Here are the Blogs in the Geoffrey Clarfield category.
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Friday, 19 June 2015
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Live Science: In ancient Egypt, so many people worshiped Anubis, the jackal-headed god of death, that the catacombs next to his sacred temple once held nearly 8 million mummified puppies and grown dogs, a new study finds. The catacomb ceiling also contains the fossil of an ancient sea monster, ...Read More...
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Posted on 06/19/2015 6:06 PM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Sunday, 14 June 2015
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Matthew Walther writes in the Washington Free Beacon: Do you have a favorite thought leader? I do: Fareed Zakaria—CNN host, Time editor-at-large, “the most influential foreign policy adviser of his generation,” and the author of at least one “relentlessly intelligent book.” Zakaria has an essay ...Read More...
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Posted on 06/14/2015 11:22 AM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Saturday, 13 June 2015
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From UN Watch: The report of the UN's controversial Schabas-Davis commission of inquiry on Gaza is to be released imminently, and will be debated on Monday, June 29th, before the Human Rights Council.  UN Watch has obtained a copy of a key submission made to the probe: the preliminary findings ...Read More...
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Posted on 06/13/2015 5:15 AM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Thursday, 11 June 2015
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Salim Mansur writes at the Gatestone Institute: Tomorrow, Friday, the virtual death sentence by 1000 lashes, delivered "very harshly" according to the flogging order, fifty at a time, might continue for Raif Badawi, a 31-year-old Saudi blogger and father of three, for allegedly "insulting Islam." The ...Read More...
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Posted on 06/11/2015 1:54 PM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Monday, 8 June 2015
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written with Salim Mansur and first published in the National Post: Arab nationalism is dead. It lasted for 100 years and it has suddenly disappeared. In the former states of now war-torn Libya, Syria and Iraq, speaking Arabic now means nothing. However, being a member of a family, lineage or clan ...Read More...
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Posted on 06/08/2015 2:03 PM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Monday, 8 June 2015
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Jerrold Sobel writes in the American Thinker: This past Wednesday, despite the Jerusalem Embassy Act of 1995 and the will of the current Congress, President Obama joined the ranks of previous feckless administrations refusing to move the American Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. In all fairness ...Read More...
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Posted on 06/08/2015 12:39 PM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Saturday, 6 June 2015
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Posted on 06/06/2015 2:02 PM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Wednesday, 3 June 2015
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Palestinian Authority leader makes statement likely to overjoy Israeli nationalists during meeting with Jordanian soccer head in Amman. Arutz Sheva: Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas has described Jordanian and Palestinian Arabs as "one people living in two states," during a meeting with ...Read More...
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Posted on 06/03/2015 1:58 PM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Wednesday, 3 June 2015
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Daniel Greenfield writes: Who could have predicted that electing a Dinkins aide whose only calling card was viral videos made by his obnoxious son and junkie daughter running on a 70s platform of class warfare, racial tensions and empowering criminals would backfire? As his first month as police ...Read More...
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Posted on 06/03/2015 7:59 AM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Tuesday, 2 June 2015
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Opening Statement By Dr. Salim Mansur University of Western Ontario London, Ontario May 28, 2015 ________________   Topic: Division 2 of Part 3 of Bill C-59 (Passport Revocation) Mr. Chairman and Members of the Standing Committee: I want to begin with thanking you for inviting ...Read More...
