Political reactions

Islamophobia and Justifying Violence

The Algemeiner 18 March 2015
By Abraham H. Miller

Only in the rarified atmosphere of academia can the American flag be seen as a symbol of hate, and killing people for their opinions can be justified as the natural outgrowth

 

University of Kent bans extremist Islamic preacher Haitham al-Haddad from giving talk on sharia law

Kent Online 18 March 2015
By Gareth Arnold

An Islamic preacher accused of promoting homophobic and antisemitic views has been banned from speaking at the University of Kent. Haitham al-Haddad, who presides over a

 

Danish People's Party: Help Muslims leave Islam

The Local / Denmark 18 March 2015

Danish People's Party (DF) spokesman Martin Henriksen wants to see the Danish state step in and offer help to Muslims who want to leave the religion but feel bullied

 

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

 

Police trial expected to expose France's racial rift

Saskatoon StarPhoenix 18 March 2015
By Jamey Keaten and Philippe Sotto

Some things have changed since riots swept across France's troubled neighbourhoods a decade ago. Public money has funded glistening new housing projects with Mondrian-style

 

Norway's PM Shuns Armenian Genocide Commemoration

Tundra Tabloids 18 March 2015

The Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg has announced that she will not be attending the commemorations in Armenia organized for the 100th anniversary of the so-called

 

Team Obama In Sweden To Instigate Anti-Semitism

Tundra Tabloids 18 March 2015

This is nothing more than a sop to liberal Jews in the U.S., ”look we’re taking seriously anti-Semitism”, all the while the Obama administration is driving a shiv between

 

Saudi Arabia defends rights after Sweden row

The Local / Sweden 18 March 2015

Saudi Arabia's Islamic-based legal system ensures "justice for all”, the kingdom's cabinet has affirmed, responding to criticism by Sweden's foreign minister, while Bahrain has

 

Sweden's Middle East Policy in Ruins

Gatestone Institute 18 March 2015
By Ingrid Carlqvist and Lars Hedegaard

he Swedish government, parliament and mainstream media seem to have no inkling of what Islamic sharia law implies. In their hearts, they evidently believe that we all think

 

A Quiet Clash at the Swedish Foreign Ministry

danielpipes.org 18 March 2015

WT title: "Sweden's wishful thinking on the Mideast: Naive notions about Iran and 'Palestine' smell like nonsense" Sweden is arguably the most "European" of European

 

Making the world your enemy

THE SWEDEN REPORT 18 March 2015

When the new Swedish government took their seats last fall, they were universally slammed for, well, being utterly incompetent in every conceivable way. Times of Israel

 

Pegida, hooligans and Salafists march at once

The Local 18 March 2015

Hooligans, Salafists, Pegida and left-wing counter-demonstrators all descended on the west German town of Wuppertal on Saturday in the first time the groups have all held

 

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

 

Glasgow 'jihadist' Aqsa Mahmood denies recruiting London girls

BBC News 18 March 2015
By James Cook

The parents of a so-called "jihadi bride" from Scotland have said their daughter denies recruiting three London girls to the cause of Islamic State. Khalida and Muzaffar

 

Mother kidnaps Dutch children, joins ISIS

The Daily Star 18 March 2015

AMSTERDAM: A Chechen mother has taken her two young children to Syria to join ISIS, Dutch prosecutors said Monday, in the first known case in the Netherlands of kidnapping by

 

ISIS HAS 'SNOWBALLED:' 20,000 fighters from 90 countries have joined in combat

Catholic Online 18 March 2015

The Islamic State, the terrorist organization that has overrun the nations of Syria and Iraq, has had a very worrisome uptick in membership. According to CIA Director John

 

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

 

ISIS executes 9 more in propaganda video

WND 18 March 2015

The Islamic State released a new propaganda film over the weekend showing the execution of nine men accused of spying at unknown locations in Syria and Iraq, according to a

 

Muslims Now Offended by the Number "786”

FrontPage Mag 18 March 2015
By Daniel Greenfield

I had a nightmare that I was living in a crazy medieval dictatorship run by superstitious lunatics trying to take the world into a new dark age. Then I remembered that I’ve

 
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