The Iconoclast

Thursday, 23 March 2017
clear
From Yahoo News The man who murdered three people before he was shot dead by police in London yesterday has been named as Khalid Masood. It has been confirmed that Masood, 52, was born in Kent and more recently lived in the West Midlands. He had convictions for assaults including GBH, public order ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 03/23/2017 11:44 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
clear

Thursday, 23 March 2017
clear
From the Metro and Luxemburger Wort A man has been arrested after trying to drive into a crowd in Antwerp, Belgium. Belgian police have confirmed a suspect has been detained. Prosecutors have confirmed the suspect arrested is a French national. Other reports elaborate that he is of North African ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 03/23/2017 9:06 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
clear

Thursday, 23 March 2017
clear
From Yahoo News Isis has claimed responsibility for the attack in London in which four people were killed. In a statement, issued via its Amaq news agency, a spokesperson said a ‘soldier of the Islamic state’ had carried out the attack – which caused the deaths of two civilians and a serving policeman. The ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 03/23/2017 7:41 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
clear

Thursday, 23 March 2017
clear
This is where I was on Tuesday evening, after a beautiful afternoon elsewhere spent watching something joyous, about which I intended to write on Wednesday afternoon. Instead I spend yesterday afternoon reading and watching the unfolding news of more terrorist, jihadist, Islamically inspired murders ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 03/23/2017 6:38 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
clear

Thursday, 23 March 2017
clear
Sky News via Yahoo Theresa May has told Parliament that the Westminster attacker was a British citizen who was known to police and security services. In a statement in the House of Commons, the Prime Minister said the attacker was a "peripheral" figure who had once been investigated by MI5 over concerns ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 03/23/2017 6:16 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
clear

Thursday, 23 March 2017
clear
by Rebecca Bynum The papers are downplaying the significance of Rep, Nunes' press briefing this morning, but I watched it closely and predict it will end with a huge investigation of the Obama Administration. It sounds to me as though "someone" ordered the compilation of anything and everything ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 03/23/2017 5:25 AM by Rebecca Bynum
clear

Thursday, 23 March 2017
clear
From the Birmingham Mail and the Mirror Armed police closed off Hagley Road in Edgbastopn last night in an operation linked to the Westminster terror attacks . Unconfirmed reports claim a house was raided on an investigation which may be connected to the hire of a car used in the attacks, ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 03/23/2017 2:23 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
clear

Wednesday, 22 March 2017
clear
Update Thursday morning from the Waltham Forest Guardian - police reduce death count from five to four From the London Evening Standard The policeman was named on Wednesday evening as Keith Palmer, a 48-year-old husband and father. who was a member of the Diplomatic Protection Service. Mr Palmer ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 03/22/2017 5:58 PM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
clear

Wednesday, 22 March 2017
clear
From Yahoo News Although no group had yet claimed responsibility for a Wednesday attack near London’s Parliament which left four people, including the attacker, dead, the incident was immediately cheered online by supporters of the Islamic State. The identity of the attacker had yet to be confirmed ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 03/22/2017 5:05 PM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
clear

Wednesday, 22 March 2017
clear
From Yahoo News His knives are ringed. His beard is in the Islamic style. But he is receiving the best care the London ambulence service and NHS can provide. We do things properly. And then we want him to sing like a canary.  ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 03/22/2017 12:39 PM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
clear

Wednesday, 22 March 2017
clear
by David Solway Frank Marshall Davis and Barack Hussein Obama Writing in American Thinker back in early 2011, Monte Kuligowski recounts how “Barack Hussein Obama, Jr., a/k/a Barry Soetoro, appeared out of nowhere as a political Melchizedek with a mysterious and unknown past.” It is not surprising ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 03/22/2017 12:17 PM by David Solway
clear

Wednesday, 22 March 2017
clear
The eye witness was correct about seeing a body in the River Thames under Westminster Bridge. But according to Sky TV News she has just been pulled out alive. The River is cleaner than it was, but it's very cold at this time of year, and the currents are always powerful.  Also on the bridge and caught ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 03/22/2017 12:05 PM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
clear

Wednesday, 22 March 2017
clear
The latest news from Sky One woman and a second person was killed and a number of people have suffered "catastrophic" injuries after being mowed down on Westminster Bridge by the attacker. Witnesses described hearing people screaming and seeing bodies scatter as the car is understood to have mounted ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 03/22/2017 11:16 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
clear

