Israel’s Critics and Hollow Lies


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Dismantling the propaganda one lie at a time.

Are We Really Supporting the Troops?


Sebastian Junger, author of War, was on The Daily Show last night discussing his stay with soldiers in Afghanistan near the border with Pakistan. Jon Stewart and he relayed how our troops truly embody the best of America—no, the best of mankind—in the worst of situations. The stories of brotherhood, integrity, humanity and professionalism that [...]

How Hamas Tortures Gaza


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Is it really a mystery who brings human suffering to the Palestinians?

No, Rape Victims Are Not “Survivors”


David Forsmarck and Jenn Q. Public have both objected to my dismissal of the term “survivor” when dealing with victims of rape. My original statement, which I stand by, reads thus:
“Survivor” is a term we typically employ to those who have endured the horrors of genocide, war, or famine, and managed to come out alive. [...]

Yes, Alex, “Survivor” Applies to Rape Victims


Ted Bundy in court.
With the enthusiasm of the young, Alex Knepper takes a good debate point WAY too far when discussing the reaction to his college newspaper column about “date rape.”
There is a legitimate point to be made that equating a consensual sexual encounter that goes a minute longer than one side decided is should [...]

Remembering the Cold Warriors


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Will the unsung heroes who guarded against the communist threat ever get their due?

Indicting the Anointed


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Thomas Sowell shows that people known as “intellects” might just not be that very smart.

The Who’s Pete Townshend: Not the Left’s Fool


Being a college student in the early ’70s, The Who was right up there on our “must see” concert list. I have often thought of them in the last few years, as their famous lyrics “won’t get fooled again” continued to pop up in my mind (usually on a daily basis.) For me, that one [...]