Daily Archives: May 18, 2011

Gold and silver come back

A wheelbarrow of money to buy a loaf of bread. This is what Obama, with his fiscal cliff plan, threatens us with.

Gold, silver, and oil gained back what they lost yesterday. Even the experts realized that this is not the time to sell.

Middle East unrest in perspective

Western Wall. Under a two state solution, Jews could not approach it.

The Middle East is in an uproar, and President Obama is mixing in. He will bring no peace unless and until he understands the region’s history.

Last night, Hayley Peterson of The Washington Examiner reviewed Obama’s efforts to bring about lasting peace in the Middle East. No US President has ever done this. Three years ago Obama promised lasting Middle East peace before Jerusalem’s Western Wall. Today his special envoy, George Mitchell, has resigned in frustration, and the Israelis and the Palestinians aren’t talking.

Drilling in Alaska after Obama shut it down

Drilling in Alaska: the Trans-Alaska Pipeline

President Obama now wants drilling in Alaska. But after he shut it down in Alaska and the Gulf, it’s too little and too late.

Last week, with oil still costing $100 a barrel, or close to it, President Barack H. Obama finally told the Interior Department to sell more leases for offshore drilling in Alaska and the Gulf of Mexico. He announced his new policy on Saturday (May 14) on his weekly radio address: