REP. DARRELL ISSA IS GETTING THE WHOLE SORDID STORY ABOUT COUNTRYWIDE FINANCIAL AND THE VIP LOANS Taxpayers wanting the whole story of how Countrywide Financial used its VIP loan program to grease politicians and reward its partners at Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac may soon have it. Thanks for this belated act of political hygiene go to House Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa, who Wednesday issued a subpoena to Bank […]


Assault and Moonbattery Lara Logan and misogyny on the left.By JAMES TARANTO A horrible story out of Egypt, and the horrible reaction of some on the left to it, puts us in mind of a scene in “Forrest Gump.” It’s 1968 and Forrest, just returned from Vietnam, is in Washington to collect a medal […]

EGYPT’S NEW HITLER: ROBERT SPENCER With the Muslim Brotherhood almost certain to play a substantial role in the next Egyptian government, looming in the background is the man that Der Spiegel described this week as “the father figure of Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood”: Sheikh Yusuf al-Qaradawi. Qaradawi has been praised by Saudi-funded Islamic scholar John Esposito as a champion […]


Britain Inadvertently Encouraging Home-Grown Radical Islam by Soeren Kern A growing number of Muslim parents in Britain are sending their “problem children” to madrassas [Islamic religious schools] in Kashmir; and these students are “at high risk of radicalization,” according to American diplomatic cables that were obtained and recently released by the secret-spilling website, Wikileaks. […]

TOP ISLAMIC SCHOLARS ACCUSE JEWS AND CHRISTIANS OF REMOVING MOHAMMED FROM THE BIBLE Muslim spokesmen and Islamic apologists in the West love to trot out the “shared Judeo-Christian-Islamic heritage and values” line, insinuating that Muslims worship the same God as Jews and Christians, and also revere their prophets and scriptures. For example, Dr. John Esposito, director of the Saudi-funded Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding […]

US OFFERING TO JOIN UN SECURITY COUNCIL CONDEMNATION OF ISRAEL U.S. Offering to Join in Security Council Condemnation of Israel Omri Ceren Reports on this started leaking last night, with Bloomberg reporting that U.S. diplomats were shopping around an offer to Arab governments to get them to withdraw their UN resolution condemning Israel for settlement activity. Those reports had the U.S. trading increased pressure […]

LONDON SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS CANCELS EVENT WITH CRITICS OF ISLAM LSE cancels event with German critics of radical Islam By JONNY PAUL IN LONDON AND BENJAMIN WEINTHAL IN B Henryk Broder: ‘You in England have long since begun to do away with yourselves;’ school faced opposition from German students. A panel discussion addressing the integration of Muslims in Europe, scheduled to be held at […]

ANDREW BOSTOM: THE ASSAULT ON LARA LOGAN…EGYPTIAN MISOGYNY AND JEW HATRED Lara Logan: Victim of Egyptian Islam’s Misogyny and Jew-Hatred Andrew Bostom Last Friday (2/11/11), Lara Logan, chief foreign correspondent for CBS News, was beaten and raped in Cairo during a thirty minute assault by a frenzied throng of over 200 Egyptians. According to a report in today’s New York Post [2], Logan’s attackers were […]


Click here: The Golden Rule and the ObamaCare Mandate – Maggie’s Farm The Golden Rule and the ObamaCare Mandate Religious as well as non-sectarian writings all contain various prescriptions and injunctions related to their view of morality. Most Americans recognize the difference between individual morality and state morality, as exemplified in the two versions […]

THE “PEOPLE’S CONVENTION’ IN LONDON: “WE ARE ABOUT BRINGING THIS GOVERNMENT DOWN” “The violent S.W.P/communist led student riots of late 2010, were simply a dress rehearsal for what is planned for 2011.” “We’re About Bringing This Government Down…” British Trotskysites Bring Cairo to London Over the weekend,  the British Socialist Workers Party – which has been heavily involved in the build up to the Egyptian revolution, […]