PALARAB POLICEMAN OPENS FIRE ON WORSHIPERS AT JOSEPH’S TOMB

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20110424/ap_on_re_mi_ea/ml_israel_palestinians JERUSALEM – A Palestinian policeman opened fire Sunday at a group of Israelis who had come to pray at a Jewish holy site in the West Bank without authorization, killing one and wounding four, the Israeli military said. The shooting threatened to inflame tensions in the West Bank, where Jewish settlers and Palestinians live […]

WILL JAMES: SAUDI ARABIA AND THE ARAB SPRING: THE FORGOTTEN UPRISING

http://www.thecommentator.com/article/97/saudi_arabia_and_the_arab_spring_the_forgotten_uprising Saudi Arabia and the Arab Spring: The Forgotten Uprising The West has a damaging tendency to ignore events inside Saudi Arabia. But we can ill afford to overlook current upheavals in the Kingdom. With the unprecedented events taking place in the Middle East, it is difficult to keep one’s attention focused on the various […]

WHAT IS A “SETTLEMENT” ANYWAY? THE SULTAN FROM 2008

We All Live in a Settlement http://sultanknish.blogspot.com/2008/06/we-all-live-in-settlement.html To a Western Liberal it has all sorts of things to do with colonial powers and the third world. Which is somehow why a handful of Israeli towns are to be considered settlements while their own suburban homes built on former Indian lands aren’t. To Muslims though the […]

FREEDOM OF SPEECH ON THE RUN: THE SULTAN

http://sultanknish.blogspot.com/ Freedom of speech is governed by legal restrictions and public mores. And what most of us have discovered is that a multicultural society means more ‘mores’ and more people to offend. That has taken us from one general set of social speech codes that governed such things as obscenity and public abuse, to a […]

APPALLING NUMBER OF CHILDREN TRAPPED IN SEX TRAFFICKING IN THE US

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2011/apr/23/sex-trafficking-us-called-epidemic/print/ CHUCK NEUBAEUR Jane’s” eyes are pictured here in a hallway at Children of the Night in Van Nuys, Calif., April 20, 2011. “Jane” was rescued off the streets of Portland, Ore., two years ago when she was just 15. “This place has helped me so much. I was so different when I first got […]

IN NAZARETH, ISRAEL….MUSLIMS HARASS CHRISTIAN ARABS

http://www.jihadwatch.org/2011/04/nazareth-banner-hung-near-basilica-of-the-annunciation-says-whoever-seeks-a-religion-other-than-isla.html Nazareth: Banner hung near Basilica of the Annunciation says “whoever seeks a religion other than Islam, it will never be accepted of him, and in the Hereafter he will be one of the losers” That’s Qur’an 3:85. And this is not at all the first time similar banners have been hung to intimidate Christians […]

FROM CANADA: TIME TO CHALLENGE OFFICIAL MULTICULTURALISM

Time to change tune on official multiculturalism By Licia Corbella, Calgary Herald Mahfooz Kanwar, a member of the Muslim Canadian Congress, says he has some better ideas. “I’d tell them, this is Canada, and in Canada, we teach music and physical education in our schools. If you don’t like it, leave. If you want to […]

ORTHODOX BLACK STUDENTS DISCUSS THEIR CONVERSION TO JUDAISM

http://www.beliefnet.com/Faiths/2001/02/African-American-And-Orthodox-Jewish.aspx African American and Orthodox Jewish Black converts to Orthodox Judaism discuss what drew them to their new faith and the challenges they face from both communities. BY: Debra Goldberg In Brooklyn, they stand out not only for their skin color but also for their religious piety. In the neighborhood of Crown Heights, where the […]

REVISITING THE JORDAN OPTION: ASAF ROMIROWSKY….SEE NOTE

Revisiting the Jordan option by Asaf Romirowsky http://www.romirowsky.com/9466/revisiting-jordan-option JORDAN, THE EAST BANK OF PALESTINE IS THE HISTORIC LOCUS FOR PALARABS…THE HASHMITES HAVE ZERO HISTORIC RIGHTS TO THE AREA….RSK Amid the unrest now sweeping the Middle East, Israeli government and security officials are quietly discussing an unusual strategy that would pass the Palestinians’ political future off […]

PAUL DRIESSEN: OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY PROSECUTES CHILDREN OF GLOBAL WARMING SKEPTIC

Subject: OSU persecutes children of global warming skeptic http://sppiblog.org/news/political-payback-%E2%80%93-oregon-style Political payback – Oregon style OSU tries to expel PhD candidate children of scientist who ran against Cong. Peter DeFazio Confused visitors will be forgiven for thinking Oregon State University is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Congressman Pete DeFazio and the “progressive-socialist” wing of the Democratic Party. […]