Here are the Blogs in the Richard Butrick
Friday, 27 February 2015
Given the Zinn-Chomsky version of the Good Old USA promulgated throughout academe, who wouldn’t be ashamed to be an American. The Good Old USA is the cause of it all. The “all” being everything from the destruction and exploitation of native cultures and resources by greedy US corporations to the CIA ...Read More...
Posted on 02/27/2015 3:04 PM by Richard Butrick
Sunday, 8 February 2015
Muslims in France claim that, just because a few so-called Muslims committed heinous acts of terrorism, that they are unjustly and irrationally being treated as if they were all terrorists or potential terrorists who hate the West. Not all, of course, but this quote exemplifies the contingent to which ...Read More...
Posted on 02/08/2015 11:39 AM by Richard Butrick
Thursday, 29 January 2015
By a Hindu, Iraq combat vet. congresswoman from Hawaii!
“Just a couple of days ago, Secretary Kerry said in a speech that ISIS and al-Qaeda are engaging in, quote, ‘criminal conduct rooted in alienation, poverty, thrill seeking and other factors.’ Now if we really look at what he’s saying and if ...Read More...
Posted on 01/29/2015 8:03 AM by Richard Butrick
Saturday, 24 January 2015
Posted on 01/24/2015 1:03 PM by Richard Butrick
Friday, 23 January 2015
An op-ed by Quanta Ahmed, author of In the Land of Invisible Women: A Female Doctor's Journey in the Saudi Kingdom and 2014 Ford Foundation public voices fellow with the OpEd Project, advances the heartening thesis that Islam needs to be divorced from Islamism. It also pulls no punches in condemning ...Read More...
Posted on 01/23/2015 3:09 PM by Richard Butrick
Saturday, 10 January 2015
So sayeth Dr. Fareed Zakaria commenting on “the twelve people murdered in Paris this week.” His conclusion is that that they were misguided souls and that Islamic regimes and organizations are going against their own religion in proscribing blasphemy and imposing harsh penalties.
But in ...Read More...
Posted on 01/10/2015 9:09 AM by Richard Butrick
Wednesday, 24 December 2014
The medical community is alarmed by the recent outbreaks of the AAD Syndrome. Recent virulent outbreaks have occurred in Australia, England and France.
France has been especially plagued by AAD outbreaks spread by an as yet unidentified virus. Just recently (12/23) a man shouting “Allahu Akbar” started ...Read More...
Posted on 12/24/2014 10:08 AM by Richard Butrick
Thursday, 2 October 2014
Dinesh D’OSousa’s problem is that his mind-set is not up to date. He believes in such antiquarian notions as freedom of speech and worst of all he admires the US founding fathers. The man is obviously sick and in need of “therapeutic counseling.” This according Judge Richard M. Berman of Federal District ...Read More...
Posted on 10/02/2014 3:19 PM by Richard Butrick
Saturday, 13 September 2014
The Grand Mufti of the Department of Social Justice (aka, DOJ) has issued a fatwa prohibiting states from using zoning laws to deny building permits for Islamic “culture centers” - Mosques with “youth centers.”
… as a grand jury investigates another Minneapolis mosque for radicalizing recruits for ...Read More...
Posted on 09/13/2014 8:29 AM by Richard Butrick
Friday, 5 September 2014
ISIL is 200 Proof Islam. Unadulterated, pure, unsanitized Islam. Violent passages in the Koran are taken at face value. No contextual adumbration. When the Koran says Quran (8:12) - "I will cast terror into the hearts of those who disbelieve. Therefore strike off their heads and strike off every fingertip ...Read More...
Posted on 09/05/2014 8:23 AM by Richard Butrick
Tuesday, 19 August 2014
Mark Ambinder, who is editor-at-large at The Week and a contributing editor at GQ and The Atlantic, posted an opinion piece in April which has been picked up by numerous webmags including Politico, The World Muslim Congress and Islamicity. It is entitled, “The Insanity of Blaming Islam.” It is a strangely ...Read More...
Posted on 08/19/2014 12:08 PM by Richard Butrick
Friday, 20 June 2014
Top cable news commentator, Bill O’Reilly, has taken a lot of flack for claiming the senior Bergdahl looked like a Muslim. The Daily Show’s Jon Stewart got in the act with the clever quip that he didn‘t want “to complicate your hatred of facial hair there, friend, but my guess is if you gave Bob Bergdahl ...Read More...
Posted on 06/20/2014 5:19 AM by Richard Butrick
Monday, 17 February 2014
In 2011 UCLA dropped its requirement that English majors take "one course in Chaucer, two in Shakespeare, and one in Milton." Instead it will require that they take a total of three courses in the following four areas:
(1) Gender, Race, Ethnicity, Disability, and Sexuality Studies;
(2) ...Read More...
Posted on 02/17/2014 12:00 AM by Richard Butrick
Friday, 12 July 2013
David Solway, Canadian poet and astute political analyst, has written an essay covering both sides of the argument and convincingly come down of the unreformable side.
This has huge foreign policy implications. Cleave to the reformist position and a Chamberlainesque policy of accommodation and appeasement ...Read More...
Posted on 07/12/2013 12:00 AM by Richard Butrick
Saturday, 27 April 2013
Even O’Reilly thinks that the Saudis are a “friendly” Muslim nation. In his recent interview with Bob Beckel, who wants to cut off student visas for Muslim nations for two years, O’Reilly insisted that there are US friendly Muslim nations and counted the Saudis as a prime example ...Read More...
Posted on 04/27/2013 3:52 PM by Richard Butrick
Friday, 15 February 2013
Andrew Bostom has recently published a deferential yet hard hitting article which challenges the eminent and revered Mideast scholar, Bernard Lewis, regarding the strange head fake Lewis and many Mideast scholars give on the virulent anti-Semitism and virulence against Christians and infidels ...Read More...
Posted on 02/15/2013 7:34 AM by Richard Butrick