Heritage Florida Jewish News 21 May 2013
Brussels as the headquarters of the European Union is the nominal "capital of Europe.” One would expect the city to be the center of enlightenment—the exemplification of political and social tolerance and freedom of speech, assembly and religion, not to mention an advocate of human rights
Disappointingly, recent events have shown that Brussels has increasingly become a place of lies, deliberate disinformation, political manipulation, anti-Semitism and attacks on Israel. Recent developments, particularly Islamist political as well as physical aggressiveness, justify this sad conclusion.
israelnationalnews 21 May 2013
By Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld
Interview with Prof. Mark Elchardus of the Free Univ. of Brussels: "At the Brussels secondary schools, almost every second student is a Muslim."
"There is a major difference in anti-Semitic attitudes between Muslim students and non-Muslim ones in Dutch-speaking secondary schools in Belgium. About 50% of the Muslim students express anti-Semitic attitudes, as opposed to 10% of the others.
Islam versus Europe 30 April 2013
"Islam does not fit into the Western World"
- - Israel: 65%
- Canada: 49%
- USA: 44%
- South Korea: 29%
- Turkey: 25%
- Spain: 65%
- Swizerland: 59%
- France: 55%
- Germany (East): 51%
- Germany (West): 49%
- Sweden: 48%
- Great Britain: 46%
Belgian Weatherman Victim of Muslim Road Rage, Posts Anti-Muslim Rant on Facebook Page then is Sacked by Employer
Some 1,000 Muslims from across Europe are currently active as Islamic jihadists in Syria, which has replaced Afghanistan, Pakistan and Somalia as the main destination for militant Islamists to obtain immediate combat training with little or no official scrutiny
Belgian police have carried out dozens of raids and arrested six Islamists -- including the pugnacious ringleader of a Belgian Salafist group called Sharia4Belgium -- suspected of recruiting foreign fighters for the war in Syria.