Translating Words, Interpreting Events

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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Sisi’s Brave New Egypt?

PJ Media.  Portuguese  Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi continues to be the antithesis of longstanding mainstream media portrayals of him. First there was his historic speech where he, leader of the largest Arab nation, and a Muslim, accused Islamic thinking of being the scourge of humanity—in words that no Western leader would dare utter.  This [...]

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Islamic State Humiliates Muslim “False Witness,” Saves Real Punishments for Christians

In one of Mosul’s streets, members of the Islamic State tied a man to an electric pole and pasted on his torso a sign that reads: “False Witness.” According to Ankawa, eyewitnesses said that IS members had tied the man to an electric pole in the Bab Toub neighborhood in downtown Mosul because he had [...]

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What Ideology Unites ISIS, Boko Haram, Al Qaeda and Hamas?

Yesterday I appeared on Ave Maria Radio’s “Kresta in the Afternoon,” talking with Al Kresta about a number of topics, including the ideology that united ISIS, al-Qaeda, Boko Haram, al-Shabaab, and Hamas.   Click here and fast forward to the 9-minute mark to listen.

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Old Armenian Church Bombed in Syria

A number of Christian churches, some around 200 year old, were bombed by Islamic rebels last Friday in Aleppo, Syria.  Among them was the Armenian Catholic Cathedral, St. Rita — or, “Our Lady of Pity,” built in 1830 — which was left partially destroyed. According to the Aleppo-based Rev. Fr. Krikor Milad, the bombing took place at [...]

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How the West Destroyed Libya

FrontPage Magazine The full impact of Western intervention in Libya was recently highlighted during a televised interview of Worlds Apart.  Hanne Nabintu Herland, a Norwegian author and historian who was born and raised in Africa for 20 years, was the guest. At one point while talking about Libya, Herland firmly asserted that “In a just [...]

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