Austria: Springboard for Global Jihad

Gatestone Institute 27 August 2014
By Soeren Kern

The Austrian government has announced plans to improve its intelligence gathering and analysis capabilities in an urgent effort to crack down on would-be jihadists in the country.

 

Real or imagined: Racism 'fear' over Rotherham child abuse

BBC News Online 27 August 2014
By Katie Hall

A "taboo" subject, "ignoring a politically inconvenient truth", threatening "community cohesion", "fear of being thought racist". The report which revealed the abuse of more than 1,400 children in Rotherham - mainly by men of Pakistani heritage - found many reasons why the shocking scale of child sexual exploitation in the South Yorkshire town remained hidden.

 

The Islamic State Has Nothing to Do With Islam?

Frontpage Mag 27 August 2014
By Robert Spencer

Whatever they may disagree about, Western leaders are in complete agreement about one thing: the new self-styled caliphate, the Islamic State, has nothing whatsoever to do with Islam. It’s a comforting, reassuring vision for Western non-Muslims facing a massive influx of Muslim immigrants and jittery about the prospect of Islamic terrorism, except for just one problem: it’s entirely false.

 

Au revoir, France

American Thinker 27 August 2014
By Carol Brown

If you ever doubted the direction France is headed, you need doubt no more. The headline reads: "One in six French people say they support ISIS”. Holy halal cow! That’s a lot of people (and I use that term loosely). So much for the narrative of the "moderate Muslim.”

 

U.S. Overlooks Global Terror Funding by Its 'Ally' Qatar

the Clarion Project 27 August 2014
By Ryan Mauro

    The Emir of Qatar Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani with Hamas head in Gaza Ismail Haniyeh during the emir's October 2012 visit to Gaza. During the visit, the emir pledged $400 million to the Hamas terrorist organization

Qatar is most likely the largest funder of Islamist terror in the world, yet the U.S. exempts it from being held accountable. Why?

 

The Caliphate Brings Trauma

Breaking Israel News 27 August 2014
By Daniel Pipes

Without warning, the ancient and long powerless institution of the caliphate returned to life on June 29, 2014. What does this event augur? The classic concept of the

 

Video: The Spread of the Caliphate: The Islamic State (Part 1)

youtube 26 August 2014
By VICE News

The Islamic State, a hardline Sunni jihadist group that formerly had ties to al Qaeda, has conquered large swathes of Iraq and Syria. Previously known as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), the group has announced their intention to reestablish the caliphate and declared their leader, the shadowy Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, as the caliph.

 

Obama's Willful Blindness

American Thinker 26 August 2014
By Ed Lasky

In America justice is supposed to be blind not our commander-in-chief. In Obama’s topsy-turvy America justice is not blind but our President is-and willfully so-when it comes

 

U.N. accuses Islamic State of mass killings

Himalayan Times 26 August 2014

GENEVA/ BAGHDAD: The United Nations on Monday condemned "appalling, widespread" crimes by Islamic State forces in Iraq, including mass executions of prisoners that could amount

 

This is What a Politically Correct Mental Breakdown Over ISIS Looks Like

FrontPage Mag 26 August 2014
By Daniel Greenfield

I had to keep reading this to the end to be sure it wasn’t a parody. But this is what happens when someone in denial digs a deeper hole to deny in and then a deeper one under