Written by Jessica Vaughan,
When President Obama announced on June 15 that he would bypass Congress and offer legal status to the so-called DREAMers, he said: "Now, let's be clear — this is not amnesty, this is not immunity, this is not a path to citizenship." False on all three counts, as it turns out.
Written by Ted R. Bromund, Ph.D.,
On August 27, the 2012 Review Conference began for the U.N. “Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat, and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects” (PoA). The program originated with a U.N. General Assembly resolution in 1996 that established a Group of ...
Written by Tom Fitton
JW Obtains Stack of "Overlooked" CIA Records Detailing Meetings with bin Laden Filmmakers
As you may recall, in July, the CIA admitted that it had "discovered" a batch of "overlooked" documentsresponsive to a Judicial Watch Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request. The stack of records, 4-5 ...
Written by Frosty Wooldridge
On the idealistic side, Barack Obama’s executive amnesty for 1.9 million children of illegal alien border crosses looks like a compassionate decision. However, on the realistic side of the equation, American workers will be displaced by those 1.9 million additional workers. But it ...
Written by Matthew Vadum
Left-wing judges-for-life struck down a new Texas law yesterday that requires voters to present photo identification before voting.
The decision was one of two odious Texas-related federal court rulings handed down this week. Both seem likely to inject a liberal dose of chaos into the ...
Written by John G. Malcolm
The Buck Stops...Well...Somewhere Else
Abstract: Representative Darrell Issa and Senator Charles Grassley recently released Part I of a three-part report titled Fast and Furious: The Anatomy of a Failed Operation. The report contains a compelling narrative regarding this botched law enforcement ...
Written by Trevor Timm
The New York Times Reminds Us the NSA Still Warrantlessly Wiretaps Americans, and Congress Has the Power to Stop It
Last week, the New York Times published two important op-edshighlighting how the National Security Agency (NSA) has retained expansive powers to warrantlessly wiretap Americans after ...
Written by Right Side News
â€¢ ICE Agents Sue Homeland Security over Obama Amnesty
â€¢ Appeals Court Enjoins Alabama Schools from Collecting Immigration Data
â€¢ More Governors Voice Opposition to Administration's Deferred Action Initiative
â€¢ Republican Platform Proposes Guest-Worker Program, Enforcement Measures
Written by Hans Bader
Reality is often stranger than fiction. A former Justice Department lawyer, who publishes at PJ Tatler, has obtained documents from the Justice Department detailing efforts to recruit attorneys and staff . . . who have “psychiatric disabilities” or “severe intellectual disabilities.”On May ...