The Original Darfur

October 7, 2010


Escaped slave and human rights champion Simon Deng arrived in Washington D.C. today, leading a group of several dozen determined activists who walked with him 300 miles from the United Nations in New York to the Capitol building to raise...

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Standing Up to Ahmadinejad at the U.N.

September 23, 2010


Crowds gathered yesterday at the U.N.’s Dag Hammarskjold Plaza to protest the appearance at the United Nations of Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad. Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani addressed the crowd, saying:...

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A Sane Middle Ground?

August 26, 2010


For as long as I could, I avoided writing about the proposed Islamic Center near Ground Zero. For starters, on a personal level, the subject is uncomfortable. As a writer who has the great privilege of working with moderate...

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Another Autumn, Another Pretend Peace

August 24, 2010


The first hint of fall is in the air, and with it, the predictable announcement: mideast peace talks will begin.

In a demonstration of familiar American hubris, President Barack Obama has declared his intention to make peace in the region...

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Tune in to See Heather Robinson Tonight on Geraldo at Large, FOX News, at 10pm

August 15, 2010

I’ll be discussing security implications of the Steven Slater controversy. Enjoy!

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Frank Gaffney and Heather Robinson Discuss Attempted NYC Car Bomb and Baghdad Recount

May 5, 2010

Yesterday I appeared on Securefreedom radio, the Center for Security Policy’s radio show, discussing the attempted Times Square terror bombing and the Baghdad recount. Frank Gaffney, the show’s host, engaged me in some interesting back and...

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Congresswoman Ros-Lehtinen Sparks Campaign for UNRWA Reform

April 23, 2010


Below is a letter issued this week by Florida Congresswoman ILEANA ROS-LEHTINEN, who is taking on the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA). UNRWA, a U.N. agency with a mandate to care for Palestinians, has received $3.6 billion in...

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Lawfare Conference Takes Aim at Terrorists’ Efforts to Wage “Legal Jihad”

March 16, 2010


Last Thursday The Lawfare Project, a non-profit founded by attorney Brooke Goldstein (pictured above) to confront “lawfare” –  which Goldstein defined in her opening remarks as “the use of the law as a weapon of war” —...

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O’Reilly Raises an Interesting Point Re: “Socialist” Obama

February 23, 2010


Tonight on the Factor, Bill O’Reilly put forward an interesting, sobering argument regarding the classification of President Obama as a socialist by some conservatives.

“When you have a country starting to...

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Coast Guard Academy Law Prof. Proposes Hybrid Court for Dealing With Guantanamo Detainees

January 26, 2010

President Obama’s self-imposed January 20th deadline for the closing of the U.S. Detention Facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba has come and gone. Although the President is taking heat from the left for this action (or lack thereof), it seems to...

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