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Gun Law Menace To International Law

mentioning Condoleezza Rice
Monday, June 4, 2018

On the morning of 30 March this year, referring to the Great March of Return protest in Gaza and the West Bank, Israel’s Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman tweeted: “Anyone who approaches the border puts his life in jeopardy”.

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Disrupting The Africa Narrative

quoting Niall Fergusonvia The New Times
Thursday, May 31, 2018

Growing up in Kigali, I used to admire a young man who carried on his shoulders another young man with Lymphedema, a disability of swollen legs. They dwelt around downtown Kigali, begging. The entire time I’d thought the fit young man had sacrificed his life to support the one with disability to make a living, I was wrong! The real beggar, as my aunt explained to me, was the fit young man.

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Why Trump’s Plans For Regime Change In Iran Will Have The Opposite Effect

by Michael McFaul, Abbas Milanivia The Washington Post
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

After President Trump unilaterally withdrew from the Iran nuclear deal on May 8, many analysts wondered whether he was primarily motivated by the desire to undermine yet another of his predecessor’s foreign policy achievements. Among the rationales Trump gave for abandoning the deal were that "it didn’t bring calm, it didn’t bring peace, and it never will."

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Ayaan Hirsi Ali On The Jamie Weinstein Show

interview with Ayaan Hirsi Alivia National Review
Thursday, May 24, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Ayaan Hirsi Ali talks about President Trump, how her views on Islam have changed, the challenge of DAWA, and much more.

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U.S. Has Leverage In Dealings With Iran And North Korea

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review
Thursday, May 24, 2018

There has been a lot of misinformation about both getting out of the so-called Iran deal and getting into a new North Korean agreement. The two situations may be connected, but not in the way we are usually told.

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The Libertarian: Peace In The Middle East?

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The Libertarian
Thursday, May 24, 2018

Why a two-state solution makes sense for the Israelis and the Palestinians — and why it’s virtually impossible in the foreseeable future.

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Richard Epstein: Keith Ellison And The Democrats Disregard Israel

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The John Batchelor Show
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Richard Epstein discusses his Defining Ideas article "The Israel-Palestine Standoff."

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Richard Epstein: Gaza Provocations And The Futility Of The Two-State Solution

with Richard A. Epsteinvia The John Batchelor Show
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Richard Epstein discusses Israel and the futility of a two-state solution.

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Trump Top 10 (Or So)

quoting Victor Davis Hansonvia The Power Line Blog
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

I am not comfortable with the frequent effusions of “weird and outrageous things” (I'm quoting Victor Davis Hanson) that President Trump says.

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The Israel-Palestine Standoff

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas
Monday, May 21, 2018

The Israelis were right to defend themselves as a two-state solution grows ever more unlikely.

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