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Colonel’s class on radical
Islam leaves career in limbo

Washington Times, by Rowan Scarborough

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Posted By:Scottyboy, 10/14/2012 10:21:16 PM

When ArmyLt. Col. Matthew Dooley last year began teaching a class to fellow officers on the dangers of radical Islam, he seemed to have landed in a perfect spot. A highly rated armor officer who saw combat in Iraq, Col. Dooley planned to instruct for several years at the Joint Forces Staff College within the National Defense University, then seek command of a combat battalion – a ticket to better postings and higher rank. Today, Col. Dooley finds himself at a dead end while being targeted for criticism by American Islamic groups

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Of all the malicious and damaging things this administration has done to our country, the imposition of the reckless pre-9/11/01 mentality within our government, law enforcement and the military is among the worst.
They have brought the enemy into our halls of power. A lot of house cleaning is needed. I hope Mitt does a thorough job.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: avikingman, 10/14/2012 10:23:57 PM     (No. 8933401)

This will all change soon.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Blue Hen1, 10/14/2012 10:32:31 PM     (No. 8933414)

This from an administration that tried to classify what happened at Ft Hood as a "work related" shooting. It all ends in less than a month

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Reply 3 - Posted by: kanphil, 10/14/2012 10:39:32 PM     (No. 8933420)

Dempsey is a weasel.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Theeo, 10/14/2012 10:55:35 PM     (No. 8933439)

So much for the principle that THE TRUTH WILL SET YOU FREE. My condolences, Colonel.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Robinsolana, 10/14/2012 11:12:05 PM     (No. 8933465)

Obama is trying to corrupt and destroy our own military.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: dipi, 10/14/2012 11:18:30 PM     (No. 8933476)

Normally the chief of staff of the military services tours are for a fixed period. In General Dempsey's case, if Romney gets elected, the first thing he should do is to fire this weasel.


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Reply 7 - Posted by: CDR, 10/14/2012 11:50:57 PM     (No. 8933525)

There are numerous worms in the DOD system that are more about their own career advancement than what is best for our nation.

Both Bush and Obama administrations are guilty of NOT calling out islam for what it is....a cult of death......the sopranos with turbans...

hence if unable to define it, we will never be able to astutely combat it

Heaven help us

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Reply 8 - Posted by: john56, 10/14/2012 11:53:26 PM     (No. 8933529)

Well, just remember the words of our (current) CIC, Dear Leader(US) at the UN (so convenient he was able to fit that talk in between Letterman, The View and a trip over to Jay-z's bar): The future does not belong to those who insult Islam.

Obiously promotion of military men is now affected by that policy of our Dear Leader(US).

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Smaj, 10/15/2012 12:24:25 AM     (No. 8933559)

LtCol Dooley tries to spark a frank discussion of islam among future Armed Forces senior leaders and the spineless weasel Dempsey throws him under the PC bus. Martin Dempsey's track record (this, using his position in trying to intimidate a private citizen [Pastor Jones], telling veterans to stifle their 1st Amendment rights, and supposedly advocating that a felonious 4-star general not be demoted) is disgraceful. President Romney must fire him come January 2013.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: kono, 10/15/2012 2:51:06 AM     (No. 8933628)

This administration seems hell-bent on ignoring (or denying) the threat of globally-radicalized Islam.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 10/15/2012 2:52:28 AM     (No. 8933629)

How dare someone teaching a class at the National Defense University recommend that the US defend itself?

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Reply 12 - Posted by: JAN, 10/15/2012 4:06:14 AM     (No. 8933667)

Too sad that Ambassador Stevens didn't hear the lesson.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: 4Justice, 10/15/2012 4:06:32 AM     (No. 8933668)

The Joint Chiefs of Staff is made up of a bunch of boot-licking, brown-nosing leftist partisan hacks nowadays. Dempsey is one of the worst. I remember my dad left the army (as a Captain) during the Korean War because he saw the politics get worse and worse in the ranks. By the time Vietnam happened, the top brass in the main branches of the military was filled with a lot of non-combat pencil pushers who played politics and were the product of nepotism and cronyism. Most of these guys who get promoted up top are worthless anymore. It's disgusting but it is just another example of how our country has spiraled downhill with corruption.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Trigger2, 10/15/2012 4:07:01 AM     (No. 8933670)

I read somewhere that Barry & the Hildebeast signed some agreement with the jihadists that they would ensure such words as jihadists, terrorists, AlQuida, etc. were forbotten in the U.S. According to the house testimony of that clueless SESer, it's working because she refused to use any of these words.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: irishwolfielady, 10/15/2012 9:23:25 AM     (No. 8933989)

#13 is spot on. I saw this in Bosnia when I was deployed. Back then, 2001 - 2002, Petarus was one of the worst.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: mathman, 10/15/2012 10:50:34 AM     (No. 8934206)

You do not understand.
You just do not understand at all.
The job of the military is to make Islam look good.
It is a "fact" documented by the Muslim-in-Chief that adherents of Islam hate us because we denigrate them.
The harm to the cause of Islam is due to a steady drumbeat of factual reporting on Islamic atrocities.

In Islam there are no atrocities. A person unwilling to submit to Allah is better off dead. You can look it up; it is in the Koran.

So any honorable Muslim will send as many unbelievers to death as he can; that is his honorable task.

Once all have submitted to the yoke of Islam, which means submission, we will live in peace.

Until then there will be bloodshed.

Just look it up. The Twelfth Imam in waiting can be found in the Oval Office.

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