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Posted on 06/02/2015 10:48 AM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Saturday, 30 May 2015
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And let's not forget they fund Hamas too. Forbes: With FIFA in the eye of the storm, it’s been easy to overlook the role of Qatar in arousing the latest round of suspicion regarding the World Cup and corruption in global soccer. Over the past several years, the government of Qatar has been involved ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/30/2015 10:38 AM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Wednesday, 27 May 2015
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An interview with John Alembillah Azumah, the author of "The Legacy of Arab-Islam in Africa". ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/27/2015 6:23 PM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Wednesday, 27 May 2015
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The Palestinian Authority (PA) has taken around £130million in foreign aid from the Department for International Development over the past five years. The public cash is being used to help it fund its estimated £84million annual wage bill for convicted terrorists locked up in Israel, according to ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/27/2015 2:13 PM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Tuesday, 26 May 2015
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Ruth Wisse writes in Mosaic: “I never dreamed that it could come to this!” In February, a Jewish college student was hospitalized after being punched in the face at a pro-Palestinian demonstration on a campus in upstate New York. His family has insisted on maintaining the boy’s privacy, but other ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/26/2015 12:31 PM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Monday, 25 May 2015
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BBC: A Turkish woman who has been taking part in a talent show on national TV has been shot in the head while rehearsing at home, Turkish media say. Mutlu Kaya, 19, was in a critical condition after being shot in Diyarbakir province early on Monday. Diyarbakir is a conservative region in south-east ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/25/2015 5:24 PM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Monday, 25 May 2015
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Tuvia Tenebom writes in the Forward: I was born into an extreme anti-Zionist, ultra-Orthodox Jewish community in Israel known as the “Hazon-Ishnikes,” among people who are certain that they are the people closest to God and that they are his only representatives on earth. Simply put, I was born into ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/25/2015 12:21 PM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Tuesday, 19 May 2015
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Another major earthquake has hit Nepal. Scores of people have died and a U.S. helicopter has gone missing. As Nepal is a country of remote, isolated mountain villages, the death toll will probably rise. No doubt many people have been injured and lost their homes. It comes two weeks after a massive earthquake, ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/19/2015 12:18 PM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Sunday, 17 May 2015
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Michael Buckley writes in the Ecologist. A spate of hydroelectric dam building in Nepal means that future earthquakes could send inland tsunamis flooding down the steep mountain valleys, writes Michael Buckley. Disaster was averted in last month's quake - a badly damaged dam was not yet filled. But ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/17/2015 1:00 PM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Thursday, 14 May 2015
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Cynthia Blank writes in INN: A number of Jewish organizations banded together on Monday for a rally outside of UJA-Federation in protest of the UJA's promotion of organizations with ties to the Boycott Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement.  Some 200 protestors carrying signs against the BDS ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/14/2015 9:17 AM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Wednesday, 13 May 2015
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Ari Soffer wites in Israel National News: From crude, sexist comments to outright death threats, the hysterical reaction to the appointment of Jewish Home MK Ayelet Shaked as Justice Minister has been shocking even by the low standards of the far-left. Now, the incitement has reached such levels ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/13/2015 11:54 AM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Monday, 11 May 2015
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Amelia Katzen writes in JNS.org: Alan Dershowitz is fond of pointing out that, were a Martian to land in the middle of the United Nations, he would think that Israel was the worst place on the earth, which is otherwise perfect. In the recently published “Catch the Jew!” Tuvia Tenenbom is a German ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/11/2015 12:05 PM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Monday, 11 May 2015
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Seymour Hersh tells a very different story from the official version. ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/11/2015 11:40 AM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Sunday, 10 May 2015
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Peter Wood writes in The Weekly Standard: Attraction. Pleasure. Attachment. Reproduction. Fulfillment. What is the meaning of sex? The answer lies somewhere in the way we integrate the biological imperatives with the emotional and experiential realities. I’m not going to improve on that answer in ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/10/2015 11:13 AM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Thursday, 7 May 2015
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The following testimonials reveal the ongoing anti-Semitism that exists today on Ontario university campuses.   I was in a philosophy program, but had to switch out as so many professors were against me. The majority of my papers spoke to my pro-Israel views, and they kept failing me on my assignments. ...Read More...
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Posted on 05/07/2015 9:46 AM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Thursday, 30 April 2015
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Ari Soffer writes: Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Yemen… These may not be countries you would expect to feature in a pro-Israel campaign. Even in Egypt and Jordan, which have treaties with Israel, you’re not likely to find much pro-Israel sentiment among the general public – at least not in public However, ...Read More...
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Posted on 04/30/2015 12:49 PM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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