Friday, June 13, 2008
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Egyptian journo: Muslims love Obama because he will appease them
In March 2007 I wrote that "given ObamaÂ's politics, it will not be hard to present him internationally as someone who understands Islam and Muslims, and thus will be able to smooth over the hostility between the Islamic world and...
The Jihad Five
This Investor's Business Daily editorial (June 12, thanks to Ruth King) nails today's Gitmo ruling from the Supremes: Supreme Court: In a historic first, the right to habeas corpus has been bestowed upon prisoners of war Â— in wartime. Five...
Al-Qaeda documents lost on train "could have been useful to terrorists"
So who was the official who lost them, anyway? Why isn't his name being released? An update on this story. "Lost al-Qa'eda documents 'could have been useful to terrorists,'" from the Telegraph, June 12 (thanks to Jeffrey Imm): The top...
London jihadist's wife gets 15 years for not reporting bomb plots
How many more in Britain knew about the plots? How many knew in the mosques they attended? How many knew among their friends and acquaintances? This is good news, but larger question remains: what are British authorities doing to stop...
You can't have religion in public schools, unless it's Islam
While everyone is too busy with hurricane predictions and political cheesecake videos to pay any attention to the rapid erosion of the freedom of speech, the stealth jihad proceeds apace in another arena: the Islamization of American public schools. "Islam...
Muslim American Society committing voter fraud in Louisiana
LGF has an astonishing story about voter fraud in Louisiana. Now, voter fraud in Louisiana may not seem to be astonishing at all, and about as common as gators or crawdads, but this story has a twist: the perpetrator is...
Gaza house blast kills seven, Hamas blames Israel, launches rockets, finds out the Israelis didn't do it
...And those wicked Zionists -- Never mind Israel should be a good neighbor send the rockets back, in just the way they were sent into Israel. "Gaza house blast kills 7; Hamas hints at accident," by Ibrahim Barzak for...
Pakistani jihadist group declares jihad against U.S.
As if it weren't being waged already, the Jamiat-e-Ulema Islam (Islamic Society and Community, not that this has anything do with Islam, of course) says it is going to wage jihad against the U.S. in retaliation for the recent air...
Scalia: Supreme Court decision on Gitmo "will make the war harder on us. It will almost certainly cause more Americans to be killed"
And it will resurrect and create a plethora of judicial jihad cases that will tie up thousands of hours and millions of dollars. What is this about violating the Constitutional rights of people who are not American citizens? Apparently the...
CAIR calls on Obama to denounce "Islamophobia"
By which they mean, of course, not simply irrational prejudice against Muslims, but any honest examination of the elements of Islam that jihadists use to justify violence against non-Muslims and Islamic supremacism. We have seen this again and again. "Obama...
Fitzgerald: Hate crimes involving Muslims
The UN's Doudou DiÃ¨ne was recently in the United States, looking for "hate crimes" involving Muslims. And there have been all kinds of "hate crimes" involving Muslims in the United States. There was the Muslim from Saudi Arabia who, in...
New York Times isn't sure that free speech is such a good idea
The original New Duranty Times headline on this appalling story was "Out of Step with Allies, U.S Defends Freedom to Offend in Speech," but now they have changed it to "Unlike Others, U.S. Defends Freedom to Offend in Speech" --...
Shock horror! Mainstream Islamic teaching taught at Virginia Islamic school: adulterers and apostates should be killed
What do you expect? The idea that adulterers and apostates should be killed isn't "extremist" or "hijacked" Islam. It's mainstream Islamic teaching, taught in the Sunnah and all the schools of Islamic law. I know that pointing that out will...
"Blue-eyed devil!" "Pakistani [expletive]!"
Mahmoud Alkhazaleh stood in the street, and wouldn't get out of the way of traffic. When the driver honked, Alkhazaleh didn't move. The driver tried to go around him, but Alkhazaleh allegedly started to hit him and throw rocks at...
UK: Top-secret Al-Qaeda documents left on train
Keystone Kops Alert: "Civil servant suspended after top secret al-Qa'eda documents are left on train," by Graham Tibbetts for the Telegraph, June 12 (thanks to all who sent this in): A senior civil servant has been suspended after top secret...
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Christian teenager died after having abortion to avoid upsetting Muslim boyfriend's family
Honor, or the appearance of honor, is all. From the Daily Mail, June 12 (thanks to all who sent this in): A teenage Christian who had an abortion to avoid conflict with her Muslim boyfriend's family died a fortnight after...
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California: Muslim polygamist guilty of torturing 2 wives, 19 children
Here is one of the 50,000 to 100,000 Muslim polygamists in the U.S. Of course, there are abusive husbands in all cultures, but only in an Islamic context is there the idea that beating one's wife has divine sanction (Qur'an...
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