Women under Sharia Law: The Dilemma of “The Wife Beating Protocol” Ali Fadi

http://www.familysecuritymatters.org/publications/id.9930/pub_detail.asp The Quran is the source of all personal status laws in Islamic countries. Therefore, the rules of religious jurisprudence concerning the position and treatment of women are also based on the Quran. In order to fully understand the position of women in Islam, one must first examine the Quranic rules concerning them. Our dilemma […]

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http://www.familysecuritymatters.org/publications/id.1769/pub_detail.asp 1. VIDEO: MSNBC’S O’Donnell: Newsweek sold out to Sarah Palin [R], lied on its cover 2. VIDEO: Secretary Sebelius [D]: Obamacare’s Penalty on Small Businesses a ‘Great Incentive’ for Growth 3. VIDEO: MSNBC Host to Patrick Buchanan: ‘You’re a Loser’ 4. VIDEO: Watch Out Parents: The State May Want to Take Away Your Obese […]

BOB OWENS: AGENT ZAPATA KILLED BY GUN FROM…..TEXAS?

‘Gunwalker’ Deepens: Agent Zapata Killed By Gun From … Texas? Posted By Bob Owens http://pajamasmedia.com/blog/%e2%80%98gunwalker%e2%80%99-deepens-agent-zapata-killed-by-gun-from-%e2%80%a6-texas/   On February 15, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Agents Jaime Zapata and Victor Avila were returning to Mexico City, where they were assigned after a meeting, when they were ambushed by members of the Zetas cartel on a […]

FRANK MINITER INTERVIEWED BY KATHRYN JEAN LOPEZ

http://www.nationalreview.com/articles/271492/can-top-ten-be-saved-interview The Future of the Bill of Rights Can this top-ten list be saved? Frank Miniter says the Left is out to destroy the Bill of Rights and America. Exaggerate much? Or is his Saving the Bill of Rights: Exposing the Left’s Campaign to Destroy American Exceptionalism a timely wake-up call? He makes his case […]

JIM LACEY: THE DEATH OF MILITARY STRATEGY

http://www.nationalreview.com/articles/print/271678 The Death of Military Strategy If a strategy does not address ends, ways, and means, it is not a strategy but a set of aspirations. Earlier this year, the Department of Defense released the 2011 National Military Strategy (NMS), which purports to explain how the military will support the National Defense Strategy, which in […]

ANDREW ROBERTS: IN DEFENSE OF HIROSHIMA

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304584004576415790883178996.html?mod=WSJ_Opinion_LEFTTopOpinion In the last few weeks of the Truman administration in 1953, the president attended a dinner at the British embassy in Washington in honor of Winston Churchill, who had recently been returned to the prime minister’s post. At one point in the dinner, Churchill posed a question to Truman: Would he have an answer […]

FALSE ASSUMPTIONS ABOUT ISRAEL’S DEMOGRAPHICS: JOEL GOLOVENSKY

http://www.jpost.com/Opinion/Op-EdContributors/Article.aspx?id=227754 The following article, by Joel Golovensky, President of the “Institute for Zionist Strategies,” reflects the expanding challenge to false assumptions, which have underlined critical national security policies. Enjoy it, Ambassador (ret.) Yoram Ettinger “Second Thought: A US-Israel Initiative,” Jerusalem, www.TheEttingerReport.Com Immutable ‘Conceptzia’ trumps facts True fertility rate numbers bust the idea of an Arab […]

EDITORIAL: Arkansas jihad Obama ignores the homegrown terror threat

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2011/jul/12/arkansas-jihad/ An admitted jihadist who killed an American soldier on U.S. soil will be tried next week in Arkansas on a state charge of capital murder – not terrorism. This is odd, considering that the Obama administration recently went out of its way to bring a Somali-born jihadist into U.S. federal court to face terrorism […]

SUDAN: ARABS CONTINUE TO KILL NATIVE BLACKS…GEOFF HILL

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2011/jul/12/rights-activists-warn-of-genocide-in-sudan/print/ JOHANNESBURG — Human rights advocates are issuing new warnings of genocide in Sudan, where Arab armies are accused of killing black African civilians in what an Episcopal bishop described as a “war of domination and eradication.” “Once again, we are facing the nightmare of genocide of our people in a final attempt to erase […]

LIGHTS OUT! CONGRESS PULLS THE PLUG ON INCANDESCENT BULB: STEVE DINAN

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2011/jul/12/house-turns-out-light-old-style-bulbs/print/ The incandescent light bulb failed to earn a last-minute reprieve in the House on Tuesday, leaving the old-style bulb still facing a government-imposed death sentence when new regulations kick in at the end of this year. Under a law Congress enacted in 2007, energy efficiency standards that go into effect in 2012 will chase […]