Politics | Opinion

The West is proving that Islamist terrorism works

What would be the worst foreign policy message imaginable? There are many contenders, but the frontrunner has to be simply that “terrorism works”. Once this lesson has been learnt, the door will be open to years of violence against us. It’s called appeasement, and history has taught us where it leads.

Politics | Opinion

Why wasn’t October 7 prevented? Time to look to the West

Even if it is possible that they didn’t know the exact date of the attack, it’s still reasonable to ask for soul-searching in the West and among Western allies about why Oct. 7 wasn’t prevented.

Politics | Opinion

Israel has woken up to Islamist terror, while the West remains asleep

To remake an Israel that its citizens feel safe in, there is only one proper outcome

Politics | Opinion

How Britain appeased Islamic extremism

Its supine policies sowed an evil wind. Now it's reaping the whirlwind

Politics | Opinion

The West’s monster within

Liberal society contains the seeds of its own destruction.

Politics | Opinion

The Islamo-left is a menace to Jews and decency

The Western left’s failure to denounce Hamas confirms its abandonment of secularism and reason.

Politics | Opinion

Hamas Uses Western Morality as a Weapon Against Israel

Hamas wants these human shields—especially children, women, and the elderly—to remain in harm's way.

News | Fun With Islam

Targeted for Termination: Dogs and Infidels

On Aug. 25, 2023, a video appeared of Muslim girls covered from head to toe in all-black burqas and dancing to a song that praised Islam and cursed “infidels,” that is, all non-Muslims. The video — wh...

Politics | Opinion

Why Leftists Embrace Islamist Ideas about the West

Richard Landes, chair of Scholars for Peace in the Middle East (SPME) and author of Can the "Whole World" Be Wrong? Lethal Journalism, Antisemitism, and Global Jihad, was interviewed in a December 5th Middle East Forum Webinar (video) by Dexter Van

Politics | Opinion

The 'forever war' against the West

  Just under a year ago, President Biden asked this question: “What interest do we have in Afghanistan at this

Politics | Opinion

Westerns Are Us: What remnants of the Western endure will be the survival of American culture

In 1939, William S. Hart, a Shakespearean actor from New York who had been a key player in the making of Hollywood 20 years earlier, and for a time was…

Politics | Politics

Victor Davis Hanson: The Cycles of Revolutions in Our Midst

We are witnessing a number of radical military, social, and political revolutions that are changing the United States—and the world—in fundamental ways that we…


How Western dupes help propagate Palestinian lies

  A Palestinian Arab journalist with Al Jazeera, Shireen Abu Akleh, was shot dead this week in a firefight between Hamas

History | History

Jews in the Wild West

10 surprising facts about Jews in the American Frontier.