In the Palestinian world, when Hamas is in a military conflict with Israel, anything short of being beaten to the point of having to cry "Uncle!," and sign an unconditional surrender, is considered a "victory." But to a chorus of Israel supporters, anything short of that is considered a loss. Which is it?
Brigadier General Ernie Audino (ret.) says, "The destruction of ISIS and breaking its will to fight will not happen by the conduct of defensive operations alone. [T]his level of destruction will require the conduct of well-coordinated, well-equipped and well-supplied offensive operations."
SaveTheWest contributor Sam Solomon exposes the New York Times' star Middle East "reporter" Judi Rudoren for her myriad distortions, and omissions, in regards to her attempt to rebut a former AP reporter's expose on the systemic anti-Israel bias that drives so many newsrooms in America, and beyond.
In a tour de force expose, SaveTheWest.com contributor Sam Solomon demolishes the myth upon which so much of the United Nations Relief Works Agency's (UNRWA) "work" is premised: "to carry out direct relief and works programmes for Palestine refugees" -- a mission articulated in 1949.
Combine the cash-rich ISIS and Mexican drug gangs and what do you get? A threat at our southern border that could end up killing 9 out of 10 Americans in one year, according to a report cited by retired national security experts.
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"?