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Tuesday, 31 March 2015
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by Jerry Gordon with Bill Bennett of Morning America and Dr. Michael Welner (April 2015)   In the March New English Review (NER) we wrote about the failure of the Countering Violent Extremism Summit of President Obama. On Wednesday, February 18, 2014 at a White House Summit, President Obama ...Read More...
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Posted on 03/31/2015 6:23 AM by NER
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Tuesday, 31 March 2015
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by Ron Capshaw (April 2015) Throughout his life, George Orwell was labeled a fascist by the Communist Left. Reviewing 1984, Harry Politt, head of the British Communist Party, characterized Winston Smith as a Nazi, based on his willingness when asked by O'Brian, who was masquerading as a rebel against ...Read More...
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Posted on 03/31/2015 6:21 AM by NER
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Tuesday, 31 March 2015
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by Richard Butrick (April 2015) It is a term of real rhetorical power. To be accused of essentialism is to be variously, an adherent of an outmoded and dangerous metaphysics, to be anti-scientific, anti-Darwinian, anti-women, racist, nationalist, anti-LGBT, and very probably some kind of political ...Read More...
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Posted on 03/31/2015 6:16 AM by NER
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Tuesday, 31 March 2015
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blog preview image by Jerry Gordon and Ilana Freedman (April 2015) When the polls closed in Israel on March 17, 2015 for election of a new government, Israel’s Parliament, the Obama White House was poised for a result far different from the stunning victory of Prime Minister Netanyahu. His Likud Party list won a ...Read More...
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Posted on 03/31/2015 6:11 AM by NER
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Tuesday, 31 March 2015
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by G. Murphy Donovan (April 2015)   Policy is a worldview, a kind of wishful thinking. Intelligence is the real world, a wilderness of untidy facts that may or may not influence policy. The policymaker thinks he knows the answer. The intelligence officer and national security analyst have the ...Read More...
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Posted on 03/31/2015 6:07 AM by NER
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Tuesday, 31 March 2015
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by Joseph S. Spoerl (April 2015) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has come in for what the New York Times calls an “unusually forceful and public condemnation” by President Barack Obama for his pre-election statement on March 16 “that there would be no Palestinian state on his watch.” ...Read More...
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Posted on 03/31/2015 6:01 AM by NER
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Tuesday, 31 March 2015
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by Theodore Dalrymple (April 2015) Robert Graves (1895 – 1985) was one of the few men who was able to read his own obituary, albeit sixty-nine years before he actually died. He was badly injured in the First World War and left for dead; the Times published an obituary on this mistaken belief.  ...Read More...
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Posted on 03/31/2015 5:52 AM by NER
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Tuesday, 31 March 2015
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by David P. Gontar (April 2015)??   I. Falstaff Dismembered In The Life of King Henry the Fifth there is no appearance by Falstaff. After all, he’s been irrevocably barred from the royal presence. Yet he is expressly remembered. (II, i, 112-122; II, iii, 5-41; IV, vii, 38-49) Why? He’s not ...Read More...
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Posted on 03/31/2015 5:19 AM by NER
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Tuesday, 31 March 2015
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by Theodore Dalrymple (April 2015) The past is another country where they do things differently: but how long past does the past have to be for the country to be utterly foreign? Sometimes it seems that the time that it takes is shorter and shorter, that a few years is more than sufficient. Who ...Read More...
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Posted on 03/31/2015 5:16 AM by NER
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Tuesday, 31 March 2015
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by Ibn Warraq (March 2015)  “…some covet to have libraries in their houses, as ladies desire to have cupboards of plate in their chambers, only for show; as if they were only to furnish their rooms, and not their minds”. --Sir William Waller,1 Meditation V in Divine Meditations upon Several Occasions: ...Read More...
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Posted on 03/31/2015 5:12 AM by NER
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Tuesday, 31 March 2015
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by Conrad Black (April 2015) Having spent a very enjoyable two hours in conversation with Dr. John Lennox, professor of mathematics at Oxford University and one of the most rational and persuasive advocates of a Christian theistic view of the world, it has come back to me what a shabby level of ...Read More...
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Posted on 03/31/2015 5:08 AM by NER
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Tuesday, 31 March 2015
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by Theodore Dalrymple (April 2015) Chekhov says somewhere that a writer should be able to write a story about an ashtray. Although I have not tried the experiment, I think he is right and in fact it would not be all that difficult to do so. If ashtrays could speak, what tales they could tell! Many ...Read More...
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Posted on 03/31/2015 5:04 AM by NER
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Sunday, 1 March 2015
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Keith Simmonds currently residing in France has won our crossword competition for February. He will recieve a copy of JB Kelly's new collection, Islam Through the Looking Glass. Congratulations Keith! Keep playing everyone! ...Read More...
