Ike’s Gamble

When Michael Doran of the Hudson Institute told me he’s writing a book on President Dwight D. Eisenhower’s Middle East policy, I nodded politely, wondering why someone engaged in current policy issues would devote himself to a topic of mainly antiquarian interest. Well, having now read Ike’s Gamble, I know the answer: his topic is […]

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My Visit to Sweden Confirms Trump Was Right

by Raheem Kassam Breitbart February 21, 2017 Originally published under the title “What I Saw in Sweden Last Week Is Not ‘Normal’ and Trump Is Right.” When I got off the train at Malmo’s Central station last week and dragged my suitcase noisily over the cobbled pavements I thought to myself, “There’s no way this […]

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Turkey is More Oppressive than the USSR

by Daniel Pipes Feb 22, 2017 Cross-posted from National Review Online I participated yesterday in a conference about the eastern Mediterranean at the Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies (BESA) just outside Tel Aviv; and because Tel Aviv is the diplomatic center of Israel, its events attract a good number of diplomats. Yesterday was no exception, […]

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Time to Boycott Nordstrom: Dropped Ivanka after Travel Pause

Nordstrom Issued a Memo About Trump’s Immigration Pause Right Before it Dropped Ivanka It was reported last week that Nordstrom dropped Ivanka Trump’s product line from its stores, allegedly due to the brand’s poor performance. Interestingly, it’s now been revealed that the department store issued a memo regarding Donald Trump’s Muslim refugee ban immediately before removing Ivanka’s products […]

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