Wednesday, 22 March 2017
clear
A major security alert is under way at the Houses of Parliament after a man was shot by police as he tried to gain entry to the Palace of Westminster. Witnesses described seeing a car crash into the perimeter fence on Westminster Bridge, hitting pedestrians, before the driver ran towards police officers ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 03/22/2017 10:23 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
clear

Wednesday, 22 March 2017
clear
by Kenneth R. Timmerman We truly live in two Americas. Every day the divide between Democrats and Republicans, Trump fans and Trump haters, seems to grow deeper. For the Trump haters, each day brings news of some dastardly treachery, some unprecedented betrayal of America and the American people. After ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 03/22/2017 6:52 AM by Kenneth Timmerman
clear

Wednesday, 22 March 2017
clear
by Michael Curtis On March 21, 2017 Martin McGuinness, the former chief of staff of the Irish Republican Army and street fighter turned peacemaker and politician, died of amyloidosis, a rare genetic disease, at the age of 66, a few months after he had resigned from his position as Deputy First ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 03/22/2017 6:39 AM by Michael Curtis
clear

Tuesday, 21 March 2017
clear
The Trump approach takes hold, worldwide. by Conrad Black Though it is hard to believe some days, the political atmosphere in Washington is slowly settling down. The Democrats drone tiresomely on, battering the piñata that there is no evidence that President Obama tapped candidate Trump’s ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 03/21/2017 8:16 AM by Conrad Black
clear

Tuesday, 21 March 2017
clear
by Gary Fouse Currently, many states are attempting to pass-or have passed- legislation which would preclude other forms of law being incorporated into state law. To be specific, the particular law they are trying to avoid is Islamic law-sharia (though they must avoid specifically targeting Islamic ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 03/21/2017 7:52 AM by Gary Fouse
clear

Tuesday, 21 March 2017
clear
by Michael Curtis The wise sage from Boston, Tip O'Neill, former Speaker of the House of Representatives, contributed to statecraft that all politics is local. The result of the parliamentary election in the Netherlands on March 16, 2017, while inconclusive, appears to bear this out. It is not ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 03/21/2017 7:38 AM by Michael Curtis
clear

Tuesday, 21 March 2017
clear
Following the investigation by the Daily Mail yesterday the blogger Guido Fawkes has more. A man at the centre of the ‘Trojan Horse’ schools scandal is helping to run the Labour campaign machine in Birmingham, Guido can reveal. Mohammad Ashraf was a governor at Golden Hillock School, which was placed ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 03/21/2017 6:30 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
clear

Monday, 20 March 2017
clear
It's only taken the government 9 months. From the Express The Prime Minister will formally notify Brussels of the UK's exit in nine days time, beginning the two-year countdown until Brexit is complete. It will also kick off the timetable for formal talks on Britain's exit, with the 27 remaining ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 03/20/2017 8:06 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
clear

Monday, 20 March 2017
clear
Really great news from Adam Kredo in the Washington Free Beacon: The Trump administration will boycott the United Nation's Human Rights Council, or UNHRC, due to its efforts to advance an anti-Israel agenda, according to senior administration officials familiar with the effort who spoke to the Washington Free ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 03/20/2017 7:48 AM by Rebecca Bynum
clear

Monday, 20 March 2017
clear
by Joseph S. Spoerl   Jay Solomon, The Iran Wars: Spy Games, Bank Battles, and the Secret Deals that Reshaped the Middle East, New York: Random House, 2016, 336 + xi pp., ISBN 978-0-8129-9364-6     Jay Solomon, chief foreign affairs correspondent for the Wall Street Journal, has written ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 03/20/2017 7:25 AM by Joseph S. Spoerl
clear

Monday, 20 March 2017
clear
by Friedrich Hansen Saint Benedict by Fra Angelico After decades of cornering Christians in the public arena, Catholics and Evangelics in the West are getting ever closer while they are seemingly in retreat. Many of those who finally woke up to the reality of bans on free speech and public exercise ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 03/20/2017 5:15 AM by NER
clear

Monday, 20 March 2017
clear
Few people will have heard of Moinal Abedin. But he has a uniquely chilling CV. Abedin is widely acknowledged to be Britain’s first Al Qaeda- inspired terrorist. In 2002, he was jailed for 20 years for turning a terrace house in Birmingham’s Sparkbrook district into a bomb-making factory. Among the ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 03/20/2017 3:15 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
clear

clear
1 2 3 4 5 Next Last

Subscribe