The Iconoclast

Thursday, 31 August 2017
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by Gary Fouse As I wrote in a  previous article about Sweden, I began studying Swedish while living in the Washington DC area in the 1990s. Why Swedish? It all started when I was a young US  Army soldier stationed in Germany in the late 1960s. In 1968, a buddy and I took a vacation in Copenhagen ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/31/2017 11:52 AM by Gary Fouse
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Thursday, 31 August 2017
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Iconoclasm on the Left by G. Murphy Donovan Washington, DC, 2017 Inauguration Day riots A few years after the Martin Luther King riots of 1968, I was driving through Harlem in upper Manhattan. At several traffic lights I was greeted by a corner chorus of “right on man, Chocolate City.” ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/31/2017 8:08 AM by G. Murphy Donovan
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Thursday, 31 August 2017
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by Michael Curtis On August 30, 2017 UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres visited the Gaza Strip and expressed the need for humanitarian aid to the area. He did not point out that about three quarters of the Gaza population is dependent on international aid, and that UNRWA classifies that proportion ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/31/2017 4:58 AM by Michael Curtis
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Thursday, 31 August 2017
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by Hugh Fitzgerald Robert Azzi has been touring towns in New Hampshire, offering these  “Ask A Muslim-Anything” events to benighted Infidels. If you have a chance, go to one of these shindigs, but go prepared. Even better would be to go with a small group of the like-minded (two or three others), ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/31/2017 4:53 AM by Hugh Fitzgerald
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Wednesday, 30 August 2017
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MADRID (Reuters) - Moroccan authorities have arrested a man suspected of supplying gas canisters to a jihadist cell that carried out a double attack in Catalonia earlier this month that killed 16 people, a source from the Spanish investigation said. The cell accumulated around 120 canisters of butane ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/30/2017 1:28 PM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Wednesday, 30 August 2017
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I'm more worried about the half who don't realise the danger; some will be Islamic, some like Hope not Hate will be facilitating Quislings, hopefully the rest will wake up soon. From Yahoo News More than 40 per cent of Britons say that recent terror attacks have made them more suspicious of Muslims, ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/30/2017 9:15 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Wednesday, 30 August 2017
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Ryan and McConnell need to get on board. by Conrad Black It is hard not to be a little morose when only phenomena of nature relieve the venomous atmosphere as political Washington prepares to return to the bitter tasks of government. The eclipse was a pleasant diversion, and Hurricane Harvey ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/30/2017 7:28 AM by Conrad Black
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Wednesday, 30 August 2017
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A five-year-old girl who was placed in the foster care of two Muslim households has been reunited with her family after a court ruled she could live with her grandmother. The child had been placed with a carer who allegedly wears a burka when accompanying her in public. Crisis-ridden Tower Hamlets ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/30/2017 3:07 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Tuesday, 29 August 2017
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From the Telegraph An extremist Islamic preacher helped in the recruitment of foster parents, The Telegraph can disclose, amid a growing row over a Christian child placed in the care of devout Muslims. The imam hosted a workshop for would-be foster carers just months after the High Court ruled ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/29/2017 4:36 PM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Tuesday, 29 August 2017
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From the Daily Mail Ricardo McFarlane, 30, allegedly breached an ASBO made in February 2014, which barred him from approaching members of the public 'in order to promote sharia law'. McFarlane and a group of up to 20 other men are said to have set up a stall outside Topshop in Oxford Street on ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/29/2017 2:01 PM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Tuesday, 29 August 2017
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by Nidra Poller Politics in the United States has sunk to the lower depths. It's tribal warfare. You can't talk politics: everyone's angry and full of hate. It's impossible to debate the issues with flaming partisans. In Charlottesville VA on August 12th, warring clans marched into battle. And ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/29/2017 12:34 PM by Nidra Poller
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Tuesday, 29 August 2017
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by John Hajjar Politico's Nahal Toosi Propaganda wars by radicals often target their key opponents with smear campaigns with the goal of stripping the latter from their intellectual and political legitimacy and influence. Bolsheviks, Nazis, Fascists and Islamists have had one tactic in common ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/29/2017 8:59 AM by John Hajjar
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Monday, 28 August 2017
