Ali Mazrui, Antisemite

by Daniel Pipes May 24, 2010 Cross-posted from National Review Online Ali al-Amin Mazrui (b. 1933) is the most celebrated intellectual of African origins in the United States. His 1,500-word official resume is a bit daunting, but here follow some highlights: Ali Mazrui   At Binghamton University, which is part of the State University of […]

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Democrats Want to Regulate Bloggers & Shut Us Up

Posted by Erick Erickson “Democrats want to bring bloggers—all bloggers—not just conservative ones—under the control of federal campaign finance regulations.” Just when you thought the Democrats had gone after every possible sub-group in America, either through punitive taxes, confusing regulatory burdens, stifling federal takeovers, or just rhetorical attacks, it appears that the Democrats had left […]

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Obama Authorizes $205M for Israel’s Iron Dome

  The Obama administration authorized $205 million to allow Israel to complete its Iron Dome short-range missile defense system. “As the president has repeatedly said, our commitment to Israel’s security is unshakable and our defense relationship is stronger than ever,” a statement from the White House said. “The United States and our ally Israel share […]

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Obama State Dept. Tells Communist China: AZ Immigration Law Is Indication of ‘Troubling Trend’ of ‘Discrimination’ in U.S.

Tuesday, May 18, 2010 By Susan Jones, Senior Editor (CNSNews.com) – In a “candid and constructive” human rights dialogue with officials from the People’s Republic of China last week, Obama administration officials brought up Arizona’s new immigration-enforcement law, telling the Chinese Communists it was an example of a “troubling trend” in the United States and […]

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L.A. Mayor: Illegal Immigration Adds to ‘Economic Might’ of Deficit-Ridden California

By Christopher Neefus Washington (CNSNews.com) – Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa told CNSNews.com Thursday that illegal immigration has not contributed to his city’s budget problems, but, on the contrary, that illegal immigration adds to the “economic might” of California. “In California, I think there’s a real sense that these immigrants provide a great deal to the economic might of […]

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Affirmative Action in Beauty Contests?

by Daniel Pipes May 16, 2010 updated May 17, 2010 News that Rima Fakih, 24, of Dearborn, Michigan, won the Miss USA beauty pageant today prompts me to recall some prior instances of Muslim women winning beauty contests in Western countries. Rima Fakih .     Juliette Boubaaya, 19, was Mlle Picardie in 2009. Julliette Boubaaya.   […]

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