On many occasions James Madison warned of the power of an “ecclesiastical establishment.” Britain now is confronted by such a threat. The estimated Muslim population in Britain is now 2.9 million, nearly five per cent of the total population, and an increase of about 75 per cent in the last decade. In Britain, which has the third largest Muslim population in Europe, over twenty- five areas have Muslim populations so large that if they are not the majority yet, they [...]READ MORE »
Daily archives for February 13th, 2012
Waltham Forest, which falls in the area covered by the Olympic Park, has been notified of being in the lime light as a target of extremism which is practised by factions inspired by the al-Qaida.
The forest has been categorised under the high alert category during the time that the London 2012 Olympic Games would be taking place.
The Waltham Forest has come in the high-level alert category because of the fact that its residents include individuals that are wanted by the [...]READ MORE »
Sahar Gul was just 14 years old when she was married off to a man more than twice her age in the Bhaglan province of northern Afghanistan.
Upset by her refusal to become a prostitute, Sahar’s new family kept her in a windowless basement for months, torturing her by pulling out her nails and removing chunks of her flesh with pliers.
This happened last year. It is not an isolated incident.
Estorai was a 22-year-old young mother living in Kunduz province until early [...]READ MORE »
An Egyptian presidential hopeful has said that if he is elected as head of state he would force women to wear the hijab (veil) or “change creed,” adding that Islam provides no guarantees of personal freedom.
“If you claim that Allah considers it your personal freedom, show me your reference. Nobody has ever said that – except for people who have no understanding of the Shariah,” Hazem Saleh Abu Ismail (pictured), a long-time supporter of the Muslim Brotherhood, said in a [...]READ MORE »
Resistance to a new bill aimed at limiting foreign law in Pennsylvania courts serves as a case study of how Islamists and their allies operate: peddling falsehoods about Sharia, painting Muslims as victims, and denying that anyone seeks to institutionalize aspects of Islamic law — even as they vigorously promote that very agenda. With similar legislation being debated across the U.S., understanding their tactics is critical.
At issue in Pennsylvania is House Bill (HB) 2029, which stipulates that “a tribunal shall [...]READ MORE »
Walid Shoebat, who criss-crosses the country talking about Islamic terrorism and reciting his story of being a former Palestinian Liberation Organization terrorist and a Muslim convert to Christianity, will be in San Antonio Saturday at the San Antonio Jewish Community.
The author of “Why We Want to Kill You” will be the first speaker in a lecture series benefiting the Mazal Holocaust Library. Amassed by the late Harry Mazal of San Antonio, the library is believed to be one of the [...]READ MORE »
Saudi Arabia’s authorities arrested blogger Hamza Kashghari at Riyadh’s international airport for criticizing Islam after being deported from Malaysia, Arab News reported.
Kashghari, a Saudi, will face blasphemy charges for posting comments on his Twitter Inc. page considered offensive to Islam, the Jeddah-based newspaper said today. King Abdullah issued orders to arrest Kashghari and bring him to justice, it reported.
Saudi Arabia maintains a strict interpretation of Sunni Islam. It enforces gender restrictions and beheads convicted murderers, while religious police patrol shopping [...]READ MORE »
A day after the fourth anniversary of the assassination of Hezbollah’s military commander, two attacks were launched on Monday against Israeli embassies overseas.
In the first attack, the wife of an Israeli diplomat was injured when a bomb exploded in her car in New Delhi, India. The woman succeeded in driving to the Israeli embassy where she was evacuated to a nearby hospital.
Local authorities were investigating the possibility that the bomb was planted under the car or alternatively that an assassin [...]READ MORE »
A Mom and daughter paying their respects in Dewsbury Cemetery were subjected to a torrent of racist abuse by a gang of up to 20 Muslims.
The 39-year-old white woman, who was with her 11-year-old daughter, was going to lay flowers at her mother’s grave.
The mum and daughter had just been dropped off at the Pilgrim Crescent entrance while the woman’s husband went to park up.
It was at this point that a gang of Muslim youths gathered and began taunting them.