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Radio Interview: Raymond Ibrahim on the Paris Jihad and the Western Enemy Within

Yesterday I was interviewed by Al Kresta on Ave Maria Radio.  We discussed last Friday’s Paris jihad and the Western enemy within.  Click here to listen to the interview.  

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Shock: The Grand Lesson of the Paris Jihad

Portuguese What is the grand, take away lesson from yesterday’s jihadi/terrorist attack in Paris, that left 129 dead and hundreds injured? Is it a result of the mass influx of Muslim migrants into Europe—including Islamic State operatives? Is it yet another reflection of Islam’s unwavering Rule of Numbers, which holds that, wherever and whenever Muslims [...]

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Newsmax Video: Raymond Ibrahim on Downed Russian Flight and Egypt

Earlier today I was interviewed by JD Hayworth on Newsmax TV.  We discussed the significance of the downed Russian flight over Sinai — including how it ultimately belies ISIS’ weakness vis-a-vis heavy Russian bombardments — and the amorphous nature of Islamist groups in Sisi’s Egypt and elsewhere.  The segment begins right around the 3-minute mark [...]

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Russia Declares ‘Holy War’ on Islamic State

While Obama sides with the jihad, or “freedom fighters”…

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Video: Raymond Ibrahim Discusses the World’s ‘Most Dangerous Ideology’

I am the featured instructor in the latest Prager University course: “Radical Islam: The Most Dangerous Ideology.”  Since the video was published on YouTube less than 24 hours ago, it has been viewed almost 150,000 times.  Watch the course below and share it on social media:

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A Triple Jihad and France

This article was written for by Michele A The world woke up yesterday [Friday, June 26] to the horror of a triple jihadi attack: one at a beach resort in Tunisia, killing 37 and wounding as many; one in a Kuwait city mosque, killing and injuring scores of Shia worshippers; and one at a [...]

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Raymond Ibrahim on the Joe Miller Show: ‘Might Makes Right’

Last week I was interviewed on the Joe Miller Show, KOAN 95.1 FM.  Along with Muslim persecution of Christians, several other topics were discussed, including the Islamic notion of “might makes right,” the Wests historic position, the significance of the Sunni/Shia split, and much more.  The 25-minute interview follows:

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Raymond Ibrahim Radio Interview: Differences Between Jihadi Groups, the Truth About Arab Dictators, and Jihadi Strategy

Jason Hartman of Holistic Survivor  recently interviewed me on a number of topics, including: the differences between the various Islamic jihadi groups; the truth about Arab dictators; why the Islamic State is not attacking Israel; and Western misunderstandings concerning the moderate/radical dichotomy.  Click hear to listen to this 30-minute, comprehensive interview.    

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U.S. Becomes Chief Enabler of Christian Persecution: Muslim Persecution of Christians, January 2014

Gatestone Institute Danish Human rights organization Open Doors published its 2014 World Watch List in January, highlighting and ranking the top 50 nations that persecute Christians.  The overwhelming majority of countries making the list—and nine of the top ten worst offenders—are Muslim, and include nations from among America’s allies (Saudi Arabia, Kuwait) and its contenders [...]

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Barefaced Lies of the Muslim Brotherhood

Pro-Muslim Brotherhood sheikh and cleric, Dr. Muhammad Abdul Maqsud, in an almost surreal turnabout, just appeared on Al Jazeera saying that he and the Brotherhood are staunchly against violence and/or acts of terror in Egypt, telling Brotherhood supporters in that country, “Bearing arms never leads to any good” and “We do not incite the youth to protest [...]

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