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Video: Downward Spiral: Erdogan's Radical Makeover of Turkey

CBN 5 April 2014
By Erick Stakelbeck

From Harry Truman to Barack Obama, U.S. administrations have long viewed Turkey as a key ally and force for moderation in the Muslim world. In recent years, however, Turkey has moved in a radically different direction: journalists thrown in jail, Twitter and YouTube shut down, and political opponents threatened with prosecution.


Lebanon Allows Marital Rape in New Domestic Violence Law

The Clarion Project 3 April 2014

In a move decried as an "April Fools’ joke," the Lebanese parliament passed historic legislation yesterday against domestic violence. In a move decried by women’s


Are There ‘Moderate’ Muslims? How about ‘Moderate’ Jews and Christians?

PJ Media 2 April 2014
By Davis P. Goldman

The last heretic hanged by the Catholic Church was a Spanish schoolteacher accused of Deism in Valencia as recently as 1826.


Concern as Brunei brings in system of Islamic law with punishments that include the dismemberment of limbs and stoning to death

The Independent 31 March 2014
By Andrew Buncombe

The Sultan of Brunei, one of the world’s wealthiest rulers and a close ally of Britain, will this week oversee his country’s transition to a system of Islamic law with punishments that include


Canada: Saudi Muslim on student visa tries to honor kill daughter for marrying non-Muslim

Creeping Sharia 25 March 2014

A 56-year-old man from Saudi Arabia has been charged with assault and uttering threats to kill his daughter after she married a non-Muslim man from Newfoundland. Khalaf


Why Muslims lag behind

At the recent Book Fair in Delhi there was a stall selling Islamic literature. Friends who went round the stalls told me that among the hottest sellers was Answer to Non-Muslim Common


Muslim Family Sues the Empire State Building for Interfering with Islamic Prayers

Answering Muslims 21 March 2014

If this were a matter of civil rights (the rights that protect us from government interference), I would have to side with the Muslim family. Apart from relevant circumstances (safety issues, etc.)


Netherlands: Iranian Agents Kidnap, Torture

Gatestone Institute 21 March 2014
By Shadi Paveh

According to a report by Karim Dahimi that was widely reported in Farsi, on March 6, 2014, an Ahwazi Arab-Iranian poet and human rights activist living in the Netherlands, Mr.


Pakistan: Five 'Crimes' That Can Get You Executed

International Business Times 19 March 2014
By Ludovica Iaccino

Capital punishment is legal in Pakistan, also one of the eight countries in the world where people under the age of 18 can face execution for committing certain crimes


New York: Muslim killed his wife "because he objected to her behavior in their Muslim community”

Jihad Watch 11 March 2014
By Robert Spencer

"A detective showed Williams a photo of Wallace and referred to the victim as a Muslim woman. Williams then said: ‘Muslim woman? If she was a Muslim woman none of this


Foreign-backed ISIL terrorists execute seven Syrian civilians, including a 10-year-old child 11 March 2014

Among the victims of this criminal effort is a 10-year-old boy, who is brutally executed despite his father’s pleas to save his son from being shot to death by the ISIL terrorists.


Man Heads to Mosque for Prayer after Slitting Throats of Family

Halal Porkshop 2 March 2014

A Muslim man from Myanmar used a kitchen knife to slaughter his wife and four children at home in Saudi Arabia, saying he did so because he loved them. The murder, which has already


Video: 5th Passion For Freedom Festival

Passion For Freedom 27 February 2014

Passion for Freedom gives a unique opportunity for artists to openly debate and exercise freedom of speech.


North Carolina: Muslim arrested, stabbed wife to death

Creeping Sharia 27 february 2014

Rocky Mount, N.C. — A man faces a first-degree murder charge after he allegedly stabbed his wife to death at their Rocky Mount home over the weekend, police said Monday


100% rise in Palestinian "family honor" killings

Palestinian Media Warch 26 February 2014
By Itamar Marcus and Nan Jacques Zilberdik

100% rise in Palestinian "family honor" killings. PA law protects murderers of women and girls killed for so-called "family honor". Abbas has repeatedly pledged to change the leniency clause


Rollback of Women's Rights: Not Just in Afghanistan

National Geographic 25 February 2014
By Eve Conant

Polygamy, stoning of adulterers, virginity testing, and laws that protect batterers are on the rise in increasingly conservative nations. An Afghan law that protects perpetrators


Virginia: Sheriff won’t stop counterterrorism training at terror-linked CAIR’s request

Creeping Sharia 25 February 2014

Despite the urging of local and national Islamic leaders, Culpeper County Sheriff Scott Jenkins said Friday that he has no plans to cancel a controversial three-day counterterrorism training


Asylum seeker murdered wife because she wanted divorce

East London Lines 19 February 2014

A failed asylum seeker murdered his wife after she threatened a divorce that might have forced him to leave the UK, a court heard. Farhad Sarfi, 23, an Afghan national, appeared


500 women killed every year in name of honour

Pakistan Observer 19 February 2014
By Muzaffar Ali

Around 500 women and girls become victims of ‘honour killing’ in the country every year thus making Pakistan one of world’s most dangerous countries for women


CAIR Still Trying to Blame Muslim Honor Killing on “American Racism”

Front Page Magazine 11 February 2014
By Daniel Greenfield

There was a time when the left was quite interested in Shaima Alawadi, back when they fell for her husband’s lie that she had been killed by some anti-Muslim bigot

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