Raping and Beheading the Faithful

Muslim Persecution of Christians, August 2014 by Raymond Ibrahim Muslims beheading Christians was a visibly growing spectacle throughout the month of August. Islamic State [IS] militants cut off a Christian man’s head—after compelling him to say the shehada, the Islamic profession of faith, “There is no god but Allah and Muhammad is his messenger.” When … Continue reading

Moroccan F-16 Carry Out Airstrikes Against ISIS

Rabat – Moroccan F-16s have reportedly carried out their first air raids against the strongholds of the terrorist organization the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, formerly known as ISIS or ISIL. According to daily newspaper Akhbar Al Yaoum in its December 10th issue, four F-16 Moroccan fighters have begun bombing locations belonging to the Islamic … Continue reading

ISIS: Stay at Home Radicals

Abigail R. Esman Across Europe and America, governments and intelligence officials are struggling to address the problem of Western Muslims who join the jihad in Syria – and then come back home again. But in the process, they may be missing the bigger threat: the ones who never left. Counterterrorism experts agree that the danger … Continue reading

Say hello to iJihad

Murtaza Haider Updated Dec 10, 2014 05:57pm In the not so distant future, the fight to win over Muslims will move from battle and oil fields to digital domains. —AP Not to be outdone by the rest in the Internet age, the Jihadists have readily embraced modern communication technologies. From their recruitment videos on YouTube … Continue reading

The Islamic Obama Doctrine

By Richard Butrick   The president has backed Muslim Brotherhood (MB) policy objectives in the Middle East and North Africa every step of the way. Generally, the MB has sought to depose or dispatch leaders in the Ummah who are seen as “Westernized” MINOs (Muslims in name only) and thereby slander the legacy of the … Continue reading

Even the Pope Calls on the World to End ISIS Barbarism

David Singer Pope Francis has considerably upped the ante in enlisting spiritual leader of the world’s Orthodox Christians – Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I – to sign a joint Common Declaration demanding an end to international indifference regarding Islamic State barbarism being perpetrated against religious minorities in Syria and Iraq. The Common Declaration constitutes an impassioned … Continue reading

ISIS: Slavery for Dummies

Jamie Dettmer They’ve enslaved thousands of Yazidi women—and now the militants must follow ‘rules’ laid out in an awful new list of dos and don’ts, from treatment of virgins to reasons for beating. Whom can you enslave? What can you do with female slaves? Can you beat them and have sex with them? The militants … Continue reading

Egypt arrests 25 men in gay bathhouse raid

By AP Eight Egyptian men convicted for ‘inciting debauchery’ following their appearance in a video of an alleged same-sex wedding party on a Nile boat leave the defendant’s cage in a courtroom in Cairo, Egypt, November 1, 2014. (photo credit: AP/Hassan Ammar, File) CAIRO — Egyptian security forces raided a bathhouse and arrested 25 men … Continue reading

Islamic State support grows in Jordan

Backers of Mideast’s most extremist group are laying low after surprise show of strength in protests last summer By Mohammed Daraghmeh and Karin Laub In this photo taken Oct. 27, 2014, a poster with a picture of a late Jordanian Salafi Jihadi, who was killed by Syrian government forces while fighting alongside Jabhat al-Nusra, or … Continue reading

Breaking Bad Tehran

In less than a decade, methamphetamine use has skyrocketed in Iran to the point where now about 345,000 Iranians are considered addicts. (File photo courtesy: http://cdiiran.org) Babak Dehghanpisheh | Reuters – Beirut Women in headscarves and men in tatty clothes puff on a glass pipe as smoke swirls around their faces. The pictures published by … Continue reading

Egypt arrests 33 men for alleged debauchery

In November, a Cairo court sentenced eight men to three years in jail for ‘inciting debauchery and offending public morality’ after video footage of an alleged gay marriage went viral on the Internet. (Video still) AFP, Cairo Thirty-three men have been arrested in a night-time police raid on a Cairo bathhouse for alleged “debauchery”, a … Continue reading