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Palestinian 'Reconciliation': Jihad is Calling!
Monday, September 25, 2017 12:00 PM

Leaders of Hamas maintain that under no circumstances will they agree to lay down their weapons. Hamas is, in fact, continuing full-speed-ahead digging tunnels under the border between the Gaza Strip and Israel. Hamas is planning to use the tunnels to
Islamists Responsible for Rohingya Refugee Crisis
Monday, September 25, 2017 11:00 AM

The current crisis is being depicted -- wrongly -- as the "ethnic cleansing" of an innocent Muslim minority by Burma's security forces, and the "apathy" to the plight of the Rohingyas by Aung San Suu Kyi, Burma's foreign minister and its de facto head of
Europe: The Great White Death?
Sunday, September 24, 2017 12:00 PM

It will take only 30 to 40 years for the Muslim population to become the majority in Europe. — Charles Gave, French financier, website of the Institut des Libertés. What is of concern, is that there is a sub-group of the European population which is in
The Kurdish Referendum Imbroglio
Sunday, September 24, 2017 11:00 AM

What is the first thing you should do when you have dug yourself into a hole? The obvious answer is: stop digging. This is the advice that those involved in the imbroglio over the so-called independence referendum in Iraqi Kurdistan, due to be held on
Sweden: What You Won't See in This Book...
Saturday, September 23, 2017 12:00 PM

What won't you see in this book? You won't see a picture of Muslim "morality police" patrolling neighborhoods and controlling women's conduct. You won't see Muslim men cutting in front of Swedish women in queues and then calling them "whores" when they
Plame Knew What She Was Tweeting
Saturday, September 23, 2017 2:57 AM

Valerie Plame had to know what she was tweeting. Plame retweeted a virulently anti-Semitic article by a well-known bigot, which she characterized as "thoughtful." Now she's trying to make excuses, but they don't wash. The article by Phillip Giraldi
Europe: Muslim Reformers Need Police Protection
Friday, September 22, 2017 12:00 PM

Seyran Ates, a moderate imam, has received "300 emails per day encouraging me to carry on," but "3,000 a day full of hate," some with death threats. In Germany, it is not the Muslim supremacists, such as those who preach killing homosexuals, who have to
Is Germany Heading to a "September Surprise"?
Friday, September 22, 2017 11:00 AM

Instead of hurting the AfD's electoral prospects, the smear campaign has ended up driving more voters toward the party. Questioning the AfD's legitimacy on judicial and constitutional grounds has a two-pronged effect. It not only sows doubt in the minds
American Islamists Turn to Ankara
Thursday, September 21, 2017 11:02 PM

In general, lawful Islamist movements such as the Muslim Brotherhood work to insert themselves into Western society, exploiting liberal, democratic bodies to promote their own illiberal and anti-democratic ideology. Whether co-opting Western democracies
Turkey's Erdogan Tries (and Fails) to Censor an American Think Tank
Thursday, September 21, 2017 5:52 PM

Turkey's descent into Islamist despotism distorts the NATO alliance: how can Turkey combat a external threat from without, Daniel Pipes asked, when a member state poses the same threat from within? No one tells us what we can say. We are a free people,
EU: Delusions without Borders
Thursday, September 21, 2017 12:00 PM

Many migrants simply refused to leave, disappeared, or their home countries refused to receive them. The European Commission published a "report card" on the EU member states' "progress" in taking the allocated quotas of migrants. Even Sweden, on the
Does the President Have the Right to Expect Loyalty from His Attorney General?
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 6:00 PM

Under our constitutional structure there is no perfect cure for the mistake made by our founders in merging the two incompatible goals of the current Attorney General: that of political advisor to the president; and that of independent chief prosecutor.
The True Enemies of the Palestinians
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 12:00 PM

The agreement makes no reference to Hamas's security control over the Gaza Strip. This means that Hamas and its armed wing, Ezaddin Al-Qassam, will remain the main "law-enforcers" in the Gaza Strip. The idea that Hamas would allow Mahmoud Abbas's
Common Sense on Campus
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 11:00 AM

As the Hirsi Ali case demonstrated, many serious-minded people simply could not distinguish between genuine, often racist, hatred for Muslims and informed criticism of Islam as an ideology. "[I]n relation to Ms Allman, I am confident [law student Robbie
Mass-Migration: The Tiniest Dose of Reality Hits
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 12:00 PM

If you do not have control of your borders, with a meaningful set of immigration laws and the right to keep people out of your country, then you do not really have a country. While the public wants their representatives to control their borders,