Hospitals reveal shock number of FGM victims in the capital

The Islamist Watch 18 October 2014
By Martin Bentham and Anna Davis

Nearly 1,000 women and girls suffering from female genital mutilation were being treated in London hospitals last month, the first official figures on the barbaric practice

 

"Islam turned out to be the religion that appealed to my feminist ideals”

The Jihad Watch 18 October 2014
By Robert Spencer

Would CNN ever run an article entitled, "I’m a feminist, and I converted to Christianity”? Or "I’m a feminist, and I converted to Judaism”? You know the answer. As far as the

 

Islamic State Actually Has More Support In Britain Than In Arab Nations

The Huffington Post 18 October 2014
By Jessica Elgot

The Islamic State group has substantially less support in Arab nations than it does in European countries, including Britain, according to a new report into attitudes towards

 

Video: Ben Shapiro: The Myth of the Tiny Radical Muslim Minority

Blazing Cat Fur 17 October 2014
By Ben Shapiro

 

Islam: More ‘Like the Mafia’ than Bill Maher Knows

Frontpage Mag 17 October 2014
By Raymond Ibrahim


During a recent debate on HBO’s Real Time, host Bill Maher declared that Islam is "the only religion that acts like the mafia, that will f***ing kill you if you say the wrong thing, draw the wrong picture, or write the wrong book.” Maher was apparently referring to Islam’s "blasphemy” laws, which ban on

 

German jihadist in Syria threatens 'filthy' Merkel

The Local 17 October 2014

In a video released on Wednesday and shot in Aleppo, Syria, the Islamist, reportedly from North Rhine-Westphalia, attacks Merkel. The German jihadist, who has the name Abu

 

Isis: German Chechen Arrested for 'Training With Islamic State' and Video Urging Muslims to 'Kill Unbelievers'

International Business Times 17 October 2014
By Gianluca Mezzofiore

A Chechen man and his wife travelling with their child has been arrested in Austria for allegedly training with Islamic State (Isis) fighters in Syria, according to local

 

Video: European Islamic State Militants Threaten To 'Chop Off Their Heads'

Opposing Views 17 October 2014
By Khier Casino

Islamic State militants in Syria and Iraq have released a new video showing fighters threatening to "chop off” the heads of Western soldiers sent to fight them. In the

 

Mosque Money Government Minister: An 'Islamist' With a 'Hidden Agenda'

Breitbart 17 October 2014
By Oliver Lane

A Swedish, Muslim minister has been accused of being an "Islamist” with a "hidden agenda” by a former member of parliament who said his inclusion in the government signalled

 

On the Mechanics of Defamation

Sam Harris Blog 17 October 2014
By Sam Harris


Let me briefly illustrate how this works. Although I could cite hundreds of examples from the past two weeks alone, here is what I woke up to this morning: Some person who goes by the name of @dan_verg_ on Twitter took the most easily misunderstood sentence in The End of Faith out of (its absolutely essential) context

 

UK: up to 600,000 children having suffered sexual abuse

Sheikyer Mami 17 October 2014
By Andre Walker

It is likely that more child-abuse cases like the recent Rotherham grooming scandal will come to light, one of the most senior police officers in the UK has claimed. Simon

 

Nearly 500 new FGM cases identified

BBC News Online 17 October 2014

NHS figures show 467 newly identified cases of girls and women needing treatment after female genital mutilation in England last month. A further 1,279 people, who had

 

Islam and the Mother Lode of Bad Ideas: In Defense of Sam Harris

IVN 17 October 2014
By Andrew Gripp

The spat between Ben Affleck, Sam Harris, and Bill Maher on the HBO’s Real Time with Bill Maher over Islam has become so heated and escalated that even 10 days hence, it has

 

The Kensington Mosque at the Heart of Britain's ISIS Defectors

Breitbart 17 October 2014
By Oliver Lane

A counter-terrorism expert has identified a large West-London mosque as being the key common factor between the young British Muslims who go to fight for the Islamic State, a

 

British jihadis returning from Syria will face 'full weight of the law'

