France: New Anti-Terrorism Law Takes Effect

by Soeren Kern The new law authorizes prefects to order the closure of mosques or other places of worship for a period of up to six months if preachers are deemed to express “ideas or theories” that “incite violence, hatred or discrimination, provoke the commission of acts of terrorism or express praise for such acts.” French…

Stop the “Diversity” Visa Lottery, Gateway for Jihadists

by Majid Rafizadeh Among the heaviest users of the US Diversity Visa lottery are people in countries known to have terrorism problems. Entering the Diversity Visa program, Islamists openly felt, was their opportunity to access the US and cause destruction to the country and its people, which they viewed as their enemy. In this lottery, not…

Stopping by Synagogue on a Holiday Evening

By Juda Englemayer As the Jewish high holidays ebb, aside from any spiritual uplifting it is supposed to have brought me, a wave of concern hit as I realized the new reality in America.  If you pass a synagogue during a time of prayer or gathering, you will be hard-pressed to find one without some…