Freedom of expression

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

 

ABC Television – banned Saudi kidnap pilot – partners with Muslim group on (dawah) training

Creeping Sharia 31 March 2014

CAIR (Council on American Islamic Relations) has pressured Disney to cancel an ABC Family show titled Alice in Arabia. The program is about an American teen who is kidnapped by her Saudi

 

Ohio: Billboards claim “Jesus is Muslim” and “Mohammed is in the Bible”

Creeping Sharia 31 March 2014

A group plans to protest near a North Side billboard carrying messages about the Islamic faith. Protesters are specifically opposed to the message “Jesus is Muslim” that some recently

 

‘Jesus Is Muslim’ Billboards Causes Anger Amongst Christians

Kafir Crusaders 31 March 2014

Muslims in Ohio, USA have taken out giant billboard adverts declaring “Jesus is Muslim” and “Mohammed is in the Bible”. The Muslims Christianphobic ads are a cynical marketing ploy hoping

 

Pakistani man sentenced to death for blasphemy over 'Prophet Mohamed insult'

The Independent 31 March 2014
By Andrew Buncombe

Activists have condemned a decision by a Pakistani court to sentence to death a Christian man convicted of blasphemy. The case last year led to a mob ransacking a Lahore neighbourhood

 

Silencing the Critics of Islam

American Thinker 25 March 2014
By Paul Austin Murphy

There is a British organization and website called "Tell Mama" which is run by a man named Fiyaz Mughal. This organization is a bit like the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) in America;

 

European Elections Turn Nasty

Gatestone Institute 25 March 2014
By Peter Martino

Smear campaigns are currently going on against Nigel Farage and Geert Wilders, Europe's two most outspoken defendants of national sovereignty. The reason is obvious: the upcoming elections for the European Parliament on May 22nd and May 25th.

 

Troupe of topless Femen protesters get dragged kicking and screaming out of Berlin's Islamic Week meeting...

Daily Mail 25 March 2014
By Kieran Corcoran

A German religious forum took an unexpected turn yesterday when three topless protesters had to be dragged out of the building. The Berlin Islam Week event, held in one of

 

Anti-Islamic art ruled 'hate' speech

WND.com 25 March 2014
By Marisa Martin

What to wear to a poetry recital? In Denmark, it may be a flak-jacket and Kevlar helmet, especially if you are the poet. Poet Yahya Hassan and the artist Firoozeh Bazrafkan

 

Fatwa emerges in Turkish corruption allegations

Al-Monitor 25 March 2014
By Orhan Kemal Cengiz

Turkey has been living through extraordinary developments in recent weeks. Almost daily, voice recordings said to belong to the prime minister, his relatives or ministers spill

 

Erdogan Bans Twitter, Vows to Show "Power of Turkish Republic"

Clarion Project 25 March 2014
By Ryan Mauro

The so-called "moderate” Islamist government of Turkey, led by Prime Minister Erdogan, exhibited its undemocratic tendencies again, this time by blocking Twitter. The move came

 

Hollywood’s Major Muslim Problem Doesn't End With 'Alice in Arabia'

The Daily Beast 25 March 2014
By Dean Obeidallah

A planned ABC Family show about a kidnapped American teenage girl, has been canceled. But can Hollywood confront its offensive stereotyping of Arabs and Muslims? What

 

Mohamed Fahmy, Canadian Journalist Imprisoned In Egypt, Allowed MRI

The Huffington Post 25 March 2014
By Diana Mehta

In an unexpected gesture, Egypt's interim president assured the family of an imprisoned Egyptian-Canadian journalist that the man would get a fair, speedy trial and necessary

 

ABC Family honor kills ‘Alice in Arabia’ for terror-linked Muslims at CAIR

Creeping Sharia 25 March 2014

ABC Family is not moving forward with its drama pilot Alice in Arabia. The recently ordered pilot came under fire from Muslim civil liberties and advocacy organization

 

Christian’ Throats Slit In Pagan Slaughterhouse – Video Footage Reveals Systematic Execution of Victims

Before Its News 22 March 2014
By Bob Unruh

After exposing videos of “ritual human sacrifices” of Christians by Muslims, a former Palestinian Liberation Organization member-turned-Christian has discovered a new set of

 

Rappin’ on Geert

Gates Of Vienna 22 March 2014
By Baron Bodissey

On March 18, 2014, the “Dutch” rapper Hozny released a new song called “Geertje”, along with a video. The video clip shows a man in a blond wig representing the Dutch politician Geert Wilders, the leader of the Party for Freedom. The fake Geert is abducted by armed men and brought to Hozny, who makes him kneel in front of an Islamic flag. The clip ends with a shot of Wilders being executed.

 

Islamic democracy: Corrupt and undemocratic

Hurriyet Daily News 22 March 2014
By Burak Bekdil

When President Barack Obama portrayed prospering Turkey, ruled by sweet Islamists, as “a great Islamic democracy” in 2010, he was probably hoping that this strange democracy that comes with a religious prefix would serve a useful purpose: a glittering role model for the Arab countries that lagged behind even an Islamic democracy. Mr. Obama’s mission impossible has failed – probably – for good.

 

Islamic democracy: Corrupt and undemocratic

Hurriyet Daily News 22 March 2014
By Burak Bekdil

When President Barack Obama portrayed prospering Turkey, ruled by sweet Islamists, as “a great Islamic democracy” in 2010, he was probably hoping that this strange democracy that comes with a religious prefix would serve a useful purpose: a glittering role model for the Arab countries that lagged behind even an Islamic democracy. Mr. Obama’s mission impossible has failed – probably – for good.

 

Turkey blocks access to Twitter

Boston 22 March 2014

Turkey restricted access to Twitter on Friday hours after Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan threatened to ‘‘root out’’ the social media network where wiretapped recordings

 

Dutch populist Wilders sued over 'fewer Moroccans' vow

Global Post 22 March 2014

The largest Moroccan grouping in the Netherlands said Thursday it will file a complaint against outspoken far-right politician Geert Wilders after he told supporters he would ensure

 
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