The Iconoclast

Tuesday, 18 April 2017
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Here is story about a black Muslim man walking around Fresno, calmly shooting random people who happened to be in the wrong place at the wrong time. When confronted by police, he calmly surrendered and yelled, Allahu Akbar! But let's not jump to conclusions. Oh and surprise! The local imam says he's ...Read More...
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Posted on 04/18/2017 5:26 PM by Rebecca Bynum
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Tuesday, 18 April 2017
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Sandro Magister writes in L'Espresso: In ten days, on Friday, April 28, Pope Francis will land in an Egypt still shaken by the massacres of Palm Sunday, carried out by Muslims in two Christian churches packed with faithful. But the mantra of the Vatican authorities, starting with the pope, ...Read More...
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Posted on 04/18/2017 10:37 AM by Richard L. Rubenstein
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Tuesday, 18 April 2017
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Students are supposed to learn how to write without learning how to write. How "Alex Southwell" (who can indeed, write) was kicked off the hiring committee. I was appointed by the dean of General Studies to serve as the chair for a writing hiring committee, a committee charged with hiring one full-time ...Read More...
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Posted on 04/18/2017 5:48 AM by Rebecca Bynum
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Tuesday, 18 April 2017
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From the Far left leaning Independent Young British Muslims think Isis fighters returning from Syria should be reintegrated into society and rehabilitated rather than being sent to prison, a study suggests. The national study found young British Muslims across the UK believe returnee fighters ...Read More...
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Posted on 04/18/2017 3:47 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Monday, 17 April 2017
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Translated from the Hungarian & Edited by Thomas Ország-Land The burden of guilt assumed by the French state and society by participating in the WW2 Holocaust of Jews has emerged as an issue of international concern in the presidential elections there set for April 23/May 7. The prescient ...Read More...
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Posted on 04/17/2017 1:27 PM by Thomas Ország-Land
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Monday, 17 April 2017
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by Michael Curtis Perhaps the most moving poem with imagery evoking the horror of the first World War is Dulce et Decorum est written in October 1917 by Wilfred Owen, the British writer who died a year later, aged 25. His condemnation of the use of gas against people haunts us today. It is ...Read More...
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Posted on 04/17/2017 1:14 PM by Michael Curtis
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Sunday, 16 April 2017
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by Jerry Gordon Turkish President Erdogan and wife Ermine at  AKP Rally after  National Referendum vote, April 16, 2017 The news from Turkey is disquieting. The Guardian reported;” Erdogan clinches victory in Turkish constitutional referendum:” Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, has ...Read More...
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Posted on 04/16/2017 7:15 PM by Jerry Gordon
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Sunday, 16 April 2017
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by Jerry Gordon President Trump’s National Security Adviser Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster Trump National Security Adviser ,  US Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster, had an interview with ABC’s Martha Raddatz on  the network’s “This Week” program on Easter Sunday, April 16, 2017.  The issue de jour was what ...Read More...
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Posted on 04/16/2017 6:43 PM by Jerry Gordon
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Sunday, 16 April 2017
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from the Sun and the Mirror A BRITISH supermarket worker turned bloodthirsty ISIS jihadist is recruiting brainwashed fanatics to carry out bomb attacks in London. Ex-Morrisons security guard Omar Hussain, 30, has urged followers to plan attacks like those that rocked the metro system in St Petersburg ...Read More...
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Posted on 04/16/2017 9:15 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Sunday, 16 April 2017
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Posted on 04/16/2017 6:25 AM by Rebecca Bynum
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Sunday, 16 April 2017
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by Conrad Black The reaction to the cruise missile attack on Syria has been highly encouraging for President Trump. First, Democrats have generally acknowledged that it was a justified action in response to the brazen atrocity of murdering civilians and particularly children with sarin gas. Second, ...Read More...
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Posted on 04/16/2017 6:04 AM by Conrad Black
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Saturday, 15 April 2017
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From the International News and the Daily Times LAHORE: The law enforcement agencies in Lahore have foiled a major terror bid planned for Easter, which is to be celebrated on Sunday (tomorrow), the army said in a statement. Security forces carried out a 'special' intelligence-based operation (IBOs) ...Read More...
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Posted on 04/15/2017 12:37 PM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Saturday, 15 April 2017
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by Hugh Fitzgerald Continued from Part I. 3. “The Story of Islam In America Is As Old As America Itself” It has been important to Muslims to enroll themselves as early as possible “as part of America’s story,” and to backdate, too, what appears to be the sympathetic recognition of their ...Read More...
