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How to talk about the Holocaust: Analogize rarely, never appropriate

Holocaust appropriation is kidnapping.

Above the Fold: Politics and generals

The Israeli army is the most revered institution in Israel, and IDF leaders have – over and over again – proven themselves capable of defending the state and defending her against all odds.

Proeuropäische Präsidentenpartei laut Prognosen Sieger

In der krisengeschüttelten Ukraine ist die Partei des in die EU und in die Nato strebenden Präsidenten Wolodymyr Selenskyj bei der Parlamentswahl Prognosen zufolge als Sieger hervorgegangen. Die Partei Diener des Volkes (Sluha narodu) des prowestlichen Präsidenten kam demnach auf knapp 44 Prozent der Stimmen. Das ging aus den am Sonntagabend in Kiew kurz nach Schließung der Wahllokale […]

When bigger is better

Having a large number of parties running for the limited Knesset seats is not necessarily a sign of a healthy democracy.

EXCLUSIVE – New York GOP Chairman Nick Langworthy: Trump ‘Shouldn’t Give an Inch’ to ‘The Squad’

President Trump “shouldn’t give an inch” in his quest to expose the “blatan[ly] antisemetic people in this so-called Squad,” declared Nick Langworthy, the newly elected New York State Republican Chairman.

Alleged ISIS Sniper Entered U.S. from Kazakhstan on ‚Diversity Visa Lottery‘

A man charged with joining the Islamic State (ISIS) as a sniper and firearms instructor originally came to the United States through the „Diversity Visa Lottery,“ a program responsible for bringing more than half a million randomly chosen foreign natio…

Haben wir jetzt schon das Tor des Jahres gesehen?

Der FCZ geht gegen Lugano gleich mit 0:4 unter. Einer der vier Tessiner Treffer ist ein Zaubertor.

Booker: Trump’s Language Is ‚Being Used by White Supremacists to Justify Their Bigotry‘

Juli 21, 2019No Comments

Sunday on CBS’s “Face the Nation,” 2020 presidential hopeful Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) said President Donald Trump’s “language” is “being used by white supremacists to justify their bigotry and hatred.” Par…

Schiff: ‚Tragically‘ Trump ‚Has Decided that Racism Is Good Politics‘

Juli 21, 2019No Comments

Sunday on CBS’s “Face the Nation,” Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) declared it was his view that President Donald Trump had decided racism was “a good political strategy.” Partial transcript as follows: MARGARET BRENNAN: We have t…

Pence: Trump ‚Might Make an Effort‘ to Stop ‚Send Her Back‘ Chants in the Future

Juli 21, 2019No Comments

Sunday on CBS’s “Face the Nation,” Vice President Mike Pence suggested President Donald Trump “might make an effort” to stop chants by his supporters at campaign rallies. When asked about a crowd at Trump’s rally las…