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Regular readers will be aware of Peter McLoughlin’s previous book Easy Meat, the detailing of the many cases of rape, prostitution and abuse of English (and Sikh) girls by organised gangs of Muslim (mainly Pakistani or Bangladeshi) men, the years of cover up and the eventual prosecutions.  It is published ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/28/2017 3:20 PM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Monday, 28 August 2017
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Former NSA experts say it wasn’t a hack at all, but a leak—an inside job by someone with access to the DNC’s system. Patrick Lawrence writes in The Nation. [I am posting the entire article because I understand The Nation is under pressure to pull it.] It is now a year since the Democratic National ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/28/2017 9:09 AM by Rebecca Bynum
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Monday, 28 August 2017
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The Londonistan Borough of Tower Hamlets. From the Times and the Daily Mail   A white Christian child was taken from her family and forced to live with a niqab-wearing foster carer in a home where she was allegedly encouraged to learn Arabic. The five-year-old girl, a native English speaker, has ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/28/2017 1:53 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Sunday, 27 August 2017
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So he wasn't a lone wolf then. From the Telegraph Scotland Yard has arrested a second man after the suspected terror attack outside Buckingham Palace on Friday night. The unnamed 30-year-old was seized at a West London address on suspicion of being involved in the commission, preparation or instigation ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/27/2017 6:38 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Sunday, 27 August 2017
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I'd walk a million miles for one of your smiles... ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/27/2017 5:54 AM by Rebecca Bynum
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Sunday, 27 August 2017
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by Conrad Black Canada is suffering from a prolonged drought of imaginative government. Since Stephen Harper bucked an otherwise universal international trend and reduced HST, and durably shrunk, as he hoped, the public sector share of the Canadian economy, our federal legislators have under-achieved. ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/27/2017 5:11 AM by Conrad Black
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Sunday, 27 August 2017
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by Michael Curtis That face, that beautiful face, is now a center of amusement in Paris. For centuries that city has been the world center for style and elegance for women. It's about time that men, especially politicians, displayed an attractive public image and are ready for their close up. ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/27/2017 4:53 AM by Michael Curtis
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Saturday, 26 August 2017
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by Tom Harb Back in November, and after President Trump won the election and formed his transition team, a few opposition media, notably including al Jazeera and Politico, launched acerbic attacks against then Trump foreign policy advisor Dr. Walid Phares without reason. The attacks were most ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/26/2017 6:48 PM by Tom Harb
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Saturday, 26 August 2017
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From Sky News A man tackled by police near Buckingham Palace was armed with a 4ft sword and repeatedly shouted "Allahu Akbar" - God is greatest - during the struggle, Scotland Yard has said. The force has revealed the suspect drove a blue Toyota Prius "deliberately" at a marked patrol car before ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/26/2017 7:09 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Saturday, 26 August 2017
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by Gary Fouse Listening to some of the silly comments coming out of Wednesday's Colin Kaepernick protest in front of the NFL offices in New York made me laugh. One would have thought that the out of work quarterback was Joan of Arc, Jackie Robinson and Jesus Christ all wrapped into one. He is ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/26/2017 7:06 AM by Gary Fouse
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Saturday, 26 August 2017
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HuffPo reports the chief of staff General Kelly revoked his security clearance while he was on vacation. Mollie Hemingway writes at The Federalist: Sebastian Gorka is resigning his post as Deputy Assistant to President Trump, multiple sources familiar with the situation have told The Federalist. In ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/26/2017 4:29 AM by Rebecca Bynum
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Saturday, 26 August 2017
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From the Sun SUPERMARKET giant Aldi has been praised after a checkout worker "raised concerns" about selling alcohol at their till. The sign at the end of one of the conveyor belts in the Northampton store stated: "No alcohol is able to be served on this till. Sorry for any inconvenience."  Customers ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/26/2017 4:02 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Saturday, 26 August 2017
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Overnight the weapon which was first described as a 'sword', then was played down as a mere 'knife' is now being described as a 'large bladed weapon', so NOT something a normal person might carry for trimming knitting yarn or peeling fruit. And there is also confirmation that he has been arrested under ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/26/2017 2:10 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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