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  • President declares combat missions in Afghanistan are over

    12/27/2014 5:39:44 AM PST · by WhiskeyX · 40 replies
    Fox News ^ | Dec. 26, 2014 - 2:48 | Jennifer Griffin
    President declares combat missions in Afghanistan are over. Jennifer Griffin reports on Obama's bold prediction [VIDEO]
  • ISIS Says It Will Conquer Europe Soon, Undertake Religious Cleansing And Kill Ruthlessly

    12/23/2014 2:20:16 PM PST · by TigerLikesRooster · 151 replies
    IBT ^ | December 23, 2014 | Kalyan Kumar
    ISIS Says It Will Conquer Europe Soon, Undertake Religious Cleansing And Kill Ruthlessly By Kalyan Kumar | December 23, 2014 3:56 PM EST The radical terror group ISIS has claimed that it is only a matter of time before its fighters conquer Europe. The claim was made by the spokesman of the outfit to veteran journalist Juergen Todenhoefer, who undertook a risky visit to the the ISIS controlled areas in Mosul of Northern Iraq. "We will conquer Europe one day. It is not a question of we will conquer Europe, just a matter of when that will happen. But it...
  • Obama Praises Muslims for Human Rights

    07/29/2014 11:42:38 AM PDT · by NKP_Vet · 38 replies ^ | July 29, 2014 | William Donohue
    Bill Donohue comments on President Obama’s remarks last night at the White House honoring Eid-al-Fitr, marking the end of Ramadan: Last night the president said that Eid “reminds us of the many achievements and contributions of Muslim Americans to building the very fabric of our nation and strengthening the core of our democracy.” He would have done us a service had he enumerated them. “That is why we stand with people of all faiths,” he continued, “here at home and around the world, to protect and advance their rights to prosper, and we welcome their commitment to giving back to...
  • Will Radical Muslims Use Harvard's Black Mass Act as Propaganda against the United States?

    05/11/2014 12:34:32 AM PDT · by CorporateStepsister · 13 replies
    Corporate Stepsister's Brain Files | May 11 2014 | Corporate Stepsister
    Do you guys think that Muslims will use Harvard's decision to perform a Black Mass as propaganda to prove that the United States is indeed the Great Satan we are always accused us of being? I do think so, this will be a ripe chance for Jihadis to justify their attacks on us, as a righteous and genuinely holy war. Americans openly worhsiping the Devil in a Satanic ritual and this might very well be plastered all over the Muslim media in the Middle East.
  • Black pastors lead rally against persecution by Muslims

    05/03/2014 7:21:03 PM PDT · by RaceBannon · 21 replies
    WND ^ | Published: 04/25/2014 at 9:37 PM | WND
    With persecution against Christians increasing in African nations and other places worldwide where Islam is advancing, an American pastor is calling black churches and others to join together to raise voices of opposition. Stephen Broden of the Fair Park Bible Fellowship Church in Dallas is organizing a rally in his city next month under the banner of Americans Against the Persecution of Christians in Muslim Countries. The coalition says it’s “committed to stopping the genocide of Christians in many Muslim countries.” Read more at
  • Suspected Islamist militants kill dozens of students in Nigeria

    02/25/2014 6:28:15 AM PST · by armydawg505 · 4 replies ^ | 2/25/14 | associated press
    DAMATURU, NIGERIA – Suspected Islamic militants killed dozens of students in a pre-dawn attack Tuesday on a northeast Nigerian college, survivors said, setting ablaze a locked hostel and shooting and slitting the throats of those who escaped through windows. Some were burned alive. Adamu Garba said he and other teachers who ran away through the bush estimate 40 students died in the assault that began around 2 a.m. Tuesday at the Federal Government College at Buni Yadi. It is a co-ed school about 45 miles south of Damaturu, the capital of Yobe state, and difficult to communicate with because extremists...
  • Christian college drops 'Crusaders' nickname in bow to 'global society'

    01/31/2014 9:01:27 AM PST · by massmike · 43 replies ^ | 01/31/2014 | Joshua Rhett Miller
    A Christian college in Wisconsin is dropping its “Crusaders” nickname after nearly 50 years, claiming the moniker has become outdated in a “more global society,” university officials told Maranatha Baptist University in Watertown and its Division III athletic teams have used the name since its founding in 1968. Matt Davis, the university’s executive vice president, said no complaints have been received by the school and stressed that it coincides with its name change from Maranatha Baptist College in December. “But I also agree that times change and we understand that context changes,” Davis told “Our world has changed...
  • Al-Jazeera: Why can't Arab armies be more humane like Israel's?

