The Kurds under attack

The essence of the matter can be expressed in one sentence. The United States has found the Kurds to be effective allies in Syria fighting the jihadists; Turkey accuses the Kurds of carrying out terrorist attacks against its citizens. Continue reading

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Palestinians: The Nightmare of Christians

Without question, Samir Qumsieh is one of the most courageous Christian leaders in the Middle East. Qumsieh is one of the few willing to risk his life to speak out against Muslim persecution of Christians in the Palestinian territories and the Middle East, generally. Continue reading

Staatsversagen: Schmerzhafte Erkenntnisse

Die Bürger in Deutschland sollen Elektroautos kaufen, nicht mehr rauchen, weniger Fleisch essen, sich Zuwanderern anpassen, die richtigen Parteien wählen, Heterosexualität als soziales Konstrukt begreifen, sie sollen Angst vor Klima, Atom und Fracking haben, keinesfalls aber vor Islamisierung und Masseneinwanderung, gegen Rassismus und Sexismus sein, ausgenommen dieser richtet sich gegen alte weiße Männer. Continue reading

Ferguson Prepares for Worst

Ferguson: Gun sales surge ahead of grand jury’s decision

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Some suburban St. Louis gun dealers have been doing brisk business, particularly among first-time buyers, as fearful residents await a grand jury’s decision on whether to indict the police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown. Continue reading