French General Philippe Pétain went from WWI hero to WWII traitor. He became an agent of the Nazis and even helped round up Jews for trips to concentration camps. Did Pétain suddenly become diabolically evil? Such traitors are devoid of a conscience. But what of men who have a conscience but ignore it while twisting […]
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When did John McC(Pet)ain become a Traitor?
By Ben Barrack Like French General Philippe Pétain in World War I, John McCain has seen war up close. Also like Pétain, McCain was largely considered a war hero, though for different reasons; McCain had been a POW for several years and was tortured. Pétain was widely regarded as the Lion of Verdun for his […]
Did former leader in Geert Wilders’ Party succumb to Philippe Petain syndrome?
His name is Arnoud Van Doorn. Until recently, he was a leader in the anti-Islam political party founded by Geert Wilders. He also was a producer for the controversial film Fitna. Now, he is a convert to Islam. Via the Saudi Gazette (h/t DW): Former Dutch Islamophobe and a former leading member of far-right Dutch […]
‘Tis the Season for Treason
In a video, Bill Whittle explained the difference between a ‘traitor’ and a ‘turncoat’. The former describes an individual who actively fights against his nation because he/she opposes it based on ideology, principles, or some agenda. The latter describes an individual who changes sides because the enemy is winning. In the case of America’s most […]