    01/16/2014 7:06:01 PM PST · by Nachum · 6 replies
    Israel Matzav ^ | 1/16/14 | Carl in Jerusalem
    Yes, they really said that. Let's go to the videotape (Hat Tip: Tom Gross).
  • U.S. strategy puts it in middle of 'holy war'

    06/18/2013 10:41:03 PM PDT · by Perseverando · 3 replies
    WND ^ | June 18, 2013 | F. Michael Maloof
    Obama weapons plan seen as adding to all-out sectarian conflict in Mideast WASHINGTON – Not only has the United States decided to begin providing weapons to the Syrian opposition, now Sunni Muslim clerics from the Gulf Cooperating Council countries, which are backed by the U.S. in arming and providing fighters to the opposition, have issued a fatwa calling for a “holy war” against Syria and its Shiite allies, principally Hezbollah, according to Joseph Farah’s G2 Bulletin. The fatwa, which signals the beginning of an all-out Sunni-Shia sectarian conflict, comes as foreign fighters led by the al-Qaida-affiliated Jabhat al-Nusra killed 60...
  • Syria rebels 'beheaded a Christian and fed him to the dogs'

    06/16/2013 6:47:43 PM PDT · by Zhang Fei · 53 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | 19:41 EST, 30 December 2012 | Nick Fagge
    Syrian rebels beheaded a Christian man and fed his body to dogs, according to a nun who says the West is ignoring atrocities committed by Islamic extremists. The nun said taxi driver Andrei Arbashe, 38, was kidnapped after his brother was heard complaining that fighters against the ruling regime behaved like bandits. She said his headless corpse was found by the side of the road, surrounded by hungry dogs. He had recently married and was soon to be a father.
  • Tehran Battles Plague of 'Mutant' Giant Rats with Army Snipers

    03/03/2013 2:47:21 PM PST · by DogByte6RER · 51 replies
    International Business Times ^ | February 20, 2013 | Umberto Bacchi:
    Tehran Battles Plague of 'Mutant' Giant Rats with Army Snipers Tehran, the capital of Iran, is battling an invasion of "genetically mutated" giant rats. Iran has sent in sniper teams to clear Tehran's streets from the massive rodents weighting up to five kilos plaguing 26 district of the Iranian capital, the city's environmental agency said. "They seem to have had a genetic mutation, probably as a result of radiations and the chemical used on them," Ismail Kahram, Teheran city council environment adviser and university professor Ismail Kahram told "They are now bigger and look different. These are changes that...
  • [When KKK was like al-Qaeda] MLK's assassin shot him dead to collect £62,000 bounty from KKK

    04/24/2012 8:58:57 AM PDT · by Milagros · 58 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | 11 April 2012
    Martin Luther King's assassin shot him dead to collect £62,000 bounty from Ku Klux Klan, new book claims By Daniel Bates PUBLISHED: 11:21 EST, 11 April 2012 | UPDATED: 03:42 EST, 12 April 2012 Martin Luther King was shot dead because a £62,000 bounty had been placed on his head by the Ku Klux Klan, according to a new book. Assassin James Earl Ray was in jail when he is said to have heard on the prison grapevine that the racist group would pay out to anyone who ended the life of the black U.S. civil rights leader. The book’s...
  • Obama in India Asked His Opinion of “Jihad”: “Jihad has a lot of Meanings..."

