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Book Review: How the British Helped the Birth of Israel’s Intelligence Service – Matti Friedman interviewed by Calev Ben-Dor (Fathom via Daily Alert)

By   /  March 1, 2019  /  books, History, International, Israel, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

Mar. 1, 2019 How the British Helped the Birth of Israel’s Intelligence Service – Matti Friedman interviewed by Calev Ben-Dor Spies of No Country, by Matti Friedman, tells the little known story of the origins of Israeli intelligence by following four young Jewish men from the Arab world who form the beginnings of Israel’s spy network through […]

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Review of ‘Spies of No Country’ By Matti Friedman (Commentary via Israpundit)

By   /  February 26, 2019  /  books, History, International, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

Feb. 26, 2019 Isaac Shoshan was born in Aleppo in the early 1920s. The son of a janitor, he grew up poor, living in a small space with several other families, eating mostly flatbreads cooked with the help of cow dung. His mother died when he was a child, and he did not know his […]

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The European Court of Human Rights Does Not Deserve Its Name by Saied Shoaaib (Gatestone Inst.)

By   /  January 30, 2019  /  books, dhimmitude, Human Rights, International, Islam  /  No Comments

Jan. 30, 2019 It is a shame that voices such as Bahiri’s are being drowned out in the West, not only by fundamentalist Islamists but by liberal apologists — and courts. Evidently they are more fearful of being called “Islamophobic” than they are of protecting the victims of radical Islamism. The recent ECHR ruling against […]

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EX-MUSLIM (Anni Cyrus) CALLS GLAZOV’S “JIHADIST PSYCHOPATH” A “MASTERPIECE” (Israpundit)

By   /  January 11, 2019  /  books, International, Islamic fundamentalism, Terrorism  /  No Comments

Jan. 11, 2019 Click here for description of book & video testimonial from Anni Cyrus

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The Left Lends Cover to Anti-Semitism, by Ben Shapiro (National Review)

By   /  December 19, 2018  /  anti-Semitism, books, International, Pop Culture  /  No Comments

Dec. 18, 2018 Ignoring anti-Semitic actions or comments depending on the perpetrator’s ethnicity or background allows hatred of Jews to spread. This week, The New York Times Review of Books printed an interview with Alice Walker, Pulitzer Prize–winning author of The Color Purple. The interviewer asked Walker to list the books on her nightstand. Most were unobjectionable. One […]

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The Jews of the North Africa under Muslim Rule by Ruthie Blum (Gatestone Inst.)

By   /  November 14, 2018  /  anti-Semitism, books, dhimmitude, History, Human Rights, International, Islam, Islamic fundamentalism, Lies & Deceptions  /  No Comments

Book Review: Exile in the Maghreb Nov. 14, 2018 David Littman, before his untimely death from leukemia in 2012, had intended this book on the Maghreb to be the first in a series that would cover the social condition of the Jews in Tunisia, Libya, Egypt, Syria, Palestine, Iraq, Yemen, Iran and Turkey — an […]

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MUST READ: THE CUSTOMER IS ALWAYS RIGHT — THE FUTURE IS POPULIST by Stephen J. Harper (National Post)

By   /  October 6, 2018  /  books, International, other  /  No Comments

THE CUSTOMER IS ALWAYS RIGHT — THE FUTURE IS POPULIST by Stephen J. Harper, Oct. 6, 2018 In his new book, Right Here, Right Now: Politics and Leadership in the Age of Disruption, former prime minister Stephen Harper argues that we ignore the issues driving populism at our peril. If you are interested in politics, […]

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A salute to Joan Peters, by Nadav Shragai (JNS)

By   /  September 4, 2018  /  books, History, Lies & Deceptions, Mid. East news, U.N. & NGOs  /  No Comments

Sept. 3, 2018 Joan Peters is sorely missed right now. Four years after her death and 34 years after the publication of her bestselling book “From Time Immemorial,” the U.S. administration is recognizing her claims about so-called Palestinian refugeeism. Click here for full article

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Brave voice warned us of Islamic extremism, by Jeff Robbins (Boston Herald via Israpundit)

By   /  September 2, 2018  /  books, friends/enemies, International, Islamic fundamentalism, Terrorism  /  No Comments

Sept. 1, 2018 Steve Emerson might have had himself a lucrative career in law, or business, or investment banking, like so many of his fellow Ivy League graduates. He might have lived a comfortable life, con­structed around convention and financial security. He didn’t go in that direction. He left Brown University in the late 1970s […]

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Honoring a Courageous and Prescient Voice in the War on Terrorism, by Jeff Robbins (Boston Herald via Algemeiner)

By   /  August 23, 2018  /  books, friends/enemies, International, Islamic fundamentalism, Mid. East news, Terrorism  /  No Comments

Aug. 22, 2018 Steve Emerson might have had a lucrative career in law, or business, or investment banking, like so many of his fellow Ivy League graduates. He might have lived a comfortable life, con­structed around convention and financial security. He didn’t go in that direction. He left Brown University in the late 1970s and […]

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