DON’T CALL THEM MIGRANTS

Some of you are aware of my editorial policy of not burning electrons and time debating over trivial things like the isms and schisms of labels — unless even the most subtle of nominal permutations can mean the difference between framing an important truth and maintaining a social or political falsehood. But calling the ramped-up […]

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YES, NSA. THERE IS A BETTER WAY.

  I just watched a fascinating interview with National Security Agency Director, General Keith Alexander, where he answers critics of the NSA’s counter-terrorism surveillance programs with a challenge at the 15:09 mark: “Can somebody come up with a better way of doing it?” Here’s my way: starve the terrorist beast. I admit that my way […]

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NETANYAHU: NOT TRUE & NEVER

    As we move closer to this Washington-hatched fantasy known as the Middle East Peace Talks between the Israelis and the Palestinians, watch this video of a Wednesday night exchange in the Israeli Knesset between Arab MK Jamal Zahalka and fellow Israeli lawmakers: Zahalka was subsequently heckled by Habayit Hayehudi lawmakers, who said, “You […]

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