    11/08/2010 11:44:29 AM PST · by Justaham · 36 replies
    Nothing like a tough, clear answer to a simple question! Here is video of President Obama in India taking a question from a young lady who asked Obama very straightforwardly, “What is your opinion of Jihad?” Obama’s answer? “Well, the phrase Jihad has a lot of meanings within Islam, and is subject to a lot of different interpretations.” He then droned on about how Islam is a peaceful religion and the vast majority of adherents are peaceful people. He did say that violence on the part of any religion against others is not justified. This young lady asked a very...
  • Obama in India Asked His Opinion of “Jihad”: “Jihad has a lot of Meanings . . .” – Video

    11/07/2010 12:15:42 PM PST · by Federalist Patriot · 18 replies
    Freedom's Lighthouse ^ | November 7, 2010 | Brian
    Nothing like a tough, clear answer to a simple question! Here is video of President Obama in India taking a question from a young lady who asked Obama very straightforwardly, “What is your opinion of Jihad?” Obama’s answer? “Well, the phrase Jihad has a lot of meanings within Islam, and is subject to a lot of different interpretations.”He then droned on about how Islam is a peaceful religion and the vast majority of adherents are peaceful people. He did say that violence on the part of any religion against others is not justified. This young lady asked a very clear...
  • 'Smiling' woman 'stabbed MP twice in stomach after confronting him about Iraq war'

    11/01/2010 1:03:51 PM PDT · by Nachum · 24 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | 11/1/10 | Rebecca Camber
    A Muslim woman tried to kill a Labour MP by stabbing him in the stomach 'in revenge' for him voting for the Iraq War, a court heard today. Roshonara Choudhry, 21, is accused of knifing Stephen Timms twice in a shock attack during a constituency surgery meeting after she greeted the MP with a smile and offered him the hand of friendship. A second later the fanatic allegedly lunged forward, repeatedly plunging a three inch kitchen knife into his stomach, sending the MP 'reeling and staggering' backwards, before staff jumped in to wrestle the blade from her grasp.
  • Catholics Killed at Mass in Iraq: Extremist Muslims invade Church, Murder Priest

    11/01/2010 5:53:37 AM PDT · by tcg · 176 replies
    Catholic Online ^ | 11/1/10 | Deacon Keith Fournier
    They gathered in Our Lady of Salvation Catholic Church for an evening Mass. They are members of an increasingly besieged and forgotten minority in Iraq, Catholic Christians. Their herosm and love for the Lord has inspired them to continue to practice the ancient faith in the midst of what is a steadily deteriorating situation for them in this land they have called home for centuries. Our Lady of Salvation Church is no stranger to violence. Churches have been bombed before in Iraq, including Our Lady of Salvation. The Christian faithful have had to contend with an increasingly hostile culture. However,...
  • “Holy War: Should American’s Fear Islam?”, part 2 of 4

    10/07/2010 5:49:38 AM PDT · by MarianoApologeticus · 18 replies ^ | Oct 7, 2010 AD | Mariano
    In the face of stating the very facts that in some Muslim countries under Sharia women are stone, people are imprisoned, and in the Sudan over a thousand churches were burned: the response is “You are bigoted!!!” and the blinded by the politically correct movement audience applauds. Did you notice that? Who could not? The audience! In some Muslim countries under Sharia women are stone, people are imprisoned, and in the Sudan over a thousand churches were burned and this garners no response. But an opportunity to tell that mean ol´ Christian that he is bigoted and it is high...
  • “Holy War: Should American’s Fear Islam?”, part 1 of 4

    10/06/2010 9:22:20 AM PDT · by MarianoApologeticus · 22 replies ^ | Oct 6, 2010 AD | Mariano
    This week on “This Week” with Christiane Amanpour the question “Holy War: Should American’s Fear Islam?” was discussed by a panel of guests... FRANKLIN GRAHAM: But let me just say something about Islam. I -- I love the Muslim people. But I have great difficulty with the -- with the religion, especially with Sharia law and what it does for women -- toward women, toward non-believers, the violence that is given in -- under Sharia law. CHRISTIANE AMANPOUR: …Is it allowed under Sharia law? IMAM OSAMA BAHLOUL: …This is something for you to say that Islam is an Muslim thought,...
  • I Have A Bone To Pick With Beck

    09/12/2010 11:24:16 PM PDT · by joeblough_freerepublic · 39 replies · 1+ views
    NewsRealBlog ^ | September 12 | Joe Blough
    I’m a Beck fan. I’m convinced that he is doing America an enormous service. Beyond that, this Beck video clip, linked here at NRB is a must see. Really. Go watch it before you even read this. Excellent stuff. That said — and I trust you’ve seen the video now … no cheating — during the course of that monologue, speaking of Israel and the Arabs, Beck repeated an error that one frequently hears about matters in the Middle East, and which just frosts my tail. SNIP It may be possible that the idea of religious war, of holy war...
  • Find a Mosque near you

