The Three Evil Pillars of the Palestinian War Strategy


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The jihad to liquidate Israel has many fronts.

Israel’s Actions: Entirely Lawful


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Stopping the Gaza flotilla was entirely consistent with both international and domestic law.

Islamic scholars criticize ancient fatwa calling for jihad


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This looks great at first glance, but as with so many of these kinds of initiatives, it looks less and less good the more one examines it.
The focus seems to be entirely upon a fatwa issues by Ibn Taymiyya. Taqi al-Din Ahmad Ibn Taymiyya (1263-1328) was a jurist [...]

Is There a Moderate Islam?


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Where is the version that instructs believers not to wage war on unbelievers?

Does moderate Islam exist? A reply to John Guardiano


Over at the NewsReal blog they’ve been arguing for several days, while I was flying through the air in a tin can, giving a talk, flying elsewhere in another tin can, etc., over whether or not I am right about the non-existence of moderate Islam. And so now it is time for a Marshall McLuhan [...]

The Lies of Duke


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Arrest of Duke rape accuser Crystal Mangum exposes the Left’s race-baiting immorality play.

Arrest of Duke Rape Accuser Crystal Mangum Exposes the Left’s Insincerity & Lies


“She was black, they were white, and race and sex were in the air.”  That’s how a Washington Post columnist described the atmosphere that led to the brutal gang rape of Crystal Mangum by a group of Duke University lacrosse players in 2006.  You remember, right? That was the violent, racially motivated hate crime that [...]

Andrew C. McCarthy: Kill or Capture? – National Review Online


A few years ago, I got into an argument with an expert on military operations. I had written a white paper proposing the creation of a national-security court for terrorism cases. In the paper I criticized the trend to “judicialize” warfare, arguing that, in our system, judgments about the detention and treatment of alien enemy […]

The New Israel Fund and the Next War


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The Israeli government has an opportunity to clear the way for any future war to end not only in military victory, but in political victory for Israel as well.

Curious Defenses of the Goldstone Report


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Goldstone invokes his Jewishness, Zionism, his daughter’s residence in Israel and his connection to Hebrew University.