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Regressive Left puts bigotry and militant Islam on a pedestal

The Australian – September 17, 2016 Peter Baldwin What does it mean, these days, when someone says their politics are “left-wing” or “progressive”? This has always been debatable, but in recent times these terms have taken on meanings that earlier generations of leftists would scarcely recognise. Ideas that used to be thought cons­titutive of left-wing thinking have been turned on ... Read More »

New age nonsense seeks to censor writers’ imagination

The Australian – 17 September 2016 Caroline Overington, Associate Editor Ridiculous. It’s the only word for the situation in which we find ourselves following the provocative speech by Lionel Shriver at the Brisbane Writers Festival. How ridiculous that we are debating in an even remotely serious way whether white writers can include black characters in their books. That sensible people ... Read More »

Swedish church leaders oppose support for persecuted Christians

Barnabas Fund – 15/09/2016 Liberal Church leaders in Sweden have opposed an initiative aimed at showing support for persecuted Christians. After the murder of French priest Father Jacques Hamel by jihadists in July three Swedish priests started an initiative called Mitt kors (“My cross”) in which Swedish Christians took “selfies” with a cross to show solidarity with persecuted Christians. However, the ... Read More »

REVOLUTION OF THE MIND: GOLD MINE – THE RAPE of AKAMAS

Article Three (of III) Andreas C Chrysafis A civilized country can be measured by the way it respects its citizens, its ecosystem but also the way people treat their own environment! The 230 square km Akamas Peninsula is one of those rare regions that cry out for help to be saved from the enemy within. Can it be saved? That ... Read More »

Greece: The Freedom-of-Speech Canary Died

  By Maria Polizoidou – August 29, 2016 In coalmines, from 1911 to 1986, canaries operated as an early warning system for the leakage of hazardous gases. Whenever the birds showed signs of distress, the miners knew trouble was coming. Greece has deep problems. Greece is presently in the “coalmine” of an endless economic and immigration crisis. This month, for ... Read More »

Christians as “Target Practice” Muslim Persecution of Christians 2016

By Raymond Ibrahim – August 28, 2016 at 6:00 am https://www.gatestoneinstitute.org/8771/christians-target-practice “We will show the Armenians and the Christians who we are… We have been ordered not to leave any Armenians in the area.” — Islamic rebels, Aleppo, Syria.   Thousands of Christians are fleeing Eritrea due to extreme persecution. A report describes Eritrea as “one of the world’s fastest ... Read More »

Letter from Taybeh: Holy Mother celebrated in Jerusalem

It was a beautiful and solemn procession at four in the morning to walk the icon of the Theotokos, the Holy Mother of God, from the monastery next to the Holy Sepulchre all the way down the via Delorosa to reach the empty tomb of the Virgin Mary at the bottom of the hill below the Russian Orthodox Convent at ... Read More »

Dumped files show influence of George Soros on Western politics

The Australian – 22 August 2016 Jennifer Oriel In perhaps the biggest political scandal since WikiLeaks, a group of hackers has dumped hundreds of files exposing the influence of socialist billionaire George Soros on Western politics. The files show Soros has established a transnational network that pressures governments to adopt high immigration targets and porous border policies that could pose ... Read More »

REVOLUTION OF THE MIND: QUARRIES – THE RAPE OF AKAMAS

Article Two (of III) Andreas C Chrysafis A crime is about to be committed in the heart of Akamas and yet the government, politicians and political parties take no initiative to avert this catastrophe. Like true hypocrites, come election-time they will wake up from their deep hibernation full of promises attempting to win votes so they can continue the charade ... Read More »