    08/18/2010 1:27:40 PM PDT · by combat_boots · 10 replies
    IslamiCity ^ | Ongoing | Unknown
    Welcome to Mosques/Organizations/Schools/MSA Search. (@ site, you enter location information and hit search)
  • Iran Launches Holy War on Haircuts

    07/07/2010 12:23:10 AM PDT · by FromLori · 5 replies
    ABC ^ | 7/6/2010 | LARA SETRAKIAN
    It's something like a holy war on haircuts. Iran's Ministry of Culture and Islamic Guidance has issued a directive banning 'decadent' hairstyles for men, restricting barber shops to only certain kinds of cuts. The primary target: spiky, gelled hairdos associated with rebellious youths, corrupted by Western influence. It's a style that was commonly seen on the front line of last year's post-election protests.
  • Radovan Karadzic defends 'holy war' against Islam

    03/01/2010 3:38:08 PM PST · by myknowledge · 15 replies · 692+ views
    The Australian (article from Times Online) ^ | March 2, 2010 | David Charter
    RADOVAN Karadzic showed yesterday that he will fight the charges of genocide he faces every step of the way, by insisting that the Bosnian Serbs fought a "just and holy" war to block the creation of an Islamic state. In a belligerent opening statement, the former Bosnian Serb leader claimed that his forces had no choice but to fight the war of 1992-95 to "defend the greatness of a small nation" against a Muslim plot to revive the Ottoman Empire. Dr Karadzic, 64, was frequently told to slow down so that interpreters could keep up with his four-hour, gabbled history...
  • Muammar Gaddafi calls for jihad on Swiss after ban on building minarets

    02/25/2010 4:05:56 PM PST · by JoeProBono · 29 replies · 1,081+ views
    timesonline ^ | February 26, 2010 | Roger Boyes
    Muammar Gaddafi has appealed for jihad against Switzerland, long regarded as one of the most peaceful nations in the world. The Libyan leader’s call for a holy war was, he said, a response to a Swiss referendum in November to ban the construction of minarets on mosques. It is the low point in a relationship that has been deteriorating since 2008 when Colonel Gaddafi’s son Hannibal was briefly detained in Geneva after allegedly beating his servants. “Any Muslim in any part of the world who works with Switzerland is an apostate, is against (the Prophet) Muhammad, God and the Koran,”...
  • "This new hatred comes from Muslim immigrants. The Jewish people are afraid now."

    02/24/2010 3:53:36 PM PST · by combat_boots · 15 replies · 534+ views
    Atlas Shrugs ^ | 24 Feb 2010 | Pam Geller
    And as overwhelmed as Europe is with a hostile invading army -- the Euro-Med project is slated to flood Europe with an overwhelming jihad army. Under the Euro-Med partnership, Islamic countries will have full freedom of movement and be able to send millions of Muslims, without papers, into Europe. This is why America saved Europe? All the blood and treasure to deliver Europe into the jaws of the Muslim horde. In dense Muslim communities in the US we are witnessing the same ugly trend. Armaros correctly declares, "The REICH is on the march, Jews are violated, intimidated and attacked while...
  • List of Islamic Terror Attacks For the Past 2 Months

    12/11/2009 11:03:35 AM PST · by Perseverando · 5 replies · 764+ views
    The Religion of Peace ^ | Updated Daily
    List of Islamic Terror Attacks For the Past 2 Months About the List of Terrorist Attacks This list of terrorist attacks committed by Muslims since 9/11/01 (a rate of about three or four a day) is incomplete because only a small percentage of attacks were picked up by international news sources, even those resulting in multiple loss of life. These are not incidents involving nominal Muslims killing for money or personal pride. This is not ordinary crime. We include violent incidents that can reasonably be determined to have been committed out of religious duty - as interpreted by the...
  • Inside the Gunman's Mosque

