Queen Rania of Jordan: Moderate Muslims complicit in success of ISIS

Queen Rania Al Abdullah of Jordan

Queen Rania Al Abdullah of Jordan admits moderate Muslims are complicit in the success of ISIS, and calls on moderate Muslims to speak up and fight for the image of Islam before it is destroyed by violent extremists.In a blunt and hard-hitting speech at this year’s Abu Dhabi Media Summit Queen Rania spoke out against Islamic violent extremism, arguing the moderate majority of Arab Muslims must not stand by and remain silent, warning: They say, a story is told as much by silence as by s … [Read more...]

Holy War: Palestinians celebrate bloody axe attack at Jerusalem synagogue

Scene from horrific attack at the Kehilat Yaakov synagogue.

Islamic terror: Two Palestinians stormed a Jerusalem synagogue on Tuesday, screaming “Allah hu'Akbar” while attacking worshippers praying inside with meat cleavers and a gun, killing four people before they were killed in a shootout with police.After the act of religious terrorism, masked men armed with axes and guns struck macho poses while women distributed sweets to children in the streets of Gaza, as Palestinians openly celebrated the bloody and cowardly attack.The Islamic ter … [Read more...]

Shia Muslims mark holy day with bloody self-mutilation (NSFL)

A Shia Muslim in Delhi has his child gashed with a knife for Ashura

Religion gone bad: Shia Muslims engage in gory mourning rituals such as self-flagellation and self-mutilation in celebration of Ashura, one of the holiest days in Shia Islam.For Shias, Ashura commemorates the killing of Imam Hussein, a grandson of the prophet Muhammad, in 680 CE.Shias constitute Islam's second-largest denomination (about 10-15 percent of the world Muslim population), and consider Hussein to be the one true heir of Muhammad's legacy.A minority of Shias mark the … [Read more...]

Theo van Gogh: Free Speech Martyr

Theo van Gogh portret by Leconte

Ten years ago the Dutch filmmaker, television host, atheist and provocateur Theodoor "Theo" van Gogh, was murdered by a Muslim extremist for blasphemy against Islam.On 2 November 2004 van Gogh was murdered while cycling to work in the morning. Like many Muslims at the time, the murderer-assassin, Mohammed Bouyeri, accused van Gogh of blasphemy against Islam for producing the controversial and provocative film Submission.  The short film, an avant-garde critique of the treatment of women u … [Read more...]

Islamic State declares war on Michele Bachmann

After controversial conservative Michele Bachmann urged President Barack Obama to declare war on the Islamic State, the Islamic State has declared war on Michele Bachmann.Politico reports federal law enforcement officials are taking a threat issued against Rep. Michele Bachmann by the Islamic State so seriously that Capitol Police have given the Minnesota Republican her own security detail.Officials confirmed that Bachmann received a Capitol Police security detail last week after they … [Read more...]

Bill Maher calls out liberals for giving radical Islam a pass

Bill Maher

Disgusted by left wing silence on the atrocities of radical Islam, Bill Maher chastises liberals for failing to be honest about the abuses and horrors associated with “the religion of peace.”It is no secret that liberals are often happy to point out the moral and intellectual failures of Christianity while remaining suspiciously silent on the moral and intellectual failures of Islam.Proclaiming ”Liberal Western culture is not just different - it’s better” than the culture of Islamic theoc … [Read more...]

Obama lectures Muslims on the ‘cancer of violent extremism’

President Barack Obama speaking at the UN

Speaking to the United Nations President Barack Obama made an urgent appeal to Muslim youth to reject the “cancer of violent extremism” infecting the Muslim world.Claiming the U.S. will “dismantle” the “network of death” that is the Islamic State, Obama said it’s clear the world is determined to root out the “cancer of violent extremism;” noting: “The only language understood by killers like this is the language of force. So the United States of America will work with a broad coalition to di … [Read more...]

ISIS urges Muslims to kill disbelievers in US, Europe

The Islamic State has issued a chilling new statement calling on all Muslims to kill disbelievers in the US and Europe: "If you can kill a disbelieving American or European… then rely upon Allah, and kill him in any manner or way...”In a 42-minute audio recording released via social media on Sunday, an ISIS spokesman calls on Muslims to kill civilians in countries that belong to the anti-ISIS, U.S.-led coalition. In the message, an ISIS spokesman says: "If you can kill a disbelieving Ame … [Read more...]