Editorials

August 3, 2017 Editorial

Originally published in the Washington Times on August 1, 2017.

 

By Congressman Doug Lamborn and Elazar Stern, a retired major general of the Israel Defense Forces and a member of the Knesset

September 21, 2016 Editorial
The argument that "settlements" are the obstacle to peace is based on the notion that if Jews continue to build on the land of Israel, then this will somehow predetermine the final status of borders and will therefore derail the sacrosanct "Two-State Solution." This worry over predetermining the "final status" ignores two facts: 1) Jewish settlement of its land is legal, and 2) because of Israel's desire for peace, both Jews and Arabs have settlements.
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October 18, 2013 Editorial
Syria is devastated by civil war. Egypt is immersed in violent turmoil. Iran continues to enrich uranium and spin centrifuges at an alarming pace, despite the smiles and smooth talk of its new president.
August 6, 2013 Editorial
For the sake of our national security, and for the sake of the patriots who work as civilian DoD employees, I hope that the Senate will quickly pass my amendment and send it to the White House.We need to put a stop to these unnecessarily painful and
July 23, 2013 Editorial
Moral clarity is always important, but this is especially so during times of crisis – it is at such times that we most need to call things what they are.
June 20, 2013 Editorial
Rep. Doug LambornJune 20, 2013 at 10:00 amYesterday, President Obama announced a plan to reduce our nuclear arsenal by a third to approximately 1,000 strategic weapons. Here are six reasons this proposal is a really bad idea.
May 6, 2013 Editorial
I don't agree with a missile defense system. Those words from Barack Obama in 2001 help explain his disturbing presidential decision to continue cutting our nation's missile defense funding.
April 2, 2013 Editorial
‘Our only purpose – one all people share – is to search for ways to reduce the danger of nuclear war." With those words, 30 years ago this month, President Ronald Reagan launched America's development of a missile defense system. In the sp
April 2, 2013 Editorial
From our revolutionary roots, Americans have sought to limit government and have rejected attempts to restrict our individual freedoms. The Second Amendment safeguards our personal liberties and freedoms. The latest attempts, whether in Washington or Denv
March 7, 2013 Editorial
Canada and the United States are each other's most important trading partners, sharing a 5,500-mile border and close ties in culture, language and values. We are vital allies and friends.

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