Smart. Sharp. Funny. Fearless.
Saturday, October 21, 2017
Radical Islam

This Week In Crazy: The Liberals Have Conquered Mars

There’s water on Mars! Not to mention a nefarious evil liberal agenda. Welcome to “This Week In Crazy,” The National Memo’s weekly update on the loony, bigoted, and hateful behavior of the increasingly unhinged right wing.

October 2, 2015

Obama: U.S. To Increase Support For Syria Opposition

President Barack Obama on Monday pledged to increase U.S. support for the moderate opposition in Syria’s civil war and said the United States needed to do more at home to prevent attacks and combat Islamic State efforts to recruit followers.

July 6, 2015

Boston Man Under Terrorism Surveillance Was Not Shot In Back, Community Leaders Say

Boston religious and community leaders said Wednesday that video shows a local man was not shot in the back during a confrontation with terrorism task force members who had been watching him and wanted to question him.

June 3, 2015

On Countering Violent Extremism

Prevention and treatment are critical to a comprehensive solution to fighting the ISIS-inspired political violence at home. We cannot arrest our way to safety.

May 15, 2015

When Cheap Laughs Cost Too Much

We should distinguish between Charlie Hebdo’s equal-opportunity offense in their religious criticism and the Islamaphobic slant of Pamela Geller’s stunt.

May 13, 2015

The Freedom To Provoke

Propagandists like Pamela Geller are intent on convincing Americans that not only extremists but Islam itself and Arabs everywhere are enemies of the U.S.

May 13, 2015
A flag of the Islamic State (IS) is seen in Rashad, Iraq, on September 11, 2014

Islamic State Video Purportedly Shows Killing Of Christians In Libya

In a gruesome replay of beheadings of captive Christians, an Islamic State video disseminated on social media Sunday purportedly shows the point-blank shootings and decapitations of two groups of Ethiopian Christians in Libya.

April 20, 2015