Gatestone

  • “Czech Donald Trump” Wins Landslide Victory
    The election outcome, the result of popular discontent with established parties, is the latest in a recent wave of successes for European populists, including in Austria and Germany. The populist ascendancy highlights a shifting political landscape in ... read more
    Source: GatestonePublished on Sunday, October 22, 2017
    11 hours ago
  • The Case for Assyrian Independence
    It is a solution to the refugee problem after centuries of persecution. Not only could Assyrian Christian refugees stay where they were, but as Jews did in Israel, they could come "home". In the rush to condemn the liberation of Iraq as a mistake, we ... read more
    Source: GatestonePublished on Sunday, October 22, 2017
    12 hours ago
  • The Iran Deal: The Dog’s Dinner Obama Dished Out
    "Trump violates international treaty!" "Trump tears up pact signed by world powers!" These were some of the headlines that pretended to report US President Donald Trump's move on the "Iran nuclear deal" last week. Some in the Western media even claimed ... read more
    Source: GatestonePublished on Sunday, October 22, 2017
    12 hours ago
  • Germany: Full Censorship Now Official
    Germany has made no secret of its desire to see its new law copied by the rest of the EU. When employees of social media companies are appointed as the state's private thought police and given the power to shape the form of current political and cultural ... read more
    Source: GatestonePublished on Saturday, October 21, 2017
    1 day ago
  • France: The New Collaborators
    "They are those who believe that Islam is a religion of peace, tolerance and love and do not want to hear about an Islam of war, intolerance and hatred". — Michel Onfray, Le Figaro. Le Figaro just devoted an entire issue to Muslim women in France who are ... read more
    Source: GatestonePublished on Friday, October 20, 2017
    2 days ago
  • Why are so many claiming that Iran is complying with the deal, when evidence shows they aren’t?
    The evidence is mounting that Iran is not only violating the spirit of the no-nukes deal, but that it is also violating its letter. The prologue to the deal explicitly states: "Iran reaffirms that under no circumstances will Iran ever seek, develop or ... read more
    Source: GatestonePublished on Thursday, October 19, 2017
    3 days ago
  • Germans Debate Muslim Public Holidays
    "Germany's Christian heritage is not negotiable. The introduction of Muslim holidays is out of the question for us." — Alexander Dobrindt, a senior member of the CSU party. "We have a Judeo-Christian religious character, not an Islamic one. Therefore, I ... read more
    Source: GatestonePublished on Thursday, October 19, 2017
    3 days ago
  • The New Big Palestinian Lie
    It is precisely the inflammatory speech of Abbas and his senior officials, expressed at every possible podium, which has been trying to turn the conflict into a religious one. If any side has turned the conflict into a religious one, it is the ... read more
    Source: GatestonePublished on Thursday, October 19, 2017
    4 days ago
  • Europe’s New Official History Erases Christianity, Promotes Islam
    "The patrons of the false Europe are bewitched by superstitions of inevitable progress. They believe that History is on their side, and this faith makes them haughty and disdainful, unable to acknowledge the defects in the post-national, post-cultural ... read more
    Source: GatestonePublished on Wednesday, October 18, 2017
    4 days ago
  • Win-Win: How Tax Reform Will Help Defense Spending and the Economy
    While America's adversaries have been increasing their defense budgets and the power of their armed forces, the United States has been doing the opposite. Although the Senate and House Armed Services Committees passed a bill for 2018 that would exceed ... read more
    Source: GatestonePublished on Wednesday, October 18, 2017
    5 days ago