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Mary Jackson

Mary Jackson is a British editor for the New English Review, an Anglo-American online magazine of politics and culture, dedicated to celebrating the good in Western civilization and warning against that which would threaten it. Click here for the latest full-length articles, and here for the Iconoclast, the regularly updated Community Blog.
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Know Your Place: Britain’s Joe the Plumber Moment

Monday, May 3rd, 2010 - by Mary Jackson

Gordon Brown reminds us that there is no snob like a leftist snob.

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Don’t Leave It to the BNP to Stand Up for Britain

Saturday, October 31st, 2009 - by Mary Jackson

The British National Party offers little more than Holocaust denial and far-left economic policies that would ruin the UK.

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A Hijab Tax in Holland?

Sunday, October 11th, 2009 - by Mary Jackson

The Dutch politician missteps with his suggestion to tax wearers of the Muslim headscarf.

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Death as a Lifestyle Choice

Saturday, July 25th, 2009 - by Mary Jackson

Earlier this month, a Swiss assisted-suicide clinic helped a healthy man die with his terminal wife.

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Why Has Obama Got It In for Muslim Women?

Wednesday, June 10th, 2009 - by Mary Jackson

The president had a golden opportunity to stand up for women's rights in Cairo — but he chose to pander instead.

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Geert Wilders Respects Muslims, British Government Doesn’t

Tuesday, February 17th, 2009 - by Mary Jackson

The hasty decision to ban Wilders shows how the UK looks at Muslims not as people, but as savage beasts.

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Society Builds Wall Between Men and Children

Saturday, December 20th, 2008 - by Mary Jackson

Can a man talk to a kid in the park anymore without being seen as a pervert?

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Sex on the Beach No Excuse for Jihad

Friday, November 14th, 2008 - by Mary Jackson

Bad behavior in Arab countries should be condemned because it is wrong, not because it fuels radical Islam.

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Muslim Marriage Contracts: Equality or PR Stunt?

Monday, August 18th, 2008 - by Mary Jackson

Yet another attempt to make Sharia law more palatable to Britons.

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It’s Not Just Muslims: Christians Play the Victim Card, Too

Monday, July 28th, 2008 - by Mary Jackson

No matter what your religion, it's wrong to demand that the law bend to your faith.

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Sharia Law Not Coming to Britain — Yet

Sunday, July 13th, 2008 - by Mary Jackson

The failure of British leaders to condemn Sharia only emboldens the Islamists.

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A Hairdresser, a Hijab, and a ‘Hate Crime’

Tuesday, July 1st, 2008 - by Mary Jackson

The owner of a trendy London hair salon has to shell out $8,000 for hurting a veiled Muslim job applicant's feelings. Boo hoo.

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Muslim ‘No-Go Areas’ in Britain? Just Go There!

Thursday, June 12th, 2008 - by Mary Jackson

We should not pander to the assumed superiority of those who would intimidate us.

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Pig Tales, Pigtails, and Islamism

Wednesday, May 7th, 2008 - by Mary Jackson

Stories of Britain banning pigs in deference to Islam are distractions. The UK's real problem is highlighted by the conflict between a salon owner and a job applicant in a headscarf.

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Common Sense and Double Standards in ‘Campus Rape Myth’

Wednesday, April 16th, 2008 - by Mary Jackson

Heather MacDonald is right that campus rape statistics are overblown by administrators bent on redefining the term. Yet she also judges young women unfairly.

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Depression Is Not a Feminist Issue

Wednesday, March 19th, 2008 - by Mary Jackson

Mary Jackson takes Dennis Prager to the woodshed for confusing unhappiness with depression -- and blaming the latter on feminism.

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Jihad Made in Britain

Thursday, December 6th, 2007 - by Mary Jackson

British culture has been coarsened and cheapened by Muslims and non-Muslims alike. But Mary Jackson argues that Muslim rejection of English tradition and its exploitation of her society's failings is uniquely dangerous.

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