Tagged with Islam

#Islam: The Al Aqsa Libel: A Brief History

by Kenneth Levin Repeated claims in recent weeks by Palestinian Authority president Mahmoud Abbas that Israel was attacking or otherwise threatening the Al Aqsa mosque on the Temple Mount, and Abbas’s calls for Palestinians and other Muslims to take action to defend Al Aqsa and “purify” the Temple Mount, have been a key factor in … Continue reading

Another wave of Boko Haram attacks

By Laura Grossman Currently ranked fourth in the 2014 Global Terrorism Index, Nigeria is suffering another wave of attacks in the northeast by the terrorist group Boko Haram. On Nov. 20, Boko Haram fighters killed 48 fish sellers in an attack near the Chadian border. Without using guns, the terrorists slit the throats of some … Continue reading

Report Reveals US Schools Whitewashing Hamas, PA

Parents group demands answers after report shows Newton, MA public schools alter Hamas and PA charters, accept Israel’s destruction. By Ari Yashar Gaza exhibit on recent operation (illustration) Abed Rahim Khatib Parents groups are up in arms after a recent report found public schools in Newton, Massachusetts presented whitewashed versions of Hamas and Palestinian Authority … Continue reading

Is Russia Banning Islam?

by Raymond Ibrahim Russia appears to be taking serious moves to combat the “radicalization” of Muslims within its border. Recent pro-Islamic reports are complaining that Russia is banning the Islamic hijab—the headdress Islamic law requires Muslim women to wear—and, perhaps even more decisively, key Islamic scriptures, on the charge that they incite terrorism. In the … Continue reading

Islamism, Islamofascism, and Islam

By G. Murphy Donovan   Words matter. Alas, neologisms come into the language all the time, especially when the drama index is high. Ironically, polemicists on the Right and Left abhor words like Islamism. Liberals think the word unfairly links radicals or terrorists with religion. Some on the Left, team Obama for example, would have … Continue reading

TEXAS: SAUDI MUSLIM detained at Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio for crashing through gate with explosives reportedly found in his vehicle

BNI An early Monday morning TODAY  show report says no explosives were found, but other reports say there were. I suppose we’ll never know for sure. CBS  (h/t Reader) Officials at Fort Sam Houston say they’ve taken into custody the driver of a vehicle that military officials say contained explosive materials, and which sparked a lockdown … Continue reading

Obama BFF Erdogan: women not equal to men

Turkey’s President Tayyip Erdogan, accompanied by his wife Emine Erdogan, attends the opening ceremony of an imam-hatip school in Ankara Nov. 18, 2014. (Reuters) Dasha Afansieva and Daren Butler | Reuters, Istanbul Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan told a meeting on women’s rights on Monday that gender equality was contrary to nature and said feminists did … Continue reading

Al Jazeera Praises Synagogue Massacre of Rabbis

by Daniel Greenfield Al Jazeera is run by Qatar which sponsors such moderate peaceful organizations as Hamas and ISIS. So this op-ed is no surprise. What is surprising is the willingness of the media to pretend that Osama bin Laden’s favorite media outlet is a legitimate news organization. Referring to the attack by two Muslim … Continue reading

Al-Shabab terrorists kill 28 non-Muslims in Kenya bus

By AP NAIROBI, Kenya — Al-Shabab terrorists from Somalia hijacked a bus in Kenya’s north and killed 28 non-Muslims on board after they had been singled out from the rest of the passengers, police officials said Saturday. Two police officers said that the bus traveling to the capital Nairobi with 60 passengers was hijacked 31 … Continue reading

Obama: Helping Terror Go Nuclear

Last Tuesday’s terror attack on a Jerusalem synagogue killed five people: four rabbis (including three born in the USA) and a Druze police officer. Two Jerusalem Arabs entered during morning prayers and attacked worshipers with knives, meat cleavers, and a handgun. Congress showed moral clarity when blaming the horrors on Hamas and Palestinian Authority incitement, … Continue reading

Robert Spencer for President 2016

Robert Spencer  On November 16, 2014, I gave a keynote address at the David Horowitz Freedom Center’s Restoration Weekend at The Breakers in West Palm Beach, Florida. Below is the text I prepared, which many people who were present asked me to post here as a reference for actual presidential candidates. I departed from this … Continue reading

Indonesian police criticized over virginity tests

Indonesian women currently make up about three percent of the 400,000-strong police force. (File photo: Reuters) AFP | Jakarta Indonesia’s national police were urged Tuesday to halt virginity tests for women applying to join the force in the world’s most populous Muslim-majority country with Human Rights Watch saying the practice was harmful and humiliating. The … Continue reading

Is Britain the New Lebanon?

By Tiffany Tryniszewski   You can’t sign on to your social media account or open a newspaper without seeing another horrifying account of the brutality imposed by Islamic terrorist organizations like ISIS, Hamas, Hezb’allah, Boko Haram, and al-Qaeda, to name a few.  Modern-day terrorist groups are up front and astonishingly clear about their motives – … Continue reading