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In Sweden, the Land of the Open Door, Anti-Muslim Sentiment Finds a Foothold

The New York Times 5 January 2015
By Melinda Eddy

As Khalif Samantar knelt for afternoon prayers at the Eskilstuna Islamic Dawa Center on Christmas Day, he sensed a growing heat and a low, rushing sound coming from a nearby


Enfant terrible's literary vision of an Islamic France

The Telegraph 5 January 2015
By Rory Mulholland

Put France’s literary enfant terrible together with Europe’s most combustible political talking point, and sparks were always going to fly. Michel Houellebecq, whose tale of


Claims 'no evidence' of FGM in Sweden

The Local 5 January 2015

"We don’t have any indications that it’s taking place in Sweden,” Malin Ahrne, one of the report’s authors, told The Local. "A lot of the immigrants from these countries are


Sweden: Thousands protest against mosque attacks

Turkish Press 5 January 2015
By Ilgin Karlidag

Thousands of people across Sweden rallied on Friday against a series of arson attacks on mosques in the past week. At least 3,200 people gathered in Sweden's three largest


2014: The Conflict with Islamic State Should Teach the West a Lesson

Novinite 5 January 2015
By Angel Petrov

At a first glance the militant group Islamic State's gains in Syria and Iraq caught the world by surprise. A second look, however, places IS within the context of the


Islamic State to Systematically Target Europe in 2015: French Expert

Sputnik News 5 January 2015

A French journalist and Middle East expert has told Sputnik that Europe should prepare for systematic attacks by Islamic State militants in the coming year. MOSCOW, December


The Islamization of Britain in 2014

The Gatestone Institute 5 January 2015
By Soeren Kern

"Britain remains the world's leading recruiting ground for al-Qaeda." — Con Coughlin, Daily Telegraph. When she sought help from the police and a lawyer, "the family of the


Countess of Wessex: Muslim women are fashionable under their burkas

The Telegraph 5 January 2015

The Countess of Wessex has spoken out in support of Muslim women who express their fashion sense while wearing traditional clothes like the burka. The countess told Harper's


Online free speech in Britain is so last century

Hot Air 5 January 2015

Online trolling is not only an established practice in America, but in some cases rises to the level of an art form. Just ask Allahpundit during any Mitt Romney post. Here in


UK Muslim Brotherhood report muzzled 'to keep good relations with Qatar'

RT 5 January 2015

The findings of a state investigation into the activities of the Muslim Brotherhood in Britain will be partially withheld because ministers fear criticizing the group could


Brisbane girl reportedly taken overseas to undergo female genital mutilation

The Guardian 5 January 2015
By Bridie Jabour

A young girl has reportedly been taken from her home in Brisbane to a country in Africa to undergo female genital mutilation. Australian federal police confirmed to Guardian


The oppression of women and girls in the Islamic State's 'caliphate'

Long War Journal 24 December 2014
By Mallory Shelbourne

European officials estimate that about 300 women from the United States and Europe have joined the various jihadist groups fighting in Syria's civil war. Women from countries including Norway, Canada, the United Kingdom, Austria, France, the Netherlands, and the US are known to have joined the Islamic State.


Plans for burka ban win ground

Swiss Info 24 December 2014

A large majority of citizens is apparently in favour of introducing a nationwide ban on burkas for Muslim women in Switzerland, according to an opinion poll. More than 60% of


Prominent French journalist and TV personality fired for 'Islamophobia'

DW 24 December 2014

Polarizing French journalist and writer, Eric Zemmour, has been sacked from his recurring gig on a French chat show for the iTELE channel following remarks widely seen as


Germans Tire Of Muslim Immigrants

Cherson And Molschky 24 December 2014
By Y. K. Cherson

Germans feel like strangers in their own country and fear one day to wake up in an Islamic ghetto. Although the local media do all they can to keep it quiet, over 75% of Germans support the ideas of the new national movement PEGIDA (Patriotic Europeans Against the Islamization of the West).


Talking About ‘the Moroccan Issue’ Is Not a Crime

geertwilders.nl 24 December 2014
By Geert Wilders

Four years ago 1 was taken to court in the Netherlands on hate-crime charges. After a trial that lasted almost two years, T was finally acquitted. But the case cost me a lot


On Syrian border, Belgian father tracks his wayward son

Christian Science Monitor 24 December 2014
By Dominique Soguel

Europe’s anguish over the rise of homegrown jihadis – young Muslims and Muslim converts who flock to the banner of foreign extremist groups, especially the Islamic State – was


Who Represents German Muslims?

The Gatestone Institute 24 December 2014
By Veli Sirin

The most serious and crushing harm to those Muslims who respect their non-Muslim neighbors and detest the extremists is that many Western commentators appear utterly uninformed


France: Mayor of town where jihadi slashed cop says it was "isolated incident”

The Jihad Watch 24 December 2014

"The mayor, Frédéric Augis, described the attack as ‘an isolated event in a peaceful town’. ‘There are good relations here between all religious communities. This is a town of


UK Ignores Links to Hamas by Islamic Charities

The Clarion Project 24 December 2014
By Sam Westrop

Muslim charities in Britain today, writes journalist and broadcaster Peter Oborne in the Daily Telegraph, "risk being reviled, smeared and branded a terrorist

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