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Out Into The Beautiful World
by Theodore Dalrymple
Unreading Shakespeare
by David P. Gontar
Islam Through the Looking Glass: The Collected Essays and Reviews of J. B. Kelly, Vol. 3
edited by S. B. Kelly
The Real Nature of Religion
by Rebecca Bynum
As Far As The Eye Can See
by Moshe Dann
Threats of Pain and Ruin
by Theodore Dalrymple
The Oil Cringe of the West: The Collected Essays and Reviews of J.B. Kelly Vol. 2
edited by S.B. Kelly
The Impact of Islam
by Emmet Scott
Sir Walter Scott's Crusades and Other Fantasies
by Ibn Warraq
Fighting the Retreat from Arabia and the Gulf: The Collected Essays and Reviews of J.B. Kelly. Vol. 1
edited by S.B. Kelly
The Literary Culture of France
by J. E. G. Dixon
Hamlet Made Simple and Other Essays
by David P. Gontar
Farewell Fear
by Theodore Dalrymple
The Eagle and The Bible: Lessons in Liberty from Holy Writ
by Kenneth Hanson
The West Speaks
interviews by Jerry Gordon
Mohammed and Charlemagne Revisited: The History of a Controversy
Emmet Scott
Anything Goes
by Theodore Dalrymple
The Left is Seldom Right
by Norman Berdichevsky
Allah is Dead: Why Islam is Not a Religion
by Rebecca Bynum






















The Iconoclast

Wednesday, 02 September 2015
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In Tallinn, capital city of Estonia this afternoon. I don't speak either Estonian or Russian to understand the speeches or to find out who the group were. But they were against any war in Ukraine or the imprisonment of political prisoners and they had a low opinion of Vladimir Putin. The cafe they ...Read More...
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Posted on 09/02/2015 8:12 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Wednesday, 02 September 2015
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The stories and photographs of migrants attempting to enter Europe is a human tragedy, heartbreaking as people die trying to cross the Mediterranean. On August 27, 2015, over 50 migrants were found dead inside an abandoned truck, a Hungarian registered vehicle, abandoned on a highway in Austria, near ...Read More...
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Posted on 09/02/2015 7:39 AM by Michael Curtis
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Wednesday, 02 September 2015
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A well-known religious figure is reported to have said: “For ye have the poor with you always.” This is even more the case if economic inequality persists (as the history of the world suggests it might) and poverty is defined in relative terms. The same well-known figure added, however, that “whensoever ...Read More...
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Posted on 09/02/2015 6:05 AM by Theodore Dalrymple
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Wednesday, 02 September 2015
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Many of you have written asking about Hugh Fitzgerald. Hugh is battling depression and has been hospitalized. I spoke to him yesterday and he is very concerned about the side effects from the medication he is receiving. As is often the case, the cure seems to be worse than the disease. Please ...Read More...
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Posted on 09/02/2015 5:47 AM by Rebecca Bynum
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Tuesday, 01 September 2015
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Keith Simmonds has won the crossword competition for August (again). He will receive a copy of Theodore Dalrymple's Out Into The Beautiful World. Congratulations Keith! And to everyone who came close, try try again. ...Read More...
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Posted on 09/01/2015 11:42 AM by NER
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Tuesday, 01 September 2015
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From MEMRI: On August 17, 2015, just over a month after the announcement of the JCPOA in Vienna, Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei said in a speech at a conference held by the Iranian Shi'ite Ahl Al-Bayt organization that the U.S. is the embodiment of the enemy of the Islamic peoples and of Iran. ...Read More...
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Posted on 09/01/2015 10:04 AM by Rebecca Bynum
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Tuesday, 01 September 2015
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On May 8, 2015, French president François Hollande spoke at the Elysée Palace at a ceremony at which prizes were awarded to middle and high school students for the best essays in memory of the Resistance and Deportation.  It was exactly seventy years since Charles de Gaulle on May 8, 1945 broadcast ...Read More...
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Posted on 09/01/2015 8:06 AM by Michael Curtis
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Tuesday, 01 September 2015
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Fox News: British scholars have suggested that fragments of the world's oldest known Koran, which were discovered last month, may predate the accepted founding date of Islam by the Muslim prophet Muhammad. The Times of London reported that radiocarbon dating carried out by experts at the University ...Read More...
