A Non-Violent Jihadi is Still a Jihadi

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How Hizb ut-Tahrir spreads extremism around the world.

Andrew C. McCarthy: Holder on Holder – National Review Online

Attorney General Eric Holder has responded to criticism of the Obama administration’s handling of the Christmas bomber, Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, with an “all’s well that ends well” letter to Senate minority leader Mitch McConnell. Holder’s missive vigorously defends what he says was his decision to treat Abdulmutallab as a criminal defendant, to impose peacetime law-enforcement […]

Bin Laden Goes Green

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What does the world’s most notorious terrorist have in common with Al Gore?

Bob Tyrrell: Liberal Unfairness vs. James O’Keefe – The American Spectator

WASHINGTON — Irving Kristol, the recently deceased godfather of neoconservatism, once said to me, “Fairness is not a Liberal value.” I thought about his asseveration while observing the Liberals' colossal indignation over conservative activist James O'Keefe's entry under false pretenses into the district offices of Senator Mary Landrieu D-La.. O'Keefe is the merry prankster who […]

Defending the Indefensible

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Treating the Christmas bomber like a common criminal was a national security blunder.

Intelligence Officials Warn Attempted Al Qaeda Attack Months Away – FOXNews.com

WASHINGTON — Al Qaeda can be expected to attempt an attack on the United States in the next three to six months, senior U.S. intelligence officials told Congress Tuesday. The terrorist organization is deploying operatives to the United States to carry out new attacks from inside the country, including “clean” recruits with a negligible trail […]

Roger Kimball: Howard Zinn Professor of Contempt – National Review Online

With Howard Zinn, contemporary American academia found its court historian. Zinn, who died January 27 at 87, was like a gigantic echo chamber, accurately reproducing — and actively reinforcing — every left-wing cliché with which the academy has abetted its sense of election these past several decades. “You see how smart he is,” saith the […]

Unholy Alliance: Zinn, Chomsky, Bin Laden

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The ties that bind two leftist ideologues and an arch terrorist.

Sharia’s Dominion

Sharia in Swat

Two books argue that repression, cruelty, and fear are central to Islam.