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Palestinians: Abbas's Big Bluff - Again
Thursday, January 18, 2018 1:00 PM

In his desperation, Abbas hurls abuse and in all directions. He has resorted to his old-new strategy of warning us that if his demands are not met, World War III will break out. Abbas would like us to believe that the Palestinian issue should remain at
Greece's "Robin Hood" Terrorists
Thursday, January 18, 2018 12:30 PM

It is extremely difficult for angry, misinformed citizens to distinguish between lies and the truth, particularly when there is much more than a grain of truth to the terrorists' claims that the Greek legal system is corrupt. The judiciary has played,
Persecution of Alevis in Turkey: Threats, Arbitrary Arrests
Thursday, January 18, 2018 12:00 PM

Just like the Christian, Jewish, and Yazidi communities in Turkey, Alevis have also been victims of Islamic supremacism for centuries -- both in the Ottoman Empire and in the Republic of Turkey. In Istanbul, the door of an Alevi family was vandalized
Europe's Betrayal of the Iranian People
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 1:00 PM

The alliance between Saudi Arabia and the United States seems intended to contain the Iranian regime, and not, as falsely advertised by President Barack Obama, to prevent a nuclear program. Leaders of Western Europe know exactly what the mullahs' regime
The Arab-Israeli Conflict: Why No Peace?
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 12:30 PM

The jihadist aim is to isolate Israel politically; to influence political leaders, public opinion, international institutions and international organizations so that on the day their planned offensive begins, no one will be there to support Israel and
Beyond the Iran Nuclear Deal
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 12:00 PM

President Trump seemingly served notice Friday that the days are dwindling for Barack Obama's Iran agreement. Although deal proponents also gained time to pursue "fixes," this is a forlorn option. No fix will remedy the diplomatic Waterloo Mr. Obama
Arab Regimes Terrified by Israel's Freedoms
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 1:00 PM

A prominent Tunisian-born French movie producer, Saïd Ben Saïd recently issued one of the frankest denunciations of anti-Semitism in the Arab world. The real culprit, he argued, was the prevalence of anti-Semitism fueled by Islamic extremists across the
The Terrorism Jobs Program: Pampering the Palestinians Must End
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 12:30 PM

Palestinians need to start taking responsibility for their own existence and stop relying on the world to take care of them while they use the money freed up -- by the international community -- to launch jihad and intifadas. No entity should forever be
Politicizing Proliferation Policy
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 12:00 PM

North Korea's apparently rapid progress last year in both its nuclear-weapons and ballistic-missile programs raises entirely legitimate concerns about U.S. intelligence capabilities. The New York Times recently reported that, as the Obama administration
Facebook: Championing Blasphemy Laws
Monday, January 15, 2018 1:00 PM

What is "harmful content" according to the new Facebook guide for Muslims? "Islamophobia, anti-Muslim hatred, far right extremism and terrorist inspired violent extremist content". The guide does not mention Islamic incitement to violence, which is
The Quran Says Jerusalem Belongs to the Jews
Monday, January 15, 2018 12:30 PM

Quranic passages clearly illustrate the Jews' imperative to enter the land of Israel. And [mention, O Muhammad], when Moses said to his people, "O my people, remember the favor of Allah [God] upon you when He appointed among you prophets and made you
Iran: Anatomy of a National Revolt
Monday, January 15, 2018 12:00 PM

With its flames declining after days of high blaze, the "events" that shook Iran in December and early January are still attracting a tsunami of comment, speculation and, as always in such cases, misrepresentation. The first question is what should we
"Oh You Cross-Worshippers, We'll Kill You All"
Sunday, January 14, 2018 1:00 PM

A popular Arabic-language newspaper attacked Morocco's Christian activists for their faith and ended with the message: the "Koran requires the killing of apostates." — Morocco. Muhammad and the imam tracked down the boy and attacked him again. When a
Turkey, the Arab World Is Just Not That into You
Sunday, January 14, 2018 12:30 PM

Sunni Arabs do not wish to revisit their Ottoman colonial past. Still, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan insists. A poll by Zogby found that 67% of Egyptians, 65% of Saudis, 59% of UAE citizens, and 70% of Iraqis had an unfavorable opinion of Turkey
Germans Tackling Exploding Anti-Semitism?
Sunday, January 14, 2018 12:00 PM

The teachers always hear from some of the Muslim students that the Jews must have been responsible for the way they were treated in the Holocaust because they had opposed the Nazi regime. The situation demands an immediate review of policies and laws