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Violence at Guantanamo Bay is detainees with preferential treatment.
-- security cameras and -- makeshift weapons against their guards.
So why are suspected terrorists being given perks like satellite television computer games -- a turnaround in attack our military.
Is this a problem caused by leniency.
And politically correct attitude joining us now is retired.
Colonel and former Florida congressman Allen west is also director of next generation TV colonel thanks a lot for joining us.
So it was a -- -- -- having spent a career in the US army do you see political correctness as a as a threat to our readiness.
Well absolutely it's an incredible threat and not think that when you look at what just happened at Guantanamo.
Is just a symptom of a greater issue and that is this intrusion of political correctness.
-- was down in Guantanamo in 2011 I was there -- -- six -- alive and very familiar with the communal living.
And the fact that we gave all of these privileges to.
Men who have been captured on the battlefield and putting our you know military soldiers sailors airmen Marines and a very dangerous situation so that.
They were able to very easily make these weapons batons and things of this nature.
To confront these soldiers.
But what was even more troubling was that one of the lawyers -- represented his four.
These prisoners -- that.
They took the wrong measures in Guantanamo Bay when they should have been going to tried to negotiate.
With these these terrorists these men -- on the battlefield and we were just tried to make sure that the hunger strikers -- taken care.
So that is -- and it is severely permeated this country and -- -- a reason why you see a you know chubby face twenty year old student spit balls at the united states of -- from North Korea.
Yeah well that that's that's a good point -- you I know spent time -- -- were stationed at Fort Hood for a time what do you make of the Nadal Hassan.
Trial here's a guy clearly an Islamist DB -- yet.
It was well known to people around him wound up murdering all these American servicemen.
And yet the army doesn't seem aware are willing to admit that he acted on religious grounds why.
While -- well I think that the army does but I believe that there are people within the administration that does not want that to happen.
Made a malignant dollar size should have never been transfer of Walter Reed to Fort Hood Texas we knew about.
Some instances of him proselytizing but against the United States America.
We know that he had relationship -- and walk all the locking he stood there on the table shouting allahu bar.
If there's anyone that probably should be at Guantanamo Bay should be major Hasan and the fact we're going -- four years he has not been brought to trial.
The and so that was declare workplace policy in the official DOD and department of the army report.
This is absolutely heinous and of course you know about the fact that.
Soldiers and department of armed civilians who were killed in the other thirty that were wounded.
Or so are not being allowed to get purple hearts because we believe that that would affect rexrodt.
Now you as you know the about it history -- has said that women will now be serving in infantry units and combat units and on and up until now they've had dramatically different physical standards and in training -- Do you think in the standards -- will become the same or will it be fighting different wars do you think.
Well I believe that -- already heard the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff general Dempsey -- -- about.
How people have to justify their standards if these females are not able to pass the the tests and we see that happening already.
With Marine Corps infantry off -- You know the talkers is saying that this liberal progressive social gala Terry in this some has crept into the united states military when you see -- administration.
That is more so concerned about lifting Don't Ask Don't Tell.
Or having women in combat arms units there what message are you sending not to our own military but what message you send it to our enemies and I have the -- They see -- as being pathetically weak right now that emanates from.
The person that is there's 16100 Pennsylvania.
And that's why again look at the situation is -- look at the Muslim Brotherhood take over Egypt look at what has happened in Libya.
But the what is happening in mop up the fact that we had an ambassador to former Navy SEALs killed have been Ghazi and we're not -- tried to a -- that thing down.
So was having a terrible mess historians.
So you -- just to stop it sounds like the purpose of the military is to win wars not to affect positive social change -- -- west.
Thanks -- is the purpose thank you very much nice to be reminded.
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