Saturday, November 8, 2008
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Jihadists post Net video urging Obama to abandon resistance to their efforts
As many stateside wish him to do as well. "Islamists Post Internet Video Urging Obama to Abandon War on Terror," from AP, November 7 (thanks to Phil): BAGHDAD Â— Two Iraqi insurgent groups called on President-elect Barack Obama to withdraw...
UK: Woman arrested for terrorism charges is released
Reading this article, one would think that she's just a regular run-of-the-mill-terrorist. However, towards the end, the report "boldly" indicates that she was "connected to certain political or ideological causes." Bet you she was a Nazi, huh? Maybe a nihilist?...
Egypt: New clashes erupt between Coptic Christians and Muslims
After "Muslims accused Copts of throwing stones at mourners praying at a funeral." Now does that sound like plausible behavior for a people who make up 10% of the population, are daily persecuted and discriminated against by Muslims, and thus...
Rocket attack on Israel not to escalate into full war
"Peace" is preserved, for now. After firing nine (failed) rockets, Palestinian source feels that "retaliation...deemed adequate." More on this story. "Hamas says operating against Qassam fire," from YNet News, November 7:Palestinian organizations announce they have decide[d] to return to original...
"If Israel's next prime minister intends to prevent Teheran from acquiring the means to implement its stated aim of destroying Israel, he or she must be prepared to stand up to America"
So says the superb Caroline Glick in "Livni's Obama strategy" in the Jerusalem Post, November 7 (thanks to Dan): With Sen. Barack Obama's victory in the US presidential race, the stakes have been raised for Israel's February 10 general elections....
Hirsi Ali: Don't hand the jihadis a victory
The heroic Ayaan Hirsi Ali discusses Obama's campaign pledge to withdraw from Iraq in 16 months. From "Change, but not for better," by Christopher Pearson in The Australian, November 8 (thanks to James): Ayaan Hirsi Ali, one of radical...
Fitzgerald: The economic development made possible by Islam
From an article, or rather, a book-review and summary by Daniel Pipes of Professor Timur Kuran's indispensable study, "Islam and Mammon": [Â…] Now teaching at Duke University, Kuran finds that Islamic economics does not go back to Muhammad but is...
"The Warriors of Jihad Hope that, in the Distant Future, They Will Dwell Under the Roofs of the White House"
Americans should labor to ensure that that is one fantasy that will never be fulfilled. "Islamist Forums Post an Audio Message by the Emir of Al-Qaeda's 'Islamic State of Iraq' (ISI) Abu 'Omar Al-Baghdadi to 'the New Rulers of the...
13 jihadists killed by suspected US missile strike in Pakistan
Further ruffling the feathers of our putative Friend and Ally. "Suspected U.S. missile hits Pakistan," by Alamgir Bitani for Reuters, November 7 (thanks to Jeffrey Imm): PESHAWAR, Pakistan (Reuters) Â– Suspected U.S. drones fired missiles into a Pakistan border region...
What's the big deal about Shariah Finance?
Frank Gaffney ably answers a question from an Al-Jazeera reporter about why anyone would think Shariah finance was anything but innocuous, at yesterday's Coalition to Stop Shariah press conference at the National Press Club in Washington, DC....
CAIR, the Muslim Brotherhood, and the Stealth Jihad
Here is my response to an Al-Jazeera reporter's question about CAIR at yesterday's Coalition to Stop Shariah press conference at the National Press Club in Washington, DC....
Â"Today America elected Obama because al-Qaeda wanted it, after God desired it! In 2004 America elected Bush because al-Qaeda had wanted it, after God desired it!Â"
Jihadist reactions to the election of Obama from the Arabic forum Hesbah (pdf here), via Jihadica, November 5 (thanks to Little Green Footballs 2): Reaction from the members of Hesbah, the last of the top-tier Jihadi sites to remain open:...
"Legions of jihadists are determined to advance the cause of a universally dominant Islam -- not just by violence, but by encroaching Islamic law and custom through litigation, political correctness, and exploitation of the West's crisis of confidence"
"Legions of jihadists are determined to advance the cause of a universally dominant Islam -- not just by violence, but by encroaching Islamic law and custom through litigation, political correctness, and exploitation of the West's crisis of confidence. In...
For British citizens only: sign the new anti-Sharia petition for the UK
ThanxALott has posted this at YouTube along with a link to the petition and to the Stop Shariah Now website....
Iranian newspaper: "That Black Man Will Never Change US Policy"
Not everyone in the Islamic world is Wild About Barry. Why not? Because "the Democrats are like a snake that kills you slowly without you noticing." And because Obama "will never manage to change the structure of the American regime,...
You're Finnish in this town, buddy
A Finnish edition of my book The Truth About Muhammad, entitled Totuus Muhammadista: Maailman suvaitsemattomimman uskonnon perustajasta, is now available....
Jihadists in Gaza fire more rockets into Israel
The jihad against Israel continues to ramp up -- yet again. "Four rockets fired at Israel from Gaza," from AFP, November 7: JERUSALEM (AFP) Â— Four rockets fired by Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip slammed into southern Israel on...
French court jails four Muslims over plans for interior spiritual struggle in France
"The three Moroccans and one French national of Algerian origin were found guilty of trying to recruit young radicals for 'jihad' in Iraq, under instruction from a man described as 'Mohammed the Libyan' who has not been identified." Clearly Mohammed...
Jeffrey Imm reports on the Coalition to Stop Shariah press conference
With thanks to Jeffrey Imm At his excellent Anti-Jihad League of America site, Jeffrey Imm, a longtime friend of Jihad Watch and supplier of links to thousands of news articles that have been posted here over the years, has...
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Dutch Christians for sharia law
It helps "foster" democracy, you see. Move over Rowan Williams: you've got competition. "CDA Says Islam Can Promote Democracy," from NIS News, November 7:THE HAGUE, 08/11/08 - The Christian democrats (CDA) conclude in a study that Islam can be a...
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Fjordman essay: Islam, the West and Our "Shared Heritage"
Just yesterday at the Coalition to Stop Shariah press conference in Washington, an Al-Jazeera reporter dismissed Shariah finance as innocuous largely because it was, he said, based on the shared values of the "Abrahamic faiths." Fjordman deals with that assumption...
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Muslim medic in UK: Muslim men "think they have God-given right to beat wives"
Gee, where could they have gotten that idea? The Telegraph, of course, gives no hint as to the answer to that question. Could it have something to do with this? "Men are in charge of women, because Allah hath made...
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Malaysia's top blogger released from detention camp after being arrested for insulting Islam
An update on this story. Marisol's remarks there are worth noting again: "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...
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