Friday, January 22, 2021

Lesson from Iraq for Syria

In a recent Wall Street Journal column, Fouad Ajami laments America’s abdication of Syria as the country slides ever deeper into the morass of...

Harper pledges fight against Jew haters

Prime Minister Stephen Harper

Outrage merits condemnation, not apology

In apologizing for the inadvertent burning of the Qur’an by American soldiers, U.S. President Barack Obama has put on display yet again how abjectly...

Lying despots make a mockery of UN

Every year around this time the world witnesses a parade of heads of state arriving in New York. This marks the opening of the annual...

Israel a story of faith, memory and survival

The notion of an exceptional nation suggests the role of providence (divinity or God) in the securing of its destiny. American “exceptionalism”...

Pakistan a breeding ground for Islamism

The portrait of the naturalized U.S. citizen of Pakistani origin arrested for last weekend’s failed car bombing in Times Square exposes once again the...

West given rosy view of Islamism

Ten years after 9/11, it could be said there is far less clarity of understanding about Islamism and Islamist terrorism than there was in...