The Corner

Clubbing SEALs

I’ve been getting quite a few calls and e-mails in response to my piece yesterday on the court martial of three SEALs. Among my correspondents: the parents of young men and women in uniform. They are bewildered — and angered — by the fact the current administration is awarding rights and giving the benefit of every doubt to Islamist terrorists while simultaneously making it more difficult and more dangerous for the young men and women who risk their lives to protect us.

One caller today identified himself as the father of a Marine Corps Special Operator.  He thanked me “from the bottom of his heart” for giving this issue attention. That made my day — but more really needs to be done to stop this prosecution/perscution of brave American warriors.

Clifford D. May — Clifford D. May is an American journalist and editor. He is the president of the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, a conservative policy institute created shortly after the 9/11 attacks, ...

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