Thursday, July 10, 2008
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Perfectly innocent, random bomb found on Afghan bus carrying Indian workers
Don't get excited. How many times have you accidently left a bomb on a bus full of infidels? Why, scarcely a week goes by when I don't mislay a bomb on at least one bus. "Bomb found on Afghan bus...
Georgia honor killer says he did nothing wrong, demands Islamic food in prison
No pork, please Contrary to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution headline, he didn't actually say he was innocent. He said he had done nothing wrong. That's not the same thing. According to an earlier story on this case, he confessed to...
Iran test-fires missile that can reach Israel
More saber-rattling. "Iran test-fires missiles in Persian Gulf," by Ali Akbar Dareini for AP, July 9 (thanks to all who sent this in): TEHRAN, Iran (AP) - Iran test-fired nine long- and medium-range missiles Wednesday during war games that officials...
Gun battle at US consulate in Constantinople: "Terrorists, with beards and long hair"
Shootout in Occupied Constantinople. "Turkey shooting: Six dead in US consulate attack in Istanbul," from the Telegraph, July 9 (thanks to all who sent this in): Three policemen and three unidentified gunmen have been killed during a 15-minute gun battle...
Babies for jihad
Two thousand Pakistani women vow to raise up children for the interior spiritual struggle. "Women at Pakistan's Red Mosque vow babies for jihad," by Zeeshan Haider for Reuters, July 9 (thanks to all who sent this in): ISLAMABAD (Reuters) -...
Osama's boy calls for Britain's destruction
No problem, sonny, the Brits are taking care of that for you "Accelerate the destruction of America, Britain, France and Denmark." "Osama Bin Laden's 16-year-old son calls for Britain's 'destruction' in new terror video," from the Evening Standard, July...
The Libel Tourist
An illuminating film on the Rachel Ehrenfeld case: This documentary short film, produced by the Moving Picture Institute, shows how Saudi billionaire Khalid Bin Mafhouz exploits the British legal system and sues for libel whenever he is the subject...
What is going on among the unindicted co-conspirators? CAIR's Board Chairman quits
First the estimable Ahmed Bedier jumped ship. And there are rumors that others have been deep-sixed also, but I haven't been able to get confirmation. And now this. What on earth does Parvez Ahmed mean, that CAIR hasn't been proactive...
Spencer: The Stealth Jihad in Britain
In Human Events today I discuss a few features of the rapidly deteriorating situation in Britain: Three years after the July 7, 2005, jihad terror attacks in London, the jihad in Britain is stronger than ever. It is not proceeding...
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Once-Hindu Nepal to give Muslims special rights
Not just equal rights. And the Nepal Maoists are, in this, trailblazers for the rest of the world. "It is not enough to provide equal rights to the Muslims but they should be given special rights as compensation for having...
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Update: UK teacher who punished students for not worshipping Allah officially suspended
When this was first reported, the teacher was not suspended but merely "staying away from the school until the furor dies down." "Teacher suspended over Islam class claim," by Antonia Merola, for the Crewe Chronicle, July 9:A HIGH school has...
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"He endured similar threats in his homeland Pakistan, but never expected the same thing to happen in the UK"
If this is what Muslim converts to Christianity experience living in the UK, imagine what converts living deep in the heart of Islam must go through. "Persecution threat to British Muslims who change their faith," from Inspire Magazine, July 9:...
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Fitzgerald: The minaret, a sign of power and dominion
The organisers of the petition argue that the minarets, which are used on mosques, are a symbol of political and religious claims to power, not just a religious sign. SchlÃ¼er said last year: "We've got nothing against prayer rooms or...
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Motoon murder plotter walks
Plotting to kill the man who drew this? No big deal Disproportionate. "Denmark drops cartoon murder plot charges," from Reuters, July 9 (thanks to Paul): COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - Danish prosecutors on Wednesday dropped charges against a Moroccan-born man accused...
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"I suspected that some supernatural time-and-space warp had transported me to Islamabad. This couldn't be Brooklyn."
I have walked down streets like this in Chicago, New York and Los Angeles -- places where America itself seems to disappear for blocks on end. This one has a particularly ominous cast. "Another Tack: A masjid grows in Brooklyn,"...
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Mainstream media mum on Muslim element of Georgia honor killing
This NewsBusters report is about the Chicago Tribune, but it could just as well be about every mainstream media outlet. "Chgo Trib's 'Honor Killing' Report Omits Islam Connection," by Warner Todd Huston for NewsBusters, July 8 (thanks to the Constantinopolitan...
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