Leading Egyptian presidential candidate is Islamic hardliner

Minneapolis Star Tribune 24 April 2012
By DAVID D. KIRKPATRICK

CAIRO - He has argued for barring women and non-Muslims from Egypt's presidency on the basis of Islamic law. He has called for a council of Muslim scholars to advise Parliament. He has a

 

Saudi Grand Mufti authorizes marriage to 10-yr-old girls

Examiner.com 24 April 2012
By Timothy Whiteman

The Grand Mufti of Saudi Arabia Sheikh Abdul Aziz bin Abdullah, or on formal occasions, Abd al-'Aziz ibn 'Abd Allah ibn Muhammad ibn 'Abd al-Lateef Aal ash-Shaikh, has given

 

Saudi sports commentator: ‘Allah slaughter me’ before Saudi women enter Olympics

The Daily Caller 24 April 2012
By Caroline May

While a few Americans might find women’s Olympic sports to be a little less exciting than men’s, likely none would take death over watching their countrywomen participate on the

 

Female circumcision anger aired in India

Deccan Chronicle 24 April 2012

Eleven years ago, Farida Bano was circumcised by an aunt on a bunk bed in her family home at the end of her 10th birthday party. The mutilation occurred not in Africa, where the practice

 

Britain: Muslim 'Cultural Sensitivity' Runs Amok

Gatestone Institute 23 April 2012
By Soeren Kern

The largest university in London plans to impose a ban on the sale of alcohol on campus to accommodate the "cultural sensitivity" of its Muslim students.

London Metropolitan University's Vice Chancellor, Malcolm Gillies, says it would be unwise to "cling" to a "nostalgic" view where the vast majority wants alcohol to be available. Instead, he says that he believes the university should take account of diverging views, namely those of Muslims, who now comprise 20% of the university's 30,000 students.

 

St George’s flag is a racist symbol says a quarter of the English

Telegraph.co.uk 23 April 2012
By Jasper Copping

The survey found that while 80 per cent linked the British flag with such feelings, only 61 per cent associated them with English one. By contrast, the Scottish and the Welsh were far

 

Finns MP Teuvo Hakkarainen reveals on facebook names of Somali rapists ...

Tundra Tabloids 23 April 2012

Vasarahammer: The names, addresses and social security numbers of the two perps have been circulating the internet for some time. The two rapists were returning home from Quran school when

 

100,000 women forced into illegal genital mutilation in the UK

DigitalJournal.com 23 April 2012
By John Thomas Didymus

London - Medics in the UK have carried out illegal genital mutilation procedure on 100,000 women in Britain, a new report claims. Some of the victims are as young as 10.

According to The Telegraph, Sunday Times investigators say they secretly filmed a doctor, a dentist and an alternative medicine practitioner allegedly willing to perform the illegal procedure or arrange for it to be done.

 

Toronto in Rage over ‘No God but Allah’ Subway Ads

Israel National News 23 April 2012
By Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu

A Toronto subway ad posted by a radical Islamist group and announcing to riders "There is no God but Allah", has infuriated area residents, but officials say the ad does not violate the

 

Iran and Hamas' Swiss enablers

Jerusalem Post 23 April 2012
By Benjamin Weinthal

I remember roughly two years ago in September of 2010 when Mark Dubowitz, the executive director of the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, and I uncovered the Swiss heavy earth-moving

 

Anders Behring Breivik denies contact with EDL

The Guardian 23 April 2012
By Helen Pidd

Anders Behring Breivik has denied having contact with the English Defence League, the anti-Islamic network formed in Britain in 2009. Giving evidence on the fifth day of his 10-week

 

European court 'tipped off Abu Qatada over deadline to help him make last-ditch appeal to stay'

Daily Mail 23 April 2012
By Brendan Carlin

European human rights judges have been accused of ‘alerting’ radical Muslim cleric Abu Qatada to the fact he still had time to lodge a last-ditch appeal against deportation. Furious Home

 

Turks to Get Same Rights in Europe’s Economy as EU Residents

British Freedom 23 April 2012

The Slog has obtained sight of an official Brussels Commission document which, while not confidential, has not as far as I can tell been the subject of MSM [mainstream media] coverage, or indeed any vote at all among MEPs. Although dated March 30th 2012 as a "proposal for a decision”, I can reveal that the decision has been approved and is already going ahead. It is to grant Turkish citizens the same residency and labour rights in Europe as existing EU citizens.

 

Islamists snatch back Swiss woman held hostage in Timbuktu

The Australian 23 April 2012

A SWISS woman abducted last week in rebel-held Timbuktu in northern Mali has been snatched from her captors by armed Islamists who want to free her, several security sources say. "On

 

Turkish mosque may come to Rochester

RocNow 23 April 2012
By ALICIA SMITH

A dream that’s been alive since 1969 may soon become reality for the Turkish Society of Rochester. The organization has reached the final stages of approval from the town of Chili to

 

Video: English Defence League will celebrate 3 years with Luton rally

Digital Journal 23 April 2012
By Richard Milnes

Luton - The English Defence League are planning to hold a national demonstration in Luton on Saturday, 5 May 2012. ‘Love Luton – Love the English Defence League’. An EDL facebook group is already spruiking the event as "the biggest demo to date”.

