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  • American Muslims Believe They Found A Way To Establish Shariah Law in the USA.

    03/02/2008 9:17:36 PM PST · by AllseeingEye33 · 66 replies · 358+ views
    American Muslims Believe They Found A Way To Establish Shariah Law in the USA. Quote: And while our attention is diverted by our clueless leaders and the apologists and appeasers of Islamism, this is what’s happening behind our backs. Issa Smith writes in the American Muslim that Native American courts can be used as a precedent for Islamic courts in the US. Although the Muslim community in North America is vastly different from the Indian community, I feel that in developing a plan for the implementation of Muslim family law, we can in some ways imitate the paradigm of...
  • Radical Islam Is Growing in the US: Where’s the American Anger?

    03/01/2008 10:22:56 AM PST · by K-oneTexas · 77 replies · 1,148+ views
    New Media Journal ^ | March 1, 2008 | Thomas D. Segel
    Radical Islam Is Growing in the US: Where’s the American Anger? by Thomas D. Segel It is very difficult to understand why Americans are not enraged at the thought of any radical Islamic movement, particularly in the United States. But, being unconcerned seems to be an understatement, for Islam is rapidly expanding in this country and there is already evidence that from evening prayer to the teachings of Islamic schools the tone is anti-American and anti-Christian. We have already seen the growth of the Muslim faith in Europe. Even in England there are already calls for the country to adopt...
  • Does Congress Realize We're at War?

    02/16/2008 11:41:07 AM PST · by no nau · 29 replies · 85+ views
    National Review ^ | Joel Arends
    At midnight tonight America will become much more susceptible to a terrorist act. It will happen because the Democrat-controlled Congress failed to reauthorize the Protect America Act. This legislation gives our military, intelligence, and law-enforcement communities the tools they need to conduct surveillance on terrorists. Yet, instead of fighting to make us safer Congress, led by Speaker Nancy Pelosi, blocked a vote on this bill all week and then went home on a twelve-day recess. America is at war. I can attest to that after serving in Iraq as an Infantry Platoon Leader with the Army’s First Calvary Division. My...
  • NIU Shootings Stir Sense Of Helplessness

    02/16/2008 8:49:25 AM PST · by BenLurkin · 51 replies · 249+ views
    cbs ^ | Feb 16, 2008 8:17 am US/Pacific
    DEKALB, Ill. (CBS) ― Bloody students fleeing in terror. Bodies carried out on stretchers. Candlelight vigils and makeshift shrines. Another campus, another deadly attack with a sickening senselessness that now borders on routine. Despite a national push to secure schools after the Virginia Tech shootings, the rampage at Northern Illinois University this week proves a gut-wrenching reality: Unless colleges are willing to turn themselves into armed camps, they're helpless against these kinds of attacks. As word of the shootings rippled throughout the country, students and authorities alike reacted with frustration and - tellingly - resignation. "I don't think there's anything...
  • The Implausibility of Nuclear Terrorism (idiot column of the century + triple barf alert)

    02/12/2008 12:54:31 PM PST · by meandog · 32 replies · 131+ views
    Creators Syndicate ^ | 2/12/08 | Steve Chapman
    Death tugs at my ear and says, 'Live, I am coming.'" Were Supreme Court Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. alive today, he might ascribe that line not to death but to nuclear terrorism. Ever since Sept. 11, 2001, Americans have had to live with the knowledge that the next time the terrorists strike, it could be not with airplanes capable of killing thousands but atomic bombs capable of killing hundreds of thousands. The prospect has created a sense of profound vulnerability. It has shaped our view of government policies aimed at combating terrorism (filtered through Jack Bauer). It helped mobilize...
  • A Major Confrontation With A Wacko Liberal

    09/08/2007 9:57:37 PM PDT · by finch · 149 replies · 3,588+ views
    We relax by taking our dog to the local dog park and chat with others who bring their dogs. Today, a man sat across from us and began his tirade about the government's conspiracy in blowing up the World Trade Center. I've heard this before so just nodded and let him continue. His history lesson finally caused me to jump in. He believes that Iran is really our friend and that George Bush is only attempting to gain an excuse to use a nuke. I then interjected that the current leader of Iran is a believer of the 12th Iman,...
  • Sitting on his bayonet

    09/08/2007 4:35:18 PM PDT · by Clive · 27 replies · 782+ views
    National Post ^ | 2007-09-08 | George Jonas
    U.S. President George W. Bush dropped by Iraq this week to offer what news reports call "the tantalizing prospect" of some troop withdrawals. Many voices in the media worry that the President doesn't mean it. I worry that he does. I worry, not because I think there should be U.S. troops stationed in Iraq today, but because I think they should have been withdrawn long ago. Withdrawing them today is doing the right thing at the wrong time -- and doing the right thing at the wrong time is doing the wrong thing. Bush ought to have offered the first...