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Raymond Ibrahim on TruNews: The US-Jihad Alliance

Today Raymond Ibrahim was interviewed by Rick Wiles on TruNews.  The nearly 40 minute interview begins at the 23:30 mark.

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Sharks and Islamists: Equally Misunderstood?

I recently spent some time watching Shark Week on television.  Being fascinated with large predatory fish, I’ve watched many shark programs throughout the years.  And I’ve reached one conclusion: the “liberal” response one is accustomed to when the topic of Islam and Islamists come up—that they are misunderstood, that we need to respect their ways [...]

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The Siege of Constantinople

Editor’s note: To mark the August 15 anniversary of the second Islamic siege of Constantinople, we republish the following article, which appeared a year ago on National Review Online: Seige of Constantinople, from the Constantine Manasses Chronicle Danish Portuguese  Today, August 15, marks the anniversary of Constantinople’s victory over Muslim invaders in what historians commonly call [...]

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Graphic Video: Islamic Terrorists Executing Civilians

The following video depicts the Islamic terrorist organization still popularly known as “ISIS” executing reportedly some 1,500 civilians. It is graphic, especially around the 2:30 mark, when the savages start executing the men (the women and children were herded and sold as slaves, sexual or otherwise). Some things of note: Prior to executing them, the [...]

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Islam’s Quest for Control

Raymond Ibrahim was recently interviewed on In the Market with Janet Parshall in a segment titled “Islam’s Quest for Control.”  Click here to listen; the 30 minute segment begins around the 21:30 mark.    

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Sex Jihad: Raymond Ibrahim on HuffPost Live

Raymond Ibrahim recently appeared on Huffington Post’s “Huffpost Live,” discussing the sex jihad in Syria wih host Marc Lamont Hill:

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The West’s Prostration to Islam

Editor’s note: Raymond Ibrahim was recently interviewed by Fronda, a leading website in Poland.  The English-language version of the Polish interview, originally titled “Raymond Ibrahim: Prostration before Islam,” follows: Who is Raymond Ibrahim? A scholar, a writer, an activist? What is his mission and the main goal? Raymond Ibrahim: I am a little of all [...]

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Are Women Equal to Camels in the Muslim World?

Editor’s note: The following was written for RaymondIbrahim.com by an anonymous American teacher living in the Muslim world Following the posting of my article on Little Lama,  the five year old girl whose father, after brutally torturing, raping and killing her, was exonerated thanks to Islamic law, I received an email from a friend who [...]

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Islamic Jizya: ‘Protection’ from Whom?

French Is jizya—the money non-Muslims historically paid their Muslim conquerors—meant to buy them “protection,” including from outside enemies, as modern Western academics maintain?  Or was it simply extortion money meant to buy non-Muslims their lives, as Islam’s scriptures mandate? The word jizya appears in Koran 9:29: “Fight those among the People of the Book [Christians [...]

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Presbyterian Church USA Criticizes Israel, Ignores Christian Persecution

CBN News Days before the recent Israel/Hamas conflict erupted, the Presbyterian Church USA withdrew $21 million worth in investments from Israel because, as spokesman Heath Rada put it, the Israeli government’s actions “harm the Palestinian people.” Soon after, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu appeared on NBC’s “Meet the Press” and was asked if he was [...]

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