The history of communism, like its worldview, is neither glorious nor worthy of nostalgia. But what is surprising is how many Chinese today are untroubled by the events of June 1989.
Is there an inevitable conflict destined between the religious and the secular for control of Israeli society?
Three grave events occurred recently involving Christians in the territories ruled by the Palestinian Authority. They left no mark on either the world or the Israeli media because they are not connected to Israel.
The Maine Legislature voted on Tuesday to legalize assisted suicide. This comes a day after a healthy, 17-year-old girl in the Netherlands chooses to be euthanized because of severe depression and emotional pain.
Several lawmakers were shocked by revelations this week from the top government watchdog, the Government Accountability Office (GA), that the FBI has amassed a database of 640 million photographs available for facial recognition identification.
Beginning in the 18th century, socialism had taken many forms in many countries throughout the world. These experiments failed, in many cases spectacularly and tragically. Surely, socialism was dead and buried. Yes, but like a zombie in a horror movie, it rose from the grave.
Iran has stepped up its political and military support for radical Palestinian groups that are staunchly opposed to any peace agreement with Israel.
Are we seeing a repeat of Germany 1933? Germany's interior minister and the Berlin mayor allowed the annual pro-Iranian/pro-Hezbollah Al-Quds (Jerusalem) Day rally to take place in Berlin. The purpose of the rally is to call for the destruction of the Jewish state.