I’ve used the word neo-Ottoman to describe Turkey’s president Recep Tayyip Erdogan before, but it’s only just hit me how accurate that is.
We’re ominously close to war with a nuclear power and the media is fixated on locker room talk from more than ten years ago.
Paul Craig Roberts brings an interesting question to mind: Are Syrians more free than Americans?
This is worth taking the time to read. The Joint Chiefs of Staff were reportedly so alarmed by the Obama administration’s incredibly short-sighted position on Syria that they shared intelligence with their counterparts in Germany, Russia, and Israel, with the intention that it would get to the Syrian army.
PRESIDENT OBAMA is not responsible for ISIS. Neither is George W. Bush. Dr. Timothy Furnish, author of the new books Ten Years’ Captivation with the Mahdi’s Camps and Sects, Lies, and the Caliphate, explains why the roots of the Islamic State reach back much farther than America’s recent military adventures in Iraq. Click here for the notes and the interview.
A columnist at The Daily Beast last week made what is possibly the lamest argument to date against restricting immigration in the wake of the Paris terror attacks: The Statue of Liberty was originally a Muslim woman.