Here are the Blogs in the Geoffrey Clarfield category.
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Saturday, 4 June 2016
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Robert Minto writes in Open Letters Monthly The Philosopher: A History in Six Types By J.E.H. Smith Princeton University Press: 2016 In 2012 the philosophy professor Justin Smith was hired to teach in Paris, but he discovered quickly that he would have difficulty living in the City of Light ...Read More...
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Posted on 06/04/2016 2:36 PM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Thursday, 31 March 2016
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Anna Bikont wrties in The Tablet: We Poles had our presidential race last year. In a televised debate—the most important debate of the race—the two main candidates asked each other questions. The first round of these questions, posed by candidate Andrzej Duda, did not deal with the state of the Polish ...Read More...
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Posted on 03/31/2016 1:02 PM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Tuesday, 15 March 2016
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Malcolm Dash writes in the Jerusalem Post. When Egypt’s then-president Mohamed Morsi said in June 2013 that “all options” including military intervention were on the table if Ethiopia continued to develop dams on the Nile River, many dismissed it as posturing. But experts claim Cairo is deadly ...Read More...
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Posted on 03/15/2016 1:11 PM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Wednesday, 24 February 2016
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Ethan Dor-Shav writes in Azure: A first visit to the Israel Museum in Jerusalem can be overwhelming. The museum’s renowned Judaica collection, the sculpture garden, the Shrine of the Book, and the astonishing collection of archeological finds reaching back to the dawn of Jewish collective memory ...Read More...
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Posted on 02/24/2016 5:32 AM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Friday, 29 January 2016
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Dacid Goldman writes in the Asia Times: As a matter of arithmetic, Iran is flat broke at the prevailing price of hydrocarbons. Under the P5+1 nuclear deal, Iran will recoup somewhere between $55 and $150 billion of frozen assets, depending on whether one believes the Secretary of the US Treasury ...Read More...
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Posted on 01/29/2016 7:39 AM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Thursday, 7 January 2016
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From The Tablet: On Monday California Assemblyman Travis Allen (R-Huntington Beach) introduced a bill (AB-1552) that, if adopted, would prohibit state-run government entities from doing business with companies that engage in boycotts with a “person or entity…based on the race, color, religion, gender, ...Read More...
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Posted on 01/07/2016 5:14 AM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Wednesday, 6 January 2016
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Max Samarov & Amanda Botfeld write in The Tower: Education is important. What shapes our youth shapes the future, and so we need to craft our school curricula carefully. So it is worth carefully deconstructing the troubling new K-12 curriculum, Reframing Israel, produced by Rabbi Laurie Zimmerman. ...Read More...
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Posted on 01/06/2016 2:24 PM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Thursday, 31 December 2015
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Matthew J. Franck writes in First Things: Next autumn will mark forty years since I arrived on a college campus as a freshman. I’ve never left the academy since then. I have been student or teacher at many types of institutions: the small liberal-arts college, the “Research I” state university that ...Read More...
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Posted on 12/31/2015 4:49 AM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Tuesday, 22 December 2015
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H. Sterling Burnett writes: In a letter to members of the National Academy of Sciences (NAS), Peter Wood, president of the National Association of Scholars, raises concerns over the fact NAS’s sole candidate for the presidency of the organization is Marcia McNutt, current editor-in-chief of the journal ...Read More...
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Posted on 12/22/2015 1:08 PM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Tuesday, 22 December 2015
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Walid Shoebat writes: A video shows Canadian children singing a song which celebrates Muhammad’s arrival in Medina after he forced Christians to convert to Islam and beheaded those who refused.  Infowars  The video clip was posted on YouTube one day after Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and ...Read More...
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Posted on 12/22/2015 12:59 PM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Tuesday, 22 December 2015
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Steve Emerson and Pete Hoekstra write in National Review Online: Following an intensive 18-month governmental study, the United Kingdom issued a startling indictment of the Muslim Brotherhood (MB). It described the organization as fiercely anti-democratic, openly supportive of terrorism, dedicated ...Read More...
