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Obama v Netanyahu: A contrast in styles and leadership

CHARLOTTE, N.C., September 30, 2014 — President Barack Obama may been on “60 Minutes,” but it took him only seconds to lie again to the American people, blame someone else for his inadequacies, and create yet another backlash of controversy. Just 12 hours later, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke to the U.N., demonstrating statesmanship and leadership with


Killing al-Qaeda: The Khorasan problem

WASHINGTON, September 28, 2014 — The death of al-Qaeda, whose decimation was announced by President Obama 32 times in 2012 alone, is generally recognized now to have been greatly exaggerated. It made that clear on Saturday when it launched rockets at the U.S. embassy in Yemen. The sudden appearance of a brand-new al-Qaeda affiliate, Khorasan,