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Muslim Prayer in School? Germany Says No

Huffington Post 14 December 2011
By Alexander Goerlach

"Christian pigs" is a favorite nickname of adolescent Muslims for their German neighbors and fellow students. The devaluation of, and distancing from, Christians is part of the standard repertoire of

 

Anti-Islam groups fights Fribourg ban

The Local 14 December 2011
By Meritxell Mir

The Swiss Movement against Islamisation (MOSC) has said it will appeal a Fribourg district court decision blocking it from setting up a stand in the western town. In October 2009, a few weeks

 

• Pilots: Do not fly Turkish Airlines

EuropeNews 13 December 2011
By Nicolai Sennels

Thirteen non-Turkish Turkish Airlines pilots and even a Turkish Airlines safety consultant critizise the company as being dangerous to fly with because of incompetent Turkish pilots and because it does not follow safety procedures. The Danish news paper Politiken is in possession of internal reports mentioning a long list of mistakes made by Turkish Airlines pilots. "I would never let my wife and my children fly with Turkish Airlines," says one pilot. "It is a dangerous company." says another pilot.

 

Muslims Intimidate Their Way Across Europe

Hudson New York 13 December 2011
By Soeren Kern

A mob of some 20 Islamists stormed a debate in Amsterdam that was featuring two Muslim liberals, the Canadian writer and Muslim feminist Irshad Manji and the Dutch-Moroccan Green Left MP Tofik Dibi.

Muslim extremists belonging to the group Sharia4Belgium, which seeks to establish Islamic Sharia law across Europe, yelled "Allahu Akbar" ("Allah is Greater") and threatened to break Manji's neck. Waving an Islamist jihadist flag, they then demanded that Manji and Dibi be executed for apostasy.

 

London mosque cleric calls for Jewish women to be "enslaved" and "pillaged"

Examiner.com 13 December 2011
By Timothy Whiteman

Christians and Americans targeted as well... It's not everyday one hears calls for women to be enslaved and pillaged. Nor is the bully pulpit a self-described center of "tolerance and

 

Islamists Demand Counterterrorism Training Censor Ideology

FrontPage Magazine 13 December 2011
By Ryan Mauro

The U.S. government is buckling in response to a yearlong assault on its counterterrorism training programs for law enforcement, which critics say promote anti-Muslim sentiment and feature bigoted

 

Muslim leaders weigh Lowe's boycott over TV show controversy

The Detroit News 13 December 2011
By Oralandar Brand Williams

Detroit— Local and national Muslim and Arab-American leaders are expected to meet Monday on a conference call to discuss the decision by home improvement giant Lowe's to pull its ads from the cable

 

Qaradawi: Sharia "Gradualism” For Egypt—And Beyond

Andrew Bostom 12 December 2011

Yusuf al-Qaradawi (1926—) is a modern Muslim scholar and preacher best known for his popular Al Jazeera program "ash-Sharia wal-Hayat” (Sharia and Life), and his website Islam Online (now On Islam). He has also published some fifty books, including The Lawful and the Prohibited in Islam and Islam: The Future Civilization. Al-Qaradawi was born in Egypt, and attended Al Azhar University. Qaradawi was a follower of Muslim Brotherhood founder Hasan al-Banna during his youth, and was imprisoned first under the monarchy in 1949, then three times after the release of his Tyrant and the Scholar, poetic Islamic plays expressing political messages.

 

Initiatives launched to build a mosque in Greek city: mayor

World Bulletin 12 December 2011

Mayor Yiannis Boutaris of Greek Thessaloniki city said that they launched initiatives to build a mosque in Thessaloniki where nearly 5,000 Muslims were living. Boutaris visited Mayor Aziz Kocaoglu

 

Seminar of "Imam Hussein "to be held in Germany

ABNA.co 12 December 2011

Seminar of "Imam Hussein (A.S)” which is organized by the Union of Turkish scholars, residents of Europe, will be held by the cooperation of AhlalBayt local communities in Germany. The seminar is

 

Poland Gives Arab Nations Lessons

WSJ.com 12 December 2011
By GORDON FAIRCLOUGH

WARSAW—Poland is sharing the hard-won lessons of its jarring 1989 shift to democracy from communism in an effort to ease political transitions in the countries of the Arab spring. Poland's leaders

 

All-American Muslim – Threats, Intimidation and Hate

FrontPage Magazine 12 December 2011
By Daniel Greenfield

For the first time in weeks All-American Muslim is back in the news, not for anything on the show, but over the commercials. A number of sponsors have stopped advertising on the show, including

 

High School Students Forced to Listen to Islamic Supremacist Reza Aslan

Right Side News 12 December 2011
By Robert Spencer

"This is a required event for Mercersburg students and faculty." One of the most unfortunate aspects of the politically correct straitjacket that binds contemporary public discourse is that

 

Video: Houston, We Have a Problem: Jihad on Christmas Eve

Right Side News 12 December 2011

Rabid anti-Semitism, Holocaust denial, and preaching of militaristic jihad? Muslim Brotherhood's Texas Conference in Houston on Christmas Day One tactic Sharia Muslims implement is "encroachment" upon American institutions, such as prayer rooms on university campuses, complaints against crosses in Christian college buildings, replacing American cafeteria food with halal food.

 

Fatwa banning Muslim women from touching bananas and other penis-shaped foods makes Internet rounds

NY Daily News 12 December 2011
By Roque Planas

An alleged fatwa banning women from touching bananas and cucumbers is making the rounds through Muslim listservs. The religious directive forbids women from handling bananas or cucumbers, because

 

Is New Moroccan Government Inciting Muslims in Spain?

Hudson New York 9 December 2011
By Soeren Kern

Some 3,000 Muslim immigrants took to the streets in near Barcelona to protest recent cuts in social welfare benefits.

The protest, which took place on December 5 in the industrial city of Terrassa, about 30 kilometers from Barcelona, was organized and attended by Moroccan immigrants.

 

Belgian Muslims Threaten Canadian Author On Book Tour

Forbes 9 December 2011
By Abigail R. Esman

A group of over 20 Muslims stormed a debate featuring Muslim writer Irshad Manji in Amsterdam last night, threatening to break Manji’s neck as they issued cries of "Allahu Akbar,” ("God is great”)

 

Anclam Chowder's sister group Sharia4belgium disrupt debate on islam in Amsterdam, throw eggs and spit on Irshad Manji

Tundra Tabloids 9 December 2011

Parliamentarian Tofik Dibi (Green Left) and author and Muslim activist Irshad Manji have complained to the police after the debate in which they participated in Amsterdam was disturbed by radical

 

Muslim Cleric's Warning: Cucumbers Too Sexy for Women

Fox News 9 December 2011

An Islamic cleric living in Europe reportedly has warned Muslim women not to get too close to bananas, cucumbers or other produce -- to avoid having "sexual thoughts.” The unnamed cleric, whose

 

EU leaders tell Turkey to 'respect' Cyprus

EUobserver.com 9 December 2011
By Andrew Rettman

BRUSSELS - EU leaders are planning to tell Turkey to "fully respect" Cyprus when it takes over the rotating presidency next year after Turkey threatened to boycott meetings. "The EU council calls

 
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