MRCTV 23 January 2012
Surviving Islamism ... And Right/Left Politics: Churchill's Principle - Part VI: Back from the Brink
newsmax.com 20 January 2012
By Frank Gaffney
Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich was asked yesterday whether he would support a Muslim for president. His answer may have been one of the most important teaching moments of the long and difficult campaign season.
Speaker Gingrich responding by saying it depends on whether the candidate was "a modern person who happens to worship Allah.” Or "a person who belonged to any kind of belief in Shariah, any kind of effort to impose that on the rest of us.”
Gates of Vienna 20 January 2012
An anonymous Gates of Vienna reader in England sent us the following transcript of a conversation in a pub:
Something rather strange happened last night. Firstly, I was in a pub, which is in itself unusual. Secondly, I found myself in conversation with some rather earnest liberal types. The conversation turned to politics, which led eventually to a rather silly looking woman (RSLW) saying that she hated the BNP.
FrontPage Magazine 20 January 2012
By Jamie Glazov
Editors’ note: The world is at this moment witnessing a horrific phenomenon: Islamists coming to power throughout the Middle East under the guise of a supposed "Arab Spring” – while the President of the United States is facilitating the entire process. Indeed, President Obama is reaching his hand out in solidarity to Islamists and enabling their solidification of power throughout the region.
Radio Free Europe 20 January 2012
By Golnaz Esfandiari
An Iranian actress living in Paris has been praised for her courage and criticized for her indecency after posing topless for a French magazine and posting the photo on her Facebook page.
Golshifteh Farahani, who moved to France last year, says Iranian authorities have told her not to return home.
The Atlantic 20 January 2012
By Jeffrey Goldberg
The televangelizing Salafist Hazem Shuman, who in addition to calling for the extermination of the Jews also opposes music, argues that the Jews need to be utterly vanquished and destroyed in part because 90 percent of the "world's famous actors are Jews." Just because this person is a delusional sociopath doesn't mean he's not dangerous. You can watch his performance here:
Troy Media 20 January 2012
By Rafael Wugalter
Gatineau, QC, -"As long as you live under my roof, you live by my rules.” Many of us are inclined to think this statement is reasonable.
But what if the rules amount to a violent, dehumanizing captivity, in which every assertion of individuality is systematically crushed? What if death threats are involved? And what if the rules are imposed well into adulthood and affect major life choices such as marriage?