Economy

How entangled is the terror economy is with our own?

Money Jihad 20 March 2015

France 24 recently interviewed Professor Louise Shelley, author of the book Dirty Entanglements. Shelley discusses the variety of revenue sources available to the Islamic State

 

Financial Times Says UK Muslim Brotherhood Investigation Report Postponed; UK Media Gets In Wrong About The Brotherhood And Terr

The Financial Times in the UK is reporting that UK Prime Minister has intervened to postpone the publication of an investigation he ordered into the Muslim Brotherhood.

 

Terror attack fears lead Leicester Secular Society to apply to install CCTV

Leicester Mercury 18 March 2015

The Leicester Secular Society wants to install CCTV at its base in the city because it fears it will be targeted by Islamist terrorists in a Charlie Hebdo-style attack. The

 

What France Really Thinks of U.S. Iran Policy

Gatestone Institute 18 March 2015
By Anne-Elisabeth Moutet

French leaders think the U.S. president is dangerously naïve on Iran's ambitions, and that his notion of making Iran an "objective ally" in the war against ISIS, or even a

 

Islamist Websites in Turkey Manage to Evade Strict Internet Censorship

The New York Times 18 March 2015
By TIM ARANGO

ISTANBUL — The websites of an atheist association, the French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo and a Kurdish separatist organization are blocked to Turkish Internet users. But

 

Islamic State and the Destruction of Iraq's Historical Heritage

AINA 18 March 2015
By Siamak Nooraei

In late February, Islamic State (IS) destroyed ancient artifacts at Mosul Museum and bulldozed the ancient city of Nimrud in Iraq. As Iraqi forces -- backed by Shi'a

 

Even Democrats won’t back Obama’s Iran nuclear deal

Jihad Watch 18 March 2015

Everyone knows he is handing the Iranians a license to nuke Tel Aviv. Even some Democrats know. "Democrats won’t back Iran nuclear deal in blow to White House as enough break

 

Obama’s Deal With Iran

American Center for Democracy 18 March 2015
By Rachel Ehrenfeld

The rapidly advancing deal with Iran resembles final rehearsals before the raising of the curtain on the ultimate theater of the absurd. Americans will be forced to pay with

 

Obama refuses to renew 40-year-old emergency oil supply pact with Israel

pamelageller.com 18 March 2015

Anyone who still believes Obama is not an antisemite is either antisemitic himself or has eaten an overabundance of mushrooms. "US fails to renew emergency oil supply

 

Australian counter-terror police 'stopping 400 per day'

BBC News 18 March 2015

Australian police are stopping hundreds of people every day at airports in an attempt to prevent would-be jihadists leaving the country. A new counter-terror unit conducted

 

Jihadi John keeps his bank account after Treasury freezes assets of only a handful of Islamic terrorists

Telegraph.co.uk 16 March 2015
By Robert Mendick and Robert Verkaik

Only six out of more than 600 British jihadists have had their bank accounts frozen under special terror laws, according to an official report. The review also shows just

 

Islamic banks are on the rise in Turkey

Business Insider 16 March 2015
By David Dolan

ISTANBUL – Selling fruit from a cart in a working-class neighbourhood of Istanbul hasn’t made Mehmet rich, but he’s adamant his modest savings won’t ever see the

 

Muslim community establishes $1 million television studio to counter mainstream media treatment of Islam

Yahoo7 News 16 March 2015
By Jason Om

Members of Sydney's Muslim community have set up a $1 million television studio to counter the mainstream media's treatment of Islam in Australia. From its base in western

 

Oxford University Press bans any mention of pork products so as not to offend Muslims

BareNakedIslam 12 March 2015

Oxford University Press has forbidden its authors to mention bacon or any other pork products in their writings so as to not offend Muslim sensibilities. That’s right, kiss

 

Campaign launched for stun/non-stun labelling

meatinfo.co.uk 12 March 2015
By Oli Haenlein

A campaign has been launched for "clear and honest labelling” on halal meat to show whether the animal was stunned before slaughter or not. The ‘One out of Five’

 

Saudi recalls envoy to Sweden in row over human rights

Rappler 12 March 2015

STOCKHOLM, Sweden – Saudi Arabia has recalled its ambassador to Sweden, accusing it of flagrant interference in its internal affairs as the rift between the two countries

 

Cash strapped PA still prioritizes paying terrorists and their families

Elder of Ziyon 12 March 2015

Ma'an reported last Wednesday: For the third month in a row, the Palestinian Authority will pay its civil servants only 60 percent of their monthly wages, as a result of Israel

 

Saudi king promises continuity and defense of Muslim, Arab causes in first major policy speech

Fox News 11 March 2015

In his first major policy speech since assuming the throne in January, Saudi King Salman has vowed that the kingdom will defend Arab and Muslim causes. He also promised continuity

 

Austria bans foreign funding of mosques

Money Jihad 10 March 2015

The most radical, orthodox form of Islam emanates from Saudi Arabia and the other Arab monarchies of the Gulf. Fundamentalist imams and corrupt royals made a deal decades ago

 

ISIS profits from 20% tax on smuggled loot

Money Jihad 9 March 2015

Why 20 percent? The Koran 8:42 says that "when ye have taken any booty, a fifth part belongeth to God and to the Apostle…” This one-fifth tax, or khums, on booty or the spoils

 
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