Browsing All posts tagged under »ISIS-ISIL-Islamic State«

A “Weak” Islamic State Couldn’t Kill This Many Of Us

March 26, 2016 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ Opinion is split. There are some who claim that the more Europeans they slaughter, the weaker the Islamic State is. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull told us [after the Paris slaughter] IS was “fundamentally weak” with “many more smartphones than guns”. Waleed Aly, television host and lecturer at Monash University’s Global Terrorism […]

If ISIS Is Weak, What Is Strong?

March 24, 2016 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ Terrorism lecturer and Australian TV presenter Waleed Aly after Islamic State terrorists killed 130 people in Paris: ISIS is weak. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull yesterday after Islamic State terrorists murdered another 34 people in Brussels: The recent attacks in Paris, Jakarta and now Brussels are evidence of the emerging trend in […]

Islamic State Claims The Brussels Killings. But Who Imported This Danger?

March 23, 2016 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ Not doing more to destroy the Islamic State is looking more catastrophic by the day: Islamic State has claimed responsibility for co-ordinated attacks in Brussels, Belgium’s capital, which have left up to 35 people dead and about 190 wounded. A pair of bombings at Brussels airport at 8am local time (6pm […]

Fear Grows As Islamic State Spreads: Terror Network Digs In Deep In Afghanistan, Libya

February 6, 2016 by


By Dr. Peter Brookes ~ As if they didn’t have enough to deal with already, the Pentagon has a new problem to panic about: the rise of Islamic State (aka ISIS) affiliates in Afghanistan and Libya. While we’ve known that ISIS has been spreading beyond the Middle East, creating allies and claiming “provinces,” there has […]

Understanding The Caliphate Curve

January 21, 2016 by


By Daniel Greenfield ~ A report by the Tony Blair Faith Foundation found that the Syrian rebels were mostly Islamic Jihadists and that even if ISIS were defeated there were 15 other groups sharing its worldview that were ready to take its place. And that’s just in Syria. The official ISIS story, the one that […]

The Tribal War With Islam

January 12, 2016 by


By Daniel Greenfield ~ All wars are wars of equals. That’s true in the sense that each side attacks the other in terms of how it defines itself as an entity. States try to destroy other states. Religions fight other religions. Ethnic groups and races engage in genocide. They do this even when the other […]

Muslim Immigration Is What ISIS Wants

December 30, 2015 by


By Daniel Greenfield ~ To understand ISIS, you have to understand the difference between terrorists and Islamic terrorists. Ordinary terrorists have two goals; to compel the enemy to meet their political demands and to rally their supporters to consolidate their class, race or national identity group behind them. Islamic terrorists are not interested in the […]

What The Hell Are We Doing?

December 19, 2015 by


By Tom McLaughlin ~ If America would ask its young men – and now women – to fight a war, the rest of us must be willing to go all-out to win it. If we’re not, it’s immoral to send them. Soldiers and citizens must understand what’s at stake and have confidence in our commander-in-chief […]

Can The Left Learn To Love ISIS?

December 13, 2015 by


By Daniel Greenfield ~ The extremist group carved out territory for its utopian state through ruthless brutality and a steady flow of international recruits who arrived believing that the new terror state represented the fulfillment of their belief system. The world was horrified as the radicals who had seized towns and cities showed off severed […]

What A Commander-In-Chief Should Do

December 11, 2015 by


By Colonel Kenneth Allard (U.S. Army, Ret) ~ There are times when I think Barack Obama understands every word we say; but then, at other times, not so much. His speech from the Oval Office on Sunday night was a classic case in point, a confused muddle from beginning to end. Rather than rallying the […]

Russian Airstrikes Hit Turkish Convoy Delivering Weapons To ISIS In Syria

December 5, 2015 by


By Jim Kouri, CPP. ~ The incident involving the shooting down of a Russian warplane by the Turkish military may have had to do with Turkey’s cooperation with the radical Islamic fighters in Syria and Russia’s decision to help the Arab dictator Bashar al-Assad fight both the Islamists and the secular rebel fighters attempting to […]

Remember When Australian Journalists Thought This Phrase, “Death Cult” Was Contemptible?

November 28, 2015 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ Praise for a phrase: It may have been François Hollande’s finest hour. In a 16-minute speech at Les Invalides today – written while jetting around the world – he achieved something that he has rarely achieved in his three years in the Elysée Palace. He spoke for the nation. “A horde […]

This Is A War?

