Family Security Matters 7 November 2011
By Alyssa A. Lappen
Review of: Silenced: How Apostasy and Blasphemy Laws are Choking Freedom Worldwide
By: Paul Marshall and Nina Shea
Publisher: Oxford University Press, 480 pp.
"Apostasy is, in principle, subject to sharia hudud rules, which means that the punishment---death---is believed to be fixed by divine order and not subject to judicial discretion...,” write Paul Marshall and Nina Shea in chapter two of Silenced: How Apostasy and Blasphemy Laws are Choking Freedom Worldwide (p. 23), without further explanation.
ACT for America 21 October 2011
By Brigitte Gabriel, President
• Please sign the petition! •
This is unlike any petition we’ve ever done. We’re not sending it to Congress or the administration. We’re "sending” it to us. And it’s extremely important.
You see, we need to hear from you. We need to know if you’ll sign our petition of support for our 2012 effort to get "American Laws for American Courts” (ALAC) legislation passed in as many states as possible.
AFDI/SIOA co-founder and Executive Director Pamela Geller has won an important victory for free speech. Omar Tarazi, a lawyer linked to the Hamas front group the Council on American-Islamic Relations, has dismissed his ten-million-dollar libel lawsuit against Geller with prejudice: it cannot be re-filed.
Geller explained: "This is a huge victory for the First Amendment, truth, and the anti-Sharia movement in this country, which is exposing an insidious cancer that brings progressives and Islamic supremacists together in common cause to attack anyone who criticizes Islamic supremacism with the threat of lawsuits, actual lawsuits, or even worse, violence."
RAWALPINDI: In the latest video series of self proclaimed defence analyst Zaid Hamid, he is seen giving a final call to Hindus to convert to Islam. He also tells Hindus not to blame him for the consequences. So what’s claimed to be a peaceful call to Islam, seems more like a threat.
I'm currently in Israel, gearing up to co-host the pre and post shows for Glenn Beck's Restoring Courage rally in Jerusalem on Wednesday, August 24th (watch it on GBTV.com). In the meantime, check out the latest episode of the Stakelbeck on Terror show, featuring my in-depth interview with a former radical Wahhabi Muslim from Saudi Arabia who is now a Christian, boldly challenging the Koran. Click on the viewer below to watch.