The President of the United States announced that refugees fleeing persecution by a totalitarian regime would be deported. It did not matter that they had risked their lives to come here. They would be sent back. No leftist lawyers crammed airports. No protesters chanted at terminals. No celebrities offered sanctimonious lectures about “who we are”. No one dared to call the lying thug behind it un-American.
Barack Obama did not go out quietly. His unquiet final acts were overshadowed, in part by a successor who refused to come in quietly, and in part by Obama’s own endless, sentimental farewell tour. But there was nothing nostalgic or sentimental about Obama’s last acts. Two of them were simply shocking.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, with whom President Obama has had an abrasive relationship since day one, has specifically accused Obama of engineering the recent anti-Israel resolution at the UN. If the United States had vetoed the resolution it would have failed, but its abstention allowed it to go into effect. It is significant that Obama waited till after the elections to push this resolution as is the fact that he felt he needed to push it at all.
Caroline Glick of the Jerusalem Post discusses the peculiar threat that Iran poses today, not just to Israel but to the Middle East in general and the United States. Central to her thesis is the assertion that Hezbollah is not quite the same organization it was ten years ago.
This is one of ten articles in a series the David Horowitz Freedom Center is currently publishing, each of which focuses on one of the top ten schools in the United States that feature campus organizations that openly support terrorists. The significance of UC-Berkeley is that it is Horowitz’s alma mater.
Openly exulting on Twitter, they can hardly maintain the deception any longer. They thank Allah for “Islamophobia” – the pathetic wool-over-the-eyes taqiyya they play on the West – that Islam is The Religion of Peace and that anyone who criticizes Islam commits Thoughtcrime. How much longer before we realize that this is war and only one side is fighting?