November 26, 2015 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ A metric of Barack Obama’s disastrous weakness: Retired U.S. Air Force Lt. Gen. Tom McInerney … spent 35 years in uniform and rose to the role of assistant vice chief of staff, the number three position in the Air Force…. He said the first step is for Obama to admit the […]

Take Off The Gloves And Level ISIS HQ

November 24, 2015 by


By Deroy Murdock ~ Let’s be generous and say that President Obama is half-hearted in fighting the ongoing battle against ISIS and the wider War on Radical Islam. “We have a military strategy that is putting enormous pressure on ISIL through airstrikes,” Obama told journalists in Antalya, Turkey, on Monday. He added: “And so we […]

Obama Rests Comfortably After Paris Attacks

November 22, 2015 by


By Deroy Murdock ~ At last, a Western leader is at war with radical Islam. Too bad it is not Obama. Leave it to a French socialist, namely President Francois Hollande, (pictured) to take the battle to ISIS. “It’s an act of war,” he declared, soon after the terrorist group’s deadly rampage killed 132 and […]

This War On The Islamic State Won’t Work For A Long Time

November 22, 2015 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ A good assessment of what’s needed to defeat the Islamic State militarily. The bad news is that it will take a long time, and much more resolve than shown so far: For military planners, destroying the terrorist group’s headquarters and crippling its fighting force is a relatively simple assignment, say strategists: […]

GOP Lawmakers Prepare To Order ‘Pause’ To Syrian Refugees Entering US

November 18, 2015 by


By Josh Siegel ~ Feeling pressure to respond to President Barack Obama’s ongoing plan to resettle Syrian refugees to the United States, House and Senate Republican lawmakers on Tuesday united around the idea of pausing such admissions into the country. After more than half of the nation’s governors voiced opposition to taking in Syrian refugees […]

White House Journalists Turn On Their Weak President

November 17, 2015 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ Years of weak leadership in the battle against Islamist terrorism finally catches up with Barack Obama. From his press conference yesterday: Q Thank you, Mr. President. One hundred and twenty-nine people were killed in Paris on Friday night. ISIL claimed responsibility for the massacre, sending the message that they could now […]

Let Into Europe To Destroy It

November 15, 2015 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ The Islamic State claims responsibility, but uses local Muslims: Islamic State (IS) has claimed responsibility for the deadly attacks in Paris that killed at least 127 people, saying its fighters carried out the operation in various locations which were carefully studied… It said “eight brothers wearing explosive belts and carrying assault […]

Paris Attacks Remind Us The Free World At War With Brutal Terrorist Groups

November 14, 2015 by


By Nile Gardiner ~ Tonight’s horrific series of terrorist attacks throughout Paris have sent shockwaves across Europe and the world. According to media reports, dozens of people have been killed so far in multiple attacks on several locations in the French capital, including a restaurant near the Place de la Republique, and the Stade de […]

What Will The Left Say Now That Obama Has Done As Former Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott Advised?

November 1, 2015 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ Tuesday: Tony Abbott has warned that special forces soldiers may need to be sent into combat in Syria and Iraq, with an escalation of strategic and tactical air strikes, if the terrorist armies of ISIS are to be defeated … “The US and its allies … have launched air strikes against […]

ISIS Grows In Australian Jails

October 11, 2015 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ The Islamist threat seems greater than we are usually told, and politicians give us little cause to believe they are frank: ISIS is now a powerful Australian prison gang with the international terror outfit threatening to behead NSW Department of Corrective Services staff and inmates who do not convert to radical […]

Missing Islam

September 22, 2015 by


By Diana West ~ Four months ago, when “Iraq” first popped up as an presidential campaign prompt, I posted the following essay. Consider it an introduction, or re-introduction, to further commentary on last night’s debate. “Something Is Missing from the Iraq War Story, As Usual” The Iraq debate that has erupted three, seven, eight, twelve years […]

Cooking The Books

September 14, 2015 by


By Colonel Kenneth Allard (U.S. Army, Ret) ~ Here’s something to think about as we commemorate Sept. 11, 2001, an epic intelligence failure that led directly to the worst American defeat since Pearl Harbor. The current Democratic front-runner in the presidential sweepstakes, described as a liar by many American voters, conceivably faces indictment for mishandling […]