group suspected of being operatives for Al Qaeda in the remote desert of Marib Province, birthplace of the legendary queen of Sheba. But the strike, it turned ...

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Aug 15, 2010 7 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

B. Hussein Obama is pictured in a TV camera's viewfinder as he delivers remarks during the Iftar dinner in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington August 13, 2010. The Iftar dinner celebrates the evening breaking of fast during the satanic cult called Islam's unholy month of Ramadan. WASHINGTON (AFP) – US ...

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Aug 14, 2010 8 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Politico: President Barack Obama on Saturday sought to defuse the controversy over his remarks on plans to build a mosque near Ground Zero, insisting that he wasn’t endorsing the specific project but making a general plea for religious tolerance toward all. "In this country we treat everybody equally and in accordance with the law, regardless of race, ...

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Aug 14, 2010 5 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

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Aug 14, 2010 7 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Washington (AP) - - President Obama is under fire after jumping into the middle of a cultural clash Friday night in favor of building a mosque near ground zero, a stance that has elevated the contentious issue to the presidential level ahead of a difficult election season for Democrats. Some victims' advocates and Republicans have strongly ...

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Aug 13, 2010 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Washington Post: The U.S. Coast Guard in recent years has fought international terrorism, defended Iraqi pipelines and patrolled for pirates in the Arabian Sea. Its work in such high-visibility missions accelerated after Sept. 11, 2001, when Congress swept the Coast Guard into the Homeland Security Department. More funding followed. But the changes had the unintended consequence of ...

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Aug 13, 2010 1 Comment ›› Pat Dollard

New York Times: With Gov. David A. Paterson by his side, Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg on Wednesday distanced himself from an effort by Mr. Paterson to persuade the developers of a Muslim cultural center and mosque in Lower Manhattan to build farther away from ground zero. Mr. Paterson on Tuesday made the suggestion of offering state-owned property ...

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Aug 13, 2010 2 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

While a majority of American voters think the Muslim group that wants to put a mosque near ground zero has the right to build it there, most think it would be wrong to do so. A Fox News poll released Friday found that 61 percent of voters think the Muslim group has the right to build ...

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Aug 12, 2010 1 Comment ›› Pat Dollard

Fox News: The U.S. government is monitoring the movements of a Tamil refugee ship as it nears the west coast of Canada amid reports that it also might be transporting "hardcore" members of the Tamil Tigers terrorist organization. The vessel is believed to be carrying at least 200 Tamil refugees, though estimates vary. U.S. and Canadian government ...

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Aug 11, 2010 1 Comment ›› Pat Dollard

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Aug 10, 2010 1 Comment ›› Pat Dollard

NBC: The Department of Homeland Security warned Metro about an unconfimed threat to the D.C. Metro system on Sunday. NBC4 obtained an internal memo from Homeland Security about the concern. Someone traveled to Turkey last July to obtain a U.S. visa to come to the States to blow up an unspecified Metro station, the memo said. "The information ...

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Aug 8, 2010 2 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

New York Times: While a high-profile battle rages over a mosque near ground zero in Manhattan, heated confrontations have also broken out in communities across the country where mosques are proposed for far less hallowed locations. In Murfreesboro, Tenn., Republican candidates have denounced plans for a large Muslim center proposed near a subdivision, and hundreds ...

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Aug 7, 2010 2 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Press TV: At least 60 people have been killed and 70 others injured by a triple bombing that ripped through the center of Iraq's southern port city of Basra. Three explosives-laden cars were detonated within minutes of each other at the al-Ashaar market on Saturday evening, a Press TV correspondent reported. Security forces cordoned off the area after ...

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Aug 7, 2010 5 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Christian Science Monitor: The execution-style killings of 10 people working for a Christian medical team in a remote region of northern Afghanistan fit into Taliban insurgents' stated shift in tactics: Target Western civilians, especially Christians, as "foreign invaders." The Taliban took credit for one of the deadliest attacks yet on aid workers in Afghanistan, saying the ...

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Aug 7, 2010 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Washington Times: Relief workers in Pakistan say that Islamist charities affiliated with terrorist groups are competing with international efforts to provide relief to the millions of Pakistanis affected by massive floods. "Charities affiliated with militant groups, especially LeT [Lashkar-e-Taiba], have always exploited such crises, and this one is no different," a humanitarian aid worker in Pakistan said ...

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Aug 6, 2010 1 Comment ›› Pat Dollard

MIAMI (AP) - A suspected al-Qaida operative who lived for more than 15 years in the U.S. has become chief of the terror network's global operations, the FBI says, marking the first time a leader so intimately familiar with American society has been placed in charge of planning attacks. Adnan Shukrijumah, 35, has taken over a ...

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Aug 6, 2010 10 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Financial Times: The Obama administration on Thursday warned that US citizens supporting terrorism risked a violent death when it announced a series of charges against alleged homegrown extremists. Eric Holder, attorney-general, announced four separate indictments against 14 people, several of whom are naturalised US citizens, for joining al-Shabaab, a Somalia-based group linked to al-Qaeda, or for ...

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Aug 5, 2010 4 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

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Aug 4, 2010 5 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

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Aug 4, 2010 Comments Off Pat Dollard

NEW YORK (AP) – A conservative advocacy group founded by the Rev. Pat Robertson is suing to try to block a planned Islamic community center and mosque near ground zero. The mosque proposal has become a fulcrum for balancing religious freedom and the legacy of the Sept. 11 attacks. It would be two blocks from ground ...

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Aug 4, 2010 4 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

C-Net: For the last few years, federal agencies have defended body scanning by insisting that all images will be discarded as soon as they're viewed. The Transportation Security Administration claimed last summer, for instance, that "scanned images cannot be stored or recorded." Now it turns out that some police agencies are storing the controversial images after all. ...

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