US,EU spearhead Islamic Bid to Criminallize Free Speech
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Submitted by Mas Udawan (Ireland), Jan 18, 2012 18:39
What a firm believer Soeren Kern seems to be in applying double standards when dealing with two different religions: Anti-Semitism is and must be criminal act punishable under law while anti-Islamism should be allowed and protected in the name of freedom of speech. Doesn't he understand the implications of what he writes?
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|Play by their own rules.... [47 words]||MCR||Oct 23, 2013 12:29|
|So call overstep of micro-intelligent UN authorities. [35 words]||Jerry||Sep 15, 2012 14:18|
|It will NEVER happen! [159 words]||Charles Martel||Jan 19, 2012 11:08|
|⇒ US,EU spearhead Islamic Bid to Criminallize Free Speech [52 words]||Mas Udawan||Jan 18, 2012 18:39|
|"Intolerance, Negative Stereotyping and Stigmatization of ... Religion and Belief" [87 words]||Rick Stanich||Jan 12, 2012 20:18|
|They just keep pushing.. [128 words]||Concerned Human||Jan 12, 2012 01:34|
|Ignorance [279 words]||Aziz Tayyab||Jan 10, 2012 17:55|
|Twisted interpretation of "incitement" [479 words]||Chris LA||Jan 7, 2012 13:42|
|Appeasing Sellouts [75 words]||SoCal Mike||Jan 7, 2012 11:59|
|To whom do we speak? [29 words]||Erik||Jan 7, 2012 10:52|
|Danger - Islam [184 words]||Ecks Why||Jan 6, 2012 11:45|
|↔ No tolerance for no tolerance [285 words]||Tina Ridgway||Oct 12, 2013 10:25|
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That President Barack Obama failed even to mention oil as a critical factor in the war against IS during his speech to the nation on September 10, is an omission both revealing and dangerous in terms of how his administration wants to depict the stakes involved in this latest confrontation with the jihadis.
by Lawrence A. Franklin
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Another Muslim cleric in a madrassa [Islamic boys' school] describes child suicide bombers as "a gift from Allah that we have an unlimited number willing to be sacrificed to teach Americans a lesson."
Using children as suicide bombers will stop when... they stop "condoning the killing of innocents."
by Denis MacEoin
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"Islam is a religion of peace." — U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron, September 13, 2014.
"There is a place for violence in Islam. There is a place for jihad in Islam." — U.K. Imam Anjem Choudary, CBN News, April 5, 2010.
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Hamas's long-term ambitions are indistinguishable from those of Islamic State and al-Qaeda.
Hamas will now focus on its next goal -- trying to strengthen its presence in the West Bank and eventually toppling the Palestinian Authority from power there, just as it did in Gaza. If Israel were to withdraw from the West Bank, Hamas would certainly find such a goal easier to accomplish.
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