Tuesday, June 17, 2008
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Iran Supremo: Islam should have seat on Security Council
And he calls for unity among all the Muslim countries. In Sunni Islam, that unity under a caliphate is a prerequisite for lawful offensive jihad. I suspect that he has something similar in mind himself. "A UN seat must be...
"If Arghandab is taken over by the Taliban, it will mean a significant shift in power, and people are concerned that this will be a step forward for the Taliban towards Kandahar."
Another escalation: "Taliban seize Afghan villages," from Al Jazeera, June 16: Taliban fighters have taken control of eight villages in Arghandab district in Afghanistan, and have said they plan to march towards Kandahar city. About 500 fighters are said to...
88% Say Free Speech is Good, But Only 53% Oppose Ban on Hate Speech
Bad news from a Rasmussen telephone survey: this is why CAIR and co. are so unrelenting in characterizing all discussion of the Islamic jihad ideology and Islamic supremacism as "hate speech." It could easily become illegal to discuss these things...
"Youths" at it again in France
"Some of the participants recited prayers, palms stretched upwards" These kids today! The photo above was taken at the march referred to at the end of this story. Islam In Europe has that and much more, giving you an...
Spencer Blogging the QurÂ'an: Sura 29, Â"The SpiderÂ"
Here is the latest in my ongoing series, at Hot Air: This suraÂ's name comes from v. 41, which compares those who trust in anyone or anything besides Allah to spiders, who labor to build webs that are Â"the...
"The difference between what the Nazis said about the Jews and what people today are saying about radical Muslims is..."
"What we're saying about radical Muslims is true. "To pretend otherwise is to perform the intellectual equivalent of hiding Nazis in your attic during World War II." So says Kathy Shaidle, in a letter to Toronto Star columnist Haroon Siddiqui:...
Fitzgerald: Obama's strategy
Obama's strategy has been to play all of his cards very close to his chest -- not letting his advisers in on quite everything -- and in playing for time. He must have known that eventually the business about Rev....
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Iranian police "questioning women and men [about] where they bought their clothes or had their hair done, then targeting the shops"
Iranian Fashion Police Update. "Iran police shut clothes shops, hairdressers," from the Associated Press, June 16: Police closed 32 clothes shops and hairdressers and stopped cars and pedestrians in the street in an intensified crackdown on women who do not...
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Islamic clerics draft laws restricting women's rights in Kuwait
"The law will include enforcing the veil, Islamic dress for women, and restrictions on women's travel without approval from father or husband." With more Sharia to come later, if they succeed. "Kuwaiti Salafists Prepare Draft Law," from MEMRI, June 16...
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Multiculturalist moral equivalencer says Islam is stuck in the Middle Ages
Media double standard alert: if I said that Islam was stuck in the Middle Ages, it would be more evidence of my inveterate "Islamophobia." But when Hans KÃ¼ng says it, it gets written up favorably in the Times, because Hans...
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"Minnesota education officials need both the backbone and the oversight tools necessary to prevent the blurring of lines between Islam and the public schools"
Katherine Kersten recaps in Tarek ibn Ziyad Academy controversy in "Charter Schools Shouldn't Promote Islam" in the Wall Street Journal, June 14 (thanks to all who sent this in): [...] After my columns appeared, the state chapter of the American...
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