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Spain: Barcelona Attack Was Preventable

Tue, 2017-08-22 11:00
The measures to place bollards or planters in public areas were never implemented in Barcelona because the leaders of the Catalan independence movement did not want to be seen as taking orders from the central government in Madrid. Far more difficult to
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Recognizing the Real and Present Enemy: Radical Islam, Not Russia

Tue, 2017-08-22 10:30
In the military and strategic sense of the word, an "enemy" is an entity that truly threatens our short- and long-term survival and vital interests -- not one that simply does not share our concept of democracy and human rights. Another dangerous
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Trump Must Stop North Korea from Striking American Soil

Mon, 2017-08-21 17:00
Yet another tumultuous week in domestic affairs, starting with the Charlottesville tragedy and ending with Steve Bannon departing the Trump White House, drove the continuing threats of international terrorism and nuclear proliferation off America's front
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Palestinians: When Suicide Attacks Are Bad

Mon, 2017-08-21 11:00
The emergence of ISIS-inspired groups in the Gaza Strip has long been an open known secret. This is the inconvenient truth that Hamas has been working hard to conceal for the past few years. Obstinately holding on to an imaginary dream, some political
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Target the Nurseries of Terror Indoctrination

Mon, 2017-08-21 10:00
The gutless response of world leaders to so many terrorist attacks suggest that the world has apparently bought into the "victim narrative" of these extremists, who first set their own countries on fire and then entered Europe with the baggage of their
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When Feminists Join Islamist Terrorists

Sun, 2017-08-20 11:00
The fact is that these supposed feminists not only turn a blind eye to those atrocities, but their presence at these events actively endorses and legitimizes the rule of these dictators. When the subject turns to the specific cases of millions of
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Kissinger's Analysis of Mideast is Full of Loopholes

Sun, 2017-08-20 10:00
Whatever one might think of Henry Kissinger's view of the world, not to mention his contribution to international debate during the past six decades, one thing is certain: He has his own matrix for measuring right and wrong in policy terms. That matrix
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Muslims Tell Europe: "One Day All This Will Be Ours"

Sat, 2017-08-19 11:00
The Archbishop of Strasbourg Luc Ravel, nominated by Pope Francis in February, just declared that "Muslim believers know very well that their fertility is such today, that they call it... the Great Replacement. They tell you in a very calm, very positive
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Is a Tolerant Culture Being Replaced by an Intolerant One?

Fri, 2017-08-18 11:00
One need not go back centuries to the Muslim conquest of the Christian late classical world -- the medieval Barbary corsair raids, the Ottoman yoke in Central and Eastern Europe or the slave markets of Kaffa in Tatar Muslim Crimea -- to understand that
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The Palestinian Authority is a Genocidal Terrorist Entity and Should be Treated as Such

Thu, 2017-08-17 11:00
The PLO became the first terrorist organization to have a seat at the UN and diplomatic representation in a Western country. Daniel Pipes suggested measures to move the conflict in a constructive direction without causing major conflagration: require the
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Turkish Education: Jihad In, Evolution Out

Thu, 2017-08-17 10:30
Turkey has now become the first and only NATO member state that teaches "jihad" in its schools. Although the Turkish government claims that "jihad" means a "spiritual inner struggle for salvation," the official Turkish dictionary defines it as a "war
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Minimize Islamic Terrorism in America? Just Manipulate Statistics

Thu, 2017-08-17 10:00
While Islamist terrorists have committed fewer attacks in America since 9/11 than "far-right-wing violent extremists," they have killed more victims. — United States Government Accountability Office report, released on April 6, 2017. Titled "Countering
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Europe: Migrant Crisis Reaches Spain

Wed, 2017-08-16 11:00
"The biggest migration movements are still ahead: Africa's population will double in the next decades. A country like Egypt will grow to 100 million people, Nigeria to 400 million. In our digital age with the internet and mobile phones, everyone knows
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The Anti-Semitic Jewish Media

Wed, 2017-08-16 10:00
Almost everyone in a position to do something is a coward. Politicians continue to recite the mantra that "Muslims are today's Jews," even though in Europe today Muslims are far more often the tormentors than the tormented, and Jews lead the list of
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What's next in Afghanistan?

Tue, 2017-08-15 18:30
As President Trump wrestles with America's role in Afghanistan, he should first decide what our objectives are today compared to what we wanted immediately after Sept. 11, 2001. Initially, the United States overthrew the Taliban regime but failed to
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Palestinians: The Honeymoon with the US is Over

Tue, 2017-08-15 11:00
The Palestinians have a condition for the US to be accepted by them as a mediator in the conflict with Israel: bias in favor of the Palestinians. This is the Palestinian state of mind: If you are not with us, you are against us. The Palestinian
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The Real Lessons from Charlottesville

Tue, 2017-08-15 10:00
Although Hamas, the terrorist organization that rules the Gaza Strip, is shunned by U.S. negotiators, Fatah, the party headed by Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas, is considered a potential partner for peace with Israel. Official Fatah
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The West Betrays U.S. Heroes Who Prevented Another 9/11

Mon, 2017-08-14 11:00
"Those who work as spies know the risks from America's enemies, but they shouldn't have to worry about politicized retribution from its friends" — The Wall Street Journal. These officials should have never be prosecuted in a court; they should be
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By His Own Admission, Wilkerson Cannot Be Trusted

Mon, 2017-08-14 10:00
Lawrence Wilkerson is blaming Israel and its supporters for a problem for which he himself is culpable. Despite his self-admitted involvement in these scandals, Wilkerson has become MSNBC's go-to source for testimony about what is going on in the
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China Is Our Last Diplomatic Hope for North Korea

Sun, 2017-08-13 19:00
Former National Security Advisor Susan Rice acknowledged last week that America's policies regarding North Korea's nuclear-weapons program over the last three administrations had failed. She said, rightly, "You can call it a failure. I accept that
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