Muslim Brotherhood cleric declares his support for the Islamic State

Wagdy Ghoneim, just expelled from Qatar along with other Muslim Brotherhood leaders, used to live in the United States. He served as imam at the Islamic Institute of Orange County, California in the early 2000’s, and raised funds for Hamas-linked Muslim charity KindHearts. How many people are still in the United States today who learned […]

Islamic State’s “sternly worded warning to each of those nations involved with America”: “their local and international interests will be legitimate targets”

A “sternly worded warning” from a supporter of the Islamic State may just be an attempt to “strike terror into the hearts of the enemies of Allah,” but with its photos in front of the White House and elsewhere in the U.S., the Islamic State seems intent on communicating that it can strike in the […]

Turkey welcomes Muslim Brotherhood leaders forced to leave Qatar

Yet another sign of Turkey’s rapid re-Islamization, which has accelerated since Erdogan became President. “Turkey to Welcome Seven Muslim Brotherhood Exiles from Qatar,” by Gianluca Mezzofiore, International Business Times, September 16, 2014 (thanks to Joshua): Turkish PM [sic] Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said that Ankara would welcome seven top Muslim Brotherhood (MB) figures who are […]

Kerry: Anti-Islamic State effort must “begin to put real Islam out there”

This will be interesting. The Islamic State preaches and practices the same Islam that the Saudis have been spending billions to spread throughout the world for decades. The idea that this vision of Islam is un-Islamic is an absurd politically correct fiction, unsupported by the Qur’an, Muhammad’s example, Islamic law, Islamic tradition, and Islamic history. […]

Pro-Muslim Brotherhood DHS adviser let go amid allegations of coverup

“’The Department also did not find any indication that he sought to disclose any other internal OHS [Office of Homeland Security] information to anyone apart from official use of information within the scope of his role for the Homeland Security Advisory Council.’ …However, documents obtained by Judicial Watch under the Freedom of Information Act contradict […]

Robert Spencer in FrontPage Mag: The War At Home

Is the Islamic State here? Maybe. But the jihad certainly is. My latest in FrontPage: As the Islamic State beheads a third hostage and the world recoils in horror and reassures itself that all this has nothing to do with Islam, it is useful to remember that jihad activity continues in the United States – […]

Erdogan’s new Turkey requires all students to study the Qur’an

A major overhaul of the educational system is one of the first acts of the new President Erdogan, and Turkish secularism suffers another major blow. Here is the latest on Turkey’s rapid re-Islamization: “Erdogan’s new Turkey to requires [sic] all students to study the Qur’an,” by NAT da Polis, Asia News, September 15, 2014 (thanks […]