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The Oil Cringe of the West: The Collected Essays and Reviews of J.B. Kelly Vol. 2
edited by S.B. Kelly
The Impact of Islam
by Emmet Scott
Sir Walter Scott's Crusades and Other Fantasies
by Ibn Warraq
Fighting the Retreat from Arabia and the Gulf: The Collected Essays and Reviews of J.B. Kelly. Vol. 1
edited by S.B. Kelly
The Literary Culture of France
by J. E. G. Dixon
Hamlet Made Simple and Other Essays
by David P. Gontar
Farewell Fear
by Theodore Dalrymple
The Eagle and The Bible: Lessons in Liberty from Holy Writ
by Kenneth Hanson
The West Speaks
interviews by Jerry Gordon
Mohammed and Charlemagne Revisited: The History of a Controversy
Emmet Scott
Why the West is Best: A Muslim Apostate's Defense of Liberal Democracy
Ibn Warraq
Anything Goes
by Theodore Dalrymple
Karimi Hotel
De Nidra Poller
The Left is Seldom Right
by Norman Berdichevsky
Allah is Dead: Why Islam is Not a Religion
by Rebecca Bynum
Virgins? What Virgins?: And Other Essays
by Ibn Warraq
An Introduction to Danish Culture
by Norman Berdichevsky
The New Vichy Syndrome:
by Theodore Dalrymple
Jihad and Genocide
by Richard L. Rubenstein
Spanish Vignettes: An Offbeat Look Into Spain's Culture, Society & History
by Norman Berdichevsky

Here are the Blogs in the Norman Berdichevsky category.
Friday, 11 April 2014
I left a five minute message yesterday on the office telephone of President Lawrence of Brandeis University explaining why his decision to rescind the proposal to award Aayan Hirsi Ali an honorary degree was “A small step for Brandeis but a giant step for dhimmitude” (a dhimmi is a non-Muslim ...Read More...
Posted on 04/11/2014 12:40 PM by Norman Berdichevsky
Saturday, 8 March 2014
Rabbi Rosen’s “Who’s Afraid of Putin” (Iconoclast. March 7) and Professor Stephen Cohen “Distorting  Russia” (Iconoclast March 9) are both valuable contributions to forging a more restrained, nuanced and intelligent view of the Crimean crisis. The American ...Read More...
Posted on 03/08/2014 3:03 PM by Norman Berdichevsky
Wednesday, 10 July 2013
On July 2, in a journalistic scoop, Israeli reporter Guy Zohar from the newspaper Ma’ariv interviewed Egyptian woman journalist and political activist Heba Abu Seif. She gave Israeli television viewers a direct on the spot report from Tahrir Square of the impending deposition of Morsi by the army ...Read More...
Posted on 07/10/2013 8:03 AM by Norman Berdichevsky
Saturday, 20 April 2013
Once again, Americans only twelve years beyond 09/11/01 ask the same meaningless questions posed over and over by  the media and a large part of our government apparatus that proclaims Islam as a peaceful religion, a symptom of our continued American blind innocence and outright denial. Instead ...Read More...
Posted on 04/20/2013 5:27 PM by Norman Berdichevsky
Tuesday, 16 April 2013
Israel has become one of the most vibrant and optimistic countries in the world where Jewish life (however that is defined from across the spectrum of politics and religion) blossoms as it has nowhere else, in spite of rough edges and unresolved problems. It succeeded due to the devotion, enthusiasm ...Read More...
Posted on 04/16/2013 6:13 AM by Norman Berdichevsky
Saturday, 9 February 2013
The large mass circulation Danish daily newspapers, notably Politiken,  after congratulating Lars Hedegaard on his narrow escape went on to criticize him as a rabid extremist never pausing for a moment  to discuss why a lower court could find him guilty while Denmark’s supreme court ...Read More...
Posted on 02/09/2013 12:27 PM by Norman Berdichevsky
Wednesday, 6 February 2013
My good friend and comrade Lars Hedegaard of the Danish Free Press Society foiled an assassination attempt on his life by at least one assailant dressed as a Danish postman delivering a parcel at 11 AM yesterday morning in Copenhagen. The would be assassin drew a pistol as soon as Lars opened the door ...Read More...
Posted on 02/06/2013 3:29 PM by Norman Berdichevsky
Saturday, 10 November 2012
For more than a year and a half before the election, I tried to contact Republican Party officials throughout the state of Florida and across the country to make use of my book The Left is Seldom Right in public events, designed primarily to attract young college students and independents or conservative ...Read More...
Posted on 11/10/2012 12:51 PM by Norman Berdichevsky
Sunday, 14 October 2012
A great deal of debate followed the Vice Presidential debate regarding the laughter and body language of Joe Biden. On his post-debate talk show,  T.V. Journalist Sean Hannity continually referred to Biden’s laughter and smiles as unintentional and uncontrollable much like that  of someone ...Read More...
Posted on 10/14/2012 9:19 AM by Norman Berdichevsky
Sunday, 16 September 2012
For those who would like a scorecard from 1948 to the present of violent Arab/Islamic heinous acts of barbarism for which the entire world (including innocent Muslims) are still waiting for an apology...If we went back another 60 years to 1890, the toll would include at least another three million Greek, ...Read More...
