Tag Archives: Bowe Bergdahl

Dem Rep. Jerrold Nadler Compares Taliban to Soldiers in American Revolution…

A Democratic congressman offered a curious analogy on Monday to explain why the U.S. is dealing with the Taliban — apparently comparing them to soldiers in the American Revolution.  According to sources, Rep. Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y., made the comparison during a House briefing late Monday with administration officials on […] Click here to view original web page at www.foxnews.com Read More »

Bungling Bergdahl

I have spent a good deal of time considering how to approach this column. We know about the “fog of war” when first reports of action are typically incorrect because of the confusion borne of people shooting at each other… Click here to view original web page at www.cnsnews.com Read More »

Wasserman Schultz: How Dare ‘Nitpicking’ GOP Question the Administration

The chairman of the Democratic National Committee accused Republicans of  “grasping at straws” in their criticism of the Bowe Bergdahl case and “nitpicking” over the number of Taliban exchanged for his release. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-Fla.) accused GOP senators, specifically Susan Collins (R-Maine), of saying “we should leave a member of our armed forces who was in the midst ... Read More »

Taliban Encouraged to Kidnap More Americans After Bergdahl Deal!

Now that the US has managed to get themselves into this Bowe Bergdahl mess, there’s one party that’s giddy with joy: the Taliban, which told TIMEmagazine that they looked forward to kidnapping more Americans in the hopes of trading them for more imprisoned insurgents. (What is the jihadist equivalent of “Christmas”?) “It’s better to kidnap one person like Bergdahl than kidnapping hundreds of useless people,” ... Read More »