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JetBlue Jihad: The Great Press Cover-up

By Pamela Geller Under Islamic law (sharia), any criticism of Islam of Muhammad is punishable by death. Anyone who questions the violent and genocidal Islamic texts and teachings that exhort and incite to jihad (holy war) are targeted for death. These sharia speech restrictions are now very much part of the media/ Associated Press Stylebook, […]

Israel: Police open criminal investigation against Facebook for jihad terror incitement

By Robert Spencer Shut it down! Not just in Israel, but everywhere! Following PMW’s complaint, Police open criminal investigation against Facebook Israel for terror incitement by Itamar Marcus, Palestinian Media Watch, October 21, 2021: Palestinian Media Watch submitted a complaint on May 23, 2021 to Israeli police against Facebook Israel and its CEO for aiding and […]

Afghan refugees: Do we know what we’re getting into?

By Robert Spencer October 24, 2021/0 Comments/in Immigration, National Security, News, Policy, Politics, Religion, Waste, Fraud and Abuse /by Robert Spencer Today at the Young America’s Foundation conference at the Reagan Ranch Center.  RELATED ARTICLE: Ilhan Omar Wants State Department to Fight ‘Islamophobia’ EDITORS NOTE: This Jihad Watch video is republished with permission. ©All […]

Progressive Politics Don’t Define The ‘Righteous Gentile’

By Matthew Hausman, J.D. The Jewish concept of righteousness cannot be molded to fit a preoccupation with “social justice” that threatens the Jewish future. The concept of the “Righteous Gentile” is originally rooted in the Torah’s recognition that members of other nations can serve the G-d of Israel by accepting and faithfully observing the Noahide […]

Ilhan Omar Introduces Legislation to Create Special Envoy for Monitoring and Combating ‘Islamophobia’

By Robert Spencer Will the human rights reports make a clear distinction between “Islamophobia” as attacks on innocent Muslims, which are never justified, and “Islamophobia” as honest analysis of the motivating ideology behind jihad violence, which is always necessary? Of course the answer to both questions is a resounding no. If this “special envoy” is […]

CALIFORNIA: Watch As Ami Horowitz Gets College Students To Give Money to Help The Taliban Attack America

By John Eidson The below video is a stomach-turning example of how Democrat professors at our largest colleges and universities have indoctrinated generations of gullible students to see their country as an evil and unworthy place. Watch as “Students Fund the Taliban.” Watch New York filmmaker Ami Horowitz, who went to the campus of the […]

Chicago: Man converts to Islam, writes computer code for ISIS, his lawyer says ‘liking ISIS is not illegal’

By Robert Spencer From whom did Thomas Osadzinski learn about Islam? Where did he go to mosque? Is that mosque being investigated? Why not? US Student Faces Prison for Helping Islamic State Associated Press, October 19, 2021: CHICAGO — A former Chicago college student was convicted Monday of attempting to provide material support to the […]

Arab Violence – Root Causes and Red Herrings

By Martin Sherman If difficult socioeconomic conditions in the ultra-Orthodox community have not produced the rampant crime that afflicts Arab society, why should this be assumed to be the case among Israeli Arabs? The homicide rate in Israel generally is low by international standards, but what has emerged in Israel’s Arab streets is an alternate […]

Woke California Prof Claims Jihad Terrorism Is (What Else?) All Our Fault

By Robert Spencer My latest in PJ Media: The propaganda is all so drearily predictable. The establishment media seems to have made it a foremost priority to do everything it can to absolve Islam of all responsibility for crimes done in its name and in accord with its teachings. And so it came as no surprise […]

Prudent to Pray: 007’s Latest

By The Catholic Thing Brad Miner reviews the last of Daniel Craig’s performances as James Bond: another rollicking adventure, in which 007’s actions probably don’t pass muster with just-war doctrine. No Time to Die is the last of the cinematic incarnations of James Bond personified by Daniel Craig. In some ways, it’s a sequel to its […]

Iran Successfully Hacked Over 250 Microsoft Accounts Linked to U.S. and Israeli Defense Technology Companies

By Robert Spencer In plain language: the jihadist regime of Iran has hacked into the private accounts of US, EU and Israeli defense tech companies, and however Iran chooses to use this information, no one is announcing what the fallout might potentially be. Microsoft only admitted that the breach “supports Iranian government tracking of adversary […]

Cry Havoc! Threats to Right-to-Life Groups

By The Catholic Thing Randall Smith: If the Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade, expect lawlessness. A nation so dedicated to a fundamental evil will not simply give it up without a fight. Some friends were kind enough to invite my wife and me to the Texas Right to Life banquet a few weeks ago.  For those […]

France Closes ANOTHER Mosque France to Close Mosque That Promoted ‘Armed Jihad’ During Sermons

By Pamela Geller The French are finally facing reality, unlike the rest of the West… France to Close Mosque that Promoted ‘Armed Jihad’ During Sermons By: Chris Tomlinson, Breitbart, 15 Oct 2021: The French prefecture of Sarthe has closed the mosque of Allonnes after evidence revealed that sermons advocated for armed jihad. The prefecture announced in […]

LifeSiteNews: Pfizer whistleblower says vaccine ‘glows,’ contains toxic luciferase, graphene oxide compounds

By Dr. Rich Swier LifeSiteNews published the following video with commentary: Melissa Strickler, a Christian, recently went public with insider emails showing Pfizer executives wanted to hide the vaccine’s connection to aborted-fetal cells. Now, she tells Jim Hale in this exclusive LifeSite interview that the company’s jab includes toxic chemicals that make it ‘glow,’ including […]

Many Qur’an translations try to obscure what it really says. This one makes it clear.

