Posts Tagged ‘ Der Spiegel ’

Common Sense (Germans Revolt Against Mama Merkel)

With the exception of his misstatement regarding Saarland, which the CDU controls, this is a nearly flawless analysis of the recent German state elections. One which dovetails with my own thinking, i.e. although characterized as a reactionary, xenophobic backlash, the resistance to Angela Merkel’s radical transformation of Germany spans the ideological spectrum and is...
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Woman of the Year?

Woman of the Year?

  She has yet to capture the Nobel her acolytes undoubtedly seek, but Mama Merkel has won another award from the legacy media. This time, being named Time Magazine’s Person of the Year. One of my Twitter followers made an astute speculation yesterday that this might be part of a concerted effort to smooth...
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Coverage Of The Jihadist Assault On Charlie Hebdo

Coverage Of The Jihadist Assault On Charlie Hebdo

I prefer to die standing up than live on my knees.  France 24 is live-blogging the hunt for the terrorists responsible for the latest in a string of Islamic atrocities.  The latest from the BBC. Cell phone footage of two of the jihadists assassinating a French police officer.  h/t The Guardian.
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Drowned Hopes

Drowned Hopes

Yet another horrific shipwreck has occurred off the coast of the Mediterranean island of Lampedusa, which has become ground zero in the ongoing invasion of Europe by refugees from North Africa and the Middle East. You can view the harrowing rescue of some survivors here. The human tragedy-experienced both by the foreigners surging over the...
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Speech Enchained

Speech Enchained

Freedom as it’s been known and experienced since the Enlightenment is in a death spiral on the European continent, as we’ve explored on this website in the past. One of the most cherished freedoms-for both Europeans and Americans-is the ability to speak openly about anything and everything without fear of government suppression or reprisals.
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Too Much Of A Good Thing

Too Much Of A Good Thing

Video of Frank Gaffney’s speech can be found on Urban Infidel. One of the unofficial mottos of the United States, this phrase-which is minted on this country’s coins and emblazoned upon our paper bills-embodies the common heritage of the American nation, which was created from the union of thirteen distinct, unique former British colonies....
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Revolution/Evolution (Free Speech At The UN)

Revolution/Evolution (Free Speech At The UN)

Most New Yorkers-especially natives-are inured to the daily spectacle which makes their city something of a super-sized freak show. However, most of the time that sideshow is of the sort one normally expects to see in Coney Island, i.e. entertaining enough as a diversionary pursuit, but not so garish or mind-altering as to force...
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Illyrians

Illyrians

On the heels of yet another thwarted bombing by an Islamic terrorist mentored by Yemeni cleric-and American citizen-Anwar al Awlaki, we now discover that an Albanian Muslim living in the United States has been convicted of immigration fraud.
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