 

Pro-Hamas Exhibit Opens in France

the Algemeiner 23 April 2012
By Steven Emerson

The local government in the French city of Angouleme has provided a room for a pro-Hamas photography exhibit, a month after a French Islamist terrorist murdered a Rabbi and three Jewish

 

Gellner on the Unique Resistance of Islamic Societies to Secularization

andrewbostom.org 23 April 2012
By Andrew Bostom

Ernest Gellner (1925-1995) was a British-Czech philosopher and social anthropologist. His anthropological interests extended to Islamdom, notably the 1981 study Muslim Society. In 1995, an obituarist described Gellner as a “defender of positivism, empiricism and rationalism,” who,   “with cold clarity” and “sternness” critiqued “…religious and leftist seekers after umma…linguistic philosophy, relativism, psychoanalysis, and post-modernism.”

 

British TV crew arrested in Bahrain

France 24 23 April 2012

A team of journalists for Britain's Channel 4 News was arrested Sunday after covering Bahrain's Grand Prix race, which went ahead after a week of angry protests away from the F1 desert

 

British Freedom Oppose King’s Lynn Mosque Plan

British Freedom 23 April 2012
By Stephen Tweed

I am running a campaign against a planning application to convert a former King’s Lynn pub (above) into an ‘Islamic Community Centre’. There is considerable opposition to the plan, and

 

Turkish FM talks Palestine with Hamas chief

Hurriyet Daily News 23 April 2012

Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu met with Hamas chief Khaled Mashaal in Doha, the capital of Qatar, on April 21 to discuss the Arab-Israeli dispute and the reconciliation process between

 

Diamond Jubilee ‘derailed’ by Queen’s love for Muslim

The Sun 23 April 2012
By EMILY FAIRBAIRN

BRITAIN is set to go Diamond Jubilee crazy as the Queen marks 60 years on the throne. But just over a century ago the same celebration for her great-great-grandmother, Queen Victoria,

 

Why Are There Peaceful Muslims

Citizen Warrior 23 April 2012

A READER asked this question: "If the Koran was arranged out of chronological order and Mohammed started out a nice guy and then turned into a "Psycho-Killer," why don't some of his earlier, more peaceful teachings contradict his later, more violent teachings and consequently prevail?"

 

Six convicted in 'honour' beating with metal rods

The Local 23 April 2012

Six men in Hallsberg, central Sweden, have been convicted and sentenced to prison after the severe honour-related beating of a 19-year-old with metal rods at a gymThe young man turned up

 

Bosnia opens trial of Muslims for war crimes

Reuters 23 April 2012
By Maja Zuvela

Eight Bosnian Muslim wartime officials went on trial on Thursday accused of the torture and abuse of Serbs in detention camps near the Serb-besieged capital Sarajevo, 20 years after the

 

Medics filmed 'offering female circumcision'

The Independent 23 April 2012
By Tom Lawrence

Up to 100,000 women in Britain have been "circumcised", with medics across the country offering to carry out illegal genital mutilations on girls as young as 10, it was reported

 

Once Turkey recognizes Armenian Genocide, countries that have not done so will look ridiculous (INTERVIEW)

NEWS.am 23 April 2012
By Aram Gareginyan

Armenian Genocide recognition campaign is gaining pace in Europe and the Americas. Is it realistic to expect recognition from Turkey as the ultimate addressee? In his interview to Armenian

 

A myth-illogical apartheid

Renew America 23 April 2012
By Tabitha Korol

The Jews created one of the most progressive democracies in the world, most accepting of minorities, yet they're branded racist by Islamists, themselves severely discriminatory. Jews resettled peacefully in their homeland of 3,000+ years, but are called colonialists by those who seize land by force. Muslims are clearing their land of Christians in astounding numbers and carried out pogroms against Arab Jews, but Israel is accused of ethnic cleansing. Seven million Jews on 1/1,000th of the Mideastern land mass are called imperialist by 1.5 billion Arabs on their previously conquered continent.

 

Ministry caught in Muslim study leak lie

The Local 23 April 2012

Germany’s Interior Minister was forced to admit on Friday that his ministry had leaked a controversial study on young Muslims in the country to populist Bild newspaper – despite initial

 

Muslim gang jailed for kidnapping and raping two girls as part of their Eid celebrations

Daily Mail 23 April 2012
By Katherine Faulkner

A group of Muslim men who abducted and raped two teenage girls as part of their Eid celebrations laughed in court yesterday as they were jailed for a total of 38 years. The girls, aged

 
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