The Uniqueness of Western Civilization

For a complete archive of Fjordman’s writings, see the multi-index listing in the Fjordman Files.


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Uncovering the secrets of the West’s success.

Universities Abandon Western Civilization

Tait Trussell is a national award-winning writer, former vice-president of the American Enterprise Institute and former Washington correspondent for The Wall Street Journal.


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Lady Gaga replaces Plato and Aristotle on academic curricula.

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A Muslim Apostate’s Defense of the West

Bruce Bawer is a Shillman Journalism Fellow at the Freedom Center and the author of “While Europe Slept” and “Surrender.” His book "The Victims' Revolution: The Rise of Identity Studies and the Closing of the Liberal Mind" is just out from Broadside / Harper Collins.


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Ibn Warraq reminds us of the magnificence of a Western metropolis that we may take for granted.

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When Secularism Is Not Enough

William Kilpatrick is an author and lecturer.  His latest book, Christianity, Islam and Atheism:  The Struggle for the Soul of the West was recently published by Ignatius Press.


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Are we sure Islamic jihad can be resisted by reliance on Western secular values alone?

Endless War

Jamie Glazov is Frontpage Magazine's editor. He holds a Ph.D. in History with a specialty in Russian, U.S. and Canadian foreign policy. He is the author of the critically acclaimed and best-selling, United in Hate: The Left’s Romance with Tyranny and Terror. His new book is High Noon For America. He is the host of Frontpage’s television show, The Glazov Gang, and he can be reached at jamieglazov11@gmail.com. Visit his site at JamieGlazov.com.


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Ralph Peters reflects on how we can effectively combat an enemy that we’re afraid to name.

Anti-Semitic Symbiosis


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The Nazis’ dream ended in a Berlin bunker in 1945, but the Muslim Brotherhood dream never died.

Fox Turns On Wilders

Rich Trzupek is a veteran environmental consultant and senior advisor to the Heartland Institute. He is the author of the new book Regulators Gone Wild: How the EPA is Ruining American Industry (Encounter Books).


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Why is the network joining the attack against the Dutch politician?

The Professor’s Islamist Call to Battle

Cinnamon Stillwell is the West Coast Representative for Campus Watch, a project of the Middle East Forum. She can be reached at stillwell@meforum.org.


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Why University of Michigan’s Abdal Hakim Jackson wants the end of liberty in the United States.

Wilders’ Best Witness


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Why Islamist scholar Muhammad Taqi Usmani may be the key to Geert Wilders’ defense against charges of anti-Muslim discrimination.

The Crooked Judges of Amsterdam


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Dutch authorities are making sure Geert Wilders won’t get a fair defense.