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The Corporate Tax-Cut Dividend - WSJ

What on Earth is Italy doing?

Stephen Sackur and so-called “Hard Talk”.

The Conflict over Jerusalem Is ALL Obama's Fault

Harry's Place » Palestinians don’t know what winning looks like

Muslim Views on Morality | Pew Research Center

Emotion and Feeling Beat Critical Thinking - WSJ

Re: The 'snowflakes' again

“A war Trump won” | NYT

The Uncomfortable Truth About Swedish Anti-Semitism - The New York Times

A historic watershed that shames Britain and Europe |

The British and European perfidy |

35,000 jihadists now present in the UK, almost two full World War II divisions

Hunt Elephants to Save Them? Some Countries See No Other Choice (or print edition: "...? An endless debate”)

Trump’s folly to cut corporate tax will change nothing | South China Morning Post

Christmas markets without armed police are now a thing of the past | Coffee House

Should the US Criminalize Radical Islam? | Clarion Project

Of Course Jerusalem Is Israel’s Capital

US policy on Jerusalem as capital of Israel is consistent Democrat and Republican

Amazing Chinese toilets

Donald Trump's Jerusalem Decision: Democrats Accuse President of Playing Politics | National Review

Uber v taxi industry

Elderly need helpers as well as more clinics | SCMP

The opioid crisis

Matt Lauer’s Roast: Tom Cruise, Katie Couric, and 3 Hours of Dick Jokes | Village Voice

Veiling is compulsory in Islam, debate unacceptable: Al-Azhar - Egypt Independent

Trained professionals needed to care for young and old, not more maids | December 5

Western Feminists Snub an Iranian Heroine - WSJ

Muslim Population Growth in Europe | Pew Research Center

In Defence of Jordan B. Peterson - Quillette

Wilfrid Laurier and the Creep of Critical Theory - Quillette

Misunderstanding Capitalism - Quillette

Why Israel is the new promised land for Chinese investors | South China Morning Post

Attack on Egyptian mosque shows Islamic State remains a deadly threat but may also be a sign of desperate infighting | SCMP

How this Israeli internet star captured Chinese hearts | SCMP

Good riddance mad mutti Merkel

"Muslim Anti-semitism Threatens France's Democracy” | Newsweek

Why don’t we convert prime waterfront land at Hong Kong’s shrinking port into housing? | SCMP

Muslim Women Must Speak for Ourselves - The New York Times

Three steps to tackle Hong Kong’s traffic chaos, and avoid pointless consultations on tunnel tolls | SCMP

"Trump’s Asia tour reinforced America’s declining influence, but China still has reason to worry" | SCMP

Nearly Half of Canadians Have Negative Feelings Towards Islam: Poll - VICE

China isn’t a big threat to the US - The Boston Globe

“Benign America?” | SCMP

Australia’s Refugee Policy of Cruelty - The New York Times

The Secret to Long Life? It May Lurk in the DNA of the Oldest Among Us - NYT

Is the US retreat from Asia drawing China, Japan and South Korea closer together? | SCMP

Britain’s most hated man isn’t all that hateful | The Spectator

"Let food trucks be powered by market forces” | SCMP

Home Truths: China, US and Asia

“Tariq Ramadan, a star of Europe’s Muslim intelligentsia, confronts accusations of rape” | Economist

The Chinese love Trump, because.....

When inequality is better than equality