Samantha Lewthwaite may have been radicalised by an al-Qaida kingpin in Yemen, it has emerged. The widow of one of the July 7 bombers, Lewthwaite, who was born and raised for some time in Banbridge, Co Down, has claimed to have spent some time in Yemen, raising fears that she may have been influenced by al-Qaida's most prolific recruiter, Anwar al-Awalaki.
A video of what initially appears to be a sport class quickly takes on a more disturbing tone. Amateur video footage from a high school in Taiz, southwest Yemen, shows a teacher thrashing students with a cane.
FRONTPAGEMAG.COM 26 July 2013
By Lloyd Billingsley
- UNICEF, the United Nations Children’s Fund, has issued a new report on FGM/C, female genital mutilation/cutting, that raises troubling questions about the practice and the American response to it, particularly in nations such as Egypt
gatestoneinstitute. 18 July 2013
The Al-Azhar authorities stated in 1997 that cutting female sexual organs -- even partially -- has no foundation in Islam, is medically harmful, and should not be carried out. "Everyone pretends like it never happened."
Assyrian International News Agency. 10 July 2013
The characteristic of Cairo that most alarms visiting Westerners is the constant river of pedestrians amid swiftly moving traffic. Residents of this impoverished megalopolis of 20 million dart into traffic with a fatalistic nonchalance, missing oncoming cars by mere inches
Citizen Warrior 26 June 2013
Islam in a Nutshell (PDF document)
The Counter Jihad Coalition in California put together a brochure entitled "Islam in a Nutshell." Here's what the creators of the brochure said about it:
Right Side News 30 April 2013
By Raymond Ibrahim
- Jesus painting splattered with the blood of Christian worshipers killed during the 2011 bombing of the Church of Two Saints
The Modern Era
After some 14 centuries of persecution and church attacks,Egypt’s Copts ushered in the 2011 new year by having one of their largest Jesus painting splattered with the blood of Christian worshipers killed during the 2011 bombing of the Church of Two SaintsJesus painting splattered with the blood of Christian worshipers killed during the 2011 bombing of the Church of Two Saintschurches attacked: