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  • Pat Condell: A society of cowards (UK media gives in to radical Islam)

    03/13/2014 2:32:30 PM PDT · by EveningStar · 4 replies
    YouTube ^ | March 13, 2014 | Pat Condell
    Pat Condell: We're getting what we deserve. https://www.youtube.com/user/patcondell/videos
  • Holder To Ban Religion In Terror Probes

    01/24/2014 4:30:03 PM PST · by jazusamo · 21 replies
    Investors.com ^ | January 24, 2014 | Editorial
    PC: According to NBC News, the Justice Department will soon prohibit religious profiling in terror cases. The move, if true, would completely blind federal law enforcement to the threat from Islamic extremism. Already, the department has forced the FBI to bleach references to "Islam" and "jihad" from its counterterrorism training materials. It's also made it harder for agents to infiltrate radical mosques. But Attorney General Eric Holder reportedly now wants to make it illegal for agents to even consider religion in their investigations. Democrats on the Hill are cheering the changes, along with the ACLU and radical Muslim Brotherhood front...
  • The Jewish Relationship with Christmas

    12/26/2013 11:35:36 AM PST · by Ari Bussel · 75 replies
    israel Monitor ^ | 12/25/2013 | Norma Zager
    Christmas day is usually a pretty quiet affair for Jewish people. Most spend it as a day to relax and catch up, watch movies, go to friends, eat Chinese food, have family over or just simply listen to Christmas music and read the ads for the after-Christmas sales. I seem to find myself in a rather introspective mood this Yuletide season. Perhaps it is age creeping upon me, but I question the most basic issues, actually non-issues, and I can’t find answers. Perhaps others can supply the information I seek. First and foremost why is it that Christmas songs are...
  • ‘You Must Be Sod****ed’

    12/10/2013 9:05:08 AM PST · by markomalley · 67 replies
    National Review ^ | 12/10/2013 | Jonah Goldberg
    Now, at first I thought this was a hoax But it appears it isn’t. Apparently a fellow writing into a Jihadi chat show, wants to do “martyrdom operations.” The sheikh he talked to says they’ve got a great new technique to blow up infidels. We hide explosives up your butt. There’s just one hitch. You’ve got to be repeatedly sodomized in order to be able to accommodate the explosive. So, the questioner wants to know if it is permissible for him to be regularly rogered, if doing so makes his posterior more amenable to hiding explosives. The fellow on camera, Shiite cleric Abdallah Al-Khilaf, says that...
  • New York City Mayor-Elect De Blasio Appoints “Transition Imam” Who Helped Raise Money for Hamas

    11/28/2013 2:28:08 PM PST · by SeekAndFind · 29 replies
    Frontpage Mag ^ | Daniel Greenfield
    Bill de Blasio has appointed his transition committee and it includes Imam Khalid Latif. Latif is one of the cleaner faces of CAIR. He was a chaplain at Princeton and now NYU. Bloomberg appointed him to be a police chaplain and he’s won interfaith awards.He’s young enough and savvy enough to play the moderate role really well. You won’t catch him shouting “Death to America” or “We are all Osama” when the cameras are off. And his presence as a CAIR board member will be overlooked by most. In 2006, when deadly protests broke out in the Muslim world...
  • 2 suicide jackets founds in Peshawar

    10/26/2013 7:34:48 PM PDT · by musarratullah · 1 replies
    Peshawar, Peshawar police has found two suicide jackets, which were hidden in road side at Peshawar; which may be hidden to use it against the citizen. According to the Faqir abad police local informs the police that there are two bags on the Ring road at Wazir colony. Police reached to the spot and they cordoned off the traffic. The jackets were found on Sunday nights, bomb disposal units have reached to the spot and they check the bags, they found that there were jackets in bags, they defuse it and bring it along with their self, the bomb disposal...
  • US man who fought with Syrian rebels wanted to join al Qaeda, say authorities

