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The Slow Death of Political Correctness as People Push Back Out of Frustration

April 15, 2011

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It is showing up most distinctly in Britain where the Prime Minister David Cameron has been outspoken about the torn fabric of British society due to mass migration and immigration.  Most Britons including the PM are not against immigration per se.  They are against unbridled massive influxes of foreign populations that have the look and […]

Virginia Military Academy Welcomes the Muslim Brotherhood

March 22, 2011

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  [At] Chancellorsville, after all plans had been made, all orders given, he looked out at his troops and said, “The Virginia Military Insitute will be heard from today.  “Stonewall” Jackson. Improbable as this may seem, recently the Muslim Brotherhood was active in a program at VMA (Virginia Military Institute): ___________________________________________ Muslim Brotherhood’s Weeklong Celebration […]

What Happened To That Pro Sharia Protest of Choudary’s At the White House March 3rd?

March 16, 2011

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Anjem Choudary the controversial and outspoken British Islamic cleric was to have held a pro-sharia protest in front of the White House this past March 3rd.  But he had one cautionary thought:  what if I held a pro-sharia demonstration in front of the White House and only a few Muslims came? In the 13 minute […]

SamHenry on Israel and the Current Unrest in the Middle East

February 23, 2011

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SamHenry tries to be a truth-teller. Sam was raised in an area of the US that was heavily Jewish and where the Jews and the Wasps had an unusual degree of cohesion of purpose and values, Rochester, New York. As with many of her Jewish friends, Sam does not cotton to Zionists.  But Sam takes […]

DOE Awards Arabic Language FLAP Grant to Texas School That May Send It Back

February 8, 2011

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In 2010, the Department of Education distributed more grant monies under its Foreign Language Assistance Program (FLAP) that at any other time.  One of the recipients was a Texas school district that had applied for funding of an Arabic language and culture program. The Department of Education has identified Arabic as a ‘language of the […]

Smug/Nasty Comments in the Media About Bristol Palin’s Status on DWTS

November 10, 2010

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Bristol and her partner are safe for another week of Dancing with the Stars. After each elimination show, the losing couple appears on the Jimmy Kimmel Show. The losers this week were the gracious and now not without talent former football Cardinals  quarterback, Kurt Warner.  None of the accounts of the show in which he […]

Angle Campaigns on Fear and Inaccurate Info: Two American Cities “Under” Sharia

October 10, 2010

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Maybe, perhaps and it ain’t necessarily so that two American cities are “under” Sharia (Muslim Law).  SamHenry is for the dominance of the Constitution and truth in candidate assertions and in journalism.  Taking on the comments of Nevada Senatorial Candidate Angle to a recent Tea Party gathering is complex.  Let’s see what she said: “We’re […]

Truth and Fiction in Afghanistan

October 7, 2010

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Danny Schechter wrote When News Lies (2006) about media complicity and the war in Iraq. His film WMD (Weapons of Mass Deception) covered that coverage.  He has an article at Al Jazeera (English) “When the Taliban calls, pick up” …  Is the limited coverage of the Afghan war in the US a symptom of life […]

Not Banning the Burqa in France Would Not Stop Terror Attacks

October 2, 2010

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The U.S. is expected to issue a travel alert for Europe in light of recent terror threat information, U.S. officials said Saturday. Possible backlash from the French burqa ban is considered a factor. [CNN] In the war against terror, it doesn’t take any action on the part of any of the western nation these days […]

Ahmadinejad Smells Blood. Confident, Forceful Interview on Larry King

September 23, 2010

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Fahreed Zakaria joined Larry King last night following King’s interview with Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, President of Iran.  His main reaction:  the Iranian leader was more confident than he had seen him in recent times. And why not? Ahmadinejad smells blood in the water as the Obama White House hemorrhages key staff and Obama’s polls are almost […]

The Return of the Caliphate

September 19, 2010

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A neighboring blog on WordPress, Pakistanthinktank313, was where I learned about this lecture.  It is something we ouht to hear in our continuing education about all facets of Islam – mild, militant and out of sight.  Here you will find that to subject yourself to those who do not subject themselves to Allah is to […]

Physics in the Mind of Stephen Hawking and Islam

September 16, 2010

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Stephen Hawking’s new book The Grand Design was launched recently and I watched him interviewed several times along with this co-author, Leonard Mlodinow.  The American Public was focused on the 9th anniversary of 9/11 and the burning of Qurans.  In all this uproar I thought:  I wonder what Islam thinks of modern physics and Stephen […]

Alons, The French Ban the Veil and Re-Assert Import of Fraternity, Egality

September 14, 2010

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The French are baaaaack.  The stormers of the Bastille are alive and well and leading the way with courage. The Senate has just passed a bill banning the wearing of face-coverings in public. The bill is aimed at ensuring gender equality, women’s dignity and security, as well as upholding France’s secular values — and its […]

Running Away From 9/11 Anniversary

September 12, 2010

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How many times can I tolerate looking at the planes hitting the twin towers at Ground Zero in NYC?  After this year, not one more time.  This year more than at any other time, the build up to the anniversary was marred by the press coverage of mini-madmen and their schemes such as burning the […]

Islam is Getting the Last Laugh Over Plans to Burn Qurans

September 9, 2010

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CNN’s Legal Correspondent, Jeff Toobin said just this afternoon that the media played a large role in the whole Quran burning hype because they paid attention to the Florida Preacher*.  He said this at a point in the day when the Preacher had determined to drop plans for burning the Qurans and to fly to […]