    11/08/2009 6:22:06 PM PST · by george76 · 27 replies · 1,349+ views
    The Daily Beast's ^ | November 7, 2009 | Asra Q. Nomani
    Not long ago, inside the quiet library of the Muslim Community Center here in Silver Spring, Maryland, a suburb of Washington, D.C., Golam Akhter, a local Bangladeshi-American civil engineer, 67, got into a fierce debate with a young Muslim doctor over how to interpret the concept of “jihad” within Islam. Akhter argued, “Jihad means an inner struggle, fighting against corruption and injustice.” The young doctor responded. “That’s not a correct interpretation. Jihad means holy war. When your religion isn’t safe, you have to fight for it. If someone attacks you, you must fight them. That is jihad. You can kill...
  • "Holy war against the Catholic Church" (Mexico City, Mexico)

    04/09/2009 2:36:14 PM PDT · by kellynla · 2 replies · 447+ views
    California Catholic Daily ^ | April 9, 2009 | staff
    Mexico City, Mexico (CNA) -- Father Hugo Valdemar, spokesman for the Archdiocese of Mexico City, has issued a warning about the “terrorist” nature of the call for a “holy war” against the Catholic Church by the leader of followers of Santa Muerte -- “St. Death.” David Romo Guillen, leader of the devotion to “St. Death,” especially popular among drug traffickers and criminals, called for a “holy war” against the Catholic Church after the Mexican Army destroyed several places of worship it suspected to be criminal hideouts, especially in the northern part of the country, including one shrine to Santa Muerte...
  • Islamic subversion alleged by speaker

    02/17/2009 11:31:41 AM PST · by MeneMeneTekelUpharsin · 11 replies · 1,250+ views
    The Shelbyville Times-Gazette ^ | 2-17-2009 | Brian Mosely
    A former FBI special agent told law enforcement and Homeland Security personnel that a network of Islamic organizations are working to incrementally implement Islamic law in the United States. During a presentation at the Bedford County Emergency Management Agency, former FBI agent John Guandolo briefed members about groups such as the Muslim Brotherhood, which he claims is working with other Islamic groups to slowly implement Shariah, also known as Islamic law, which encompasses all areas of life. Guandolo worked in the FBI since 1996, including nine years as a member of its SWAT team. After 9/11, he worked in the...
  • Chicago: Two Muslims plead guilty in plot to kill U.S. soldiers

    01/16/2009 7:54:15 AM PST · by Sammy67 · 9 replies · 1,183+ views
    JihadWatch ^ | 1/16/09
    AP's headline is "Cousins plead guilty in plot to kill US soldiers." But of course they didn't get involved in this plot because they were cousins. The Department of Homeland Security doesn't need to begin a Global War On Cousins. They did this because they wanted to wage jihad. They met the jihad recruiter at a Muslim convention. They were clearly inspired by Islamic teachings regarding the necessity to wage war against unbelievers. But since none of that is suitable for an AP headline, we get...cousins. An update on this story. "Cousins plead guilty in plot to kill US soldiers,"...
  • Muslim ads on county buses drive Jewish group to protest

    01/15/2009 4:25:17 AM PST · by nobama08 · 38 replies · 2,011+ views
    Sun-Sentinel ^ | January 15, 2009 | Robert Nolin
    There's a new front in the conflict between Jew and Muslim: Broward County Click here for restaurant inspection reports buses. Fifty of the county's 290-bus fleet have been chugging around area streets for the past several weeks with a message that might seem more oblique than inflammatory. Black letters on a white backdrop proclaim, "ISLAM: The Way of Life of Abraham, Moses, Jesus and Muhammad." The $60,000 ad was paid for by the Council on American-Islamic Relations. "We owe it to our fellow Americans to let them know that Islam stands for peace," said Altaf Ali, director of CAIR's South...
  • Head of Muslim group with admitted Hamas ties to offer prayer at Obama inauguration

    01/15/2009 8:07:46 AM PST · by Sammy67 · 19 replies · 1,162+ views
    JihadWatch ^ | 1/14/09
    Federal prosecutors last summer rejected claims that ISNA was unfairly named an unindicted co-conspirators in the Holy Land Foundation Hamas terror funding case. ISNA has admitted ties to the Muslim Brotherhood and Hamas. The Muslim Brotherhood is waging, in its own words, "a kind of grand Jihad in eliminating and destroying the Western civilization from within and ‘sabotaging’ its miserable house by their hands and the hands of the believers so that it is eliminated and Allah’s religion is made victorious over all other religions.” And the head of ISNA is going to offer a
  • A Religious War

