War

Why Israel’s Founding Was Fully Legal

When the state of Israel was founded in 1948, it was done so with the approval of the United Nations. But today, Israel’s enemies routinely challenge the legitimacy of its very existence. So, under international law, who’s right? Israel? Or its enemies?

Obama’s Pals Circle Wagons Around ISIS

Liberals like CNN’s Sally Kohn are circling the wagons around ISIS, wagging their fingers at the imagined enemies of Islam, and citing the Bible in support of their arguments. Are they properly citing scripture, or are the using it to protect the jihadists from criticism? via AlfonzoRachel

State Dept. On ISIS: “We Cannot Win This War By Killing Them”

Over the weekend, the Islamic State (IS) released a video of more gruesome beheadings of Egyptian men. In retaliation, the Egyptian government increased the amount of its airstrikes against IS. State Department Deputy Spokeswoman Marie Harf said the coalition airstrikes are killing lots of IS fighters. “We cannot win this war by killing them. We…