Posted on 09/16/2012 5:09 AM by Norman Berdichevsky
Friday, 24 August 2012
Below is a letter to olympic gold medalist Aly Raisman, the American and Jewish gymnast who performed to the tune of Hava Nagila in London, from an officer in the Israel Defense Forces. The letter was posted by the author on Aly’s Facebook page and on the website of the Algemeiner. Dear Aly, I ...Read More...
Posted on 08/24/2012 2:54 PM by Norman Berdichevsky
Wednesday, 15 August 2012
From 1932 to today’s games of 2012, Jewish athletes in the Olympics became involved in controversies through the machinations of racist and ultra-nationalist ideologues to subvert athletics to politics and make it clear that they were unwelcome. The predominance of Jewish athletes in international ...Read More...
Posted on 08/15/2012 7:08 AM by Norman Berdichevsky
Monday, 30 April 2012
Charles Harrison-My Sunny Tennessee Puritan Records...
Posted on 04/30/2012 8:00 AM by Norman Berdichevsky
Wednesday, 11 April 2012
I am interviewed by Jamie Glazov at Frontpage this morning: Frontpage Interview’s guest today is Norman Berdichevsky, a contributing editor for New English Review and the author of more than 200 articles and book reviews that have appeared in a variety of American, British, Danish, ...Read More...
Posted on 04/11/2012 6:58 AM by Norman Berdichevsky
Saturday, 7 April 2012
by Pilar Rahola (translated and abridged by Dr. Norman Berdichevsky from the Buenos Aires blog El What would happen in our cities if what has been happening in Syria actually occurred in Israel? I mean instead of an Arab dictator massacring an Arab population as usual in a situation outside ...Read More...
Posted on 04/07/2012 10:31 AM by Norman Berdichevsky
Saturday, 4 February 2012
Exhibit that Proves the Exception to the Rule I attended the excellent presentation at the Holocaust Museum on Jan. 29 and was impressed by the photos and film portraying the courageous acts of heroism among Muslims in occupied Albania during World War II. No other Muslim community displayed such a ...Read More...
Posted on 02/04/2012 2:08 PM by Norman Berdichevsky
Friday, 27 January 2012
I am writing this with egg on my face after rushing into print for which I have criticized others. My posting on the NER Iconoclast of half an hour ago referred to the Constitution instead of the Declaration of Independence and after double checking after the fact – all the sites on the internet ...Read More...
Posted on 01/27/2012 3:37 PM by Norman Berdichevsky
Friday, 27 January 2012
I have been listening to most of the Republican debates for the past many months and I cringed every time that ALL of the candidates mispronounced the most quoted paragraph in the Constitution which reads that we are ….’endowed by our Creator with certain INALIENABLE RIGHTS’ (not ...Read More...
Posted on 01/27/2012 2:27 PM by Norman Berdichevsky
Wednesday, 25 January 2012
In an article posted on the jihadi website Shumoukh Al-Islam, titled "Syria and the Emerging Hope," senior mujahid 'Abdallah Khaled Al-'Adm, aka Abu 'Ubayda, wrote that the situation in Syria heralds the imminent victory of Islam. He stated that Syria is dar al-harb – i.e., ...Read More...
Posted on 01/25/2012 6:32 AM by Norman Berdichevsky
Monday, 23 January 2012
The situation in Iraq after the US withdrawal was not the subject of an August 23, 2011 article appearing in the daily Turkish newspaper “Hurriyet,” journalist Burak Bekdil raises a point now applicable to Iraq’s situation. Bekdil starts with two statements made by Turkish Prime Minister ...Read More...
Posted on 01/23/2012 5:07 PM by Norman Berdichevsky
Saturday, 14 January 2012
Edward Cline’s review of The Left is Seldom Right takes me to task for failing to meet his standards and propounds his own views on the correct use of Left-Right terminology. I should be grateful that Mr. Cline does correctly assess the intent of my book when he writes that it “challenges ...Read More...
Posted on 01/14/2012 6:21 AM by Norman Berdichevsky
Monday, 9 January 2012
Francis Albert Sinatra (1915-1998) may have been one of America's most famous Italian Catholics, but he kept the Jewish people and the State of Israel close to his heart, manifesting life-long commitments to fighting antisemitism and to activism on behalf of Israel.   Sinatra stepped ...Read More...
Posted on 01/09/2012 5:54 AM by Norman Berdichevsky
Friday, 9 December 2011
All of our present Republican candidates including John Huntsman who was ambassador to China are at a loss to deal effectively with the challenges and manipulations of the Chinese economy and the impact of globalization to our considerable detriment, even Donald Trump. The problem will not be solved ...Read More...
Posted on 12/09/2011 5:17 AM by Norman Berdichevsky
Wednesday, 23 November 2011
Al-Aqsa TV (Hamas/Gaza) - November 3, 2011 ...
Posted on 11/23/2011 6:17 AM by Norman Berdichevsky
Saturday, 10 September 2011
I had hoped to watch the US Open Tennis championship today (9/10 Saturday) featuring Robert Federer and Novak Djokovic to take my mind off “current events.” It didn’t last long as the commentators reminded the audience of a heightened terror alert and rumors of planned car bomb attacks ...Read More...
Posted on 09/10/2011 3:36 PM by Norman Berdichevsky
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