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Posted on 03/01/2015 10:44 AM by NER
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Saturday, 28 February 2015
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An Essay on the Film, “Footnote” by Israeli filmmaker, Joseph Cedar by Geoffrey Clarfield (March 2015) “Footnote,” by film director Joseph Cedar is an Israeli film released in 2011. It is customary to write reviews of a film shortly thereafter and so I apologize to readers for this late review. ...Read More...
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Posted on 02/28/2015 8:58 AM by NER
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Saturday, 28 February 2015
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by Dilip Mohapatra (March 2015) Monsoon descends and the clouds split open the gutters running parallel on both sides of the narrow village gully  more>>> ...Read More...
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Posted on 02/28/2015 6:19 AM by NER
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Saturday, 28 February 2015
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Translated from the German and edited by Thomas Ország-Land (March 2015)   1 MY BROTHER THE DREAMER   Trundling across this withering landscape, I see from my stagecoach a roadside cross and, attached to it, a fading figure. My saviour brother, they got your number.  more>>...Read More...
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Posted on 02/28/2015 6:16 AM by NER
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Saturday, 28 February 2015
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by Gopikrishnan Kottoor (March 2015) I want to load my boat/ with those waiting, thirsty ones/Who are left behind: And carry them by the opal pool/ of iridescent joy-- Whispers from Eternity Paramahansa Yogananda As the old song goes, people are the same wherever you go. In America, in ...Read More...
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Posted on 02/28/2015 6:13 AM by NER
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Saturday, 28 February 2015
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by Sam Bluefarb (March 2015) “Paris is forever…” –Ernest Hemingway In this late fall of my life, Juanita and I--she, some twenty-plus years younger than me--flew to Paris. What were the odds of an octogenarian—even a young octogenarian--surviving a one-way, much less a round-trip? Or would I ...Read More...
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Posted on 02/28/2015 6:10 AM by NER
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Saturday, 28 February 2015
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by David P. Gontar (March 2015) I was straining at the oars of a wayward dinghy on Gandipet Lake. Meena, the exquisite queen of teens, was primping at the prow, delicately applying pink rouge as she gazed at her reflection in her ever-present compact mirror. Loftily from time to time she turned ...Read More...
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Posted on 02/28/2015 6:06 AM by NER
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Saturday, 28 February 2015
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by Richard Kostelanetz (March 2015) In memory of the great American writer Benjamin de Casseres (1873-1945), who authored Mencken and Shaw (1930) Long interested in rewriting classic American literary works, beginning with Herman Melville’s “Bartleby” and continuing with Walt Whitman’s “Song ...Read More...
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Posted on 02/28/2015 6:02 AM by NER
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Saturday, 28 February 2015
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by Moshe Dann (March 2015) As much as the Jewish people have been defined by faith, they have been shaped by their response to tragedies. No other group of people has been subjected to such continuous and prolonged persecution and, simultaneously, has contributed so much to civilization. The dynamic ...Read More...
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Posted on 02/28/2015 5:59 AM by NER
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Saturday, 28 February 2015
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How the new secularists and skeptics do Monsanto's dirty work  by Lorna Salzman (March 2015) Skepticism is in short supply these days even, paradoxically, as paranoia and conspiracy theories spread. The eclipse of the trust in science and modern medicine is in full swing. Irrationality, paranormal ...Read More...
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Posted on 02/28/2015 5:54 AM by NER
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Saturday, 28 February 2015
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by Norman Berdichevsky (March 2015) Anyone viewing The Wind and the Lion on Netflix might think that it was produced today by Hamas, Hizbollah, or CAIR – the Council of American Islamic Relations, so effusive is its romantic glorification of violent Islam complete with beheadings of helpless captives ...Read More...
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Posted on 02/28/2015 5:49 AM by NER
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Saturday, 28 February 2015
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by Stanislav Solomovich (March 2015) The idea that truth is a relative concept, that what is true for one person at one time in one place may not necessarily be true for another person living in completely different circumstances, is often met with bewilderment and hostility. As a student of the ...Read More...
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Posted on 02/28/2015 5:46 AM by NER
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Saturday, 28 February 2015
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by Anónimo Argentino (March 2015) The recent shocking revelation that the late chief Argentinian prosecutor Alberto Nisman, investigating the terrorist bombing of the Buenos Aires Jewish Community Center in July 1994 (85 killed) was found dead just days before he was slated to make accusations ...Read More...
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Posted on 02/28/2015 5:41 AM by NER
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