Democracy at 40,000 feet

Our republic is democratic in that it is controlled by public opinion, but our Constitution requires patience and persistence for the people to express that opinion through elections. Our Founders did not believe that the people have a right to enact whatever laws the majority necessarily want, but, rather, that the people have a right […]

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New Video Shows Iran Shot Two missiles that struck Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752 before it crashed

A new video shows that two Iranian missiles struck Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752 before it crashed near Tehran last week. The video, which was verified by The New York Times, was uploaded to YouTube by an Iranian user early on Tuesday. The video shows that the plane continued flying, while engulfed in flames, for […]

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Ukrainian 752 Shoot-Down Mirrors Fate of TWA 800

By Jack Cashill Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau is saying out loud what others have been thinking since the news broke that Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752 crashed soon after taking off from the airport in Tehran — namely, that “the plane was shot down by an Iranian surface-to-air missile,” likely unintentionally. According to the New […]

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Iran Bulldozed Crash Site and Removed Virtually All Pieces of Downed Ukrainian Plane

Ukrainian Airlines plane carrying 180 passengers and crew crashed Wednesday morning just minutes after takeoff from Tehran, Iran! This came on the same night that Iran fired over a dozen missiles at US bases in Iraq. Al Hadath Dubai News reported a missile took down the Ukrainian flight after the crash on Wednesday. Tweets were translated) Al […]

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It Sure Looks Like the Ukrainian 737 May Have Been Accidentally Shot Down in Iran

In the wake of the crash of Ukrainian International Airlines Flight 752 in Tehran this morning, two schools of thought quickly emerged. The first accepted the explanation given by Iranian authorities: that the 3-year-old 737-800, which had taken off minutes before, had suffered engine failure before plunging into the ground at Khalaj Abad, killing all […]

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Iran Refuses To Hand Over Crash Data, Stoking Speculation Plane Was Accidentally Shot Down

Iran will reportedly refuse to hand over black box data from the Boeing 737 that crashed over Tehran last night to Boeing, stoking speculation that the aircraft was shot down by an Iranian missile. Video of wreckage from the crash, which shows shattered bodies and debris spread over a wide area, has surfaced on social […]

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Stolen Horizon Airlines Jet crashes after unauthorized takeoff at Seattle airport

An  Horizon Airlines plane has crashed after it was stolen by a ground employee from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport on Friday night, according to a senior federal aviation source. North American Aerospace Defense Command scrambled fighter jets to chase down the jetliner, which was steered away from Seattle and Tacoma by air traffic control, according to […]

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