Minorities' rights

Nigeria: Muslim child bride, forced into marriage, poisons husband

Jihad Watch 14 April 2014>br>By Robert Spencer

There is no justification for murder. Wasila Umaru’s desperation, however, points up child marriage as the serious human rights abuse that it is.

 

Brandeis was wrong to cancel Ali’s honor

San Diego Jewish World 14 April 2014
By Rabbi Michael Leo Samuel

CHULA VISTA, California — One of the most important feminists fighting for women’s rights in the Islamic world is a woman named Ayaan Hirsi Ali. This remarkable woman was born in

 

Muslim, gay, and making no apologies

timesofindia 14 April 2014
By Aida Alami

He was born inside the public library of Rabat in Morocco where his dad worked as a janitor and where his family lived until he was 2. For most of his childhood, he hid his sexuality as best he

 
 

28 April 2014 Symbolic Protest, Law Society, London

Ex-Muslim 14 April 2014

28 April 2014 from 5:00-6:00pm at The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL. Just show up or join the Facebook Page of the One Law for All, Southall Black Sisters

 

Brandeis Flap Marks Another Win for Islamist Intimidation

Family Security Matters 14 April 2014
By Steve Emerson

We're only 10 days into April, but 2014 already is shaping up to be a banner year for those who consider any criticism of Islam, radical or otherwise, to be something unfit for public consideration

 

Armenian Christians and Syria Crisis: Turkey is a Dangerous Shadow under Erdogan

Modern Tokyo Times 11 April 2014

Turkey is a dangerous shadow under the leadership of Prime Minister Erdogan. This notably applies to the intrigues being played out in Syria by Turkey and how Erdogan sides with the

 

Too many still fear offending Islam

Toronto Sun 11 April 2014
By Michael Coren

A couple of years ago I received an accusatory e-mail from someone named Ibrahim Hooper, one of the main media faces of the Washington, D.C.-based Council on American-Islamic

 

'Outstanding' head teacher allegedly targeted by Muslim radicals confirms that she's retiring

The Telegraph 11 April 2014
By Andrew Gilligan

Lindsey Clark, the respected executive head of Park View, one of the Birmingham schools targeted in the alleged "Trojan Horse" plot by Muslim radicals, has confirmed that

 

'Pentagon's new religious guidelines still discriminatory'

Islamist Watch 11 April 2014

Pentagon's new religious guidelines are still discriminatory as they impose "stifling" requirements on religion observing service members, according to 21 faith and interfaith groups.

 

"They Are Slaughtering Us Like Chickens"

Gatestone Institute 9 April 2014
By Raymond Ibrahim

"The songs of praise to God are banned here." — Police officers to Christians, Turkmenistan. "Meanwhile, an increasing number of people are being incarcerated for crimes

 

Russia to ban Hizb ut-Tahrir in Crimea

World Bulletin 9 April 2014

Crimea's deputy prime minister Rustam Temirgaliyev has revealed that the political Islamic group Hizb ut-Tahrir will be banned in the peninsula in accordance with Russian law after

 

Iowa: Governor proclaims Muslim Recognition Day at state capitol

Creeping Sharia 9 April 2014

Gov. Terry Branstad today signed the annual Muslim Recognition Day proclamation at the Iowa Statehouse today at 11:30 AM. Representatives of several Muslim communities from

 

Malaysia Isma preacher labels liberalism a manifestation of ‘Satan’s agenda’

The Malaymail Online 9 April 2014

KUALA LUMPUR, April 8 — Liberalism, the philosophy founded on liberty and equality, is the manifestation of Satan’s struggle to mislead mankind, a leading member of Islamist group Ikatan

 

Discussion: Muslim Women In The Islamic World

St.Luis Public Radio 7 April 2014
By Camille Phillips

In Western media, we hear reports that Muslim women are relegated to a second class, largely powerless status and are denied education, independence and employment. We hear stories of

 

50 Reasons Muhammad Was Not a Prophet

Answering Muslims 7 April 2014

Why should the entire world reject Muhammad as a prophet? Here are 50 reasons, arranged by category (some reasons could have been listed under more than one category). Click on a reason to get the facts about Muhammad.

 

Spain's 'racist' food banks hard to swallow

The Local 7 April 2014

Valencia's public prosecutor is looking to open a case against a far-right political party which gave out more than a thousand kilos (2,200 pounds) of food only to needy Spanish nationals in the

 

Muslims of the Americas' Anti-Semitic Interfaith Campaign

Clarion Project 7 April 2014
By Ryan Mauro

The Muslims of the Americas, an extremist group whose leader is in Pakistan, held another interfaith event in late March in Binghamton, NY. The group also says it has an

 

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.

 

Greek official criticizes proposed Athens mosque referendum

World Bulletin 5 April 2014

A proposal for holding a referendum on the building of a mosque in Athens will damage Greece's international reputation, a senior Greek official said Thursday.

 
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