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Posted on 09/01/2015 5:07 AM by Rebecca Bynum
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Monday, 31 August 2015
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Ari Soffer writes in INN: When it comes to Christian Zionism, most people think of the United States - and with good cause. Groups like Christians United For Israel (CUFI) have been among the leading lights in Israel advocacy, with a highly motivated and active grassroots base and support from a ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/31/2015 10:38 AM by Rebecca Bynum
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Monday, 31 August 2015
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Posted on 08/31/2015 10:27 AM by Geoffrey Clarfield
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Monday, 31 August 2015
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After 1832, about one in five men had the right to vote. Almost half of adult males, though, were still not eligible to vote when they accepted the call to fight and die for their country in the First World War. It wasn't until 1918 that the right to vote was extended, not only to women - which of course ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/31/2015 5:47 AM by Rebecca Bynum
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Sunday, 30 August 2015
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From the Sunday Telegraph A mother of four feared to have taken her children to Syria is believed to be following in the footsteps of her sister and brother-in-law, who is linked to the radical preacher Anjem Choudary. Zahera Tariq, 33, who was reported missing from her Walthamstow home with her ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/30/2015 3:45 PM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Sunday, 30 August 2015
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translated from the Hungarian & edited by Thomas Ország-Land (September 2015) Seven decades after the Hungarian Holocaust, a child survivor confronts the modern reader with the living voices of that tragedy. András Mezei (1930-2008) entrusted his translator with a retrospective exploration for ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/30/2015 2:15 PM by NER
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Sunday, 30 August 2015
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by David P. Gontar (September 2015) I drew beside eternity  It held as plain as cake   Thus neighborly and nigh    My heart did quake  more>>> ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/30/2015 2:11 PM by NER
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Sunday, 30 August 2015
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by P. David Hornik (September 2015) The dawn after the night you die is peaceful as the dawn before that night. Birds chatter the same way.  more>>> ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/30/2015 2:07 PM by NER
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Sunday, 30 August 2015
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by Dilip Mohapatra (September 2015) You perhaps have grown tired of me and do not respond to my anxious calls nor to my frantic messages. You look the other way when we cross each other's tracks by default  more>>> ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/30/2015 1:51 PM by NER
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Sunday, 30 August 2015
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by David Solway (September 2015) The jays hang in the huckleberry, pillaging pink from the blossoms, scarlet from the berries. They shove aside the tiger swallowtail sipping decorously from the tiny tumblers,  more>>> ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/30/2015 1:47 PM by NER
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Sunday, 30 August 2015
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Gen Paul Valley's NewsMax.com article  "Iran Already Has Nuke, Making Deal 'Moot'has gone viral. That has raised questions about whether is this, as baseball great Yogi Berra, might say, "deja vu all over again." Shoshana and Stephen Bryen,"Does Iran Have Nuclear Weapons," American Thinker, July 31, ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/30/2015 1:45 PM by Jerry Gordon
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Sunday, 30 August 2015
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by Sutapa Chaudhuri (September 2015) Obliterate all paths across the scorpion trail— the venom deadly, fill up, overflowing, the empty fate lines imprinted on my palm.  more>>> ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/30/2015 1:44 PM by NER
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Sunday, 30 August 2015
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by James Como (September 2015) Alone, she sits in a straight wooden chair, moving only her eyes, and watches the wallpaper with despair as a breeze teases her neck, saying to herself, “think, design or stain?”  more>>> ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/30/2015 1:39 PM by NER
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Sunday, 30 August 2015
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by Bibhu Padhi (September 2015) Let the things come to me as they do, In their own natural order, using their own words, completing their own wish to find a sequence that was not there earlier.  more>>> ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/30/2015 1:35 PM by NER
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Sunday, 30 August 2015
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by Sha’i ben-Tekoa (September 2015) Is it just me or have others shuddered at the tragedy of this erstwhile apotheosis of American male physicality? In 1976, Bruce Jenner took home the gold at the Montreal Olympics as not only Decathlon champion but the new world record holder. Today he has disfigured ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/30/2015 1:29 PM by NER
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Sunday, 30 August 2015
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by Wyntner Woody (September 2015) Tell me, have you ever been a 16th century Scottish king? "Real," as used in the U.S., is a style of expression actors hear a lot about these days. It is what we are most often asked to perform. The theory behind it, ostensibly, is that a re-enactment of the ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/30/2015 1:24 PM by NER
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Sunday, 30 August 2015
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by John Broening (September 2015) Consider two songs, both of them titled “Just the Way You Are”: the first was released in 1977 and was one of the best-selling records of the following year; the second was released in 2010 and was one of the best-selling records of 2010 and 2011.  more>>> ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/30/2015 1:19 PM by NER
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Sunday, 30 August 2015
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by Lorna Salzman (September 2015) In East Liverpool, Ohio, a hazardous waste incinerator has been operating since 1993, with uncontrolled emissions - over three thousand tons of toxics annually including lead and benzene - that threaten the health of the entire town. Residents of the black community closest ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/30/2015 1:15 PM by NER
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