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The Islamic State Has Nothing to Do With Islam?

AINA (press release) 28 August 2014
By Robert Spencer

Whatever they may disagree about, Western leaders are in complete agreement about one thing: the new self-styled caliphate, the Islamic State, has nothing whatsoever to do with

 

Muslim Abuse of 1400 British Girls: "No One Wanted to Rock the Multicultural Community Boat”

FrontPage Magazine 28 August 2014
By Daniel Greenfield

Maintaining a happy multicultural community boat is easy. You just never check underneath the waterline and ignore any screams you here.

 

Video: Rotherham: In the face of such evil, who is the racist now?

Telegraph.co.uk 28 August 2014
By Allison Pearson

Let’s start with a riddle. If South Yorkshire Police can mount a raid on Sir Cliff Richard’s home in pursuit of evidence linked to a single allegation of child sex abuse 30

 

New ISNA President Has Troubling Background; Azhar Azeez Has Multiple Ties To US Muslim Brotherhood And Hamas Support Organizati

The Islamic Society of North America (ISNA) has reported the results of its 2014 elections for national leadership. According to the report:

 

Sorry to Remind You, but Golda Meir Was Right - Part II of IV

Gatestone Institute 28 August 2014
By Burak Bekdil

Jihadists keep on saying that "they love death more than we love life." Good for them. Then there are the proxy jihadists. In 2012, Iran's Revolutionary Guard Corps

 

Analysis: New Turkish PM's 'Pan-Islamic' Foreign Policy

Arutz Sheva 28 August 2014

Former foreign minister Ahmet Davutoglu brings with him a troubled foreign policy legacy of support for jihadists, isolation from west. Turkey's new premier and outgoing

 

Basting Turkey's New Prime Minister

danielpipes.org 28 August 2014
By Daniel Pipes

As Recep Tayyip Erdogan ascends today to the presidency of Turkey, his hand-picked successor, Ahmet Davutoglu, simultaneously assumes Erdogan's old job of prime minister. What

 

Britain's Phantom Immigration Menace

Wall Street Journal 28 August 2014

Here they come: Vast hordes of indigent Romanians and Bulgarians, piling into Albion to steal good jobs from native-born Britons—when they're not sponging off taxpayer-funded

 

Hijab Corps

Gates of Vienna 28 August 2014
By Baron Bodissey

Below is the latest newsletter from the Tennessee Council for Political Justice. Newsletter #141 — Suleyman Exposed: Hairline and All.

 

Video: Mother of American Islamic State hostage Steven Sotloff makes direct appeal to British executioner

Mirror.co.uk 28 August 2014
By Christopher Bucktin

The 31-year-old freelance journalist appeared at the end of an ISIS video showing the decapitation of American journalist James Foley last week

 

Egypt's Morsi accused of leaking secret files to Qatar

World Bulletin 28 August 2014

Egypt's Prosecutor-General has jailed ousted president Mohamed Morsi for 15 days pending investigation into alleged charges of leaking classified documents to Qatar, a judicial

 

Assad Policies Aided Rise of Islamic State Militant Group

Wall Street Journal 28 August 2014
By Maria Abi-Habib

The Islamic State, which metastasized from a group of militants seeking to overthrow the Syrian government into a marauding army gobbling up chunks of the Middle East, gained

 

Chancellor calls for end to religious tensions

The Local 27 August 2014

Austrian Chancellor Werner Faymann called for peace and tolerance after meeting religious leaders on Monday amid mounting tensions highlighted by an attack against an Israeli

 

'Incubator for terrorism': UK leaders under pressure to take on jihadist problem

FOX News 27 August 2014
By Adam Shaw

A British jihadist’s apparent role in the beheading of American journalist James Foley shows Britain has become an "incubator for terrorism,” and cries out for Prime Minister

 

The New Face of Evil

Real Clear Politics 27 August 2014
By Richard Cohen

As Hannah Arendt foresaw, we are once again up against the question of evil. An American photojournalist, James Foley, was presented to the camera and methodically decapitated. The instrument was not the ax reserved for royalty or the whooshing blade prompted by that reformer Joseph-Ignace Guillotin, but an ordinary looking knife.

 

Ombudsman says banning the hijab at school is discrimination

Prague Post 27 August 2014

Sabatová stands up for Somali and Afghan girls who were banned from wearing their headscarves at a medical school in Prague Prague, Aug. 26 (ÈTK) — Czech ombudsman Anna

 

One in six French people say they support ISIS

Vox 27 August 2014
By Max Fisher

Two polls released this week both ask a question that you would hope wouldn't need asking: how many people support the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS)? Unfortunately, in

 

The Islamic State Has Nothing to Do With Islam?

Frontpage Mag 27 August 2014
By Robert Spencer

Whatever they may disagree about, Western leaders are in complete agreement about one thing: the new self-styled caliphate, the Islamic State, has nothing whatsoever to do with Islam. It’s a comforting, reassuring vision for Western non-Muslims facing a massive influx of Muslim immigrants and jittery about the prospect of Islamic terrorism, except for just one problem: it’s entirely false.

 

Turkish ‘humanitarian’ group behind ‘Marmara’ signs pact with Qatar

The Jerusalem Post 27 August 2014
By Ariel Ben Solomon

Bulent Yildrim, chairman of the Turkish IHH organization, and Qatar Charity CEO Yousef bin Ahmad al-Kuwari signed the strategic agreement that was announced at a press

 

UK cleric suspected of coaching Foley’s killer praises Islamic State fighters

FOX News 27 August 2014
By Benjamin Hall

The British cleric suspected of radicalizing dozens of Islamic State recruits, including the man believed to have beheaded American journalist James Foley, called jihadists "noble,"

 
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