There Can Be No Negotiated Peace With the Palestinians

For a devout Catholic, it’s the (too short) trip of a lifetime. My older daughter, an Army Reservist currently deployed to the Middle East, has a four-day out-of-country pass, and I’m meeting her in Jerusalem. I told a couple of my fellow parishioners that I’d miss Mass next Sunday, but that actually means I’ll miss …

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Here’s Why Israel Almost Never Has School Shootings; Should the US Take a Hint?

As soon as news of the mass shooting at the Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, broke last Tuesday, calls from the left for stricter gun control laws began. The reasons why that’s a terrible idea are numerous and beyond the scope of this post. Rather than using this tragedy as an opportunity to strip us …

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Who Needs the FISA Court? Christopher Wray’s FBI Has Purchased Pegasus Spyware

  Pegasus spyware, developed by NSO group, an Israeli cyber-arms company, is the most aggressive surveillance tool in the world. It allows an entity to covertly tap into the contents of an individual’s cell phone. This technology provides access to every phone call and text message the target has made. It can even be used …

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