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  • Palestinians’ Anti-Semitic Stereotyping of Jews
    Abbas and the Palestinian leadership are clearly trying to drag Israel into a religious conflict with all Muslims, not only Palestinians. The Temple Mount has become their favorite platform for disseminating blood libels.... If anyone is defiling the ... read more
    Source: GatestonePublished on Saturday, January 19, 2019
    23 hours ago
  • A War to Achieve Modernity
    I longed for a revival of a golden age when Muslims were mighty and triumphant, ruling large parts of the world, fighting victoriously in the name of God. I gloried in this past. Reviving medievalism, these fantasies were a way to escape modern life. I ... read more
    Source: GatestonePublished on Friday, January 18, 2019
    2 days ago
  • Strasbourg: Capital of the EU and “The Future of Europe”
    A quarter of the Strasbourg's public school students choose the halal menu in school cafeterias. In October, from Strasbourg, the European Court of Human Rights upheld the shameful conviction of an Austrian woman for what the court called an "abusive ... read more
    Source: GatestonePublished on Thursday, January 17, 2019
    3 days ago
  • New Delhi Must Uphold “Zero Tolerance” for Terrorism
    Engaging in "dialogue" with the separatists and the Taliban makes little sense. Neither group has demonstrated any faith in the values of modern civilization and democracy. Contrary to claims on the part of Jammu and Kashmir separatists and Pakistan -- ... read more
    Source: GatestonePublished on Thursday, January 17, 2019
    3 days ago
  • Denmark: “In One Generation, Our Country Has Changed”
    The decision to send the criminal inhabitants of the asylum center to the uninhabited island of Lindholm caused great relief in Bording -- an element the international press appears to have missed. Clearly, the right of law-abiding citizens to live in ... read more
    Source: GatestonePublished on Wednesday, January 16, 2019
    4 days ago
  • The Peaceful Takeover of Europe
    The concept of the clash of civilizations assumes that there is a conflict between religions. This view often appears to be true where Islam is concerned; the religious aspect of Islamism appears to be a powerful motivator. That desire illustrates how ... read more
    Source: GatestonePublished on Wednesday, January 16, 2019
    4 days ago
  • The UN, the “State of Palestine” and the Torture of Women
    This is the kind of story that the "State of Palestine" does not intend to raise during its chairmanship of the largest bloc of developing countries at the UN. It seems that, from the point of view of the Palestinian Authority leadership, Jbara's ordeal ... read more
    Source: GatestonePublished on Tuesday, January 15, 2019
    5 days ago
  • Erdoğan Is Wrong on Syria. Turkey Cannot Get the Job Done.
    In May 2015, the secular daily newspaper Cumhuriyet published on its front page a video and photographic evidence of arms deliveries by the Turkish intelligence services to Islamist groups in Syria. A month later, President Erdoğan himself filed a ... read more
    Source: GatestonePublished on Tuesday, January 15, 2019
    5 days ago