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The Left Crowns The Wrong Queen

featuring Ayaan Hirsi Alivia
Monday, February 19, 2018

A frightening recent report: an estimated 200 million Muslim girls and women alive today have been forced to go through female genital mutilation; also frightening: in America and Europe most of the leaders of the feminist movement have remained all but silent amidst this horror. There have been, thankfully though, a few exceptions. The most notable of them has been Ayaan Hirsi Ali who has become the leading voice in the fight against this attack upon the body, heart and spirit of so many. 

Early in his administration Hoover built a rustic retreat in Rapidan Camp, deep in the horse country of Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley. Hoover would invite politicians and foreign dignitaries to the camp for informal meetings, often conducted while on horse
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Habeas Corpus For Horses?

quoting Richard A. Epsteinvia Hamodia
Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Over the years, thanks to some creative, unusual talmidim I was privileged to teach when I was a mesivta Rebbe, I have had an assortment of pets (the animal sort). Each of several Purims, my shiur would give my wife and me, in addition to mishloach manos, a living gift.

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The Disgusting Barbarism Of Female Genital Mutilation Is Not Religious Freedom

quoting Ayaan Hirsi Alivia Daily Caller
Tuesday, February 13, 2018

In April 2017, The Times of India reported that Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin, the spiritual global leader of a Shia Muslim sect called the Dawoodi Bohras, reaffirmed the mandate of female genital mutilation (katna) in a sermon carried over a livestream and repeated in a messaging app.

Analysis and Commentary

My Twelve Rules For Life

by Russell Robertsvia Medium
Monday, February 12, 2018

This list is inspired by Jordan Peterson’s 12 Rules for Life. Some of these rules show up in passing in How Adam Smith Can Change Your Life. These are my 12 rules today.

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"Church, Synagogue, And State" - On Religion And American Government

Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Hoover Institution, Washington DC

The Hoover Institution hosted "'Church, Synagogue, and State' - On Religion and American Government" on Wednesday, February 14, 2018 from 8:30am - 9:45am EST.

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Harsher Punishments For Female Mutilation Proposed In Harrisburg

mentioning Ayaan Hirsi Alivia MetroNews
Monday, January 22, 2018

A Democratic state representative on Monday called for support for a bill to officially outlaw female circumcision in Pennsylvania and to make such acts, called "female genital mutilation," a felony.


Religious Bias Is Distorting American Foreign Policy

by Kori Schakevia Atlantic
Wednesday, December 13, 2017

The administration is imperiling the very minority communities it claims to want to protect.

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Time Flies When You're Torching Synagogues

quoting Ayaan Hirsi Alivia American Thinker
Monday, December 11, 2017

Is it Stand-Next-To-A-Jew-At-Your-Own-Risk Day again already? Gosh, where does the time go? Here's a brief synopsis of recent events: The United States Government officially recognizes Jerusalem as the capital of Israel; Muslim mobs in Sweden begin (aka resume) firebombing synagogues in Swedish cities.

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Dawa: The Invisible Counter-Enlightenment In Our Midst

featuring Ayaan Hirsi Alivia Conatus News
Saturday, December 9, 2017

Is dawa, the proselytising of Islam, a means by which Islamists profit from freedom of religion to subvert society? Aayan Hirsi Ali warns of its dangers.


Exploring The Bonds Of Judaism And Conservatism

by Peter Berkowitzvia Real Clear Politics
Friday, December 8, 2017

Last Sunday, in New York City, the Jewish Leadership Conference held its “Inaugural Conference on Jews and Conservatism.” The one-day event attracted some 400 participants from around the country and from Canada, Mexico, and Israel.


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