First, the obvious: why is it that self-professed Christians completely ignore the horrific Islamic persecution of fellow Christians in the Middle East, while grandstanding against the Jewish state for trying to defend itself against the same ideology that persecutes Christians?
(The Presbyterian Church's condemnation of Israel will not hurt the Jewish state but it is the last nail on the coffin of this denomination.)
Read more … The Death of the Presbyterian Church
As Iraq's Christians continue fleeing the city of Mosul and other regions following a "convert or die" ultimatum by Islamic militants ISIS, persecution watchdog group Open Doors said that the "unprecedented" forced exodus has left Christianity in the Middle East near extinction.
Read more … Christian Exodus
Michelle Malkin has an excellent column on how lefting billionaires are supporting Obama: He and the left's other dark money managers preach transparency and openness, while plotting behind closed doors to secure power at every level of government.
Read more … The Dark Money of the Left
And is killed by ISIS.
“Dr. Al-Asali was assassinated because he objected to what these militants [have] done of looting and burning the properties and possessions of Christian people in Mosul.”
Read more … In Mosel, a Muslim Speaks Out for Christians
The mere presence of a gay pro-Israel couple at the rally “set off a hailstorm” of venom from Hamas supporters that would no doubt be national news by now if the epithets had been hurled by, say, Tea Partiers. (But, as Glenn Reynolds notes, of course, the Tea Partiers don’t do that sort of thing, except in the fevered fantasies of people who side with the Hamas protesters.
Read more … Police Protect Jewish Students...in Boston
The Department of Veterans Affairs' new regional health-care boss in the Southwest, now responsible for instituting reforms, suspended an employee in California last month after he reported that patients in Palo Alto were being endangered. (Is there any part of this government that isn't corrupt?)
Read more … Out Govt In Action
WaPo Chris Cillizza tries to tell us it's not Obama's fault that he's such a lousy president. (Yes, it is. This is an old view. Whenever things get tough, liberals claim a city or a nation is tough to govern. But all you need is a good, honest, competent leader, which Obama isn't.)
Read more … American is tough to Govern.
The IRS reports even more computer crashes, of - believe it or not - people who were corresponding with Lois Lerner. What are the chances of that?
Read more … Just Another Coincidence
He was the absolute best at what he did.
Read more … A Tribute to James Garner
In a region where Christians predate Muslims by centuries, over one million Christians have been killed or have had to flee because of jihadi persecution, while America is basically standing by and watching.
(But the story does't fit the MSM narrative. The World, and the media, is not going to worry if Christians get killed.)
Read more … The Holocaust in the Middle East
Progressives just have a real problem with all thos Asian-Ameiccans
To modern “progressive” elites, though, the story is intolerable, starting with the hard work. These liberal elites seem particularly troubled by the Asian-American work ethic and the difficult questions that it raises about the role of culture in group success.
Read more … Doesn't Fit The Leftist View
Newt Gingrich: It is as though the more dangerous the world becomes the more Obama hides in a fantasy world of avoiding the responsibilities of the presidency. He uses the office to surround himself with court jesters who distract him in an enlightened and noble way from the growing failures of his policies and the rapidly expanding threats to the civilized world.
Read more … Our Distracted President