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Todd Bensman

Todd Bensman is an investigative reporter based in San Antonio. He can be reached at todd.bensman@gmail.com.
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Legal Trade of Khat in UK Funding Terror in Yemen?

Monday, January 4th, 2010 - by Todd Bensman

Britain is the only Western country that hasn't banned the stimulant. They should do so now, as sales likely fund al-Qaeda.

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Cons Targeting Jews: First Madoff, Now Stanford

Monday, October 5th, 2009 - by Todd Bensman

A clear tactic has emerged from both Ponzi schemes: Exploiting the tight bonds of trust within Jewish communities to get at their money.

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Keeping Weapons Away from Mexican Drug Cartels

Sunday, August 30th, 2009 - by Todd Bensman

A key government official tells PJM how gun smugglers are countering Obama's ATF push along the border.

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Immigration Reform Is About Stopping Terror, Remember?

Friday, August 21st, 2009 - by Todd Bensman

The author catches up with three Iraqis who attempted to illegally enter the U.S.

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The World’s Oldest Hate Finds New Life in Venezuela

Thursday, August 13th, 2009 - by Todd Bensman

Since Israel backed the overthrow of Manuel Zelaya in Honduras, Venezuelan Jews have faced a swell of vicious hatred fueled by the Chavez government.

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The Post Submits Its 2009 Entry for ‘Worst Investigative Reporting’

Wednesday, July 15th, 2009 - by Todd Bensman

The Washington Post concludes Iran isn't tinkering in Nicaragua because ... their embassy in Managua is too small.

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Two Hamas Fundraisers Still On the Run

Friday, June 19th, 2009 - by Todd Bensman

Two from the Holy Land Foundation are still at large — but no one seems to be interested in capturing them.

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Drug Cartels Use Failed States to Traffic in Chemicals

Thursday, May 28th, 2009 - by Todd Bensman

A PJ Media exclusive on the worldwide movement of precursor chemicals for meth and other illegal drugs.

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U.S. Companies Still Host Terrorist Websites

Wednesday, May 6th, 2009 - by Todd Bensman

It is long past time for the feds to make an example of one or two of these privately owned server farms.

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Gun-Running in Mexico: Hiding in Plain Sight

Tuesday, April 28th, 2009 - by Todd Bensman

Weapons seized in Mexico can't always be traced back to the U.S., but it's pretty clear that's where they're coming from.

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Mexican Drug Cartels and Terrorists: Have They Really Teamed Up?

Tuesday, April 7th, 2009 - by Todd Bensman

Or is that just a national security urban legend?

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Iran Setting Up Shop South of the Border

Friday, March 27th, 2009 - by Todd Bensman

Obama's overtures to Tehran have given Mexico the green light to start cozying up with the mullahs. (Watch an interview with Todd Bensman here.)

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Iran’s Push Into Nicaragua: Why Is No One Concerned?

Tuesday, March 17th, 2009 - by Todd Bensman

Iranian "diplomats" in Nicaragua sure aren't studying the banana industry. A PJM report from the ground.

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Mexican Drug Cartels Binge on American Bullets

Friday, March 6th, 2009 - by Todd Bensman

It's no coincidence that the ammo business is booming along the border.

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Mexico’s Foreign Embassies: A Terror Threat to America?

Sunday, March 1st, 2009 - by Todd Bensman

Travelers from Muslim countries are bribing Mexican foreign service workers for travel documents that will get them access to the U.S.

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Travelers from Muslim Countries Still Jumping U.S. Borders

Friday, February 20th, 2009 - by Todd Bensman

Obama should consider them when he finally turns to the question of immigration.

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