Radical Islamist ideology must be analyzed and challenged or the fight against terrorism wil have no end.
Jordanian-Palestinian activist Mudar Zahran says King Abdullah is seeking to save Himself by colluding with Islamists, Iran and Assad
A fatwa allows the jihadis to have sexual intercourse with women who fall captive during war.
The argument that democracy had made the Muslim world dysfunctional was always chancy.
In August 2010, Obama ordered a secret report on unrest in the Arab world.
"If revolutions are suppressed they turn into armed action, and if they are ignored they expand and spread."
Ambassador Rice touted the notion of a spontaneous mob action for several days after the event despite the evidence to the contrary. On what basis did Ms. Rice promote the false storyline?
The American foreign policy error was to assume that the political grievances of the Arab Street could be appeased with democracy.
What the Obama Administration has done is like trying to reduce crime by turning over the cities to the Mafia and letting it make the laws and also run the police and court systems.
This is all a tragedy for the poor victims in the Middle East and a farce for the well-paid, much-honored careerist opportunists and ideologues in the West.
Far from being the guardians of modesty and public morality, the Islamists are the worst offenders of sexual deviance and inappropriate public behavior.
According to former Mossad official Rafi Eitan, the Egyptian military was ready to announce that Ahmed Shafiq won elections, but the US pressured them to announce in favor of Morsi.
In Tunesia, where non-Islamists are actually the majority, the elimination of Choukri Belaid wasn't just a crime, but a political strategy.
The crisis in Port Said has exposed deep problems in Egypt's political system.
Dubai Police Chief has recently attempted to discredit the Brotherhood by alleging a nefarious allegiance to Israel and Jews.
The issue is simply this one: When you say something or do something or spend something whose side are you on?
The Palestinian youth sees what has happened in the Arab world and despite the suffering, has the feeling of "yes, we can," even if it requires blood.
U.S. influence is markedly less than we – or our enemies – think it is, or ever thought it was.
Two years after the beginning of the upheaval in the Arab world, the picture does not arouse too much optimism.
Chuck Hagel writes his own narrative, in which threats aren’t really threats and policies that actually work are just horrible.
The democratic opposition—like its counterparts in Lebanon, Syria, Turkey, and Iran—has learned that the United States will not help them.
What happens, then, if the regime doesn’t give in and the army doesn’t stop the demonstrations?
At least we can probably count on the Muslims Brotherhood to refrain from making bunny-snuff videos.
The genie will be let out according to the strategic needs of Sunni Islam.
The constitution, as important as it may be, is not a cure for the genetic illnesses of the states of the Middle East.
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