Posts Tagged ‘Islam’

A year ago this week I was one of several speakers at a terrorism conference hosted by Christian Reporter News, founded by Kat Rowoldt. Security was very tight and access was strictly controlled. And unbeknownst to any, a reporter for the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) found his way through the doors. Despite its name, […]

Someone recently brought to my attention that a religious organization called the Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota (ostensibly a Christian organization) has published and is heavily promoting a small group study titled “My Neighbor is Muslim.” The study guide purports to help Lutherans understand their Muslim neighbors so as to build bridges with them, clear […]

Women are under attack in the United States. At least that’s the conclusion one would reach when listening to Sandra Fluke, the newest sweetheart of the American left. Fluke made her debut on the American scene earlier this year when she testified before Congress to ask that the public treasury pay for her contraception so […]

To what extent was Egypt’s Maspero massacre, wherein the military literally mowed downChristian Copts protesting the ongoing destruction of their churches, a product of anti-Christian sentiment? A video of Egypt’s Grand Mufti, Sheikh Ali Gomaa (or Gom’a), which began circulating weeks before the massacre, helps elucidate. While holding that Muslims may coexist with Christians (who, as dhimmis, have rights), […]

By Raymond Ibrahim. Originally posted in the Middle East Forum here. Earlier this month in the West Bank, “settlers attempted to burn two mosques, and vandalized an IDF base as part of the latest ‘price tag’ attacks. The attacks came in response to the demolition of three buildings earlier this week in the West Bank settlement […]

By Raymond Ibrahim http://www.meforum.org/2982/egypt-jizya-attacks-on-christians  If growing numbers of Muslims in Egypt have an intrinsic hatred for all things Christian— demonstrated days ago by the torching of eight Christian homes on the rumor that a church was being built—let us not forget that this hate has instrumental, that is, economic benefits: the extortion of money from the non-believer—tribute from the […]

Earlier this year the Muslims Student Association at Cal Poly Pomona had a local imam from the Islamic Society of Corona-Norco address the student body on the Islamic view of Jesus as a prophet. The event was originally scheduled as a debate between the Imam and Sam Shamoun, but the debate was scrapped when the […]

I sent a letter to the editor of my local newspaper, The Inland Valley Daily Bulletin, a week ago and it appears the editor has declined to print my letter. I was responding to a letter written by a Muslim man in response to the killing of Osama bin Laden. Below I will publish both […]

By Tawfik Hamid www.tawfikhamid.com A popular new law that bars Oklahoma courts from considering Islamic law, or Shariah, when deciding cases was put on hold Monday after a prominent Muslim in the state won a temporary restraining order in federal court. This ruling was issued in the name of freedom of religion and minority rights. […]

by Daniel Pipes National Review Online November 16, 2010 http://www.danielpipes.org/9068/oklahoma-sharia As Americans learn more about Islam, the aspect they find most objectionable is not its theology (such as whether Allah is God or not) nor its symbolism (such as an Islamic cultural center in lower Manhattan) but its law code, called the Sharia. Rightly, they say […]