Has an American President Ever Denied the Existence of the Greatest Threat to Our Country?
Regarding Islamic violence — the greatest world evil since Nazism and Communism — the president of the United States, his administration, and the Left generally live in a make-believe world, a world of denial.
In their world, Islam is today …
'The Muslim Ferguson,' cont'd
I wrote yesterday about the tragic triple-murder of three Muslim Americans in Chapel Hill, N.C. — and about the president’s shameful depiction of it as just another example of a supposed rising tide of “Islamophobia” in the United …
Who's Worried About Americans Being 'On a High Horse'?
As Victor Davis Hanson notes in the Corner, this morning at the National Prayer Breakfast, President Obama declared:
How do we, as people of faith, reconcile these realities — the profound good, the strength, the tenacity, the compassion and love …
Is Moderate Islam Possible?
Raymond Ibrahim’s recent piece for CBN, “Why ‘Moderate Islam’ is an Oxymoron,” has prompted questions because it contradicts my views and yet (because he is a fellow at the Middle East Forum) it appears on MEForum.org and was …
State Representative Joins Crowded South Carolina Race
Throw one more hat in the ring, down in South Carolina, that of state representative Andy Patrick:
Rep. Andy Patrick, R-Hilton Head Island, is joining the increasingly crowded race for the 1st District Congressional seat.
“I have really enjoyed serving …
Protests Outside Our Embassies Are Still Going On
Attention media: Protests, sometimes violent, are still going on outside our embassies and consulates.
Hundreds of Thai Muslims gathered in front of the United States embassy in Bangkok on Thursday (September 27) for the third time in as many …
Is the U.S. 'Taking Action' Against the YouTube Filmmaker?
In the course of doing this roundup below, I came across this curious description of a meeting between the U.S. ambassador in Nepal and a group of Muslim leaders:
KATHMANDU, Sept 24 :Leaders of various Muslim organizations on Monday submitted …
Back When 'Saturday Night Live' Mocked Muslim Outrage
In light of the continuing Muslim protests and violence in opposition to a YouTube video, it is worth looking back to the first time the United States encountered the reaction of Muslims, at home and abroad, to speech they deem …
As the Middle East Burns, Obama Talks Tax Returns
The afternoon headlines:
As a precaution amid rising anti-American protests, diplomats in the US Embassy in Beirut, Lebanon, have started destroying classified material.
In a rare public appearance, the leader of the militant Hezbollah group exhorted hundreds of …
It Doesn’t Matter One Bit What Obama Thinks ‘True Islam’ Is
In Egypt, the president is Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, a pious Muslim. Having grown up in the world’s center of sharia scholarship and closely studied the subject, he has courageously proclaimed that Islam desperately needs a “religious revolution.”
In the …
What Actually Causes American Fear of Islam And Muslims?
An ambitious, 81-page document, Fear, Inc. 2.0: The Islamophobia Network’s Efforts to Manufacture Hate in America, just appeared from the Center for American Progress, a liberal Democratic organization. Unlike the report’s first iteration, in which a group with a $40-million …
Sorry Mr. President, ISIS Is 100 Percent Islamic
In a televised address on how to address the Islamic State this evening, President Barack Obama declared the organization variously known as ISIS or ISIL to be “not Islamic.”
In making this preposterous claim, Obama joins his two immediate predecessors …
Nigerian Terrorists Dig In As #BringBackOurGirls Campaign Intensifies
The Islamist kidnapping of hundreds of Nigerian schoolgirls has prompted a rapid and on-target response from the west: an argument over hashtag activism by preening Americans on Twitter.
First Lady of the United States Michelle Obama struck the first blow …
The passing of Al-Hajj Dr. Yusef Abdul Lateef on December 23 in Massachusetts brings to mind the exotic, semi-forgotten influence of Islam on the American music scene in the 1950s, when Islam, and specifically Ahmadiyya Islam, was cool.
Lateef was born …
This morning, some new names are being mentioned for the various special elections coming up…
In Massachusetts, Jon Keller of the Boston CBS affiliate is floating a fun but unlikely famous name for that state’s upcoming special Senate election: “…
No Future for 'Those Who Slander the Prophet'?
Also in today’s Jolt, a look at Obama’s speech at the United Nations, declaring who must own the future and who must not own the future.
President Obama: If You Slander Islam’s Prophet, You Forfeit Your …
The Islamist Protests Outside Our Embassies Aren't Tapering Off
Check your favorite mainstream U.S. news publications and see if they have any coverage of angry Muslim protests outside American embassies, consulates, and other institutions associated with the United States.
No? If there’s no coverage, it doesn’t …
Violent Protests Continue, Whether the U.S. Press Corps Notices or Not
Despite the fact that Romney’s “47 percent” remark dominated the headlines for much of the week, the preeminent news of the previous week — violent attacks and protests against U.S. embassies and consulates across the Muslim world — did …
Alleged Islam-Mocking YouTube Filmmaker Released, Now in Hiding
If this report is correct, the alleged filmmaker of the YouTube video — the one that the administration says is the cause or catalyst of violence at our embassies and consulates, while others argue is merely the latest excuse or …