Bart Ehrman is a New Testament scholar; according to Answering Muslims, "Muslims love to quote Bart Ehrman, because Ehrman criticizes the New Testament....he holds that it hasn't been perfectly preserved, that it contains contradictions, and that it isn't the inspired Word of God..."
FrontPage Magazine 18 October 2011
By Bruce Bawer
Muslims have been persecuting Christians ever since the time of Muhammed. But in the wake of the so-called "Arab Spring,” such activity seems to be on the rise throughout much of the Islamic world, now that Muslims in several countries are enjoying greater freedom to do things they felt more restrained from doing before. Christians are being beaten and murdered, churches attacked and destroyed.
Hudson New York 18 October 2011
By Soeren Kern
British Prime Minister David Cameron has announced a series of wide-ranging reforms aimed at cracking down on illegal immigration and visa fraud in order to "reclaim our borders and send illegal immigrants home."
Speaking at the London-based Institute for Government, Cameron said on October 10 that in the future, immigrants applying for visas to live in Britain must show that they can speak English, and must also prove they have the financial resources to support themselves while in the country.
Elder of Ziyon 18 October 2011
The New York Review of Books has a very good, evenhanded eyewitness account of the massacre of Copts inEgypt last week. There is enough blame to go around - the government, the TV station, Muslim thugs, and Egyptian civilians..
Gates of Vienna 18 October 2011
The following story from Germany concerns a sort of rehab program for leftist fanatics. The translator includes this note:
youtube 18 October 2011
Islam Extremism in Flanders A threat to Europe, to our values and norms, to our civilization!
The Norwegian state television service (NRK) is not known for its hard-hitting investigative reporting on the Islamization of Norway. When dealing with the UK, however, it is willing to take a close look at official British sharia courts, and the disparity between their decisions and the law of the land in Britain.
Many thanks to John M. for the translation, and to Vlad Tepes for subtitling this video:
GREEN BAY - For those who follow the Islamic faith, prayer, and when it's done, is extremely important. "We have five obligatory prayers a day,” said Mohamed Zakarya. "There are certain guidelines and rules for why we pray on time, it's not like we like to do it, it's an obligation.”