Shariah Finance Watch 16 October 2013
One of the most popular and most important subjects on SFW is the issue of Zakat.
Zakat is a form of tithing in Islam and is considered one of the Five Pillars of the faith. Essentially, every Muslim who is able to do so is required to give 1/40 of his wealth each year to the "needy” through the system of zakat. Today, most of the zakat payments, at least in the West, go through Islamic charities and mosques.
The Clarion Project 9 October 2013
By Ryan Mauro
A senior Muslim Brotherhood operative recently arrested in Egypt worked for years at the William J. Clinton Foundation. The Clinton Foundation has also received millions of dollars from Saudi Arabia, Qatar and a foundation that is an Iranian regime front.
The high cost of ideological extremism was on full display in Washington this week, where a radical faction of the Republican Party forced a government shutdown. Mercifully, radicals in Congress, unlike, say, those in Syria, use parliamentary maneuvers rather than guns