Islam – A few lone wolves?

Islam’s Radical Fringe Even though, out of roughly 1.5 billion Muslims, Islamist radicals are but a tiny minority, many Americans would like to believe that there are vast numbers of moderate Muslims in the world who will rein in the small factions of radical Islamists. Although there are few Muslims who are willing to strap…

Islam – the majority believe in peace?

Have you heard that Islam is a peaceful religion because most Muslims live peacefully and that only a “tiny minority of extremists” practice violence?  That’s like saying that White supremacy must be perfectly fine since only a tiny minority of racists ever hurt anyone.  Neither does it explain why religious violence is largely endemic to…

ISIS – Do you understand how far back this goes???

I have known for at least fifteen years that Wahhabism is one thing that the West needs to know about. Both “Bush” presidents Rockefellers , CIA, Hitler, Nazis, Soviet Union are all involved… this goes back to 1922 when Arabia was carved up by Britain and France. For me it explains why the Soviet Union…

On Pacifism and the Islamic State » Bill Muehlenberg’s CultureWatch

Pacifism of course emphasises love – especially love of the enemy. But in doing so it negates justice, especially justice for the victims of aggression.  C. S. Lewis wrote a brief essay on “Why I’m Not a Pacifist,” in which he makes the case for the use of force in a fallen world filled with…

Article: The Scariest Riots To Take Place In 2014…So Far

The Scariest Riots To Take Place In 2014…So Far National and international news sources have spent the past several days keeping a close eye on the riots rocking Ferguson, Missouri, which followed the killing of an unarmed teenager, Michael Brown. While fears of the implications of a militarized police state in the US have abounded, perhaps…