    10/11/2013 11:25:30 PM PDT · by Innovative · 7 replies
    NBC News ^ | Oct 11, 2013 | Andrew Blankstein and Pete Williams
    An Orange County man who had fought with Syrian rebels against the Assad regime was arrested Friday morning as he tried to leave the U.S. with a fake passport to fight for al Qaeda against U.S. soldiers overseas, said authorities. Twenty-four-year-old Sinh Vinh Ngo Nguyen of Garden Grove, also known as Hasan Abu Omar Ghannoum, was stopped at a bus station in Santa Ana, Calif. at 7:30 a.m. by members of the Los Angeles Joint Terrorism Task Force and arrested on suspicion of providing material support to al Qaeda. At the courthouse, his mother, Hieu Nguyen, told The Associated Press...
  • Muslims Must Fight Terrorism

    10/06/2013 10:37:55 AM PDT · by nickcarraway · 19 replies
    Arab News ^ | Sunday 6 October 2013 | Safi H. Jannaty
    In his article “Gulf between perception and reality of Muslims” (Oct.3), Aijaz Zaka Syed has once again echoed the feelings of all Muslims around the globe who feel bad about the way the entire community is being blamed for the wrongdoings of a few, who in the name of Islam are wreaking havoc around the world and giving a bad name to Islam and Muslims at large. It is sad to hear and read reports about killings and violence perpetrated by deviant groups who claim to be waging a “holy war.” The writer has rightly stressed that the word Islam...
  • The Unbelievable Savagery of the Kenya Mall Terrorists

    09/30/2013 8:25:01 PM PDT · by neverdem · 91 replies
    National Review Online ^ | September 27, 2013 | Alec Torres
    <p>As if the senseless massacre of innocents in Nairobi’s Westgate mall was not horrific enough, reports are surfacing that the Islamic terrorists who seized the mall last weekend tortured, beheaded, raped, and mutilated their victims before killing them. A police doctor who entered the mall after the attack said these reports “are not allegations. Those are f***ing truths.”</p>
  • Egypt bans Muslim Brotherhood group

    09/23/2013 5:14:45 AM PDT · by Hotlanta Mike · 70 replies
    CAIRO (AP) -- An Egyptian court has banned the Muslim Brotherhood group and ordered its assets confiscated in a dramatic escalation of a crackdown by the military-backed government against supporters of the ousted Islamist president Mohammed Morsi. Egypt state TV said the court issued its ruling on Monday.
  • The Clintons Employ Muslim Brotherhood Officials? You Can’t Be Serious

    I don’t know who is more shocked about this, me or Huma Abedin, but it turns out that a former top Clinton Foundation official is also … a senior Muslim Brotherhood official who has just been arrested for – you’ll never guess – inciting violence in Egypt. Not to worry, I’m sure it was only moderate violence. The Washington Free Beacon’s Adam Kredo reports on Gehad [as in Jihad] el-Haddad: "A senior Muslim Brotherhood official who, until recently, had been employed by the William J. Clinton Foundation was arrested in Cairo on Tuesday and charged with inciting violence.Gehad el-Haddad served...
  • Florida Man To Be Disciplined For Facebook Post About Islam?

    09/16/2013 11:27:19 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 26 replies
    Freedom Outpost Blog ^ | September 16, 2013 | Janna Brock
    Palm Beach County Public Affairs staffer John Jamason is being investigated for a Facebook post about Islam. There is every chance that he could be disciplined for making a "critical" statement about Islam on 9/11. Since when is it a crime to post a statement like this on one's personal Facebook page? Where is the man's right to free speech? Apparently free speech is a secondary issue when one of Florida's leading Muslim groups is offended.(VIDEO-AT-LINK)John Jamason incited the wrath of Council on American-Islamic Relations Florida, Inc because of a Facebook post about Islam. On Friday, September 13, the group...
  • My Response To Yesterday's Stupidity

    09/11/2013 6:05:51 PM PDT · by Absolutely Nobama · 17 replies
    Alan Levy, Gun Owner | 9/11/13 | Alan Levy, Gun Owner
    Here's my response to Commander Zer0's verbal assault on reason that took place last night. I realize that our Dear Leader's plans to provide al-Qaeda air cover may not materialize, but keep this in mind: We have a failing dictator who's willing to start world War III to distract the country from his varied scandals and Zimbabwe-like economy. Anything is still possible with this pile of human debris in the White House. Without further ado: *** For the last couple of days, we've been exposed to an endless stream of war propaganda in support of Chairman Obama's Syrian adventure. Without...
  • 'Either You Convert to Islam, Or You Will Be Beheaded'