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Posted on 12/22/2015 12:51 PM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Sunday, 13 December 2015
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Yesterday I received a telephone call from my friend, colleague and sometime writing partner, Professor Salim Mansur, with whom I have written op-eds for the Canadian National Post. As a young man, when I looked at newspapers and magazines, I used to automatically assume that all the writers knew ...Read More...
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Posted on 12/13/2015 6:15 AM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Tuesday, 8 December 2015
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Phyllis Chesler writes in MEF: Last week, the National Women's Studies Association membership voted to boycott Israel. The resolution reads, in part: "As feminist scholars, activists, teachers, and public intellectuals .?.?. we cannot overlook injustice and violence, including sexual and gender-based ...Read More...
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Posted on 12/08/2015 6:12 PM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Thursday, 3 December 2015
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Isi Leibler writes: Sensitive to the despicable behavior by much of the world which denied haven to European Jews on the eve of the Holocaust, I react instinctively with compassion when I hear about the plight of refugees. I am personally sensitive to this issue, fortunate as an infant to have been ...Read More...
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Posted on 12/03/2015 6:02 PM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Saturday, 28 November 2015
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David L. Phillips writes in Global Research: Allegations range from military cooperation and weapons transfers to logistical support, financial assistance, and the provision of medical services. It is also alleged that Turkey turned a blind eye to ISIS attacks against Kobani. President Recep Tayyip ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/28/2015 1:08 PM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Monday, 23 November 2015
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Adam Kirsch writes in The Tablet: Captivity, the newly translated novel by the Hungarian writer György Spiró, offers a good reminder not to judge a book by its cover. When I first saw this particular cover, with its black background, stark white typography, and surreally floating sculptured bust, ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/23/2015 10:41 AM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Thursday, 12 November 2015
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In communities throughout the Palestinian Authority in the West Bank, a surprising degree of luxury exists alongside the poverty. This study includes “A Photo Album of Palestinian Luxury in the West Bank,” offering a more complete picture of living standards there. The truth is that alongside the slums ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/12/2015 3:09 PM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Tuesday, 10 November 2015
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Posted on 11/10/2015 2:41 PM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Tuesday, 10 November 2015
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Peter Wood wrties in the NAS journal: Detroit Public Schools report 93 percent of eighth grade students are not proficient in reading and 96 percent are not proficient in math.  Those are the results of the 2015 National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) tests.  NAEP tests are the gold standard ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/10/2015 1:11 PM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Friday, 6 November 2015
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The campaign to prevent Jewish topics to be discussed in colleges and universities is the first attack on the first amendment. If non Jews do not recognized this, they are blind to their constitutional responsibilities. Oren Gross writes at the Star Tribune. On Tuesday, the University of Minnesota ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/06/2015 9:49 AM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Friday, 30 October 2015
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Dexter Van Zile writes: Since the founding of the Jewish state in 1948, Evangelical Protestants in the United States have been regarded—with good reason—as Israel’s most reliable supporters. In 2008, Jody C. Baumgartner and a number of other researchers reported that Evangelicals are “more likely ...Read More...
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Posted on 10/30/2015 12:56 PM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Sunday, 18 October 2015
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Phil Greaves writes in Global Research: A report from CNN’s Jake Tapper has reintroduced “Benghazi-Gate” to the US media spotlight. The report claims that “dozens” of CIA operatives were on the ground in Benghazi on the night of the attack, and the CIA is going to great lengths to suppress details ...Read More...
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Posted on 10/18/2015 2:07 PM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Saturday, 17 October 2015
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Selwyn Duke writes in the New American: He’s a Muslim refugee living in Europe. And he has a warning: Keep the Muslim “refugees” out of Europe. He’s Dr. Mudar Zahran, a Jordanian Palestinian academic and a leader of the Jordanian Opposition Coalition who is currently living in the United Kingdom, ...Read More...
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Posted on 10/17/2015 2:59 PM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Saturday, 17 October 2015
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From the TSEC network: Zunera Ishaq, the woman at the centre of the “niqab debate” in the Canadian election campaign, works for the Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA). The ICNA has its annual conference in partnership with the Muslim American Society (MAS), an organization which has been listed ...Read More...
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Posted on 10/17/2015 12:21 PM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Wednesday, 14 October 2015
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Posted on 10/14/2015 12:29 PM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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