    01/14/2009 8:10:22 AM PST · by Maxstake · 23 replies · 694+ views
    01/14/09 | Maxstake
    We are, like it or not at war with the Islamic World. I originally wrote this in March 2007 and have since updated parts of it. For some time I have thought that the description of a "War on Terror" is a misnomer, this is in fact a Religious War. A modern war of all Islamic nations against primarily the Judo-Christian Western Nations. While the primary movers are the Radical Islamic, the so called moderates are glad to set by and let the Radicals do their dirty work. Do not believe for a minute that the words of the Koran...
  • Jihadism in 2009: The Trends Continue

    01/14/2009 7:51:44 AM PST · by NickyAitch · 1 replies · 259+ views
    Family Security Matters ^ | January 14, 2009 | Fred Burton and Scott Stewart
    What were the terrorism trends in 2008 and what is forecast for the year ahead?
  • Strategic Collapse at the Army War College

    01/14/2009 8:22:52 AM PST · by PurpleMan · 29 replies · 1,386+ views
    Pajama Media ^ | January 14, 2009 | Patrick Poole
    This intellectual and strategic groundwork for the “long war” against Islamic terrorism will never be accomplished as long as our senior service schools and military academies continue to neglect this vital area of strategic study. Regardless of what one might think about the relation between Islamic theology and jihadist justifications for terror, it is a fact that they believe they are operating in accordance with Islamic tradition. Islamic war doctrine ought to be studied on that basis alone.
  • The Missing: Somali Men Off Twin Cities Streets, Back in Somalia

    11/24/2008 5:22:11 AM PST · by ButThreeLeftsDo · 31 replies · 1,461+ views ^ | 11/23/08 | Tom Lyden
    Somali community fears young men leaving to fight holy war Young Somali men are vanishing off the streets of the Twin Cities. More than 20 have left in the last few months, and the community fears they’ve gone back to Somalia to fight in a holy war. They’re known in the Somali community simply at The Missing. More than 20 young Somali men, between the ages of 17 and 22, who have left the Twin Cities in the last few months, without a single word to their families. The families and community leaders believe the men have gone back to...
  • Muslim killed Catholic girl in love with flatmate

    11/12/2008 3:25:15 PM PST · by Sammy67 · 8 replies · 946+ views
    Yorkshirepost ^ | 11/12/08 | By Jeni Harvey
    A TEENAGER was brutally murdered by her boyfriend's Muslim flatmate because he did not approve of him going out with a Catholic. Lidia Motylska, 19, was strangled in an alleyway in Leeds by Iraqi immigrant Abobakir Jabari who objected to his Kurdish flatmate's relationship with her. Yesterday Jabari, 39, who was given British citizenship in 2005, pleaded guilty at Sheffield Crown Court to murdering the petite Polish teenager. The court heard he garrotted her from behind, using the cord from his tracksuit bottoms, before inflicting "gratuitous" wounds on her lifeless body. He stabbed
  • Are We Fighting a Holy War?

    09/19/2008 9:01:50 PM PDT · by T.L.Sink · 28 replies · 553+ views
    Commentary ^ | Sept. 19, '08 | Newt Gingrich
    (VIDEO) Newt Gingrich, Ph.d., a brilliant student and teacher of history, puts Sarah Palins's answer to ABC's Charley Gibson's condescending and smug "gotcha" question in historical context. The liberal MSM should see Gingrich's video and learn something about America and the role faith plays among great wartime leaders.
  • Maybe We ARE on a Mission from God

    09/14/2008 10:48:38 AM PDT · by pharmamom · 5 replies · 157+ views
    WhenWeAreQueen ^ | September 14, 2008 | Queen1
    Sarah Palin made it clear she did not think we are necessarily in a holy war in our action in Iraw. Perhaps not. I am going to go out on a limb (since I don’t weigh very much, it can be a very thin limb). I think that our war against Islamic extremists is a holy war. I do think God is on our side. I think God is a loving Deity who does not think that forcible conversion of non-believers and/or killing them is acting in His name. I think that if there is such a thing as a...
  • Comparison: Gibson Questions for Obama (and Edwards in 2004) vs. for Sarah Palin