    09/09/2013 9:33:18 AM PDT · by george76 · 69 replies
    Breitbart News ^ | 9 Sep 2013
    The village of Maaloula has been taken over by Syrian rebels associated with al Qaeda, who have stormed the Christian center and offered local Christians a choice: conversion or death. .. The village is located just 25 miles from Damascus, and sites within the village are dedicated as United Nations world heritage sites. Residents still speak Aramaic, the language of Jesus. The rebels who took over the city are associated with the al Nusra Front, an al Qaeda-associated Islamist group. Villagers reported foreign dialects ranging from Tunisian to Libyan, from Moroccan to Chechen.
  • Al-Qaeda-linked rebels take Syrian Christian village, activists say

    09/08/2013 5:39:12 AM PDT · by tobyhill · 28 replies
    cbs ^ | 9/8/2013 | staff
    Rebels including al-Qaeda-linked fighters gained control of a Christian village northeast of the capital Damascus, Syrian activists said Sunday. Government media provided a dramatically different account of the battle suggesting regime forces were winning. Independent information has been nearly impossible to come by in the 2.5-year-old conflict in Syria. Maaloula, a scenic mountain community, is known for being one of the few places in the world where residents still speak the ancient Middle Eastern language of Aramaic. The rebel advance into the area this week was spearheaded by the Jabhat al-Nusra, or Nusra Front, exacerbating fears among Syrians and religious...
  • Pat Condell: The curse of "progressive" feminism (video)

    09/06/2013 11:03:43 AM PDT · by EveningStar · 11 replies
    YouTube ^ | September 6, 2013 | Pat Condell
    Wake up, girls. You're on the wrong side. As Muslim women suffer, feminists avert their gaze.
  • Shocking Report! Egyptian Media Says Obama is a Muslim Brotherhood Member

    09/02/2013 4:10:09 PM PDT · by blueyon · 102 replies
    Aljazeera and twitter via Gateway Pundit ^ | 09/02/13 | By: EdBigCon Aljazeera.com Reported:
    The Director of Research at the Brookings Doha Center, Shadi Hamid, tweets out about the Egyptian media depicting Obama as a member of the Muslim Brotherhood. Newspaper also claims that son of Muslim Brotherhood leader threatened Obama with release of “papers” revealing his MB membership.
  • Could a rebel dropped Chemical Weapon lead to war

    08/31/2013 12:22:14 PM PDT · by Trueblackman · 55 replies
    vanity | 31 August 2013` | Trueblackman
    Okay Freeper Family, you know President Obama is itching to pull the trigger on Syria to deflect from his failed policies and train wreak administration, but something about all the evidence of a Syrian Government Chemical Attack just does not pass the smell test. Many of you know I am a veterans and here is where I need some of my fellow vets to help me understand something. Mr. Kerry in his push for action stated that less than 1,500 people were killed in a government launched chemical attack, now that is a very low number of deaths from a...
  • Al Qaeda grows as its leaders focus on the 'near enemy'

    08/30/2013 10:35:42 PM PDT · by Innovative · 7 replies
    The National (United Arab Emirates) ^ | Aug 30, 2013 | Murad Batal Al Shishani
    Syria is increasingly becoming a hotbed for jihadist movements and Al Zawahiri devoted a sizeable portion of his latest speech to urging young Muslims to join the jihad in that country. Al Zawahiri will not offer to relinquish his influence over jihadist movements in the Arab world. By contacting Al Qaeda affiliates, he is trying to flex his muscles to regain influence over jihadists in Syria and to show his importance as the emir of Al Qaeda as a trademark of jihadism. This is important for the unity of the movement, which plays a major role in attracting individuals to...
  • Putin acts in support of Egyptian military

    08/17/2013 11:35:27 PM PDT · by Innovative · 107 replies
    Debka ^ | Aug 3, 2013 | DebkaFile Exclusive
    Russian President Vladimir Putin called an extraordinary session at the Kremlin Saturday to "discuss the situation in Egypt and take the necessary steps to the put Russian military facilities at the Egyptian military's disposal," said an announcement in Moscow, without elaborating. Putin said further that "Russia will arrange for joint military exercises with the Egyptian army." DEBKAfile: Moscow's steps directly conflict with Western condemnation of the Egyptian military's crackdown on the Muslim Brotherhood. They were taken shortly after President Barack Obama cancelled a joint military exercise with Egypt as a mark of US disapproval.
  • A Snowden Job For The Ages

