The unilateral push for Palestinian statehood may play a role.
A Harvard-trained physician and psychiatrist, he knows what true mental illness is, and he lends his measured perspicuity to our understanding of Jared Lee Loughner.
This was the run-up to the Iraq War—its planning, execution, and escalation. These years also just so happened to coincide with an era of extended dementia, an orgy of the most vile, childish, callous work of the activist Left, a time when violent radical rhetoric reached its most rabid masturbatory peak.
Jonah Goldberg has an excellent column in Wednesday’s New York Post that begins with this pithy bludgeoning of the Left: “So now openly gay soldiers get to fight and die in neocon-imperialist wars, too?”
On the first day of Christmas Noam Chomsky gave to me… a handbook of terror apology On the second day of Christmas Noam Chomsky gave to me… 2 Towers down and a handbook of terror apology On the third day of Christmas Noam Chomsky gave to me… 3 pogroms 2 Towers down and a handbook [...]
The recent coalition between Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki and an anti-American Shia radical group signals two things in the briar patch of Iraqi politics: The first is that nascent infighting among those same Shia could arrest the progress of Iraqi stability and pave the way for more Iranian influence. The second is the possibility [...]
It’s the end of the week, which means it’s time to assess the latest Americans-are-bigots story in The New York Times. This time around, The Gray Hag ran an article entitled “Muslims Report Rising Discrimination at Work.” The article explains: “[A] record number of Muslim workers are complaining of employment discrimination, from co-workers calling them [...]
Every year, on September 11, all colleges go quiet. They do this not out of respect—that hushed solemnity that makes room for our grief and for our memories—but out of the desire to say nothing. For they have nothing to say. Who are “they”? I am speaking of scholars. I am speaking of administrators. I [...]
What is “Islamophobia”? If recent usage of the term is any indication of its definition, “Islamophobia” means something similar to the popular usage of “fascist” or “racist”—that is to say, it has no meaning. I’d like to quote just some recent examples from vaunted media sources. Mind you, these constitute a very small sampling of [...]
Alveda King, niece of civil-rights titan Martin Luther King Jr., spoke at Glenn Beck’s Restoring Honor rally in DC today, and yet no word on her racism from the media. We all know that Beck is racist, since he uses words like “honor,” “freedom,” and “America” (all Jim Crow codewords), but who knew that Ms. [...]