Sunday, September 14, 2008
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Jihadists: We'll kill Paul McCartney if he plays Israel
Paul: Not a dead man This story takes me back to misspent nights of my youth, gathered with friends to spin The White Album backwards on a turntable (ask your parents what that thing was, kids) and hearing John...
Raymond Ibrahim and Michael Scheuer debate what al-Qaeda wants
I recently wrote something of a lengthy exposition regarding ex CIA analyst Michael ScheuerÂ's continuous characterizations of Osama bin Laden as at once Robin Hood, Saint Francis of Assisi, and Thomas JeffersonÂ—that is, a man fighting oppression and tyranny, that...
Pakistani Army vows to "protect territorial integrity" against U.S. raids
What was that Zardari was saying about the war on terror being "Pakistan's own war"? Friend and Ally Update: "Pakistan army pledges to Â'protect territorial integrity' from U.S. incursions," by Saeed Shah for the McClatchy Newspapers, September 13 (thanks to...
Jihadist preacher Anjem Choudary: "We will ensure that one day you will integrate into the Sharia Islamic law" in Britain
How? Demographic conquest. And yet Britain continues to hemorrhage money in welfare payments to polygamists and to immigrants who have no intention of integrating. And it continues to fail to protect young girls who are pulled out of school and...
Germany arrests 1 on suspicion of recruiting jihadists for al-Qaeda
Eurabia Alert. "Suspected Al-Qaeda backer arrested in Germany," from Deutsche Presse Agentur, September 13: KARLSRUHE, German - German police have arrested a 30-year- old Turk on suspicion of recruiting fighters for the terrorist network al-Qaeda, justice officials said on Saturday....
Multiple bombings in New Delhi kill at least 18; Indian Mujahedin warned of impending strike
"Police and witnesses said two went off in dustbins in and around Connaught Place, a shopping and dining area popular with tourists and locals in the centre of the city. Others exploded in busy markets around the city, within minutes...
Jihadists try to kill diplomat in Muhammad Teddy Bear revenge plot
Worth killing for More on this story: the assassination plot was Teddy Bear Rage. "Mohammed teddy row sparked Islam murder plot," from the Daily Record, September 13: TERROR suspects tried to kill a British diplomat in revenge for a...
Trial for New Year's killing of American in Sudan: "There were two options: the first to go to Somalia to fight jihad, the other to start the work here in Sudan."
Another blow to the idea that various jihadist actions around the world are really isolated, nationalist struggles by people who happen to be Muslims. An update on this story. "Men wanted to 'kill Americans'," from News 24, September 12: Khartoum...
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Pope discusses "the poles of subjective arbitrariness and fundamentalist fanaticism"
But Muslims lament that he did not spend more time talking about "dialogue" and "shared values." "Pope speaks to Muslims, others, about faith," by Frances D'Emilio, for AP September 13:PARIS (AP) Â— Pope Benedict XVI denounced fundamentalist fanaticism as he...
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Controversial "Obsession" movie delivered nationwide
The problem with Muslim condemnation of this movie is that, all the scenes alluded to as being "inflammatory"-- such as children being encouraged to become suicide bombers -- do, in fact, occur, probably daily. More on this story. "Controversial...
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Afghanistan: 20 years in jail for publishing Qur'an with "errors," without Arabic text
Not even the publishers of the famous "Wicked Bible" from 1631, where the crucial word "not" was left out of "Thou shalt not commit adultery," got 20 years in prison. Sharia Alert, and an update on this story. "20 years'...
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American teacher in Bahrain charged with insulting Muhammad had portrayed him "in ragged clothing"
An update on this story. "Bahrain charges US lecturer with insulting Prophet Muhammad," from the Associated Press, September 12: A spokesman for Bahrain's general prosecutor says an American teacher has been charged with insulting the Prophet Muhammad for displaying pictures...
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Malaysia: Blogger arrested under Internal Security Act for "remarks that insulted Muslims, besides allowing postings that insulted Islam and Prophet Muhammad"
Western countries need to take note of cases like this and realize they are the logical conclusion of the various means of coercion (legislation, litigation, violence) aimed at placing Islam above insult and criticism of any kind. "Raja PetraÂ's arrest...
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