    08/14/2013 9:37:45 PM PDT · by Absolutely Nobama · 42 replies
    08/15/13 | Alan Levy, Gun Owner
    Our dog eating Dear Leader, Barack Hussein Obama, had this to say about the "phony" NSA spying scandal during his August 9th "press" conference: *** "As I said at the National Defense University back in May, in meeting those threats we have to strike the right balance between protecting our security and preserving our freedoms." http://www.npr.org/2013/08/09/210574114/transcript-president-obamas-news-conference *** Ladies and gentlemen, the above quote needs to be immortalized in some way. Perhaps it should be carved into the base of the Statue of Liberty or onto the side of a mountain. Maybe children should be forced to memorize it in their...
  • Rolling Stone’s strange, dreamy cover of terrorist, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

    07/17/2013 9:49:34 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 41 replies
    Hotair ^ | 07/17/2013 | Ed Morrissey
    It’s interesting, and infuriating. We’ve already seen the rise of what Twitchy calls the “Jaharem” of admirers of the Boston Marathon bombing suspect, in custody since murdering a police officer and engaging in a firefight with law enforcement, then hiding and bleeding in a boat the rest of the day until he was discovered. Now Rolling Stone offers a profile of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the surviving brother of the duo who killed three and injured hundreds of others at the event, including an eight-year-old boy shredded by their bomb.Why not give Tsarnaev the soft focus treatment for that, huh?RS at least...
  • The Progressive Left Continues to Ignore Radical Islam

    07/09/2013 7:09:08 PM PDT · by rightwingerpatriot · 16 replies
    RightWingPatriot.com ^ | July 9, 2013 | RightWingPatriot
    Ask a progressive liberal who is the biggest cause to peace throughout the world and their answer will most likely be the USA. They will cite the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, our cultural insensitivity, and our military response to those poor, desperate souls striving to throw off the yoke of Western imperialism. In actuality, these progressive liberals are not only fools, but damn dangerous fools. They continue to ignore the threat of Muslim extremism and the ongoing war to destroy Western culture. For some inexplicable reason, liberals believe that if we're just friendlier to those who seek to kill...
  • Islamists Not Ready For Democracy

    07/09/2013 5:56:28 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 13 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | July 9, 2013 | Cal Thomas
    The military coup that ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi marks another failure in U.S. foreign policy over several administrations, which have erroneously promoted the notion that American-style democracy in Islamic lands will produce a nation more like ours. The Founders wrote a Constitution. When properly read and obeyed, it guards against pure democracy and makes "we the people" subject to laws that cannot be abolished by popular vote. Benjamin Franklin properly called what the Founders wrought a "Republic." Representative government would guard against the passions of a majority. No such safeguards apply in Egypt, or for that matter throughout most...
  • Don't cry for democracy. Army saved Egypt from Islamist dictatorship

    07/07/2013 6:52:15 AM PDT · by Innovative · 27 replies
    NY Post ^ | July 7, 2013 | MICHAEL GOODWIN
    As Michael Mukasey, the former federal judge and attorney general, wrote in another context: “The Constitution and US laws are not a treaty with the universe; they protect US citizens.” So it is with our foreign policy. The first goal is to protect America’s security and interests. Everything else is second. That formula explains why Mohammed Morsi’s election doesn’t trump other all other considerations. After all, Hamas won an election in Gaza, and Mahmoud Ahmadinejad won two elections in Iran. Hitler was elected, and so was Saddam Hussein. Elections in police-state societies can be a step in the right direction,...
  • Obama missed out on Arab Spring (CNN editorial!)

