Tag: United States

The Battle for Trump’s Foreign Policy
By August 9, 2017 Read More →

The Battle for Trump’s Foreign Policy

The ongoing purge of people at the National Security Council is part of a power struggle over the future direction of American foreign policy.

Posted in: United States
White House Officials Divided on Islam, ISIS, Israel and Iran
By April 5, 2017 Read More →

White House Officials Divided on Islam, ISIS, Israel and Iran

Key members of Trump administration hold widely divergent views on the threat posed by radical Islam — and on the nature of Islam itself.

Islam and Islamism in America in 2015: Part 2
By January 29, 2016 Read More →

Islam and Islamism in America in 2015: Part 2

A chronological review of some of the main stories about Islam and Islamism in America during the second quarter of 2015.

Posted in: United States
Islam and Islamism in America in 2015: Part 1
By January 23, 2016 Read More →

Islam and Islamism in America in 2015: Part 1

A chronological review of some of the main stories about Islam and Islamism in America during the first quarter of 2015.

Posted in: United States
Is Europe Losing Control Over Its Destiny?
By September 13, 2015 Read More →

Is Europe Losing Control Over Its Destiny?

A selection of quotes and commentary about the consequences of untrammeled immigration to Europe from the Muslim world.

Posted in: Islam in Europe
Salafi-Jihadists: “A Persistent Threat” to Europe and America
By June 13, 2014 Read More →

Salafi-Jihadists: “A Persistent Threat” to Europe and America

The threat to Europe and the United States from Islamic terrorism is serious and growing, and new attacks with unexpected targets and timings are increasingly likely, according to two new reports.

US Government Promoting Islam in Czech Republic
By April 14, 2014 Read More →

US Government Promoting Islam in Czech Republic

The Czech government has approved a new project aimed at promoting Islam in public elementary and secondary schools across the country.

Posted in: Czech Republic
US, EU Spearhead Islamic Bid To Criminalize Free Speech
By January 6, 2012 Read More →

US, EU Spearhead Islamic Bid To Criminalize Free Speech

The European Union has offered to host the next meeting of the so-called Istanbul Process, an aggressive effort by Muslim countries to make it an international crime to criticize Islam.

NATO Decides its Future
By November 19, 2010 Read More →

NATO Decides its Future

The leaders of the 28 member states of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) meet in Lisbon, Portugal on November 19-20 to chart the future course of the transatlantic military alliance. The gathering in Lisbon is being billed as one of the most important summits in the history of the alliance.

Mr Zapatero Goes to Washington
By October 13, 2009 Read More →

Mr Zapatero Goes to Washington

Spanish Prime Minister José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero’s second term in office has not been a happy affair for Spain. With his poll numbers now at an all-time low, Zapatero is hoping that his October 13 visit to the White House will reverse his foundering political fortunes.

Posted in: Euro Crisis, Europe, Spain
End of Obamamania? Europe’s Tepid Reaction to Obama’s Nobel
By October 11, 2009 Read More →

End of Obamamania? Europe’s Tepid Reaction to Obama’s Nobel

European newspapers have reacted to Barack Obama’s Nobel Peace Prize with a mixture of incredulity and scepticism. Almost without exception, newspapers across the continent (and political spectrum) are saying the award to Obama is premature and undeserved.

Is ‘Obamamania’ Waning in Europe?
By July 7, 2009 Read More →

Is ‘Obamamania’ Waning in Europe?

A brief selection of European news stories that typify what seems to be a general trend toward a return to more negative reporting about America, its people and its president.