Somalia Sentences Woman, Journalists for Reporting Rape

The Clarion Project 11 December 2013

A woman who reported a rape and the two journalists who covered the story were found guilty of defamation and insulting state institutions in Somalia and were sentenced to jail


Muslim Brotherhood to Launch "Pulse of Freedom” TV Station

FRONTPAGE MAG 10 December 2013
By Daniel Greenfield

Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood said it is establishing a television station in Turkey to broadcast its political views. The station, known as Rabia, will have an Islamist slant


Goodbye Charles Martel: French history textbooks rewritten to be more Islam-friendly

Islam versus Europe 9 December 2013
By Cheradenine Zakalwe

It's a process that has often been used in the Soviet Union: erasing from official photos the personalities who had lost the favour of the regime - Trotsky, and many others,


Pearson’s World History text book continues to push biased, imbalanced view of Islam on students

Creeping Sharia 9 December 2013

Pearson plc also owns a top advertiser on Al Jazeera America. Pearson’s World History text book continues to push biased, imbalanced view of Islam on students. Pearson


Iran: Popular rapper arrested by Morality Police

arts freedom 5 December 2013

Colonel Massoud Zahedian, Chief of the Morality Police, told ISNA that his unit is actively identifying and confronting Iranian underground musicians who produce their work


Belarus: Blacklisted musicians play abroad

arts freedom 4 December 2013

Giving concerts in Belarus has become more difficult for many artists. The Belarusian authorities consider them a threat to the regime. In their songs, some bands criticise the


Saudi Arabia: Popular sci-fi novel banned

arts freedom 4 December 2013

A top selling Saudi Arabian science fiction novel has been removed from book shops across the country On 26 November 2013 representatives from the country’s


Burma to Act Against Defamatory Banner After OIC Protests

The Irrawaddy 3 December 2013

RANGOON — Burma’s government says it will take action against Buddhist protesters who allegedly carried a banner insulting Islam during a demonstration against a visiting


CNN Arabic: Protecting the Sensibilities of Muslims

Gates of Vienna 2 December 2013
By Baron Bodissey

As most readers already know, a redesign of the Saudi flag, along with an article by Geert Wilders, were published here a week ago. Since then we have posted texts of or links


Western view of Mideast tainted by media "bigotry," say "journalism experts" on Al Arabiya panel

Jihad Watch 2 December 2013

A panel like this could only have been pulled off in front of an audience with no day-to-day familiarity with how jihad news is reported in the mainstream media. Clearly there


Op-Ed: Islamic Cannon vs. Christian Sparrow

Israel National News 28 November 2013
By Giulio Meotti

The Nrk, the Norwegian public television, qualifies itself as a "multicultural container", a "symbol of inclusion" in the country stunned by the massacre perpetrated by Anders


Authorities Investigate Auditing Firm Concerning Huge Bribery Case

This project sets out to demonstrate that media coverage can degrade a country's image by using selective news without context. It uses the Netherlands as an example. It is


Soledad O'Brien a useful idiot

Boston Herald 28 November 2013
By Jeninifer C. Braceras

I’ve got a message for Soledad O’Brien, Al Jazeera America’s most recognizable newscaster: wake up and smell the coffee. That slick new network you’re working for might seem


It was a 'big mistake' to allow boys and girls to study together: Turkey's AKP leader

Ahram Online 25 November 2013

A senior member of Turkey's ruling party stirred up a new furore on Thursday over the imposition of Islamic values in the country, saying it was a "big mistake" to allow boys


School Threatens To Brand 8 Year Olds Racist If They Dont Attend Islam Workshop

Kafir Crusaders 25 November 2013

FUMING is an understatement to how i felt after reading of the Staffordshire primary school trying to force 8-year-old children to attend an Islam workshop by intimidating the


British Students Threatened With "Racial Discrimation Note" For Skipping Field Trip

Town Hall 25 November 2013
By Christine Rousselle

Field trips are generally a fun break from the ordinary school routine. But for some British students, not going on a field trip could have put a dark stain on their permanent


Somalia: Muslim group warns that sending children to school could undermine their Islamic faith

Jihad Watch 21 November 2013

"O ye who believe! Ask not questions about things which, if made plain to you, may cause you trouble. But if ye ask about things when the Qur'an is being revealed, they will be


Vote for the Dishonest Reporter of 2013

HonestReporting 19 November 2013
By Pesach Benson

Now’s the time to vote for the Dishonest Reporter of 2013. It’s our annual recognition of the year’s most skewed and biased coverage of Israel and the Mideast conflict. Make


The BBC’s Christian Persecution Denial

FrontPage Magazine 15 November 2013
By Raymond Ibrahim

While it is no secret that the so-called mainstream media habitually fails to report on the international phenomenon of Christian persecution, few are aware that they sometimes actively work to undermine the efforts of those who do expose it.


Nude paintings blocked in German school spark debate

France 24 14 November 2013

An adult education centre in Berlin has hung a collection of nude paintings days after censoring them out of deference to Muslim immigrants in what critics Wednesday called an

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