    07/05/2013 6:28:18 AM PDT · by Innovative · 25 replies
    CNN ^ | July 4, 2013 | Frida Ghitis
    The 2011 Arab uprisings presented the United States with a historic opportunity to take a clear stand on the side of freedom and democracy and strengthen its own standing in the process. Incredibly, the Obama administration has blundered and stumbled, with a response marked by timidity and caution. But when the government went after that same civil society, arresting and then convicting 43 members of nongovernmental organizations -- including 16 Americans -- and sentencing them to prison terms on sham charges, the U.S. kept its voice low, to the dismay of its friends. The Obama administration has been so timid,...
  • ISLAMISTS & LEFTISTS CHASE College Republicans Out of Their Own Movie Screening (Video)

    06/08/2013 2:42:02 PM PDT · by lowbridge · 56 replies
    http://www.thegatewaypundit.com ^ | May 31, 2013 | jim hoft
    Portland State University College Republicans screened the film “Obsession” this week at a campus event. The film focuses radical Islam’s fascination and war with western civilization. During the screening a large contingent of socialists and Muslims stormed into the room and interrupted the show. The Islamo-leftists intimidate and shout down the College Republicans, effectively bullying them out of their own campus event. Then the videographer was escorted out of the public event.
  • Two British Men Arrested After Threatening to Blow Up a Plane

    05/24/2013 11:56:25 AM PDT · by nickcarraway · 25 replies
    New York Magazine ^ | 5/24/2013 | Caroline
    A Pakistan International Airlines flight en route from Lahore to Manchester, England, was forced to land at London's Stansted Airport on Friday after a pair of male passengers threatened the safety of the aircraft in some way. The plane was escorted to the ground by Typhoon military jets, and the 300 or so people onboard disembarked safely. The two men were taken into custody and have not yet been identified, but the BBC reports that they are 31-year-old and 40-year-old British citizens. A witness told Sky News, "The cabin crew informed us that basically they tried to come into the...
  • Woolwich suspect Michael Adebolajo brought up a devout Christian

    05/23/2013 11:50:36 AM PDT · by Uncle Miltie · 27 replies
    The London Times ^ | May 23 2013 | Jenny Booth
    Michael Adebolajo, who was arrested for hacking a soldier to death in Woolwich, was brought up a devout Christian but rebelled against his parents and turned to Islam, friends and neighbours say. Mr Adebolajo was born in Lambeth in December 1984, and brought up with his siblings in Romford by staunchly church-going parents who both worked for the NHS. He attended Marshall Park School in Romford, and Havering Sixth Form College. Yesterday the 28-year-old was captured on film with his hands red with blood and a soldier slumped dead on the road behind him, telling passers-by: “The only reason we...
  • Allah loves bacon (Facebook community)

    05/18/2013 10:17:37 AM PDT · by EveningStar · 32 replies
    Who doesnt love bacon?
  • The Boston Bombing: Inside The Shocking Web of Terror Training

    05/06/2013 5:26:37 AM PDT · by SJackson · 20 replies
    FrontPage Magazine ^ | May 6, 2013 | Walid Shoebat
    - FrontPage Magazine - http://frontpagemag.com - The Boston Bombing: Inside The Shocking Web of Terror TrainingPosted By Walid Shoebat On May 6, 2013 @ 12:41 am In Daily Mailer,FrontPage | 3 Comments Abdul Rahman Ali Al-Harbi, the Saudi national and initial “person of interest” in the Boston marathon massacre, now turns out to be innocent — or so we are told by our Department of Homeland Security. Researching Al-Harbi’s web of friends, meanwhile, yields some other very interesting discoveries:Al-Harbi has a current friendship on Facebook with a man named Ibrahim al-Ghamidi. We researched the name Ibrahim Al-Ghamidi from the Arabic...
  • Ellison To FBI: Nothing To See In Muslim Community

    04/29/2013 5:46:16 PM PDT · by jazusamo · 38 replies
    IBD Editorials ^ | April 29, 2013 | Editorial
    Boston bombings: By arguing that there's no need to investigate the Muslim community, Democratic Rep. Keith Ellison is going out on a very shaky limb. Almost nobody believes that anymore. Not even multicultural lefties. Not after homegrown Muslim terrorists attacked hypertolerant Boston, a city that's indulged the Muslim community, even after several Muslims hijacked and crashed two jets departing Logan Airport in 2001. The Muslim marathon bombers appear to have gotten help from family and friends in the local Muslim community. The largest mosque in New England has fallen under suspicion. The Boston FBI field office is finally asking tough...
  • Bombers' Mosque In Boston A Factory For Terrorists

