Archive for August, 2014
Q) What happens when the proud Israeli-Arab mother of three soldiers in the IDF is asked whether she is an Israeli or a Palestinian? A) This. Amidst the obfuscation, lies and distortions that defined the day-to-day “news” coverage of Operation Protective Edge, this woman’s courageous story is worth telling – and passing along.
In recent days the Israeli Defense Force has found numerous examples of Hamas training manuals, which confirm suspicions that it has been instructing operatives to use civilians as human shields. Why has the “news” media been deafeningly silent about these discoveries?
From Commentary Magazine, a must-read essay by the superb Bret Stephens, foreign affairs editor of the Wall St. Journal. Pray for a day when the U.S. once again employs a foreign policy that causes our friends to trust us, and our enemies to fear us.
Several leading British Muslim organizations denounce “jihad cool” culture for Foley beheading (but deny any connection between Islam/ism with terrorism). Does this make them “racists” or “Islamophobes”?
To attempt to exterminate another people, one must first decide to not view them as people, argues Yair Lapid, Israel’s finance minister and the chairman of the Yesh Aid party, in this remarkable article for the Times of Israel.
First, James O’Keefe helped to take down the endemically-corrupt ACORN. Now, he takes down the notion that America’s southern border is “secure,” and that adequate safeguards are in place to prevent someone dressed up as an Islamist terrorist from crossing the Rio Grande.
Putin orders all independent bloggers in Russia to register with the state, for the supposed purpose of combating “defamatory” information. What could go wrong?
. By Kenneth Abramowitz We are fighting a physical and intellectual war for our existence against three enemies. The first question to ask is, “Who is the ‘we’ in this equation?” “We” are Western civilization, which includes primarily the U.S., Europe, and Israel. Many others share many of our values and can be included too: […]