Europe’s compassionate capitulation to Islam’s siege

As the new year unfolds, we look forward with the hope that this will finally be the year where the world comes to its senses and a semblance of peace will enshroud the planet.

Given the present global environment, of course, we all know that such wishes are merely a pipe-dream that will not even survive through January, much less the rest of the year.

That is not a pessimistic assessment so much as it is a realistic evaluation of what the future holds.