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All Other Alternatives

Someone (Winston Churchill? Abba Eban? Unknown?) is reputed to have said, “Americans can always be counted on to do the right thing…after they have exhausted all other possibilities.” 328 more words

Problem Solving

Jihad Joe

Title:                      Jihad Joe

Author:                J. M. Berger

Herridge, Catherine (2011). The Next Wave: On the Hunt for Al Qaeda’s American Recruits. Washington, DC: Potomac Books… 509 more words

Terrorism

The Next Wave

Title:                      The Next Wave

Author:                 Catherine Herridge

Herridge, Catherine (2011). The Next Wave: On the Hunt for Al Qaeda’s American Recruits. New York: Crown Forum… 376 more words

Terrorism

I used to be a fundamentalist

By Vahed Saif, Camp Liberty

23 years ago in Iran I was a die-hard supporter of Ayatollah Khomeini, who depicted himself as the representative of God on Earth and said, “If you die for me you will go to Heaven.” Born in a poor, religious family I had no reason not to believe him. 1,151 more words

Iran

Teaching Islam to Our Children in the Los Angeles Suburbs

If there is one word certain to make my friends and colleagues roll their eyes it is the word Dhimmitude.  The expression, which is defined by the Swiss based writer Bat Ye’or, (perhaps the world expert on the subject) as “behavior dictated by fear  pacifism  servility and  peaceful surrender to the Islamic conquerors who demand  either conversion, payment of a excessive poll tax or death for their vanquished captives.”  Around the world today the term is used to denote instances where Western civilians blithely acquiesce to  demands from their Muslim minorities out of a desire to appease their grievances.   952 more words

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