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Posted on 04/15/2017 5:42 AM by Hugh Fitzgerald
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Saturday, 15 April 2017
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by Conrad Black Brian Mulroney, left, and wife Mila, centre, and Ronald Reagan and his wife Nancy, right, in Quebec in 1985. On Tuesday I was speaking on the radio by telephone with my friend Evan Solomon in Ottawa (where he has been since his shabby treatment by the moronocracy that “manages” ...Read More...
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Posted on 04/15/2017 5:15 AM by Conrad Black
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Saturday, 15 April 2017
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Jerusalem: A British exchange student was fatally stabbed Friday by a Palestinian attacker just steps from Jerusalem's Old City, where thousands of Jews and Christians gathered for religious holidays at one of the busiest times of the year, officials said. Thousands of people filled parts of the ...Read More...
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Posted on 04/15/2017 3:57 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Friday, 14 April 2017
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Sudan President Omer al-Bashir and the Kuwait’s Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Sabah, Khartoum, April 11, 2017   Sudan’s President Bashir concludes Strategic deals with Saudi and Gulf Emeriti following Arab League Summit By Jerry Gordon and Lt. Gen Abakar M. Abdallah Following the Arab League ...Read More...
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Posted on 04/14/2017 2:35 PM by Jerry Gordon and Lt. Gen. Abakar M. Abdallah
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Friday, 14 April 2017
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by Hugh Fitzgerald 1. “Islam Is Not A Monolith” You’ve just decided to attend a Meet-Your-Muslim-Neighbor gathering at a local mosque, the one that was built a few years ago to accommodate a swelling population of Believers. When the plans for the new mosque had first been announced, some ...Read More...
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Posted on 04/14/2017 5:37 AM by Hugh Fitzgerald
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Friday, 14 April 2017
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Jeff Sessions' Justice Department is on the job. From the Detroit News. Detroit — A Detroit emergency room physician was charged Wednesday with mutilating the genitalia of two 7-year-old girls in what is believed to be the first case of its kind brought under federal law. Jumana Nagarwala ...Read More...
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Posted on 04/14/2017 5:21 AM by Rebecca Bynum
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Friday, 14 April 2017
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by Michael Curtis Something compulsive, something repulsive, comedy this week. First there was the Syrian denial it had used poison gas on April 4, 2017 that killed many civilians. Then then was the mistatement, for which on April 11 he apologised profusely, by Sean Spicer U.S. presidential spokesperson, ...Read More...
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Posted on 04/14/2017 4:35 AM by Michael Curtis
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Thursday, 13 April 2017
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Nancy Hartevelt Kobrin reviews my book in Family Security Matters: Troubled Dawn of the 21st Century: A Chronicle By Nidra Poller Authorship International, 2017 374 pps. Available at amazon.com Kindle and paperback In Paris at Shir Hadash bookstore  rue des Hospitalières St. Gervais ...Read More...
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Posted on 04/13/2017 10:57 AM by Nidra Poller
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Thursday, 13 April 2017
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by Friederich Hanson Sigmund Freud’s project of psychological enlightenment seems to have failed. For his struggle to tame the 19th century plague of hysteria could well have come to nothing because it is back with a vengeance. His first major work, published in 1895 together with his teacher ...Read More...
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Posted on 04/13/2017 7:28 AM by Friederich Hanson
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Thursday, 13 April 2017
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The sole suspect in custody for the bomb attack against the Borussia Dortmund football team bus is a member of The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (Isil) but there is "no evidence" linking him to the crime, German federal prosecutors admitted. However they said that they were seeking an arrest ...Read More...
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Posted on 04/13/2017 7:24 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Thursday, 13 April 2017
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From the Huddersfield Daily Examiner A total of 29 people appeared in court today (yesterday Wednesday 12th) in connection with historic child sex offences. The defendants - 24 of which are from Huddersfield - were charged after girls as young as 11 were raped and sexually abused. The cases involving ...Read More...
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Posted on 04/13/2017 6:41 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Thursday, 13 April 2017
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by Hugh Fitzgerald In the century after Muhammad’s death, Muslim armies of the Umayyad caliphate seized the Middle East and North Africa, crossed the Straits of Gibraltar, conquered most of the Iberian peninsula, and pushed deep into central France, where their forces were finally defeated, between ...Read More...
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Posted on 04/13/2017 5:22 AM by Hugh Fitzgerald
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Thursday, 13 April 2017
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by Gary Fouse This week, White House press spokesman Sean Spicer misspoke while talking about the Syrian use of poison gas on its own people. Here is what he said (NPR): SEAN SPICER: We didn't use chemical weapons in World War II. You know, you had a - someone as despicable as Hitler, who ...Read More...
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Posted on 04/13/2017 5:03 AM by Gary Fouse
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