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Saturday, 26 January 2008
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In this interview for BBC's Newsnight Review (an arts magazine programme), Amis, who has in the past appeared arrogant and opinionated, comes over as thoughtful, almost humble. He does not claim to have much in the way of answers, but shows a - sadly rare - understanding that Islam is different from ...Read More...
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Posted on 01/26/2008 8:47 AM by Mary Jackson
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Saturday, 26 January 2008
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The Independent (with thanks to Alan): One man's battle to force the BBC to disclose an internal report on its coverage of the Middle East has been dealt a further blow. Three Court of Appeal judges rejected a challenge by Steven Sugar, a commercial solicitor from Putney, south-west London, ...Read More...
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Posted on 01/26/2008 8:33 AM by Rebecca Bynum
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Saturday, 26 January 2008
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Islam is dull. Really dull. In March 2007 I briefly explained why - briefly, because to go on any longer would have been too tedious. I would rather not write or think about Islam at all, and I imagine this may be true of other New English Review contributors. I write about Islam because it is ...Read More...
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Posted on 01/26/2008 7:35 AM by Mary Jackson
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Saturday, 26 January 2008
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This is Janet Albrechtsen in The Australian last week on the subject of Multiculturalism and how she does not want to see Australia go the same road (in her opinion) as Canada. We have many Canadian readers here and I will be interested to hear how much Miss Albrechtsen’s perception of Canada ...Read More...
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Posted on 01/26/2008 2:16 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Friday, 25 January 2008
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King Philip's War ...Read More...
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Posted on 01/25/2008 9:35 PM by Hugh Fitzgerald
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Friday, 25 January 2008
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Posted on 01/25/2008 9:29 PM by Hugh Fitzgerald
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Friday, 25 January 2008
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Philipp Frank stating Mach's Principle: "When the subway jerks, it's the fixed stars that throw you down." ...Read More...
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Posted on 01/25/2008 9:17 PM by Hugh Fitzgerald
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Friday, 25 January 2008
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Posted on 01/25/2008 9:14 PM by Hugh Fitzgerald
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Friday, 25 January 2008
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Posted on 01/25/2008 9:10 PM by Hugh Fitzgerald
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Friday, 25 January 2008
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"And now the voyage ended, and the vessel Was worn from travel, and they came stepping downTo their own shores, and Tereus dragged her with himTo the deep woods, to some ramshackle buildingDark in that darkness, and he shut her in there,Pale, trembling, fearing everything, and asking"Where ...Read More...
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Posted on 01/25/2008 8:53 PM by Hugh Fitzgerald
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Friday, 25 January 2008
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Posted on 01/25/2008 8:41 PM by Hugh Fitzgerald
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Friday, 25 January 2008
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IN the merry month of May, In a morn by break of day, Forth I walk'd by the wood-side When as May was in his pride: There I spied all alone Phillida and Coridon. Much ado there was, God wot! He would love and she would not. She said, Never man was true; He said, None was false to you. He said, He had ...Read More...
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Posted on 01/25/2008 8:37 PM by Hugh Fitzgerald
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Friday, 25 January 2008
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Posted on 01/25/2008 8:30 PM by Hugh Fitzgerald
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Friday, 25 January 2008
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Posted on 01/25/2008 5:29 PM by Hugh Fitzgerald
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Friday, 25 January 2008
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Posted on 01/25/2008 5:24 PM by Hugh Fitzgerald
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Friday, 25 January 2008
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Gordon England's right hand man at the Pentagon (who was instrumental in getting Stephen Coughlin fired) has an impressive life story. Trouble is, the Pentagon can't substantiate any of it according to Claudia Rossett at National Review. ...Read More...
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Posted on 01/25/2008 3:46 PM by Rebecca Bynum
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Friday, 25 January 2008
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Posted on 01/25/2008 12:03 PM by Hugh Fitzgerald
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Friday, 25 January 2008
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On the 17th of January a mom-and-pop quiz was put up. It went like this:   “Two places, one a country, and one a city, have recently been in the news. And the two are linked by a curious fact of literary history.   What fact is that?   No, that's too much to ask. So I will ...Read More...
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Posted on 01/25/2008 11:12 AM by Hugh Fitzgerald
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Friday, 25 January 2008
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Here is another part of the Lasky article on Robert Malley that deserves attention: “Normally, one should be reluctant in exploring a person's family background -- after all, who would want to be held responsible for the sins of one's father? However, when close relatives share a strong current ...Read More...
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Posted on 01/25/2008 10:49 AM by Hugh Fitzgerald
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Friday, 25 January 2008
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KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — An ethnic Chinese man received a Muslim burial after a court ruled against the wishes of most of his family members, who maintained Friday he never converted to Islam. --from this news article One hopes this representative act receives widespread coverage among ...Read More...
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Posted on 01/25/2008 10:13 AM by Hugh Fitzgerald
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Friday, 25 January 2008
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ROTTERDAM, 25/01/08 - Labour (PvdA) politician Bouchra Ismaili is refusing to resign. She is ignoring requests from her party to step down because she lied about signing a petition of the radical Muslim organisation Hizb Ut Tahrir. Ismaili, a Muslim immigrant of Moroccan origin, is a PvdA member of ...Read More...
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Posted on 01/25/2008 10:09 AM by Hugh Fitzgerald
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Friday, 25 January 2008
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"an opening ceremony for a mosque that was expected to be attended by Afghan and international military officials.." -- from this news article, and likely to be overlooked American aid is paying for those mosques being built in Afghanistan. American taxpayers, therefore, are paying ...Read More...
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Posted on 01/25/2008 10:00 AM by Hugh Fitzgerald
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Friday, 25 January 2008
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London dentist Sohail Qureshi told the police he was just off to celebrate the Muslim festival of Eid with his family in Pakistan… But instead of dental floss and fluoride, Qureshi, 30, tried to board a plane at Heathrow Airport with $18,000 in cash, a night vision scope, two metal batons, terror ...Read More...
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Posted on 01/25/2008 9:50 AM by Hugh Fitzgerald
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Friday, 25 January 2008
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Ed Lasky has a long piece that deserves to be read in its entirety at The American Thinker: Barack Obama's real thinking about Israel and the Middle East continues to be an enigma. The words he chose  in an address to AIPAC create a different impression than the composition of ...Read More...
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Posted on 01/25/2008 9:33 AM by Rebecca Bynum
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