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The “Two-State” Diplomatic Kabuki Theater

Bruce Thornton, Trump’s grave mistakes with Abbas. Last week, between Stephen Colbert’s usual juvenile vulgarity and the House passing a bill to “repeal and reform” Obamacare, few noticed yet another performance of the long-running Middle East “two-state” Kabuki drama. Mahmoud Abbas, the president of the Palestinian Authority, and leader of the terrorist PLO and its

United Nations: Regulating ‘Hate’ Speech ‘Not an Attack on Free Speech’

Breitbart – by Penny Star The United Nations marked the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination on Tuesday by telling governments around the world that regulating “hate speech” is part of the strategy needed to “stand up for someone’s rights.” Governments around the world “have a legal obligation to stop hate speech and

UN-Democratic, UN-Just, UN-Worthy: The United Nations was a bust from the beginning.

Lloyd Billingsley, On Wednesday, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry explained that American abstention from a vote to condemn Israel was “about preserving the two-state solution.” On the other hand, as Carol Morello of the Washington Post noted, “the United Nations has a history of considering resolutions critical of Israel, even more than have been

The UN’s Shameful Purge of Historical Jewish Ties to Jerusalem

Joseph Klein, How the United Nations is helping the Palestinians’ campaign of dejudaization of Jews’ holiest sites. The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) executive board passed a resolution, entitled “Occupied Palestine,” which refers to Jerusalem’s holy sites only by their Islamic names. The resolution effectively denies the historical ties of the Jewish

The President Should Not Tie His Successor’s Hands

Cliff May,  You’re probably familiar with the old story about the inebriated guy looking for his wallet at night under a streetlight — not because that’s where he dropped it but because what would be the point of poking around in the dark? This, in essence, has been the American approach to resolving the Palestinian-Israeli

Hillary Clinton Rewarded 194 Donors With Seats on State Dept. Advisory Boards

The Washington Examiner reports that 194 of Hillary Clinton’s donors were named to advisory boards while she was Secretary of State between 2009 and 2012. These were all people who donated to “either to her family’s foundation, her political campaigns, or both, or were affiliated with groups that had,” according to the Examiner’s review of