"What to Do With ISIS"
I guess I've waited long enough to chime in about ISIS and the threat it poses and how to fight them. So, here's my two cents. First of all, I want to thank President Obama for order...
Posted: October 01, 2014, 10:56 PM
"Ellis Island and the Ebola Epidemic"
My wife's Italian grandparents came to this country over 100 years ago. Gaedano Canitia was a young man in his 20's. His soon to be bride, Josephine Zagrino was in her late teens. &n...
Posted: October 10, 2014, 10:15 PM
"Carl von Clausewitz and America's Non-War with ISIS"
In the early part of the 1800's the Prussian General Carl von Clausewitz analyzed warfare. He asked himself the age-old question, "What makes some nations win and other nations lose in warfare?" ...
Posted: October 20, 2014, 08:44 PM
"The Reliance of the Traveler-- Sharia Law in English"
I received in the mail the other day a book I had ordered. It is "Reliance of the Traveler." This book is THE definitive book on Sharia (Islamic Law) in English. The author is the Islamic scholar...
Posted: October 22, 2014, 11:16 PM
"Reliance of the Traveler-- Sharia Law" (Part 2)
You really should get this book. "Reliance of the Traveler" by the Islamic scholar Ahmad ibn Naqib al-Misri. It's easy to find at Amazon.com. This book is the most co...
Posted: October 23, 2014, 09:11 PM
"Sharia and the Status of Non-Muslims in Muslim-Dominated Areas"
The book "Reliance of the Traveler" is the English translation of Sharia law. On pp 607-608 the Islamic scholar Ahmad ibn Naqib al-Misri explains the status of non-Muslims under ...
Posted: October 30, 2014, 12:54 PM
"Sharia and the Status of Women"
What does Islamic law teach about women? Some interesting things, it turns out. Pay close attention to what Allah in Sharia law says husbands can or should do to their wives in the f...
Posted: October 31, 2014, 06:55 PM