Common Sense: The Passover-Easter sellout

WASHINGTON -- Passover and Easter -- intrinsically linked in the Jewish and Christian traditions -- are being...

Lt. Col. Oliver North April 10, 2012

Common Sense: Diplomatic duplicity

WASHINGTON -- In the summer of 1987, just before my "television debut," a true friend instructed me in a...

Lt. Col. Oliver North April 3, 2012

Common Sense: Barack Obama's Mideast Madness

WASHINGTON -- Nine years ago this week, President George W. Bush ordered more than 250,000 troops in a...

Lt. Col. Oliver North March 27, 2012

Afghan Ambivalence

WASHINGTON -- Four years ago, when then-Sen. Barack Obama was campaigning for president, he said of...

Lt. Col. Oliver North March 20, 2012

Common Sense: Gas pains

WASHINGTON -- One year ago this week, I wrote a column titled "Crude Cruelty," which covered a jump in the...

Lt. Col. Oliver North March 13, 2012

Common Sense: Another apology, another disaster

  Washington, DC – On Feb. 20, a NATO-Afghan security team at the Parwan Detention Center -...

Lt. Col. Oliver North March 6, 2012

Common Sense: Suffrage in Somalia

Puntland President Abdirahman Mohamed Farole MOGADISHU, Somalia -- There are few success stories here in...

Lt. Col. Oliver North February 28, 2012

Common Sense: Shocked & Surprised

Washington, DC – Twenty-three years ago this week, Iran’s self-appointed supreme leader,...

Lt. Col. Oliver North February 21, 2012

Common Sense: A matter of conscience

Archbishop Timothy Broglio (far right), Archbishop of Military Services, lights the candles of (left to...

Lt. Col. Oliver North February 14, 2012

Common Sense: SOTU surrender

As he walked into the House chamber on Tuesday evening, the president already knew that U.S. special...

Lt. Col. Oliver North January 31, 2012

Common Sense: Red Lines

The effect of White House ambivalence and incompetence is that Iran -- the world's foremost purveyor of...

Lt. Col. Oliver North January 24, 2012

Common Sense: Missing the Mark - Again

   Marines on patrol in Afghanistan Washington, DC – Our so-called mainstream media have...

Lt. Col. Oliver North January 17, 2012

Common Sense: Strategic Capitulation

Washington, DC - The U.S. military better get ready to do a whole lot more with a whole lot less. That's...

Lt. Col. Oliver North January 10, 2012

2012: A Tumultuous Year To Come

To Israelis, the expression "Never Again" isn't a political slogan.

Lt. Col. Oliver North December 30, 2011