Von Hoffmann Award Nominee

"There is a specific jihadist connection here: “Just nine days ago, Norwegian authorities filed charges against Mullah Krekar, an infamous al Qaeda-affiliated terrorist who, with help from Osama bin Laden, founded Ansar al Islam – a branch of al Qaeda in northern Iraq – in late 2001.” This is a sobering reminder for those who think it’s too expensive to wage a war against jihadists," – Jennifer Rubin, responding to the Christianist mass murder in Norway.

Rubin subsequently had to retreat some, without fully copping to her direct assertion that Islamism, rather than Christianism, was behind the attack.