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David Solway

David Solway is a Canadian poet and essayist. He is the author of The Big Lie: On Terror, Antisemitism, and Identity, and is currently working on a sequel, Living in the Valley of Shmoon. His new book on Jewish and Israeli themes, Hear, O Israel!, was released by Mantua Books. His latest book is The Boxthorn Tree, published in December 2012. Visit his Website at www.davidsolway.com and his Facebook page here.
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Radical Islam’s War against the Past

Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 - by David Solway

The murder of the past is an effective form of cultural homicide.

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Let Us Count the Gulags

Friday, March 13th, 2015 - by David Solway

Why utopian dreams inevitably become totalitarian nightmares.

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What Is Israel to Do?

Monday, March 2nd, 2015 - by David Solway

Without its American ally, Israel goes it alone.

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Why Charlie?

Sunday, February 1st, 2015 - by David Solway

Free speech did not die with the Charlie Hebdo attack. It was already on its deathbed.

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Watching the World Fall Apart

Wednesday, January 14th, 2015 - by David Solway

Who are the real deniers?

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A Modest Proposal to Combat Islamic Violence

Friday, January 2nd, 2015 - by David Solway

How could we have missed it? To pacify the religion of peace, it’s time to Islamize Islam.

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Imagine a World Without America? Obama Can

Monday, December 1st, 2014 - by David Solway

Did the president watch Dinesh D'Souza's recent documentary as a how-to guide to weaken the republic?

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‘Politricks’ and the English Language

Thursday, November 27th, 2014 - by David Solway

In betraying language, Western progressives have betrayed the world of thought and the culture of freedom.

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How to Pick a President

Thursday, November 13th, 2014 - by David Solway

Let Barack Obama serve as a cautionary tale.

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We Have Met the Enemy

Monday, October 27th, 2014 - by David Solway

Some reflections on the current state of the West.

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Islam or Islamism: A Distinction without a Difference?

Friday, October 10th, 2014 - by David Solway

Defenders of moderate Islam tie themselves into logical knots.

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The New Colonizers

Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 - by David Solway

When prayer space is really occupied territory.

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The Obama Bomb

Friday, September 12th, 2014 - by David Solway

There is more than one kind of incendiary device.

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Sderot and Afterwards

Saturday, August 30th, 2014 - by David Solway

What goes for Israel goes for the U.S.

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A Light unto the Nations

Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 - by David Solway

Israel must preserve itself if it wishes its light to be seen.

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Where Have All the Flowers Gone?

Friday, August 1st, 2014 - by David Solway

A visit to a retirement residence conjures intimations of cultural senescence.

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No Alternative for Israel

Monday, July 14th, 2014 - by David Solway

What could be worse than Hamas? Seriously?

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The Time for Meaningful Action Has Come

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014 - by David Solway

There is only one sensible response to the abduction and murder of Israeli citizens.

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To Impeach or Not to Impeach

Wednesday, June 25th, 2014 - by David Solway

Obama isn't called The Lyin King for nothing.

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Future Fear

Friday, June 13th, 2014 - by David Solway

Is America on the brink of economic and social collapse?

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Why I Write

Thursday, March 6th, 2014 - by David Solway

Maintaining one’s convictions in the face of all the odds.

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Revisiting the Neighborhood

Sunday, February 9th, 2014 - by David Solway

Mosques are OK—on other people’s streets.

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Why Transform?

Sunday, December 22nd, 2013 - by David Solway

When America becomes Canada.

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What Will It Take?

Friday, December 13th, 2013 - by David Solway

Americans still seem willing to give a pass to the disaster in the White House.

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A Great Reckoning in a Little Room

Saturday, December 7th, 2013 - by David Solway

Obama’s deal with Iran is only one action in a concerted campaign to fatally weaken Israel.

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