Jul 17, 2014 09:44 pm | Robert SpencerThis is why Dunford has risen so high: he can see the blazingly obvious facts while most people in the Washington establishment work tremendously hard not to see clear and unmistakable truths. Anyway, al Qaeda and other Islamic jihad groups are more assertive and aggressive than ever, all around the world. Of course they will […]
Jul 17, 2014 06:40 pm | Robert SpencerThis kind of talk is becoming increasingly open and common. “Palestinian” victimhood propaganda has made Jew-hatred newly respectable, and the rise of Islam in the West has directed new opprobium toward those whom the Qur’an designates as the worst enemies of the Muslims (5:82). “Hitler might have been right, says ex-mufti,” Malaysia Today, July 15, […]
Jul 17, 2014 04:16 pm | Robert Spencer“The army said the aim of the operation is to protect Israeli lives and crush Hamas, which controls the Gaza Strip.” Good. Let’s hope that Obama doesn’t stop them before they have achieved these objectives. “Israel launches ground operation in Gaza,” AFP, July 17, 2014: Jerusalem (AFP) – Israel launched a ground operation in Gaza […]
Hamas to social media activists: Always call dead “innocent civilians”; don’t post photos of rockets being fired from civilian areas
Jul 17, 2014 03:10 pm | Robert Spencer“Anyone killed or martyred is to be called a civilian from Gaza or Palestine, before we talk about his status in jihad or his military rank. Don’t forget to always add ‘innocent civilian’ or ‘innocent citizen’ in your description of those killed in Israeli attacks on Gaza.” And the mainstream media eagerly plays along with […]
UK supermarket chain apologizes after Muslim checkout worker refused to sell customer ham and wine because it was Ramadan
Jul 17, 2014 01:52 pm | Robert Spencer“When Miss Cottle, 43, from Neasden, north-west London, complained to the manager, he backed the worker’s right to refuse to serve her because it was the holy month of Ramadan and he was fasting.” Tesco later apologized to Miss Cottle and said that the Muslim checkout worker had been “spoken to,” but didn’t disclose what […]
Video: German Police give Muslims police van and bullhorn to chant “Allahu akbar,” pro-jihad and anti-Israel hate slogans
Jul 17, 2014 12:25 pm | Robert SpencerOn Monday I posted a story about how German police allowed Muslims to use a police van and megaphone to chant anti-Israel hate slogans. Here is video of the incident (thanks to J).
Jul 17, 2014 12:05 pm | Raymond IbrahimDuring a recent Arabic program devoted to how religions view marriage, Islamic clerics endeavored to answer the host’s question, “Why does Islam permit exactly four wives, as opposed to only one or more than four? One of these clerics responded by saying that, before Islam, there was no limit to how many wives an Arab man […]
Jul 17, 2014 12:03 pm | Raymond IbrahimI was recently interviewed by CBN News’ George Thomas on the rise of the Islamic State, its aspirations for caliphate, and what all that means for free peoples around the world.
Islamized Sweden falling apart: since 2013 illegal threats increased 6%, muggings 11%, burglaries 12%
Jul 17, 2014 11:57 am | Nicolai Sennelsbra.se/bra/brott-och-
Audio: Robert Spencer on KNUS Denver’s Peter Boyles Show on Israel, the “Palestinians,” Gaza and civilian casualties
Jul 17, 2014 11:20 am | Robert SpencerThis morning I was once again on KNUS Denver’s Peter Boyles Show, discussing Israel, the “Palestinians,” Gaza and the significance of civilian casualties.
Jul 17, 2014 11:12 am | Raymond Ibrahim[Originally published by the Gatestone Institute, via RaymondIbrahim.com] Along with an especially egregious list of atrocities committed against Christian minorities throughout the Islamic world, March also saw some callous indifference or worse from the U.S. government. President Barack Hussein Obama was criticized by human rights activists for not addressing the plight of Christians and other minorities […]
Jul 17, 2014 10:29 am | Robert SpencerWhy are there civilian casualties in Gaza? Because the Israelis wickedly target civilians? No. This is why there are civilian casualties in Gaza: because Islamic jihadists place rockets in schools and other places where civilians congregate, hoping to provoke an Israeli strike they can use for propaganda purposes. “UNRWA Strongly Condemns Placement of Rockets in […]
Jul 17, 2014 10:11 am | Robert SpencerI previously posted this video here, but with the emphasis on Abubakar Shekau’s taunting of Michelle Obama and Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan. But it should be noted also that Shekau interrupts his taunts to shout, “Kill, kill, kill, kill, kill Christians!” As he said in February, “We Jama’atu Ahlissunnah Lidda’awati Wal Jihad are fighting Christians […]