Why Are European Governments So Terrified of ‘Fake News’?

When Swedish authorities representing a Swedish left-wing government and media announce a project to prevent "fake news" from "decisively influencing" the 2018 elections, this ought to set off loud alarm bells among Swedes. Who determines what


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Palestinians: The Hamas-ISIS War, Corrupt Leaders

The Hamas-ISIS war comes at a time when the Gaza Strip is experiencing a severe humanitarian crisis, including shortages of fuel and medicine, that has forced a number of hospitals and medical centers to suspend their services. The suffering of the


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Rod Rosenstein Should Not Be Fired, but Should He Be Recused?

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein should not be fired. He is a distinguished public servant with a bipartisan reputation for fairness. But there is a real question whether he should be recused from participating in any investigation by the special


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France: Migrant Crisis Spirals Out of Control

French Interior Minister Gérard Collomb described the level of violence in Calais as "unprecedented." He attributed the fighting to an escalating turf war between Afghan and Kurdish gangs seeking to gain control over human trafficking between Calais and


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The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation: Serving Canada or Serving Islamists?

In practice, the CBC only respects sensibilities when it comes to Islamists such as ISIS or to those who attacked Charlie Hebdo. When it comes to attacking Christians and Jews, the CBC exercises no such restraint. The CBC also quotes organizations such


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Europe: Judeo-Christian Symbols Vanish, Islam Rises

The British housing market is now dealing with a new special entry: former Christian churches. A former Methodist church in Surrey was recently put on sale for the first time in its 154-year history. And a few days later, a church in London and went on


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Palestinians: Arbitrary Arrests, Administrative Detentions and World Silence

While Israel uses "administrative detention" as a tool to thwart terrorism, the Palestinian Authority (PA) leadership holds people without trial as a means to silence them and prevent them from voicing any form of criticism against Mahmoud Abbas and


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The ‘Goodness’ of Migrants: When Feelings Trump Facts

No one asked what in the hearts of the migrants of Calais is so very "good", and what "goodness" is so lacking in the hearts of the British people that it needs topping-up from the camps of Calais. It is worth reflecting on just two recent terrorist


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The “Fake News” Crusade to “Protect” You from Free Speech

Even if judgements against some of these websites might be overturned in courts, doing so is clearly an enormous financial burden, as the would-be censors doubtless know. But what a handy way not to have one's policies questioned -- especially, one


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Trump’s SOTU Hit the Right Foreign Policy Notes – Now Comes the Hard Part

President Trump's first State of the Union address was not heavy on national security issues. It did, however, make one critical point: In reviewing the international achievements of his first year in office, Trump was abundantly clear that the Obama era


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