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Islam’s Religious War with Everyone

by Daniel Greenfield Few divides are as impossible to bridge as those of religion. You either believe or you don’t. When it comes to Islam, non-Muslims are expected to take its goodwill on faith. If you believe your eyes and ears, Islam and violence go together like peanut butter and jelly. But if you believe … Continue reading

Five-star jihad

Like a surreal version of the hit MTV series ‘Cribs,’ a British jihadist films video touring an extremist base in Syria. (Photo courtesy: YouTube) Al Arabiya News Monday, 21 April 2014 “Five-star jihad” in Syria doesn’t exist, according to one British jihadist fighting in the crisis-torn country who has uploaded a video to YouTube to … Continue reading

Palestinian Terrorism: Funded by the EU

by Joseph Puder In his ploy to avoid negotiations with Israel that might actually force him to make such minimal concessions as “ending the conflict” with Israel, and recognizing Israel as the “state of the Jewish people,” Mahmoud Abbas, Chairman of the Palestinian Authority (PA), can count on the European Union (EU) to support him. … Continue reading

Pakistan Library renamed for Bin Laden

After his death, the United States confirmed that Pakistani officials knew about bin Laden’s presence in Pakistan. By: Lori Lowenthal Marcus A seminary for women in Pakistan renamed its library to honor the former al Qaeda leader whom they refer to as the “martyr” Osama bin Laden, according to a report in The Express Tribune. … Continue reading

Ahh, Syria.. (Graphic)

Shockingly barbaric massacre of Syrian soldiers and families by U.S.-backed anti-Assad Regime Islamic jihadists (WARNING: Very Graphic) These massacres were committed in rural Idlib in two little villages. According to several sources, 7 Syrian soldiers who were taken hostage by terrorists, were brutally slaughtered alongside with their families. LiveLeak This savage massacre took place in the village … Continue reading

Islamist Turkey Plans “Gay Prisons”

by Daniel Greenfield No sorry, nothing to see here. It’s a Muslim government which means it can’t be bigoted. Time to get outraged about an Italian pasta company or a failing internet browser. Turkish homosexual rights groups expressed alarm at a government-led project to build prisons only for criminals who declare themselves as homosexuals, saying … Continue reading

The Middle East War on Christians

By Ron Prosor This week, as Jews celebrate the Passover holiday, they are commemorating the Bible’s Exodus story describing a series of plagues inflicted on ancient Egypt that freed the Israelites, allowing them to make their way to the Holy Land. But over the past century, another exodus, driven by a plague of persecution, has … Continue reading

Iran to Execute Woman for Fending Off a Rapist

Jeannie DeAngelis In Iran, after spending seven years in prison, 26-year-old former interior designer Rayhaneh Jabbari is due to be hanged for defending herself against a rapist. Rayhaneh stabbed Iranian physician Morteza Abdolali Sarbandi with a pocketknife, after she said he attempted to drug and rape her.  The head of the Iranian judiciary upheld Rayhaneh’s … Continue reading

Islam and Human Rights

by Majid Rafizadeh Recently, I met a Syrian Salafist while speaking to Leaders of Democracy Fellows about the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, Islam and human rights violations in Syria. The individual who lives in Syria, and who seems to sympathize with Jubhat Al- Nusrah (Al-Nusrah Front), drew several distinctions between Islamic objectives of the global … Continue reading

Boko Haram’s Sick Hatred of Schoolgirls

Christopher Dickey The abduction of 200 female students from northern Nigeria was not the first attack on girls’ education by the al Qaeda-linked group—and it won’t be the last. The numbers were shocking: “Nigerian Unrest: Gunmen abduct ‘about 100 schoolgirls’” headlined the BBC after guerrillas believed to belong to the al Qaeda-allied group Boko Haram … Continue reading

Anti-Israel resolution fails – in Dearborn

Dearborn is the epicenter of the Arab community in the US – it was 30% Arab in 2000 and estimated to have a  much higher percentage today –  so this is pretty impressive. And completely ignored by the Israel-haters. From The Arab-American News: The University of Michigan-Dearborn Faculty Congress voted on Monday, March 7 [sic, … Continue reading