Saturday, December 6, 2008
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During "protest," Hizbullah women yell "Death to Israel"
While other Muslim women, such as this lawyer, believe that Israeli women deserve to be raped by Arab men. "Hizbullah Women March on Border, Yell 'Death to Israel'," from Israel National News, December 5:(IsraelNN.com) The women's organization of the Lebanese...
Pakistani officials call known jihadists and terrorists "patriots"
Such as al-Qaeda leader, Baitullah Mehsud, who apparently sanctioned the disfigurement of unveiled women with acid, and is accused of masterminding the assassination of Bhutto. "[T]he aftermath of the Mumbai carnage has suddenly turned terrorists into patriots." "Army official calls...
India to take tips from Israel on tackling "terror"
Once again, in fear of naming an actual enemy, "terror" is anthropomorphized. Can't blame the Indians for being subtle, though, considering Pakistan has already evoked nukes. "India to take tips from Israel on tackling terror," from the Times of India,...
Fort Dix jihad: "All talk"?
So says the defense. "Fort Dix defense: Men were 'all talk,'" by Troy Graham for the Philadelphia Inquirer, December 5 (thanks to James): Albanians have an expression that defense attorney Rocco Cipparone said perfectly describes the five men accused of...
Hate and Bias
Mainstream media bias is nothing new. Richard Nixon complained about it during his 1960 presidential run against John F. Kennedy, and 48 years later, during the late presidential campaign, the cheerleading for Barack Obama was pervasive and all-encompassing. But it...
FBI helps bring remains of Somali suicide bomber back to US; given Muslim burial
Shirwa Ahmed: Duly buried If the story of how an Islamic group denied Islamic burial to the Mumbai bombers last Monday was so important, why isn't this one? If the Mumbai burial story was evidence that at least some...
Lashkar-e-Taiba also a "gateway" to jihad for Western converts to Islam
More on an industrial giant in what has become Pakistan's #1 export: jihad. "Lashkar-e-Taiba Served as Gateway for Western Converts Turning to Jihad," by Susan Schmidt and Siobhan Gorman for the Wall Street Journal, December 4: Lashkar-e-Taiba, the Pakistani group...
Bombing injures 6 civilians in southern Philippines
Philippines Jihad Update. "Blast in southern Philippines wounds 6 civilians," from the Associated Press, December 5: MANILA, Philippines: A crude bomb exploded outside a drugstore in the southern Philippines, wounding six civilians, just days after police arrested an alleged foreign...
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Darfur: Anonymous "gunmen" beat aid workers in accordance to sharia
The jihad against Darfur continues. Â"Although the workers complied without resistance to demands for money, the attackers assaulted them up before leaving the scene.Â" This, of course, is in perfect harmony with sharia law. According to the tafsir (exegesis) of...
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British missionary couple in Muslim African country face months in jail "hell hole" after being charged with "sedition"
Out to overthrow the government of Gambia? "I don't know of anything they have done that could be called sedition. Their whole focus has been teaching the gospel of Jesus Christ," remarked a family friend. But that's just it:...
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Switzerland: Al-Qaeda banned -- for another three years
Profound wisdom. "Switzerland bans al-Qaida for another 3 years," from the Associated Press, December 5:The Swiss government extended a ban on al-Qaida through 2011 on Friday. Islamic militant groups - and specifically al-Qaida - pose a threat to the neutral...
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Vatican: Church backs more mosques for worship
At first, this sounds like another dhimmi gesture. However, the monsignor makes clear that the Church's backing is only for the mosque's "cultural and spiritual identity, as well as its own religious identity"; but "if (the mosque) becomes something different...
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Nigeria: Christian scapegoats and twisted media reports
Riot survivors "We are the victims of any Islamic anger. Two years ago, it was the Danish cartoons. Now they are trying to lay it at the feet of the elections. We have become a convenient scapegoat and target...
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Lego terrorist toy "sparks outrage among Muslims"
Introducing "Osama bin Lego" More on "Muslim outrage" here, here, and here. Yet, for all this (by now hackneyed) outrage, there is also a Lego Nazi: will Germans be outraged? No, you say? The average German knows that being...
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European human rights court upholds French headscarf ban
Funny how accommodations related to Islamic practices are so often the only "human rights" Islamic groups seem to be concerned with. Fortunately, the European Court of Human Rights grasped in this case that Muslims' "right" to display religious symbols does...
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