    Homeland Insecurity: The New York Times thinks the Boston bombers "self-radicalized" on the Web. But it didn't look at their mosque, which has churned out other terrorists, too. USA Today, on the other hand, did look at their mosque — the Islamic Society of Boston — and found "a curriculum that radicalizes people," according to a local source quoted in the paper's investigation. "Other people have been radicalized there." In fact, several ISB members and leaders have been convicted or suspected of terrorism, including: (snipped) Abdurahman ,Alamoudi,Aafia Siddiqui, Ahmad Abousamra, Yusuf al-Qaradawi, Jamal Badawi, and The Tsarnaev brothers,
  • North: Aftermath

    04/26/2013 8:48:26 AM PDT · by jazusamo · 2 replies
    Creators Syndicate ^ | April 26, 2013 | Oliver North
    WASHINGTON — More than 2,500 years ago, Sun Tzu wrote "The Art of War." In it, the Chinese strategist postulated: "One who knows the enemy and knows himself will not be endangered in a hundred engagements. ... One who knows neither the enemy nor himself will invariably be defeated." Two millenniums later, Prussian military theorist Carl Philipp Gottfried von Clausewitz wrote a detailed exposition on the principles of warfare. His book "On War" — published after his death in 1831 — posits, inter alia, that inadequate, incomplete or incorrect intelligence will inevitably contribute to the "fog of war" and lead...
  • Still Looking for a Motive?

    04/24/2013 7:36:56 AM PDT · by Guido2012 · 26 replies
    thegatewaypundit.com ^ | 4/24/13 | Tony Caruso
    Why are people still wondering why these boys bombed innocent people? Are they not listening? In addition to all the other facts that have surfaced, apparently on CNN last night, their mother said the following: “If they are going to kill him. I don’t care. My oldest son is killed, so I don’t care. I don’t care if my youngest son is going to be killed today. I want the world to hear this. And, I don’t care if I am going to get killed too. And I will say Allahu Akbar!“
  • Suspected Boston Bomber's Mosque Founded by Convicted Terrorist

    04/24/2013 6:35:34 AM PDT · by Mount Athos · 6 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 23 Apr 2013 | Kerry Picket
    The Islamic Society of Boston was founded in part by Abdurahman Alamoudi in 1981, according to the New York Sun, and was the first president of the mosque. Alamoudi is currently serving a 23 year sentence in federal prison as he was convicted in 2004 of participating in a Libyan plot to assassinate Saudi Crown Prince Abdullah. Additionally, according to the Sun, Alamoudi raised funds for Al Qaeda: [...] "According to information available to the U.S.Government," the statement continues, "the September 2003 arrest of Alamoudi was a severe blow to Al Qaeda, as Alamoudi had a close relationship with Al...
  • Why Muslims Kill

    04/24/2013 5:51:18 AM PDT · by Louis Foxwell · 16 replies
    sultanknish.blogspot ^ | Tuesday, April 23, 2013 | Daniel Greenfield
    Tuesday, April 23, 2013 Why Muslims Kill Posted by Daniel Greenfield @ the Sultan Knish blog 3 Comments The murderer is the new celebrity. He emerges out of nowhere with a rags to mass murder story, and is swiftly accorded all the trappings of fame. Reporters track down anyone who knew him to learn about his childhood and his main influences. Relatives and friends both contribute fuzzy anecdotes, mostly indistinguishable from the ones they would present if he were competing on American Idol or running for president. The disaffected form fan clubs around him. The experts discuss what his rise...
  • Kerry: Boston Bomber Radicalized in Russia, Chechnya--'Came Back With a Willingness to Kill'

    04/24/2013 6:09:53 AM PDT · by Sub-Driver · 26 replies
    Kerry: Boston Bomber Radicalized in Russia, Chechnya--'Came Back With a Willingness to Kill' "Well, of course we have the same problem" as Syria, Kerry said. Daniel Halper April 24, 2013 7:34 AM Secretary of State John Kerry announced today in Brussels, Belgium that the Boston bomber was radicalized in Russia, Chechnya. "[H]e learned something where he went and he came back with a willingness to kill people," Kerry said in response to a question from the press. The question from the reporter, according to a transcript provided by the State Department, was, "Sir, with the problem we have that young...
  • Boston Bomber Exposes Islamist Secret

