Thug-In-Chief vows revenge against states that backed protesters

If those are the only states against which Ahmadinejad plans to seek revenge, Obama can breathe easy. “Mahmoud Ahmadinejad warns of revenge on pro-democracy states,” by Damien McElroy for the Telegraph, June 30 (thanks to James): Iran’s hardline President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has warned the regime would seek revenge against states it has accused of fanning […]

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NYC Mayor: No Muslim holidays in NYC public schools

Anti-dhimmitude from an unexpected source: the mayor of New York. Bloomberg unexpectedly bucks the politically correct tide and points out that New York City public schools can’t possibly observe every holiday that may be observed by any given student. The holiday initiative, in any case, is an attempt further to undermine the Judeo-Christian character of […]

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Obama increasing jizya to Jordan and other Muslim countries

Because we all know that Islamic countries have no sources of income of their own. If Jordan is really in economic trouble, it certainly can’t look to, say, Saudi Arabia for help. After all, everyone knows how poor the Saudis are. And it is, of course, the Infidel’s place to pay tribute — to “pay […]

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Raymond Ibrahim: St. Francis of Assisi, Fr. Zakaria Botros, and Islam: Continuity

While not formally connected, two books I recently finished reading — St. Francis of Assisi and the Conversion of Muslims and Defying Death: Zakaria Botross, Apostle to Islam — complement each other very well, specifically by establishing continuity between medieval and modern Islam, and, in so doing, demonstrating that Islamic intolerance has a long pedigree. […]

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“Peace partner” Fatah: Hey, we’ve committed more jihad terrorist acts than Hamas

But of course we know they really want peace! All Obama has to do is press the Israelis for more concessions, and all will be well! “‘Peace partner’ boasts of more terrorism than Hamas,” by Aaron Klein for WorldNetDaily, June 30 (thanks to Weasel Zippers): TEL AVIV — Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas’ Fatah organization […]

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Mumbai jihad leader: “The manner of your death will instill fear in the unbelievers. This is a battle between Islam and the unbelievers.”

“Lo! Allah hath bought from the believers their lives and their wealth because the Garden will be theirs: they shall fight in the way of Allah and shall slay and be slain.” — Qur’an 9:111 Video footage is now available of the Mumbai jihad attacks — above is the first of three (thanks to Pamela, […]

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Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb threatens “revenge” against France for “religious terrorism” over criticism of burqa

“It said the French were committing these injustices ‘at a time when their denuded women … flock to our land and occupy our beaches and streets, outrageously defying the feelings of Muslims’.” “Revenge,” “terrorism,” “occupation,” and of course, hurt feelings. Another near-winner for Jihadist Rhetoric Bingo. “Al Qaeda vows revenge for France’s burqa warning,” from […]

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Taliban: Truce is off in North Waziristan

The truce served its purpose and allowed the Taliban a safe haven to organize and arm themselves (Umdat al-Salik, o9.16). “Taliban Scrap Peace Deal in Pakistan Tribal Area,” from the Associated Press, June 30: MIR ALI, Pakistan “” Taliban militants in a tribal region bordering Afghanistan say they have pulled out of a peace deal […]

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Australia: Egyptian stabs stepdaughter 20 times with a butcher knife: “I stabbed the slut. I wanted to kill her, but unfortunately she’s still breathing.”

He was only sentenced to 12 years. Stiffer sentencing would go a long way toward sending a clear message: You cannot do this in Australia. “Racy photos prompt stabbing,” by Amelia Bentley for the Brisbane Times, June 29 (thanks to Michelle): A man used a butcher’s knife to stab his stepdaughter up to 20 times […]

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Somali jihadist: “it’s time we attacked Ethiopia, who are our Christian neighbors … The people should be ready to take part in jihad.”

