Translating Words, Interpreting Events

Muslim Brotherhood Opens Fire on Christian Church

Coptic Solidarity  Muslim Brotherhood affiliates just launched an attack on yet another Coptic Christian church, the Church of the Angel Raphael on 20th Street in the area of Faisal, Egypt. Today, Sunday, January 25, supporters of the banned terrorist organization opened fire, including with bullets, on the church. Because this incident transpired only hours ago, [...]

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The Significance of President El-Sisi’s Greetings

Gatestone Institute On January 6, Abdel Fatah al-Sisi became the first Egyptian president ever to visit the St. Mark Cathedral during Coptic Christmas Eve Mass and offer his good wishes to the nation’s Christian minority. Because Islamic law bans wishing non-Muslims well on their religious celebrations, all previous presidents — Nasser, Sadat, Mubarak, and of [...]

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The West: Desensitized to Islamic Violence

Veritas International Enterprise  Following the January 7 massacre at the offices of Charlie Hebdo in Paris, where Islamic gunmen killed a dozen people because the satirical magazine had mocked the prophet of Islam, one thing has become clear: the amount of atrocities committed in the name of Islam all around the world have become so [...]

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Raymond Ibrahim Interview: Relativism, the Media, and Islam

I was recently the featured guest on the Denice Gary Pandol Show.  Click here to listen to the 30-minute interview (begins around the 25:15 mark).  Topics include differences between Islam and other religions, MSM misrepresentations, and Saudi beheadings.    

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Italy: Crucifix Near Mosque Destroyed

Portuguese  On January 17, a crucifix (pictured above) was destroyed in Cinisello Balsamo, a municipality in the Province of Milan, Italy. This comes days after a statue of the Virgin Mary was destroyed and urinated on by a group of North Africans in Italy. According to the report:  “Christmas is over and nativities have been [...]

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Spain: Violent Muslim Screaming “Allahu Akbar, All You Christians Will Die!” Gets Arrested

Catalonia, Spain.  To screams of “Allahu Akbar!” and “You will all die!”—an unruly and violent young Moroccan man resisted arrest and tried to steal a police officer’s weapon. On January 9, the Regional Police ‘Mossos d’Esquadra’ arrested Moroccan-born 18-year-old Omar S. in Manresa. According to Cadena Ser, who had access to the police report, the [...]

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Italy: Muslims Destroy and Urinate on Virgin Mary Statue

[Source: Alerta Digital] Portuguese  Friday, January 9. A man was kneeling in prayer before the statue of the revered Madonna, with the photograph of a loved one in hand, in the small chapel of St. Barnabas in Perugia (Italy), when he was attacked by five “immigrants.” The first thing they did was rip the photo [...]

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Picture: Islamic State Atrocities ‘Built on the Prophetic Approach’

The Islamic State at it again. And lest there be any confusion as to where it gets its approach, the huge Arabic banner reads, “The Islamic State: a Caliphate Built on the Prophetic Approach.” And of course next to that is the Islamic shehada — “There is no god but Allah; Muhammad is the messenger [...]

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Video: Saudis Behead Screaming Woman With Three Sword Strokes

Laila Bint Abdul Muttalib Basim, a Burmese woman who resided in Saudi Arabia, was beheaded by sword on Monday after being dragged through the streets of Islam’s holy city of Mecca and held down by four police officers. VIDEO HERE: Woman Beheaded in Saudi Arabia She was convicted of the sexual abuse and murder of her [...]

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Islamic Violence, the MSM, and I

FrontPage Magazine Two events recently transpired that forced mainstream media to address a question they habitually dodge: Is Islam intrinsically violent?  First, on New Year’s Day, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi—a world leader, and a Muslim—did the unthinkable when he publicly asserted that Islamic texts and thinking have made the Muslim world a scourge to [...]

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