    09/13/2008 10:22:57 AM PDT · by TitansAFC · 42 replies · 895+ views
    Hotair/ABC ^ | 9-13-08 | ABC News/Hot Air
    Obama interview: How does it feel to break a glass ceiling? How does it feel to “win”? How does your family feel about your “winning” breaking a glass ceiling? Who will be your VP? Should you choose Hillary Clinton as VP? Will you accept public finance? What issues is your campaign about? Will you visit Iraq? Will you debate McCain at a town hall? What did you think of your competitor’s [Clinton] speech? Palin interview: Do you have enough qualifications for the job you’re seeking? Specifically have you visited foreign countries and met foreign leaders? Aren’t you conceited to be...
  • Saudi Cleric Muhammad Al-Munajid Warns: Freedom of Speech Might Lead to Freedom of Belief

    04/10/2008 3:32:52 PM PDT · by Alouette · 26 replies · 166+ views
    MEMRI TV ^ | Mar. 30, 2008
    Muhammad Al-Munajid: Some of these heretics say: "Islam is not the private property of anyone." So what do they want? They say: "No sect has a monopoly on Islam." So what do they want? They say: "We want to issue rulings." Someone who is ignorant, who does not know any Arabic, or who has no knowledge of Islamic jurisprudence wants to issue rulings?! They say: "We reinterpret the texts." There is a very dangerous conspiracy against the religion of Islam in newspapers and in what these people say. A journalist, or one of those lowlifes, wants to... These people are...
  • A follower of the Peaceful Religion's "open letter" to Geert Wilders

    03/29/2008 8:21:53 AM PDT · by kelsiejackson · 23 replies · 870+ views
    An "open letter" posted online from a peace-loving mujahad to Geert Wilders. To Geert, Verily, our religion will stay the same till the Day of Judgment. We are happy that there are people like you to expose themselves to the wrath of Allah. We are also happy because it makes us comfortable knowing that there are true enemies of Islaam as Allah has mentioned in the Qur’aan. We are not interested in condemning this or condemning that, but we are interested in letting you know that Islaam will dominate all of Europe, including your hometown, and the Jizyah will be...
  • Hypocrisy, Thy Name is “Arab”

    12/20/2007 8:36:40 AM PST · by PRePublic · 8 replies · 296+ views
    israellycool ^ | 12 - 19 - 2007
    Hypocrisy, Thy Name is “Arab”Wednesday, December 19th, 2007Arabs have been unanimous in rejecting the idea of Israel being a “Jewish state.” Their reasons are that, by definition, a Jewish state would be discriminatory against Arabs and Muslims.If you define “Jewish” in purely religious terms, that would mean that any state that defines itself as “Islamic” is, by definition, equally guilty of this discrimination. If you define “Jewish” in ethnic or national terms, then any state that defines itself as “Arab” would be equally guilty of the racism that Israel is being accused of. Time to check out the official hypocrisy...
  • Islam against citizenship in ‘hostile state’

    10/08/2007 7:30:46 AM PDT · by CHEE · 31 replies · 615+ views
    DOHA • Prominent Islamic cleric Dr Yusuf Al Qaradawi has said that Muslims accepting the nationality of non-Islamic countries in times of war is against the teachings and tenets of Islam. "It's a betrayal of Allah and His Prophet (PBUH)," the scholar said of a Muslim accepting the citizenship of a hostile non-Muslim country in times of war. His comments were carried by a local Arabic daily in a special Ramadan supplement yesterday.
  • In Search Of The "Peace-Loving Muslims" -- Again

    09/30/2007 5:33:04 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 55 replies · 134+ views ^ | September 30, 2007 | Austin Hill
    What is it with the combination of being a medical doctor and a “Muslim? That’s a very legitimate question to ask, in light of a certain event that unfolded at the end of last week in Virginia. Dr. Esam Omeish, who in addition to being an “M.D.” was, up until last Thursday, a member of the Virginia State Commission on Immigration. He also happens to be president of the Muslim American Society. By all accounts an accomplished professional and a responsible contributor to his community, Dr. Omeish’s world changed, seemingly overnight, when some very damning video was discovered at Youtube...
  • Al-Qaida: Wage holy war against Pakistan (to retaliate for Pakistani Army attack on Red Mosque)

