Tag Archives: ISIS

From Petty Crime to Terrorism

I grew up in France. I know the French language inside out. I follow the French media. In that country, France, people with a Muslim first name are 5% or maybe, 7% of the population. No one estimates that they … Continue reading

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Gun Control Works Just Fine in France

In semi rural Normandy, in France, a Catholic mass is interrupted by two young men who speak Arabic among themselves. They force the aged priest to kneel. They demand that some of the faithful present video the next scene. Then … Continue reading

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Figures and Academic Rot

Numerical figures can be used to demolish an assertion, to illustrate a point, to confuse issues, or to intimidate an opponent. Figures in large numbers can also used to overwhelm, to absorb an adversary’s attention to the point of incapacitating … Continue reading

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The Cowardly Murder of Two Believers in Texas

Yesterday, an alert off-duty cop killed two violent jihadists who were armed to the teeth. The locale was a contest of the Prophet Muhammad’s caricatures. The jihadists went straight to Heaven to start getting busy with those 72 virgins, or … Continue reading

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Republicans Win War on Women: Women Barred from Sex! American Men Stranded! Also: African-Americans Forbidden to Vote!

We got off easy! The strongest, broadest attempt to extent the scope and intrusiveness of government since Pres. F. D. Roosevelt was let by Barack Obama. The initially very popular reactionary (no, not a mistake) leader has proven weak, indecisive, … Continue reading

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Doubts About Danger from ISIS, the so-called “Islamic State,” (“IS”) and the Long War Ahead

I am sure that ISIS, the “Islamic State, ” (IS) needs destruction, through extermination or through any other means. That entity is one of the several clear manifestations of dire evil in my lifetime and since Nazism. If it’s allowed … Continue reading

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