NOVEMBER 27, 2015
If you want newcomers to assimilate into your society, you have to give them something into which to assimilate.
The wealthy Arab-Islamic countries surrounding Syria aren’t taking refugees because of security concerns
NOVEMBER 26, 2015
On October 3, 1789, President Washington issued a proclamation that established “a day of public thanksgiving and prayer,” and called upon all people to acknowledge the providence of Almighty God.
by ABRAHAM LINCOLN
The proclamation speech that made finally made Thanksgiving a national holiday, celebrated annually on the same day throughout all the states.
by JENNIFER JAMES
"Shoot! If you can keep everything you make, of course you're going to work harder. Everybody knows that."
The origin of Thanksgiving has been blurred by popular myth, and even a hoax document. But the real story of Thanksgiving’s origin needs no myths to make it fascinating.
NOVEMBER 25, 2015
Why would you put Iran, the major state sponsor of terrorism, in a position to stabilize a region it has helped to destabilize? This is the question that many, including Democratic officials, are asking.
It is our freedom and our lives that are at stake. Civilians are targets and the population needs to prepare for this reality.
The penultimate issue facing Western governments is how deeply they can afford to get involved in African affairs and in chasing terrorists like the group responsible for the attack in Mali.
NOVEMBER 24, 2015
While the Islamist groups want to render us defenseless against jihad in America, the political left wants to make us vulnerable to government tyranny.
Over a century ago, another ship navigated into harms way when a captain refused to heed warnings he was given — opting instead to sail full speed ahead.
It is easy to become discouraged with bad news - especially during this week when we should be preparing to give thanks for the blessings of this great land we call home.
If ever there was an American Tradition that is, well as American as apple (or pumpkin) pie, it is Thanksgiving Day.
Kerry distorted the Charlie Hebdo episode as if it had involved only a reprisal over cartoons lampooning Islam.
Barack Obama has spent the last seven years making good on his promise to “fundamentally transform” our nation.
“One in Five Children Receive Food Stamps, Census Bureau Reports.”
Leadership … Americans wanted sober, serious and authoritative. What they got was prickly and tone deaf.
"Abbas is not interested either in peace or in Palestinian statehood."
Last year Obama was vowing to destroy ISIS. Now he had settled for containing them. And he couldn’t even manage that.
Time was, thoughts of Belgium led to thoughts of rich, dark chocolate, of Old Master painters and delicate, handmade lace.
NOVEMBER 23, 2015
Let’s be generous and say that President Obama is half-hearted in fighting the ongoing battle against ISIS and the wider War on Radical Islam.
Mr. Obama is desperate to admit Syrian refugees and has resorted on too many occasions to defending controversial foreign policy initiatives with claims that are at best questionable and in many cases outright false.
The homeopathic airstrikes, reluctantly ordered by Obama, have boosted ISIS’s narrative of Islamic victimhood without doing much real damage.