    07/11/2007 1:07:27 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 18 replies · 689+ views
    AP on Yahoo ^ | 7/11/07 | AP
    CAIRO, Egypt - Al-Qaida's deputy leader issued a video Wednesday calling for Pakistanis to wage a holy war against their government in retaliation for the attack by Pakistan's army on the Red Mosque in Islamabad. Ayman al-Zawahri's 4-minute, 24-second address focused entirely on the clashes between Islamic students and Pakistan's army at the mosque. The video was released by al-Qaida's multimedia branch, as-Sahab. Its authenticity could not immediately be confirmed, but two U.S.-based terrorism monitoring groups also reported it.
  • Iranian Snow rains in Bosnia (BARF but nice to know who is on Muslim side)

    Iran and Bosnia are to extend their cultural ties by making a movie with the theme of Bosnian women's role at the Srebrenica Massacre. Iranian documentary cinema center, Bosnian Mama Company and producers from Germany and France will sponsor the film directed by Aida Bagic. Aida Bagic, cofounder of the Centre for Women's Studies, also wrote the script of the movie 'Snow'. With this film she is trying to screen the suffering mothers and children experienced during the war with Serbs and the problems they faced in defending the Islamic country of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Audio and visual department of...
  • The Guidebook for Taking a Life

    06/09/2007 11:42:21 PM PDT · by Lorianne · 9 replies · 995+ views
    NY Times ^ | June 10, 2007 | HAEL MOSS and SOUAD MEKHENNET
    We were in a small house in Zarqa, Jordan, trying to interview two heavily bearded Islamic militants about their distribution of recruitment videos when one of us asked one too many questions. The room fell silent. But before anyone could act on this impulse, the rules of jihadi etiquette kicked in. You can’t just slaughter a visitor, militants are taught by sympathetic Islamic scholars. You need permission from whoever arranges the meeting. And in this case, the arranger who helped us to meet this pair declined to sign off. “He’s my guest,” Marwan Shehadeh, a Jordanian researcher, told the bearded...
  • Al-Qaida declares holy war on India

    06/09/2007 8:26:58 AM PDT · by LurkedLongEnough · 241 replies · 11,125+ views
    The Boston Globe ^ | June 9, 2007 | Aijaz Hussain, AP
    This photograph taken from a CD purportedly by al-Qaida militants in India shows a masked man sitting beside an automatic gun reading a statement by Abdul Rehman al-Ansari, purportedly the chief of al-Qaida Fil Hind or al-Qaida in India, received by Current News Service in Srinagar, the main city of India's Jammu-Kashmir state, on Friday, June 8, 2007. A group claiming to represent the al-Qaida terror network declared a holy war on India over its control over part of the divided Himalayan region of Kashmir, Indian officials said Saturday, adding that they were taking the threat seriously. Word at the...
  • Jihadis aspire to 'conquer France': Al-Qaeda forum calls for jihadis to 'complete' medieval war

    04/22/2007 11:10:52 PM PDT · by noname247 · 6 replies · 1,153+ views
    Y Net News ^ | April 23 2007 | Yaakov Lappin
    The internet discussion appeared as Spanish security forces warned that both Spain and France were targets of al-Qaeda terror plots. A post that appeared on the al-Firdaws jihadi forum, submitted by a user named Faisal al-Baghdadi, contained a lengthy historical account of "the second stop of the Islamic conquest of Europe, France, after Andalusia, Spain." The post took a nostalgic look at the battle of Tours in 732, in which Muslim forces, commanded by Rahman al-Ghafiqi, who invaded a portion of France, were repelled by the Frankish general Charles Martel ("the hammer"), and forced to retreat. The battle stemmed the...

    04/03/2007 4:24:11 AM PDT · by Cornpone · 14 replies · 1,281+ views
    adnkronosinternational ^ | 3 April 2007 | AKI
    Rome, 3 April (AKI) - Prosecutors in the northern Italian city of Turin were scheduled to start investigating on Tuesday footage of an imam at the local Cottolengo mosque, Mohammed Kohalia, calling on Muslims to hate Christians and Jews and praying for their death. "The Prophet has said that the extremists [Jews and Christians] will be destroyed," the cleric is heard as saying in footage secretly filmed by a journalist. "Allah should kill the polytheists." Kohalia has denied making those statements. The DVD portraying Kohaila's sermon was filmed with a hidden camera by a faithful attending the prayers on behalf...