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Islam

There was much to commend in President Obama’s speech at a Baltimore mosque today. The president was characteristically eloquent in denouncing religious prejudice, praising religious...
Turkey

When Turkey’s ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) first took power in 2002, they did so against the backdrop of a banking and financial crisis....
Narratives

Everything was going as planned at President Barack Obama’s Thursday evening town hall on gun control when the unexpected occurred. A woman, a mother, a...
Turkey

On the face of it, absolutely not. After all, the Danish cartoon controversy was contrived. It took weeks for violence to erupt after the Danish...
Barack Obama

If the president’s objective at his year-end press conference was to soothe the public’s nerves as the threat of terrorism has again surged to the...
history

Last week, Attorney General Loretta Lynch caused a minor kerfuffle when she told those at a Muslim-American dinner that when free speech “edges toward violence”...
Trump

The jury is out as to whether Donald Trump’s latest outrageous statement will finally undo his bid for the Republican presidential nomination. Our John Podhoretz...
Islamophobia

In his speech to the nation last night on terrorism, the only subjects about which the president seemed to muster much passion was his support...
Radical Islam

President Barack Obama will speak to the nation this evening from the Oval Office to address the terror threat to the United States. As Peter...
Barack Obama

If you want to witness an adamantine mind at work, you could do a whole lot worse that observe the 44th president of the United...
terrorism

Liberals are agreed on one thing this week. The blame for the deadly shooting at a Colorado Springs Planned Parenthood clinic belongs to those who...
Paris attacks

The State Department has long been a haven for those who are apt to view the diplomatic process as its own end. This point of...