The Teacher of Fools Posted By Bruce Thornton URL to article: “The conflict between Israel and the Palestinian Arabs is a textbook example of Thucydides’ insight. Only after three attempts to destroy Israel by force failed did we begin to hear about the “justice” of a “Palestinian homeland” and “national self-determination.” The Arabs, moreover, […]


The Totalitarians Within Posted By David Horowitz How unscrupulous Muslims at UCLA used “Islamophobia” to silence critics of Islamic terror and extort the student body in the process…. URL to article: On May 11, 2011, I spoke to a student audience at UCLA for about an hour. My speech was video-taped and recorded on […]


Senator Portman’s Jobs Agenda Obama is good at talking up jobs. Republicans know what policies will enable the private sector to create them. Sen. Rob Portman of Ohio is a freshman, but you would not know it from his old-school office. Instead of seeking space in the Hart Senate Office Building — the modern, […]

Three killed in Gaza terrorists’ training camp ‘blast’…shucks…. RAFAH, Palestinian Territories (AFP) – Three Gazans were killed on Tuesday in a mysterious blast at a training camp used by militants of the Popular Resistance Committees near the Egyptian border, medics told AFP. “Three martyrs were killed and four others were injured in a blast in a site belonging to the Popular Resistance […]

THE IRAQI DEADLY POGROM ON JUNE 1, 1941: DAVID WISTRICH…SEE NOTE PLEASE Iraq’s Kristallnacht: 70 Years Later THIS WAS A FAITH DRIVEN JIHAD…ANOTHER MANIFESTATION OF THE LEGACY OF ISLAMIC JEW-HATRED FROM THE TIME OF THE PROPHET…..RSK Seventy years ago, on June 1, 1941, the most dramatic and violent pogrom in the Arab Middle East during World War II took place in the Iraqi capital, Baghdad. Known […]


Humpty Obumpty and the Arab Spring By Spengler I’ve been warning for months that Egypt, Syria, Tunisia and other Arab oil-importing countries face a total economic meltdown (see Food and failed Arab states, Feb 2, and The hunger to come in Egypt, May 10). Now the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has confirmed my warnings. […]

DAVID MAMET’S BOOK “THE SECRET KNOWLEDGE” REVIEWED By ANDREW KLAVAN In a celebrated 2008 essay for the Village Voice, David Mamet made the startling announcement that he was “no longer a brain-dead liberal.” I think it only fair to mention here that I rejoiced. Mr. Mamet is a terrific playwright, maybe even a great one (“American Buffalo,” “Glengarry Glen Ross”) and […]

UGANDA: LEGISLATION PITS MUSLIMS VS. CHRISTIANS By Ioannis Gatsiounis SHARIA CALLING?….RSK KAMPALA, Uganda — Christians call a proposed religious law a sly attempt to favor Muslims in this predominantly Christian country and warn that it could promote Islamic fundamentalism. Muslims say the reaction to the bill just shows Islamophobia. The Muslim Personal Law bill – which would give more power to Islamic Kadhi […]

DANIEL JOHNSON: THE WAR OF THE ROSES…OVERRATED JACQUELINE A MILITANT ANTI-ZIONIST AND GILLIAN AN UNDERRATED VOICE IN JEWISH THOUGHT Overrated: Jacqueline Rose DANIEL JOHNSON June 2011 According to The Jacqueline Rose Reader (Duke University Press, £16.99), “Jacqueline Rose is a major public intellectual of and for our times.” Her mentor, the late Frank Kermode, describes her in his memoirs as “an academic celebrity on both sides of the Atlantic”. Is an academic celebrity […]

PHYLLIS CHESLER: EQUATING ANTI-SEMITISM WITH ISLAMOPHOBIA Equating Anti-Semitism with ‘Islamophobia’ Posted By Phyllis Chesler Did you know that Jews and Muslims have a shared history in Europe? That Muslims have “deep roots” on the European continent and that Muslims are as imperiled by “Islamophobia” as Jews are by anti-Semitism? Nothing could be further from the truth, and yet the first […]