Islamic State Beheads Third Western Captive

An ISIS executioner stands beside British aid worker David Haines.

“A Message to the Allies of America" - A video showing the beheading of British aid worker David Haines has been released by the Islamic State.The video, entitled "A Message to the Allies of America," was posted Saturday to a website associated with the Islamic State. The video shows the beheading of Haines, and calls his execution "a message to the allies of America."The 44-year-old Haines is the third Western captive to be executed by the Islamic State, following the beheadings of A … [Read more...]

Sam Harris schools Obama on the nature of Islam

Sleepwalking Towards Armageddon: In a new blog post Sam Harris rejects the claim made by President Obama and others that the Islamic State is somehow “not Islamic.”The post, entitled Sleepwalking Towards Armageddon, argues that the failure by Obama and others to recognize the self-evident fact that Islam leads some people to do horrible things will only perpetuate the horror.Last night President Obama delivered a prime-time address from the White House about his plan for fighting the Isla … [Read more...]

Fear of Islamophobia prevents honest discussion of Islamic State

Denial of the simple fact that the Islamic State is in fact Islamic is dishonest and detrimental to clear thinking about a pressing issue of profound international import.When in doubt, spout a tautology: The Islamic State is Islamic.Do all Muslims support the Islamic State? No. Do all Muslims agree that the Islamic State is a legitimate expression of Islam? No.However, some Muslims, a large minority of Muslims, do support the Islamic State, and do believe that the Islamic State is … [Read more...]

Islam gone wild: ISIS turns ‘Religion of Peace’ upside down

Representatives of the “Religion of Peace” have released a new video allegedly showing the beheading of another American journalist, Steven Sotloff. If confirmed, this would be the second American journalist beheaded by the Islamic State.Sotloff was a freelance journalist who worked for several news organizations before disappearing in Syria in August 2013.Last month, the Islamic State released a similar video depicting the beheading of American James Wright Foley, a freelance pho … [Read more...]

Why did the UK allow Muslim gangs to rape and sexually traffic children?

Fear of being branded racist and Islamophobic prevented British officials from prosecuting Muslim gangs engaged in the rape and sexual trafficking of children in the northern English town of Rotherham.A scathing report recently issued by the Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council chronicles the systematic rape and sexual exploitation of children by gangs of Pakistani Muslims, and the abysmal failure of government officials to prosecute the guilty and protect the innocent.The report, … [Read more...]

Holy War: Religious leaders call for destruction of Islamic State

Should the US destroy the Islamic State? A coalition of religious leaders is calling upon President Barack Obama to use US military forces to destroy the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant.The coalition of more than 50 religious leaders, led by mostly conservative Catholic, evangelical and Jewish activists, is calling on President Obama to sharply escalate military action against the Islamic extremists.The coalition is calling for the destruction of the Islamic State, claiming that … [Read more...]

Yazidis face genocide because ‘there is no God but Allah’

Yazidi

Islam is not a religion of peace. The Islamic State is currently engaged in a campaign of genocide against the Yazidi minority in Iraq under the banner “there is no god but Allah.”Radical Islamist fighters captured the northern Iraqi town of Sinjar over the weekend, and in the process engaged in a campaign of unspeakable cruelty, butchering hundreds of Yazidi, and forcing tens of thousands of others to flee into the mountains in an attempt to escape the blood thirsty Muslims.Yazidi men an … [Read more...]

Hamas wants to exterminate the Jews, implement Sharia

Masked Palestinian Hamas supporters hold a mock Hamas rocket during a protest against the Israeli offensive in Gaza, in the West Bank city of Nablus August 1, 2014.

Holy war in Gaza: Hamas is an Islamic terrorist organization dedicated to the destruction of Israel, the extermination of the Jews, and the implementation of Sharia “under Allah’s sky.”Currently Hamas is engaged in a lopsided struggle with Israel for control of Gaza. Yet the military struggle in Gaza is a farce. Hamas is impotent as a military force, and their futile attacks against Israel serve no purpose but to justify Israeli retaliation.AP News reports: Hamas has fired more than 3,20 … [Read more...]


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