Al Monitor 23 April 2014
By Fehim Tastekin
On April 20, a solemn couple lit candles and prayed in a church in Derik, a town near Turkey’s ancient city of Mardin, that has come to symbolize religious peace. They were there all alone, for the Surp Kevork Armenian Church has neither a bishop nor any parishioners but them.
AINA 23 April 2014
By Daniel Greenfield
Few divides are as impossible to bridge as those of religion. You either believe or you don't. When it comes to Islam, non-Muslims are expected to take its goodwill on faith. If you believe your eyes and ears, Islam and violence go together like peanut butter and jelly. But if you believe Muslims and their spin doctors with academic degrees, Muslims are the victims of other religions.
West Info 23 April 2014
By Annalisa Lista
In the name of Sharia, men are seducing young girls outside the school gate, making them fall in love and then prostituting them out to family and friends. This is the scandalous phenomenon of grooming, which has been going on behind closed doors for over 20 years in the UK and has been denounced by the Law and Freedom Foundation.
the Algemeiner 22 April 2014
By Raymond Ibrahim
A new Danish statistical study finds that "Muslims [are] 218 percent more criminal in second generation than first.” While some of these crimes are clearly related to Islam – such asattacks on Muslim apostates to Christianity – others, such as rampant theft of non-Muslims, would appear banal, until one realizes that even robbery and plunder is justified by Islamic doctrine - as one UK Muslim cleric once clearly said.
BBC News 20 April 2014
By Frank Gardner
Gatestone Institute 20 April 2014
By Peter Martino
Last week, German politician David McAllister, the leading candidate of Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) for next month's European Parliament election, had a message for Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan. There is no room in the European Union, McAllister said, for "the Erdogan Turkey of 2014." The politician, whose father was Scottish, is the former Prime Minister of Lower Saxony, Germany's second largest state, and a heavyweight in Merkel's party.
FrontPage Magazine 20 April 2014
By Robert Spencer
With the first anniversary of the Boston Marathon jihad bombings now here (April 15), the New York Times made yet another attempt to exonerate the Obama Administration of responsibility for one of its manifest failures, claiming that an inspector general’s report on the bombings was an "exoneration of the F.B.I.,”
Daniel Pipes Middle East Forum 16 April 2014
By Safak Terzi
Daniel Pipes is one of the prominent conservative names in the United States. He is the founder of the Middle East Forum . … He is also one of the key individuals forwarding idea of the moderate Islam. We had a chance to evaluate recent developments in Turkey by phone with Mr. Pipes as he was in Paris on March 12.
Family Security Matters 16 April 2014
By Raymond Ibrahim
Who is ultimately responsible for the ongoing attacks on Christians and their churches throughout the Islamic world? Focusing on one of the most obvious nations where Christians are regularly targeted-Egypt's Coptic Christians-one finds that the "mob" is the most visible and obvious culprit.
PJ Media 16 April 2014
Despite their ongoing antagonisms—played out, prominently, on Fox News—a bizarre, shared apologetic has emerged which denies the irrefragable sanctioning of female genital mutilation/“circumcision” (FGM/C) by canonical Islamic tradition (“hadith”), and over 1100 years of authoritative, mainstream Islamic jurisprudence.
FrontPage Magazine 16 April 2014
By Enza Ferreri
Some of the "freedom fighters” who are at war against the evil tyrant Assad in Syria, the "rebels” whom both U.S. President Obama and British Prime Minister Cameron wanted to help, have now been re-classified as "the biggest threat to Britain’s security” and a "greater threat than al-Qaeda terrorists in Pakistan and Afghanistan.” The British Home Office identifies Syria as "the most significant development in global terrorism.”
youtube 16 April 2014
By Liberty GB
European elections 2014 hustings at the University of Kent.
The Wall Street Journal 15 April 2014
By Ayaan Hirsi Ali
On Tuesday, after protests by students, faculty and outside groups, Brandeis University revoked its invitation to Ayaan Hirsi Ali to receive an honorary degree at its commencement ceremonies in May. The protesters accused Ms. Hirsi Ali, an advocate for the rights of women and girls, of being "Islamophobic." Here is an abridged version of the remarks she planned to deliver.
Communities Digital News 14 April 2014
By James Richard Edwards
The term ‘Islamophobia’ was created by Islamofacists and their elitist progressive allies in higher education and the media to stifle and shut down debate about the true, barbaric nature of Islam and to attack and very successfully minimize free speech throughout the free world.
The 405 Media 14 April 2014
By Stephen Crawford
It occurred to me, a while back, that I’d never heard anyone use the word Christophobia. It seemed to me that, given the world’s great post-modern fear of Christian morality, accusations of Christophobia ought to abound.
FrontPage Magazine 11 April 2014
By Robert Spencer
Brandeis University had planned to award an honorary degree to Ayaan Hirsi Ali at its commencement ceremony this year, but after a smear campaign led by the Hamas-linked Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) and other Islamic supremacist groups, on Tuesday the university issued a statement announcing the predictable result: the honorary degree would not be given.
Bare Naked Islam 11 April 2014