Jihadist Market Manipulation

    While liberal pols’ and journalists’ antagonist in their ongoing demon of the week drama is currently oil speculators, other more insidious market actors could be in action causing deeper and more lasting harm. According to a recent post on the Terror Finance blog by Dr. Rachel Ehrenfeld and Alyssa A. Lappen, the war on Islamic Fascism should also include an understanding of Shari’a finance and | Read More »

    Let Them Eat Yellow Cake

    Texas and US Lag Unlikely Player in Nuclear Energy This morning’s Wall Street Journal piece on nuclear energy by William Tucker is one of the most cogent yet easy to understand stories I’ve seen on the virtues of nuclear energy and the arguments of nuclear opponents. Money quotes: While we may be at a turning point, one enormous question still hangs over this revival of | Read More »