The dehumanizing mental requirement for mass murder

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.

Filmmaker crosses U.S.-Mexico border dressed as Osama bin Laden

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.

Pat Condell video: “Hypocrisy Over Gaza”

From the inimitable British humorist and social observer Pat Condell, this video blog, released on August 5, 2014 posits that "Israel doesn't owe a biased world any explanation for defending itself against murderers."

Russia Forces Its Popular Bloggers to Register – Or Else [UPDATED: US now following...

Putin orders all independent bloggers in Russia to register with the state, for the supposed purpose of combating "defamatory" information. What could go wrong?

How to save Western civilization from itself

. 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...

The difficulty of perception, language and understanding

A detailed assessment of the corrupt optics and values through which today's "journalists" are viewing, and reporting on, Israel's defensive actions against Hamas's relentless terrorism.

Letter from an IDF reservist, called to duty, 22July14

This heartfelt letter was written on July 22, 2014 by an IDF reservist, two weeks after being called to duty in Operation Protective Edge. It's a fascinating look into the mind of a citizen-soldier who may never come home.

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