Hillary Backer wants Russert Shot

A report in Thursday’s edition of The Hill suggests that Hillary Clinton supporters have little or no understanding of either the First or Second Amendments, after a Clinton backer reportedly said in a conference call that NBC’s Tim Russert “should be shot” for asking tough questions, the Second Amendment Foundation said today.

By Second Amendment Foundation - Friday, November 2, 2007

Al Qaeda declares Cyber Jihad on the West

From DEBKAFile

In a special Internet announcement in Arabic, picked up DEBKAfile’s counter-terror sources, Osama bin Laden’s followers announced Monday, Oct. 29, the launching of Electronic Jihad. On Sunday, Nov. 11, al Qaeda’s electronic experts will start attacking Western, Jewish, Israeli, Muslim apostate and Shiite Web sites. On Day One, they will test their skills against 15 targeted sites expand the operation from day to day thereafter until hundreds of thousands of Islamist hackers are in action against untold numbers of anti-Muslim sites.

By Guest Column - Wednesday, October 31, 2007

Challenges Remain for Airport Security

Within the Department of Homeland Security, the Transportation Security Administration’s mission is to protect the nation’s transportation network.

By Jim Kouri - Tuesday, October 30, 2007

Nuclear attack on America: Hiroshima

imageThe Global Islamic Media Front, the leading al Qaeda website, has posted a report that verifies Osama bin Laden’s possession of nuclear weapons and his intent, if provoked, to deploy these weapons against the United States.

The report maintains that bin Laden, when asked what will happen if the US uses nukes against his terrorist organization, said: “If they hit us with them, we will hit them with the same.”

By Dr. Paul L. Williams - Sunday, October 28, 2007

Chinese Woman Nabbed in Conspiracy to Export Military Equipment to China

A Chinese national, who lives in Connecticut, has been indicted by a San Diego federal grand jury for conspiring to purchase and export military-grade accelerometers used in “smart bombs” and missiles from the United States to the People’s Republic of China.

By Jim Kouri - Saturday, October 27, 2007

SAF Defends Miami reporter, says First Amendment important as the second

The Second Amendment Foundation today called the arrest of WPLG reporter Jeffrey Weinsier a “First Amendment outrage” that only subsequently focused on a concealed handgun he was carrying “simply to deflect public attention from the fact that Weinsier was arrested for doing his job.”

By Second Amendment Foundation - Friday, October 26, 2007

Domestic Terrorism… California arson fires easier than hijacking planes

image Officials: Arson Behind Santiago Fire

CA Fires Exclusive—Fed Source: Look to al Qaeda and the Islamic enemy in the U.S.

Law enforcement officials will agree that arson is the most difficult of crimes to “prove,” especially in terms of identifying the perpetrator(s). The fires this week in Southern California have cost more than $1 billion in lost property and displaced more than a million people, the greatest evacuation California has ever seen. The origin of the massive Santiago Canyon Fire alone has caused an estimated $10 million in damage, burning about 20,000 acres so far and damaging or destroying about 30 structures. That cause of that fire has been officially declared arson, according to federal officials, who identified two separate “points of origin.” Currently, the FBI is involved in the primary investigation of the fires, including forensic collection and analysis and scene management.

By Doug Hagmann - Thursday, October 25, 2007

Investigation Leads to Guilty Plea by Foreign Terrorists

(This article is based on a report received by the National Association of Chiefs of Police.)

Two South American men have pleaded guilty to conspiring to provide material support to the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, a designated foreign terrorist organization, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Assistant Secretary Julie Myers, Assistant Attorney General Alice S. Fisher of the Criminal Division and Assistant Attorney General Kenneth L. Wainstein of the National Security Division announced at a press conference.

By Jim Kouri - Wednesday, October 24, 2007

Critical Update on Turkish-Iraqi Situation

The situation along the Turkish-Iraqi border is on the edge of an abyss due to additional events over the weekend. If concrete, corrective action to deal with the terrorist threat involving the PKK is not executed immediately the repercussions to the region, to NATO and, perhaps most importantly, to US national security objectives in all of South West Asia could be nothing short of catastrophic.

By Sean Osborne - Monday, October 22, 2007

The Top Internet Security Screw Ups

With over 14 years experience of defending against Internet Security threats, Brent MacLean, Managing Director of J.B. MacLean Consulting Inc., has seen it all. The top ten Internet security screw ups. So here they are, in reverse order (saving the best to last):

By Guest Column Brent MacLean- Sunday, October 21, 2007

Afghan Drug Kingpin Baz Mohammad Extradited to New York

Baz Mohammad, 51, an Afghan heroin kingpin who is the first defendant ever extradited to the US from Afghanistan, was sentenced this week to 16 years imprisonment for managing an international narcotics-trafficking organization that imported millions of dollars of heroin into the US, according to the US Attorney’s Office in New York City.

By Jim Kouri - Saturday, October 20, 2007

Best way to stop school shootings is abolish ‘Gun Free Zones’

While anti-gun organizations are demanding that Congress quickly pass new legislation in response to the Virginia Tech massacre, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms suggests another approach: Abolish the concept of “gun free zones.”

By CCRKBA - Thursday, October 18, 2007

Two TSA Laptop Computers Stolen

Two laptop computers with personal information about U.S. commercial drivers who transport hazardous materials are missing and considered stolen, the Associated Press reported Tuesday.

By Guest Column - Wednesday, October 17, 2007