Author Archives: Andrew Bostom

My July 4th-related discussion of how Western politicians & religious leaders once understood Western freedom vs. Islam’s totalitarianism & bigotry

July 5th, Audrey Russo and I discussed the content from 4 recent blogs, below.  (mp3 link: http://www.audreyrusso.com/Andrew_Bostom_0717_intro.mp3) [Please note I erred in referring to James Freeman Clarke, twice, as “William” Freeman Clarke] Echoing Clarke (from 1871), a 1964 CIA report … Continue reading

Echoing Clarke (from 1871), a 1964 CIA report described Islam’s “all-is-from-Allah fatalism” and its anti-Christian, amoral consequences

All Americans, especially those media, political, and academic savants constantly hectoring us with their alleged “wisdom” on Islam, would do well to study James Freeman Clarke’s timeless assessment of Allah, juxtaposed to the Judeo-Christian God. Clarke (1810–1888) was an American theologian, philosopher, … Continue reading

Eloquent Cal: POTUS Coolidge’s Address on the 150th Anniversary of U.S. Independence Day

“The American Revolution represented the informed and mature convictions of a great mass of independent, liberty loving, God-fearing people who knew their rights, and possessed the courage to dare to maintain them.” http://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/ws/?pid=408 Calvin Coolidge, 30th POTUS, Address at the … Continue reading

When “Every thinking man” knew Christians could not “remain under the rule of the Koran & its fanatical followers free from tyranny & cruelty”

Bishop Strossmayer Helped William Gladstone Understand Koranic Islam Without Camouflage My previous blog placed the recent on air confrontation between Tommy Robinson, and vacuous media personality, Piers Morgan, in the appropriate context of living, timeless Islamic doctrine, and the iconic … Continue reading

Tommy Robinson, Invoking Gladstone, Churchill, and the Koran (9:5), Tries Gamely to Educate Dhimmi Islamo-Ignoramus Piers Morgan

Please watch the segment below of, allegedly, a 6/20/17 “interview exchange” between courageous and knowledgeable British Islamo-realist Tommy Robinson, and preening Islamo-ignoramus media personality, Piers Morgan. Tommy tries gamely to pierce Piers’ uninformed hubris by invoking two iconic British Prime … Continue reading

May 29, 1453: Remembering the Mass-Murderous Jihad Conquest of Constantinople, Via Confirmatory Turkish and Christian Chronicles

Painting by Theofilos Hatzimihail (d. 1934) Extracts from my “The Legacy of Jihad,” (2005/2008) pp. 616-618: [Both Turkish and Christian chroniclers provide graphic evidence of the wanton pillage and slaughter of non-combatants following the Ottoman jihad conquest of Constantinople in 1453. First … Continue reading

Trump’s, Like Hoover’s “America First”: Pro-Freedom and Anti-Totalitarian By US Example

Donald Trump’s inaugural address was unabashed in putting forth his vision of “America First.” Grounded in commonsense economic populism, seeking to revive a moribund manufacturing sector, in particular, President Trump also maintained, with regard to foreign policy, We do not … Continue reading

Educating John Kerry and Barack Obama on Islam’s, and Palestinian Muslim, Denial of Israel’s Right to Exist, in One Minute

John Kerry, and Lame Duck POTUS Barack Obama, who have shamefully rationalized U.S. failure to veto an odious U.N. resolution condemning Israel’s legal right to build settlements in its ancestral homeland should consider two complementary fatwas, one written January 5, 1956, … Continue reading

General Mattis Has Imbibed Islamic Apologetics—Not Islam

Yesterday (11/29/16), in an essay published at Pajamas Media, I urged PEOTUS Trump not to name either Generals Petraeus or Mattis to his cabinet, based upon the proven failure of the see-no-real-Islam COIN doctrine these men concocted, and implemented in … Continue reading

A Hopeful “Good Riddance” to FDR/Obama Statist Totalitarianism?

I pray that the election of Donald Trump as the 45th POTUS draws us back from the abyss of crushing, FDR/Obama-style “Democratic”—really “Demopathic”—statist totalitarianism. New York Timesman Arthur Krock provided the following unusually candid assessment of FDR/Obama statist rule, circa … Continue reading