Posted in February 2013

OIC Ramps Up Islamophobia Campaign

  The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has long been on the forefront of the Islamist mission to establish the equivalent of Islamic blasphemy laws in the West.  Now, during its 12th Islamic Summit held in Cairo February 7-8, 2013, the OIC set forth new and creative ways to silence, and ultimately criminalize criticism of … Continue reading

Blog: Islamists’ Primary Target

Blog: Islamists’ Primary Target. Two articles that appeared yesterday reveal an astonishing lack of historical perspective. Both of them were written by people for whom I have a great deal of respect, Jonathan Tobin and Andrew McCarthy. Tobin and McCarthy point to the World Trade Center bombing in 1993 as “The Day the War on … Continue reading

Hezbollah’s Drugs and Blood Diamonds in Europe

Hezbollah trafficking in drugs and conflict diamonds should be reason enough for European Union sanctions.  Europe would only be strengthening its own position in Lebanon, not giving Hezbollah a reason to grab total power.   But if Hezbollah does make a move, it wouldn’t have been possible if the EU hadn’t been so permissive about their … Continue reading

Terrorism Without End

Terrorism Without End. &nbsp The reason why the Israeli-Palestinian peace process is doomed can be summed up in a paragraph. The Arab populations left in political limbo when Israel recaptured in 1967 the territory that it had lost to Egypt and Jordan in 1948 exist only as a strategic weapon of disruption. They have been … Continue reading

#myjihad Philadelphia and it’s Burqa Crisis

    Philadelphia, the city where I live, has quietly and unassumedly become the capital of the Western world as regards female Islamic garb as an accessory to crime.Reprinted from By Daniel Pipes. First, a tutorial on Islamic coverings, all of which tend to be called veils in English but fall into three main categories. … Continue reading

#myjihad Saudi Arabia: Interfaith Hypocrisy

What does one make of the gross contradictions that emerge when a human-rights violating nation calls for “dialogue,” even as it enforces religious intolerance on its own turf? by: Raymond Ibrahim   In principle, it is a decent thing: Christians, Jews, Muslims and others trying to reach a common ground and professing mutual respect. Enter … Continue reading

The Cold Arab Spring

Observers of the first turbulent days of the Arab awakening could have been forgiven for predicting the triumph of Western values of liberty. Scenes of girls fearlessly marching on the palaces of the anciens régimes evoked the French Revolution. Women led rallies heralding Tripoli’s liberation from 42 years of Colonel Muammar el-Qaddafi’s dictatorship and earned … Continue reading

Originally posted on BBC Watch:
Can you imagine how many heart-rending, finger-wagging reports would have been produced by the BBC if Israel had taken to flooding the Gaza Strip’s smuggling tunnels in order to put them out of operation? In particular, can you imagine the outrage if – as has been claimed – such flooding…

Al Jazeera Star: Death to Apostates

Sheikh Yusuf al-Qaradawi, host of a popular Al Jazeera television show and a highly influential Islamic cleric with a long history of poisonous views toward women, homosexuals and Jews, has now sanctioned the killing of those who leave Islam. The 86-year-old Egyptian-born cleric, who has been called the spiritual and intellectual leader of Egypt’s Muslim … Continue reading

Islamic Assassination: Silencing Freedom Fighters

Tunisia, one of the most secular Arab countries in modern times—and the first country to experience the “Arab Spring”—was also recently the first Arab country to experience an Islamic assassination since the Arab Spring began.  The BBC explains: Tunisian opposition politician Chokri Belaid has been shot dead outside his home in the capital, Tunis.  Relatives … Continue reading

Getting Gored: Michael Mann’s Apocalyptic Prophecies and Al Jazeera’s Green Jihad Read more: Follow us: @AmericanThinker on Twitter | AmericanThinker on Facebook

Getting Gored: Michael Mann’s Apocalyptic Prophecies and Al Jazeera’s Green Jihad By Mark Musser In a recent interview, Al Gore lamely defended the sale of his ailing Current TV channel to Al Jazeera because of the network’s strong coverage of Climate Change — something which Al Gore thinks the American media needs to emulate.  Shockingly, … Continue reading

The State of Global Jihad Online

Aaron Y. Zelin New America Foundation February 2013 An in-depth analysis of past and present chatter on prominent jihadist internet forums, including its implications for extremist ideological penetration in the West. Download PDF More than eleven years after the 9/11 attacks and nearly a decade since the rise of popular online jihadist internet forums, there … Continue reading