Barbara Boland

Foreign Policy and National Security Reporter

Barbara Boland is TAC’s foreign policy and national security reporter. Previously, she worked as an editor for the Washington Examiner and for CNS News. She is the author of Patton Uncovered, a book about General George Patton in World War II, and her work has appeared on Fox News, The Hill UK Spectator, and elsewhere. Boland is graduate from Immaculata University in Pennsylvania.  Follow her on Twitter @BBatDC.

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U.S. Bullies Its Way Into Dispute, Moves to Seize Iranian Tanker

British Gibraltar ordered the ship's release to ease tensions. Washington wasn't having any of it.
Barbara Boland August 15, 2019

Mueller Dragnet Snags Ex-Clintonista, Obama Lawyer

Greg Craig took money from a pro-Russian regime, just like jailed ex-Trump aide Paul Manafort. Welcome to the swamp.
Barbara Boland August 15, 2019

Media: Tulsi is New Darling of ‘Russia’s Propaganda Machine’

Remember when Red-baiting was considered dogmatic and passé by the left-wing hive?
Barbara Boland August 5, 2019

Unqualified UN Ambassador is the Perfect Weak Link

Don't be surprised if Kelly Craft's lack of experience is exactly what Bolton and Pompeo wanted for their war cabinet.
Barbara Boland August 5, 2019

Will Boris Johnson Defy Washington on Iran?

Britain's new PM supported the Iran deal in the past. But Brexit may force his hand—and John Bolton knows it.
Barbara Boland July 31, 2019

Mueller Crumbles Under Questioning

Mueller gave a performance so feeble that many in the media described his testimony as 'painful,' and a 'disaster.'
Barbara Boland July 25, 2019

Who’s Making Money From the Border Crisis? Private Prisons

For-profit detention centers are raking in the cash, as the Trump administration incarcerates unprecedented numbers of people.
Barbara Boland July 23, 2019

Saudi Arabia Controls North America’s Largest Oil Refinery

Ahead of its expected IPO, Kingdom-owned Aramco now has 100 percent stake in this Texas facility.
Barbara Boland July 16, 2019