PRESIDENT OBAMA’S CRONY CAPITALISM EDITORIAL: Obama’s crony capitalism (GE)Government Electric, (GM)Government Motors; what industry is next? President Obama is continuing his outreach to American business, though the principal business he wants to reach out to is General Electric. Mr. Obama seems to have decided that what’s good for GE is good for America, or at least for himself. It has been […]

ISLAMIC MILITANTS (AKA) JIHADISTS SUSPECTED IN MOSCOW BOMBINGS Islamic militants suspected in Russia airport bombing At least 35 die, 170 injured in ‘terrorist attack’ By Eli LakeAs Russian authorities sift through the wreckage of the Moscow airport attack, the world’s attention will be drawn to the Muslim separatists who experts suspect carried out the Monday bombing. Known as Imarat Kavkaz, or the Caucasus Emirate, […]

DAVOS: WHERE THE WORLD’S POLITICAL ELITE MEET AND GREET AND EAT  PETER SCHWEITZER It’s time for The Gathering again,  at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.  Perhaps 2,500 people are expected to congregate and tell us how to fix our problems and ourselves.  I’m not opposed to conferences and meetings to discuss ideas,  but Davos has always struck me as a top-down, we-tell-you kind […]

MEET SUSANA MARTINEZ THE NEW GOVERNOR OF NEW MEXICO Interview: Gov. Susana Martinez By Jennifer Rubin Martinez, like other governors, has her work cut out for her. She will be judged on her results. If she succeeds in governing as a fiscal conservative, her star will rise in the GOP and she will have proved her thesis correct, namely that the key to […]

QATAR AND PALARABS CLASH OVER THE AL JAZEERA DOCUMENT LEAK Qatar and PA Clash over Al-Jazeera Document Leak In an unprecedented attack on the PA, Qatar’s Al-Jazeera channel has published documents allegedly revealing PA concessions regarding the final settlement with Israel; collaboration between Israel and the PA in assassinating Fatah and Hamas operatives; and prior knowledge on the part of PA President Mahmoud Abbas […]

JIHAD IN NIGERIA:MACHETE ATTACKS ON CHRISTIAN VILLAGES Nigeria: Muslims kill 6 in machete attacks on Christian villages; the Associated Press tells us “6 dead in religion-torn central Nigerian region” “Religion-torn.” It just might as well be followers of the Flying Spaghetti Monster as any other set of beliefs. We don’t even get the usual, catchy, alliterative “sectarian strife.” No, religion did […]


IPT News January 24, 2011 He is a popular speaker at Islamist gatherings and hailed in the New York Times as being among a group of “leading intellectual lights for a new generation of American Muslims looking for homegrown leaders who can help them learn how to live their faith without succumbing to American […]


—-Goldstone Missed a Golden Opportunity By Nurit Greenger During December 27, 2008 the Israeli military IDF launched its Operation Cast Lead with the intent to attempt to curtail or bring to an end the ongoing rockets and mortars being launched, almost daily, from Gaza at Israeli towns across the Gaza border. Justice Richard Goldstone, known to […]

WHEN THE WOLVES GET RELIGION: SRDJA TRIFKOVIC Letter From Turkey When the Wolves Get Religion by Srdja Trifkovic Chronicles Online, January 24th, 2011 The city of Istanbul reflects Turkey’s transformation over the past decade. Almost eight years after my previous visit I am greeted by an impressive new international terminal at the Atatürk International Airport—Europe’s seventh busiest—and by the massive office […]

IT’S FREEZING OUTSIDE BECAUSE OF GLOBAL WARMING…..???? ABC Blames Global Warming for Extreme Cold Temperatures and Snow By Brad Wilmouth | January 24, 2011 | 09:17 On Friday’s World News on ABC, correspondent Linsey Davis filed a one-sided report in which she cited the views of climate scientists who blame the recent cold temperatures and high amounts of snowfall on global […]