Saturday, September 20, 2008
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Tancredo introduces anti-Sharia "Jihad Prevention Act"
In the wake of Britain's capitulation to Sharia, this is just the kind of law we need. I am very glad to see Congressman Tancredo doing this, and hope that it will at very least ignite a national debate about...
UK judge to "Britain's youngest terrorist": " I have no doubt that you, amongst others of similar immaturity and vulnerability, fell under the spell of fanatical extremists"
More on this story. "Britain's youngest teenage terrorist: 'a wake-up call for parents,'" by Caroline Gammell for Telegraph, September 19:Speaking after the sentencing of Britain's youngest terrorist, Shahid Malik, the minister for International Development, said parents had to be vigilant...
UK: Muslim youth "involved in a global conspiracy to wipe out non-Muslims" sentenced to two years in prison
More on this story. "UK's 'youngest terrorist' jailed," from Reuters, September 19 (thanks to Darcy): A schoolboy, said by prosecutors to be the youngest Briton to be convicted of a terrorism offence, was jailed for two years on Friday for...
Indian police in shootout with jihadists in raid on New Delhi safehouse
"A sizable amount of arms and ammunition was discovered in the house." "Indian police battle Islamic militants in capital," by Matthew Rosenberg for the Associated Press, September 19: NEW DELHI - Indian police battled suspected Islamic militants holed up in...
Arabs denounce cleric's fatwa on "immoral" TV
While this is certainly refreshing, it still begs the question: who knows what Islam demands more accurately: the average Muslim, who may denounce such fatwas, or "top" clerics, who have been studying Islam all their lives? Muslims can denounce this...
Taliban "opens new front" in northwestern Pakistan
"Pakistan's Own War" Update. "Taliban opens new front in Pakistan," by Isambard Wilkinson for the Telegraph, September 18: Militants have used fear and intimidation to clear a swathe of territory in the North West Frontier Province (NWFP) to establish training...
Swift plant on Muslim prayer accommodations: never mind
An update on this story. "Plant Rejects Muslim Employees' Requests to Meet Prayer Needs," from the Associated Press, September 18: GRAND ISLAND, Nebraska Â— Managers at a Nebraska meatpacking plant have told Muslim employees, most of them Somali, that shift...
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Indonesia: Vague "pornography" bill with Sharia overtones fails to pass
An update on this story, with an interesting detail not included in the first report. The statement from a member of an "Islamic-based" party that the bill would be a "Ramadan gift" to Muslims further explains the urgency with which...
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Richard Dawkins' website banned in Turkey after Muslim creationist says he was "insulted"
"We are not against freedom of speech or expression but you cannot insult people. We found the comments hurtful." A Let-Them-Into-The-EU Alert. "Richard Dawkins website banned in Turkey," by Jessica Salter for the Telegraph, September 19: Adnan Oktar complained that...
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84 year old man with 86 wives accused of "inciting/insulting contempt of religious creed"; 80 of his wives and children protest, "Sharia commission, leave our husband and father alone"
More on this story. "Leave Us Alone, Wives, Children of Man With 86 Wives Cry Out," from All Africa, September 19:The travails of the 84-year old man with 86 wives seem to be borne more by outsiders than the people...
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Sharia in Britain threatens "the integrity of an Anglo-American legal system that has probably given ordinary citizens greater access to justice and fairness than any other system"
That is precisely what is at stake, and it is encouraging to see an editorial of this nature in a major newspaper. "Sharia-UK: Brits head toward Islamic law," by John O'Sullivan for the New York Post, September 18 (thanks to...
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