    04/24/2013 12:12:41 AM PDT · by Fred Nerks · 21 replies
    Now he's in trouble. It is one thing for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to be seen on security camera videos placing one of the bombs that killed three people at last week's Boston Marathon. But now he's really crossed a line. Tsarnaev is telling investigators he and his brother were motivated by religion to plot their carnage, media reports citing anonymous federal sources say. Radical Islam. It's a label banned by the Obama administration. National Islamist groups say it doesn't belong in conversations about terrorism. Tsarnaev didn't get the memo. Recovering from multiple gunshot wounds, Dzhokhar told investigators from his hospital bed...
  • Boston Marathon Bombing: Scarborough Blames 'Radicalism'—But Doesn't Mention Islam

    04/22/2013 5:48:30 AM PDT · by governsleastgovernsbest · 20 replies
    NewsBusters ^ | Mark Finkelstein
    Joe Scarborough has dropped the f-word on live TV. But does he dare drop the I-word: Islam? On today's Morning Joe, Scarborough to his credit rejected the maudlin pseudo-introspection of those [including panelist Richard Haass] who would somehow blame America's failure to integrate the Tsarnaev brothers into society for their decision to bomb the Boston Marathon. Scarborough didn't hesitate to call the Tsarnaevs "evil beasts." Instead of blaming society, Scarborough blamed the brothers' "evil" and "radicalism." But Scarborough stopped short of naming the radicalism for what it is: radical Islam. View the video here.
  • More arrests in Boston bombing case? Update: KDKA report confirming Mirror account?

    04/21/2013 11:44:13 AM PDT · by Ernest_at_the_Beach · 71 replies
    Hot Air ^ | 11:31 am on April 21, 2013 | Ed Morrissey
    The death of one suspected bomber and the capture of the other on Friday in the Boston Marathon bombing may not be the end of arrests in the case.  Yesterday afternoon, FBI and DHS agents arrived at the same New Bedford apartment complex where they had detained three people in the Friday manhunt for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, this time taking two away in handcuffs: Agents wearing FBI and Department of Homeland Security jackets detained two men at the Hidden Brook apartment complex just hours after releasing three people believed to be associated with Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.A neighbor who...
  • Maher To Defender Of Islam: Equating Christianity And Islam "Liberal "********" (video)

    04/21/2013 10:33:35 AM PDT · by RoosterRedux · 24 replies
    HBO host Bill Maher debates guest Brian Levy, the director of the Center for the Study of Hate & Extremism at California State University in San Bernardino, about the Boston Marathon Bombers' Muslim faith playing a role in their terrorism "It's not like people who are Muslim who do wacky things have a monopoly on it," Levy claimed. "We have hypocrites across faiths, Jewish, Christian who say they're out for God and end up doing not so nice things." Maher, true to form, called his guest out and said his premise was "liberal bullshit."
  • MARK STEYN'S LIST THAT LIBERALS USE TO MAKE EXCUSES FOR RADICAL ISLAM

    04/21/2013 8:51:30 AM PDT · by SERKIT · 24 replies
    Self | 4/21/2013 | Self-vanity
    I heard Mark Steyn go through a step-wise liberal media set of evil-doers that seem to be thematic in all of these types of terror events. I am trying to find a written/published run-through which went something like this: First blamed is right-wing talk radio, then: Right-wing white males Christian activists Tea Party Then, as Islam is implicated... Must be a lone wolf Must be just a small group Might have been radicalized by a Muslim cleric Might be Islam-themed, but couldn't be al-Qaeda since they are on the run... Just trying to get Steyn's excellent list right...
  • Is Everyone Afraid to say Islamic Extremist?

