Monday, September 29, 2008
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Obama goes to war against freedom of speech
"See those Islamophobes, Barack? It's time to call out the Thought Police!" By now a gazillion sites have posted this from the State of Missouri's site, "Gov. Blunt Statement on Obama CampaignÂ's Abusive Use of Missouri Law Enforcement." What...
Slapstick Jihad triumphs again at the UN Human Rights Council
Comments by David G. Littman (representative to the UN of the Association of World Education and the World Union of Progressive Judaism): Once again, Egyptian Counsellor Amr Roshdy Hassan cowed into conformism all the Members of the Human Rights Council...
U.K.: Islamic cleric warns of more attacks over Jewel of Medina after publisher was firebombed
An update on this story. "Radical Islamic clerics warn of further attacks after publisher is firebombed," by John Bingham for the Telegraph, September 28: Hardline clerics said that further attacks would be "inevitable" if publication of the novel, The Jewel...
Somali pirates die strange deaths after boarding Iranian ship
Rand Simberg says that the symptoms correspond to those caused by radiation poisoning. "Pirates die strangely after taking Iranian ship," by Andrew Donaldson for the Times of Johannesburg, South Africa, September 28 (thanks to LGF): A tense standoff has developed...
Winning the lottery
It's Sunday afternoon. Relax. Enjoy this short. It has been floating around for awhile, but it still retains its punch. (Be forewarned: there are a couple of vulgarities in it.) And note the YouTube comments on it about the...
Malaysia proposes convention on Islamophobia in U.S
The country that only recently had a fit because a concert performer was deemed "too sexy," that seized Christian books and arrested Americans who promoted Christianity, and that refuses to allow people the freedom to renounce Islam -- yes, this...
Syrian Foreign Minister on car bomb: the Zionists did it
As I predicted here. "Syrian FM: Israel has most to gain from terror attack," by Roee Nahmias for Ynet News, September 28 (thanks to all who sent this in): Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Muallem said Saturday in response to the...
UK: Al-Qaeda actively recruiting prisoners for the "jihad against Britain"
Perfect candidates, too, since their "training" can be deemed nearly complete. More on radical Islam's appeal to "mischievous" men here. "Al-Qaeda bid to recruit inmates," by David Leppard for Times Online, September 28:AL-QAEDA terrorists have targeted 800 Muslim criminals they...
America as the last man standing
"In a generation or two, the US will ask itself: who lost Europe?" Here is the speech of Geert Wilders, chairman Party for Freedom, the Netherlands, at the Four Seasons, New York, introducing an Alliance of Patriots and announcing...
Blogging the QurÂ'an: Suras 49, Â"The Chambers,Â" 50, Â"Qaf,Â" 51, Â"The Winnowing Winds,Â" and 52, Â"The MountÂ"
"They will recline on Thrones arranged in ranks; and We shall join them to Companions, with beautiful big and lustrous eyes." The late Medinan sura 49 begins by telling the believers how to behave in the presence of Muhammad...
Wilders: "You have almost lost Europe. I think it's one minute to 12:00."
Yesterday I interviewed Geert Wilders, the courageous Dutch politician who produced Fitna, and I hope soon to put the interview up here. Meanwhile, he appeared on the Glenn Beck show, explained to him -- as I have said so many...
Christian Right guns down policewoman in Afghanistan
No, actually, it was the Taliban. This story is yet another illustration of why no responsible American public figure would ever compare any individual or group to the Taliban. There is no Taliban of American politics, and saying that Sarah...
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U.K.: High-ranking Tory says party would cancel legal status for sharia courts if elected
There are many promising pledges in this interview, if only the party will stand with her and follow through on them. "Conservatives would ban sharia courts, says shadow minister," by Jon Swaine for the Telegraph, September 28: A Conservative government...
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UK: Are women submitting to sharia courts voluntarily?
The UK's logic seems to be that, since both parties are willing to abide by the decision of a third part, in this case, the sharia court, and all parties concerned are doing so willingly, then it's legal. But, as...
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Over one million European Christians kidnapped and enslaved by Muslims
Robert Davis' book Christian Slaves, Muslim Masters: White Slavery in the Mediterranean, the Barbary Coast, and Italy, 1500-1800 has actually been out for several years, but I keep getting sent the press release below about it, and since it contains...
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EU terror chief says "political correctness" is "hampering campaign against militant Islam"
While the French commissioner feels things have already gone "too far in blaming the Muslim communities." "Don't be soft on Islam, says EU terror chief," by Jason Burke for the Guardian, September 28:Europe's anti-terror chief has launched a stinging attack...
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UK: Nine-year-old girl rescued from forced marriage
The wonders of multiculturalism. Muhammad, of course, consummated his marriage with Aisha when she was nine and he was in his fifties. And in this, as in everything else, he is considered exemplary in Islam -- an "excellent example of...
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