Entries by Marvin A. Treiger

The Bigger Meaning of Schumer’s Speech in a Nutshell

Estimated Reading Time: 3 minutes

Senator Schumer’s speech during which he called for “regime change” in the government of a democratic ally on the floor of the Senate was unprecedented in American history. Let that sink in. It reflects a new level of anti-democratic big power arrogance designed to achieve for Hamas and the Jihadists the victory they cannot achieve […]

Weekend Read: A Tale of Two Lies – Part II: The Two-State Solution

Estimated Reading Time: 8 minutes

Editors’ Note: We suggest also reading Part 1 of A Tale of Two Lies – Jewish Settler Colonialism published two weeks ago in The Prickly Pear. The author’s accurate history of the state of Israel and the well documented distortions presented to the world since 1948 are particularly relevant to the existential threat Israel is […]

The Real Purpose Behind Biden’s SOTU Speech

Estimated Reading Time: 4 minutes

“It was a word salad on speed.” Dr. Carol Lieberman, forensic psychiatrist Biden’s speech achieved the singular objective Jill and his other handlers had set for Joe’s speech in spades. Their objective was simple. Keep the Democratic hounds from bumping him from the ballot. The whole performance was designed to ward off the growing internal […]

Weekend Read: A Tale Of Two Lies – Part 1: Jewish Settler Colonialism 

Estimated Reading Time: 6 minutes

Are there settler-colonial states in the modern era? Of course, there are. The best example of such a state is Tibet. The Chinese invaded Tibet in 1959. In the past 40 years and counting, 1.2 million Tibetans have been killed constituting one/fifth of the population. The occupiers have destroyed 6,000 monasteries arguably exceeding the total […]

Weekend Read: Review of Two Books by Alan Dershowitz 

Estimated Reading Time: 5 minutes

Alan Dershowitz began composing War Against the Jews: How to End Hamas Barbarism on October 8, the day after Hamas’ horrific attack. He set aside all his other projects to produce this tome in 32 days. Alan is extraordinarily well qualified for this task. He personally knows and has conferred with Israel’s Prime Minister Netanyahu, […]

Vilnius, NATO & American Attitudes: A Take On The Bigger Picture

Estimated Reading Time: 6 minutes

Editors’ Note: The Prickly Pear welcomes varying opinions and interpretations of issues both domestic and international. The following article by Marvin A. Treiger concerning the Ukraine Russian war accompanies Victor Davis Hanson’s article about the history of Russian war fighting and the implications for the current and future situation on the ground in Ukraine and […]

The History of BLM Matters

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Look. Let’s get this clear. Black Lives Matter as a civil rights slogan is perfect. Who could disagree? The phrase simply states what ought to be obvious to anyone who isn’t a racist. Matters grow more complicated when someone states “All Lives Matter” or “Blue Lives Matter.” Quickly, one is marginalized and even attacked as […]

Critical Race Theory Critiqued

Estimated Reading Time: 2 minutes

“When people get used to preferential treatment, equal treatment seems like discrimination.” Thomas Sowell Critical Theory is an umbrella term designating innumerable modes of revolutionary inquiry. The theories originated in the Frankfurt School and in Post-modernism. These may include critical race theory, critical psychiatry, critical literary theory, etc. The list proliferates. What they all have […]