Allen West “Who Do We Value in America?”

Allen West believes that there should be no reason that a serving member of the United States Armed Forces should ever be forced to live at a poverty level. Having to depend on food stamps to feed your family is something that Congress and the Pentagon could and should fix. What are the causes for […]

Allen West “We MUST Answer THIS Call Now!”

How much is too much? How much is too little? What is really necessary for the common defense? When you start to look at the real numbers of Federal spending, it is apparent what has priority and what does not with the current administration and with Congress. Social programs buy votes. Military programs should be the Federal governments […]

An Unpredictable Election and the Challenge for America

We are less than a week from the first electoral contest of the 2016 presidential cycle. As Written By Allen West for Townhall: The preseason is over and there is a word that describes what America has seen to this point, and may I borrow from Mr. Spock, “fascinating.” When this cycle kicked off last […]

Allen West: SOTU, Now The Bad News

President Obamas final State of the Union address was 59 minutes in length and brilliantly delivered. Now, the bad news. As Written By Allen B. West for Townhall: Now, the bad news. My technique is to not watch Obama speak but rather read the speech or have it on in the background and focus on […]

French Interior Minister calls for Mosques to be SHUT DOWN! 

The French Interior Minister said that more Mosques will have to be shut down in the wake of the awful terror strike. H/T The Right Scoop, Reported By Huffington Post: The interior minister of France has called for the dissolution of “mosques where hate is preached” following a string of attacks that left at least […]

Who are the REAL Palestinians?

The violence we are witnessing in the Middle East is horrific. Who would have thought in the 21st century we would have beheadings, crucifixions, rapes of women and girls, and the selling of women into slavery. Not to mention ancient historical artifacts destroyed along with ancient civilizations being driven from their ancestral homes. As Written […]

Allen West: In A time of Sheep and Wolves …..

This past Sunday night I decided to watch some war movies, first The Thin Red Line and after that it was American Sniper. One of my favorite lines in the movie American Sniper is the dinner scene when Daddy Kyle explains that there are three types of people sheep, wolves, and sheepdogs. The statement surrounded a […]

Allen West “Obama’s Foreign Policy Vacuum”

The intended purpose for vacuums is to clean, pick up dirt that we cannot often see with the naked eye … But when it comes to foreign policy there is another type of vacuum. Written By Allen B. West For Townhall: As I write this missive, it is Monday morning and I am in New […]

Allen West: The Fallacy of the Participation Trophy 

by Allen West for Townhall: I was in Pittsburgh last week to speak and was bunked down at the historic Duquesne Club downtown. Thursday morning I awoke for a morning run and headed to the riverfront trail. I headed past the home of the Pittsburgh Pirates, who the evening prior had defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks, […]