London Evening Standard 17 October 2014

Cabinet minister Justine Greening today warned that the "full weight of the law” will be used against British jihadis returning from Syria. She said government was working

 

Polish missionary priest kidnapped by Central African Republic militia

Christian Today 17 October 2014
By Mark Woods

A Polish Catholic missionary has been kidnapped by eight armed men in Central African Republic (CAR) who are demanding the release of their leader in return for the priest's

 

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan Will Do Nothing to Stop the Islamic State

Breitbart 17 October 2014
By Jordan Schachtel

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan has done nothing to stop the advances of the Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL) jihadi group rampaging through Iraq and Syria while killing scores of

 

With friends like Turkey, who needs enemies?

The Telegraph 17 October 2014
By Con Coughlin

For a country that is supposed to be a pivotal Nato ally, Turkey sure has a strange way of showing loyalty to its friends in their hour of need. Ankara’s support in the battle

 

Denmark: Isis Fighters Warmly Welcomed Home by the Psychiatrists

International Business Times 17 October 2014
By Tabatha Kinder

Denmark has one of the most serious jihadist problems in Europe, with the number of its nationals going off to fight alongside terrorist groups like Isis (Islamic State) beaten

 

Inside Denmark's Radical Jihadist Rehabilitation Programme

Newsweek 17 October 2014
By Elisabeth Braw

"We dissociate ourselves from those people who worship democracy,” says the speaker in the recently released video. "The only one we should worship and follow is Allah.”

 

Kosovo 'jihad' boy home from Syria after secret operation

BBC News Online 17 October 2014

An eight-year-old boy from Kosovo has been reunited with his mother after his jihadist father kept him for five months in Syria. Kosovo's Prime Minister, Hashim Thaci, said

 

Counter-terror chief reveals scale of extremist threat to UK

The Week 17 October 2014

Police resources are being "stretched" as the number of operations to prevent extremist attacks reaches its highest level for years, Britain's most senior counter-terrorism

 

Video: Westerners in ISIS Threaten Countries of Origin

Israel National News 17 October 2014
By Dalit Halevy and Tova Dvorin

Islamic State (ISIS) released a new propaganda video, designed to recruit more young Muslims from around the world to join its jihadist ranks, and to discourage the international coalition

 

Turkey Loses U.N. Security Council Seat in Huge Upset

Newsweek 17 October 2014
By Benny Avni

In a tremendous upset, Turkey lost a contest in the United Nations General Assembly, exposing increasingly contentious frictions with some of its neighbors and world

 

Video: Elisabeth Sabaditsch-Wolff, ESW, at the Institute on Religion and Democracy

Right Side News 17 October 2014
By Baron Bodissey

On September 12, 2014, Elisabeth Sabaditsch-Wolff and Sister Hatune Dogan gave a presentation at a breakfast meeting hosted by Faith McDonnell at the Institute on Religion and

 

No one to talk to

The Economist 17 October 2014

When British Islamists killed 52 people with suicide-bombs in London in 2005, the government worked closely with the Muslim Council of Britain (MCB) to co-ordinate public

 

Yemeni man sues Germany over US drone attack that killed his relatives

RT 17 October 2014

A Yemeni man is suing the German government after two of his relatives were killed by a US drone strike in 2012. He says Germany is liable as they allowed Washington to use the

 

Germany Clamps Down on Flow of Fighters to Islamic State

Bloomberg 17 October 2014
By Rainer Buergin and Arne Delfs

Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government is planning legal changes that will allow it to keep Germans from leaving to join groups such as Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, Interior

 

Accused: 'We are not extreme - we are normal'

Asian Image 17 October 2014

A British man accused of plotting a potential Mumbai-style attack was secretly recorded ranting in his car saying: " Terrorist - that's a great word," a court heard. Erol

 

German Muslim couple "took child to Syria jihad”

Atlas Shrugs 17 October 2014

A Munich man and woman have been arrested in Austria on charges of joining jihadist groups fighting in Syria, where they had travelled with the woman’s young son, officials

 
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