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Is Donald Trump an Islamist?

Back in October 2016, I wrote about issues concerning Donald Trump that have become apparent these past few weeks. „Donald Trump laments: ‚Everyone is against me, especially the media. They insult me. I’m the victim. They question my honor, but … Weiterlesen

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Veiled feminists

I have no problem with headscarves. There are many reasons to wear a headscarf, for example, as weather protection. It’s not so important what is on the head as what is in the head. But if a woman veils herself … Weiterlesen

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Quo vadis Berkeley?

“The reality is, if you force everyone to play identity politics, if you insist in pitting whites against blacks, women against men, straights against gays, the reality is you guys are gonna win and the left isn’t going to like … Weiterlesen

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Misogyny marches with Women

What must women put up with when they dare criticize a patriarchal system? Ayaan Hirsi Ali is an American political scientist and feminist of Somali origin. She is one of the most prominent critics of Islam. At the age of … Weiterlesen

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Raise your voices, but consistently!

President Donald Trump has ordered that citizens from Syria, Libya, Somalia, Iraq, Yemen, Sudan and Iran may not enter the United States during the next 90 days. I know such discrimination all too well. Sixteen countries have issued a permanent … Weiterlesen

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Thanks, Jim

„If we allow people to be removed from public discourse by force, and although I may loathe their statements, believe me, Gerd, we Jews will be the next ones to go.“ Those were the words of my host father, Jim … Weiterlesen

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As of today, Barack Obama is not just a Nobel Peace Prize laureate

The US abstention from a recent vote against Israeli settlements at the UN Security Council topped the Simon Wiesenthal Center’s annual list released Tuesday of 10 worst outbreaks of Jew-hatred and anti-Israel incidents. Since 2010, the human rights organization Simon … Weiterlesen

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