Breaking Ranks: Leftist Congressman Anthony Weiner Stands Up for Israel


This is tremendously encouraging:
“This was about instigating an altercation and they succeeded,” Weiner, one of Israel’s leading allies in Congress, told me. He insisted that the activists piloting the flotilla were offered other alternatives by Israel, such as docking the ship and transporting the supplies to Gaza by land.
“If you want to instigate a conflict [...]

A flotilla of weapons-grade defeatism


Notice how quickly the meme formed?
I expected our outright enemies (and our wobbly allies) to grasp hold of the “Gaza flotilla” story like a life preserver, and they didn’t disappoint. The only thing missing was Dennis the Peasant chirping, “Come and see the violence inherent in the system! Help, help! I’m being repressed!”

Alas, we also [...]

Turkish Jihadists Attack Israel


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There were no freedom seekers aboard the anti-Israel “freedom flotilla.”

Turkey Attacks Israel. Does The Ottoman Empire Want to Lead the Caliphate?


One may describe Hitler as a “vegetarian” (which he apparently was) but he was still a genocidally exterminationist Jew-hater whose relentless racism and imperial ambitions led to the death of more than 60 million people.
One may also describe the Turks on board the “freedom flotilla” (Orwell himself could not have suggested a better logo) as [...]

Remembering South Vietnam with an Ecumenical Christmas Card – by Mark D. Tooley


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Is the religious Left trying to atone for its sin of supporting communist tyranny?