By Robert Spencer My latest book, The Critical Qur’an: Explained from Key Islamic Commentaries and Contemporary Historical Research, will be available in a few weeks, and is available for preorder now here. This is another one that I’ve wanted to write for years, and have finally had the opportunity. It’s the fruit of thirty-plus years of research […]

Gun Control Works! Muslim Convert Murders Five People with a Bow and Arrow

By Robert Spencer My latest in PJ Media: Advocates of gun control should take note of recent developments in Norway, but won’t: On Wednesday evening, a convert to Islam in the city of Kongsberg, southwest of Oslo, began shooting at random people with a bow and arrow. Police confronted him, but police in Norway are unarmed, […]

Afghan Refugees Were Placed in a Popular Vacation Hotel. Here’s What Happened.

By Robert Spencer My latest at PJ Media: Multiculturalism is meeting reality once again as Afghan refugees are making their presence known in the countries that welcomed them, and the fun is just beginning. One place that has experienced the richness and vibrance of diversity is Scarborough, North Yorkshire, England, which is a popular vacation […]

Islamic Republic of Iran TV: Women can’t be shown eating pizza

By Robert Spencer This kind of thing is based on the principle of ihtiyat, precaution: avoiding things that are technically not violations of Sharia provisions so that one doesn’t even come close to violating actual Sharia provisions. No Pizza for Women. Men Can’t Serve Women Tea. Iran’s TV Censorship Gets Weirder by Amir Hossein Miresmaeili, Iran Wire, […]

Cornflakes for Jihad: How the Jihad Terror Group Boko Haram Began, and how the U.S. Helped

By Robert Spencer A question that is not asked frequently enough is how jihad groups are able to amass so much wealth. This extraordinary article pulls back the curtain on how one such group, Boko Haram in Nigeria, was able to get started. This article is full of illuminating revelations of all kinds. Be sure […]

New York: Muslim Uber driver convicted of attempting to join Taliban and kill Americans

By Robert Spencer “Hossain, a naturalized U.S. citizen and Bangladesh native, took pains to not appear to be a religious extremist to authorities, according to prosecutors. He trimmed his beard and hair, switching from traditional garb to American clothing.” “The Prophet said, ‘War is deceit.’” (Bukhari 4.52.269) N.Y. Uber driver who wanted to join Taliban […]

Halloween [All Hallows’ Day] Isn’t About Monsters, It’s All About Christian Martyrs

By Dr. Rich Swier “The Bible doesn’t teach us to pray to the saints (Matt. 6:6), through the saints (1 Tim. 2:5) or for saints who have already gone to heaven. Instead, we remember the saints and to allow the memory of their faith spur us on to deeper worship and greater service to the […]

Is It Time for a Tenth Crusade?

By Dr. Rich Swier “Our Constitution was made only for a moral and religious people. It is wholly inadequate to the government of any other.” – John Adams from a letter to the Massachusetts Militia, dated 11 October 1798 “Man is not a creature of circumstances. Circumstances are the creatures of men.” – Benjamin Disraeli, […]

An Afghanistan Grows In Wisconsin

By Pamela Geller Biden didn’t withdraw from Afghanistan. He brought Afghanistan to America. And you won’t like what comes after America. Muslims are the only immigrant group who come to the West with a ready made model of society they believe to be superior to Western law and they work tirelessly and by all means, […]

France at Forefront Battling Political Islam – a discussion with Nidra Poller

By Jerry Gordon In this wide-ranging discussion with ex-pat journalist, and commentator Nidra Poller, we cover recent developments on the horizon of the April 2022 presidential election: the US withdrawal from Afghanistan; the controversial AUKUS deal and last minute cancellation of a the $35.5 billion contract for purchase of French diesel submarines , the ongoing criminal trial of sole survivor […]

THE DEATH OF CONSCIENCE — See and Resist

By Church Militant The current tendency of governments to mandate vaccines at the expense of basic freedom of choice while batting aside serious objections of conscience is crossing the threshold of dictatorial insanity. Government authorities are penalizing innocent people because of their refusal to take an abortion-tainted, experimental vaccine. There are threats of fines and of being fired with […]

An Important Church and State Battle in Seattle

We have all seen the horrible violence in Seattle in the last year or so. But now there’s a new battle, virtually under the radar. In 1932, the Union Gospel Mission began serving the poor and downtrodden in Seattle. But now this ministry which has been serving millions of meals through the years and providing […]

Worldview is Central to Determining Views on Abortion

The month of October kicks off “Respect Life Month” in the Catholic Church, and with the U.S. Supreme Court scheduled to hear the Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization case on December 1, Christians across the country have begun praying in earnest for the case that could overturn Roev. Wade. How will Americans react to the possibility of […]

France Aghast After a Huge Report on Sexual Abuse in The Catholic Church

But not everything in the report adds up. France is reeling after yesterday’s release of a report on child sexual abuse. An estimated 216,000 victims suffered abuse between 1950 and 2020, according to the Independent Commission on Sexual Abuse in the Church (CIASE). “The church failed to see or hear, failed to pick up on the weak […]

Betrayal in The Jewish Community by The Leaders of The Jewish Community

It is obvious from the articles posted below that California’s ethnic studies requirement bill, AB-101, is an atrocious example of state sponsored racism against the Jewish community. This is an absolute statement that admits to no moral relativism and cannot be applied on a sliding scale. One of the most disheartening and disgusting aspects of […]

The Parents’ Rebellion

Robert Royal: Politicians are backing Critical Race Theory and LGBTQ initiatives in schools. If you’re still sending your kids to such schools, either get them out or get involved. Terry McAuliffe, the once and (possibly) future governor of Virginia, said something during a campaign debate last week that surprised many of us who thought we […]