“Islam’s borders are bloody” — the late Samuel Huntington Somalia (and vicinity) Jihad Update. “Somali hardline Islamists threaten Ethiopia,” by Mohamed Ahmed for Reuters, June 30: MOGADISHU, June 30 (Reuters) – Somalia’s Islamist rebels threatened on Tuesday to attack Ethiopia after repeated witness reports that Ethiopian troops were back in the chaotic Horn of Africa […]

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Shocker: “Banned” Pakistani jihadist groups expanding

The report’s recommendation to the Pakistani government? Just keep an eye on them. “Banned Pakistani groups ‘expand’,” by Syed Shoaib Hasan for BBC News, June 29: Militant groups banned in Pakistan are expanding operations and recruitment in Pakistani-run Kashmir, according to a government report seen by the BBC. The observations are from a detailed secret […]

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Jihad against joy, culture in Lahore

“There is no humor in Islam. There is no fun in Islam. There can be no fun and joy in whatever is serious.” – Ayatollah Khomeini “The Prophet said that Allah commanded him to destroy all the musical instruments, idols, crosses and all the trappings of ignorance.” – Hadith Qudsi 19:5 “Winds of Islamism make […]

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Iran goes through motions of a partial recount and figures that ought to settle things

Of course, a recount is inconsequential if the investigation doesn’t address how the ballots got there. The “travelers” explanation below rings profoundly hollow. “Iran’s election authority: Partial recount shows election valid,” from CNN, June 29: TEHRAN, Iran (CNN) — Saying it had completed an investigation into alleged voter irregularities, Iran’s election authority on Monday stood […]

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Bangladesh: Widow whipped 202 times, man whipped 101 following cleric’s fatwa against them for “anti-social activity”

Sharia Alert. And yet another cleric “misunderstands” the vaunted compassion and mercy of Islamic law. “Fatwa: Bangladeshi woman brutally whipped,” from Indo-Asian News Service, June 29 (thanks to Twostellas): DHAKA: A widow was whipped 202 times and a man 101 times following a fatwa by a religious leader for their alleged involvement in “anti-social activity” […]

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“Where Islam touched, there is no recognition of the ways of life of the people. Islam, being a way of life, swallowed all that was African in the people.”

Here is a stinging indictment of the historical revisionism and outright denial surrounding the treatment of black Africans under Islamic regimes. “The trouble with Black Muslims,” by Rudolf Okonkwo for the Examiner, June 28: Even Obama cannot say it. But someone has to say it. We cannot be talking about this season of hate without […]

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Philippines: 3 dead as jihadists bomb café on Mindanao

The Moro Islamic Liberation Front is suspected, again. “Three dead, 15 hurt in Philippines blast,” from Agence France-Presse, June 29: Bombs have ripped through a cafe in the southern Philippines, killing three people and wounding 15, the military and witnesses have said. The three dead included a man seen placing one of the devices in […]

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85 Sharia courts now operating in Britain

According to the think tank Civitas, “Among the rulings … we find some that advise illegal actions and others that transgress human rights standards as they are applied by British courts.” But to intervene would be “Islamophobic.” It might “radicalize” people. The next question is: In the course of setting up Sharia courts, did authorities […]

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Turks increasingly turning to Islamic “extremism”

Tiny Minority of Extremists Alert, as still more “misunderstanders” of Islam emerge. The article provides a good account, however, of how the perceived “moderation” in Turkey is not because of Islam, but in spite of it, and due to the competing ideology of Turkish secularism. “Turks increasingly turn to Islamic extremism,” by Sebastian Rotella for […]

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Taliban jihadists returning to territory held prior to 9/11

“[General Stanley] McChrystal, touring Afghanistan after taking command of about 90,000 US and NATO forces mid-June, said separately the “most dangerous thing” in Afghanistan was not attacks by insurgents but their infiltration into village structures.” “Afghan insurgents returning to pre-9/11 haunts: US military,” from Agence France-Presse, June 29: KABUL: Militants are returning to parts of […]

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Anjem Choudary filmed “converting” 11-year-old boy to Islam on British street

This incident raises many of the usual questions of why Choudary is still operating freely when his intentions and agenda are obvious. But the ultimate questions here are: How did “Sean” get to this demonstration, and where on earth were the parents? “Row after Islam cleric converts schoolboy on Birmingham street,” by Ben Goldby for […]

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