    04/20/2013 10:04:59 AM PDT · by IbJensen · 59 replies
    GOP USA ^ | Bobby Eberle
    The entire storyline of the two men responsible for the horrible terrorist attack during the Boston Marathon has me completely stunned. These two radicals, picked a very public event and a location they knew would be filled with people, including children, and decided they wanted to kill Americans. Yet, in all the coverage, the phrase all media avoided like the plague, was the one that was the most obvious and readily known: they were Islamic extremists. First here's a little bit of history just to refresh the minds of the media and those others out there who think these very...
  • Flashback: FBI Training Manual Purged References to Islamic Terror

    04/20/2013 5:30:32 PM PDT · by Mount Athos · 18 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 20 Apr 2013 | Kerry Picket
    Many are wondering why the FBI overlooked the potential danger posed by now-deceased bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev in 2011 after they interviewed him. According to reports, the bureau failed to find any incriminating evidence of terrorist ties. "As first reported by CBS News correspondent Bob Orr, the FBI interviewed Tsarnaev, the elder brother of at-large bombing suspect Dzhokhar A. Tsarnaev, at the request of a foreign government to see if he had any extremist ties, but failed to find any linkage." "Both Tsarnaev brothers were legal permanent residents of the U.S. There is no evidence so far that either brother...
  • 'Please don’t be Muslim’: Fears of racial, ethnic profiling in the wake of Boston bombing

    04/19/2013 9:39:32 PM PDT · by MinorityRepublican · 51 replies
    The Grio ^ | April 17, 2013 | Zaheer Ali
    As the news broke of the explosions at the Boston Marathon on Monday, I thought how horrific and tragic it was that people trained all year for a race that ended for some in the loss of limbs or even death. Just as my heart went out to the victims of such terrifying violence, my mind raced to thoughts of the perpetrator: “Please don’t be Muslim,” I muttered to myself, joining what seemed to be a global chorus of Muslims on social media, fearing the kinds of ethnic and religious profiling that could fuel calls for violent reprisals against entire...
  • Dzhokar Tsarnaev's mosque affilated with Muslim Brotherhood

    04/20/2013 4:14:48 PM PDT · by HawkHogan · 51 replies
    Clarion Project ^ | 4/20/2013 | Ryan Mauro
    Ryan Mauro just wrote an article about the younger brother's mosque, and its affiliation with the Muslim Brotherhood. Here's an excerpt. Dzhokar Tsarnaev, who has been arrested for the terrorist bombings in Boston, attended the Islamic Society of Boston (ISB) in Cambridge, a mosque with strong Muslim Brotherhood links. The ISB Cultural Center, which is at a separate location, is even run by a group that federal prosecutors said in 2008 “was founded as the overt arm of the Muslim Brotherhood in America.” An ISB attendee reports last seeing Tsarnaev there during Ramadan last year. It is unclear if his...
  • Pat Condell: The truth is incorrect (progressives)

    04/20/2013 10:56:19 AM PDT · by EveningStar · 10 replies
    YouTube ^ | April 20, 2013 | Pat Condell
    "Progressive" doesn't mean what you think it means. Islamism is winning the cognitive war -- thanks to manipulative and gullible journalists
  • All Terrorism is Connected

    04/19/2013 6:28:56 PM PDT · by Ooh-Ah · 9 replies
    American Thinker ^ | April 19, 2013 | Shoshana Bryen
    The Tarnaev brothers were cruelly successful, but they are far from the only terrorists over the past decade with big ideas about carnage in America. There is a temptation with each act of terror to see it as an isolated act, connected to the mental state of the actor, but not to larger forces. The FBI used to have theories about "Sudden Jihad Syndrome" and "Lone Wolves" that were not only wrong, but also pulled law enforcement off the track. "Sudden Jihad Syndrome" was invented by the FBI to explain why people who lived quietly in the United States for...
  • The Issue is Not Chechnya, It’s Islamist Terrorism

    04/19/2013 10:25:06 AM PDT · by drewh · 66 replies
    Front Page Magazine ^ | April 19, 2013 | By Daniel Greenfield
    Now that we know who the bombers are and one of them is dead, and that they are Chechen Muslims, the media has gone into “Palestinian” mode insisting that we need to talk about the conflict in Chechnya. We can talk about Chechnya, but the issue there and everywhere else is Islamic nationalism or Islamism. The bombers could have been from Chechnya or Mali or Bosnia or Iraq or Egypt or Afghanistan or any Muslim country where Islamists are active. And that’s most Muslim countries, especially after the Arab Spring. There is a conflict in Chechnya and Iraq and Pakistan...