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Friday, 1 August 2014
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From the Daily Mail and the BBC A Muslim mother has been told to expect a 'substantial' prison sentence after encouraging terrorism in Syria over social media. Runa Khan, 34, admitted posting a message on Facebook in September, saying: 'Sisters, if you love your sons, husbands and brothers, prove ...Read More...
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Posted on 08/01/2014 4:04 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Thursday, 31 July 2014
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Hugh posted this video clip earlier this week. Meanwhile in London many of us sent it to our MPs, the mainstream newspapers, the police, Transport for London, the Mayor's Office, anything that moved frankly. At last a newspaper, the Daily Mail, has taken some notice. Protesters filmed themselves ...Read More...
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Posted on 07/31/2014 5:26 PM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Thursday, 31 July 2014
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I have been following the numerous complaints on the Facebook pages of Vue (a cinema chain) and the main Star City leisure complex in Birmingham. They had the ring of truth about them. Now the mainstream press have taken the story and management are having to take the complaints seriously. From the ...Read More...
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Posted on 07/31/2014 5:06 PM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Thursday, 31 July 2014
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From the Express THE Palestinian flag that was flown over the town hall in the east London borough of Tower Hamlets has been removed following concerns raised the Metropolitan police. The force’s Twitter feed for Tower Hamlets, @MPSTowerHam, this morning said: “it has been confirmed the flag has ...Read More...
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Posted on 07/31/2014 7:34 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Thursday, 31 July 2014
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From the Nigerian Tribune A 10-year-old girl, strapped with explosives, was among the three suspected members of the Boko Haram arrested by Nigerian security forces in Katsina, on Tuesday. The suspects, who were arrested about 10.00 p.m on Zaria Road, Tudun Wada area of Funtua metropolis, were Iliya ...Read More...
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Posted on 07/31/2014 5:06 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Wednesday, 30 July 2014
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From the Telegraph, Civil Society and the Daily Mail Bank accounts belonging to Finsbury Park Mosque and other Muslim groups are being closed down by a major bank amid concerns about money laundering for crime and terrorism, it has emerged. HSBC notified a number of Islamic groups within the last ...Read More...
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Posted on 07/30/2014 2:25 PM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Wednesday, 30 July 2014
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From the Telegraph and the Express Tower Hamlets's Muslim mayor Lutfur Rahman has prompted angry protests after raising the Palestinian flag over the town hall "in solidarity with Gaza". Just 24 hours after it emerged Mr Rahman is to face trial over claims he committed widespread voting fraud, he ...Read More...
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Posted on 07/30/2014 1:53 PM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Tuesday, 29 July 2014
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from AFP via Yahoo News and the BBC Dozens of people were killed and injured in a "terrorist attack" in China's far western Xinjiang region, home to the mainly Muslim Uighur minority, state media reported Tuesday . . . The attack came on the eve of Muslims in China marking the Eid festival at the ...Read More...
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Posted on 07/29/2014 1:41 PM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Tuesday, 29 July 2014
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From Hurriyet Daily News Speaking during an Eid el-Fitr meeting on July 28, Arınç described his ideal of the chaste man or woman, saying they should both have a sense of shame and honor. “Chastity is so important. It is not only a name. It is an ornament for both women and men. . . [The woman] ...Read More...
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Posted on 07/29/2014 1:26 PM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Tuesday, 29 July 2014
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From the Evening Chronicle Police have charged four teenagers in connection with an assault on a rabbi in Gateshead in the early hours of the morning of Friday July 18. The victim, in his 40s, was attacked as he left a Jewish study centre at the centre of the North East’s biggest Orthodox Jewish ...Read More...
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Posted on 07/29/2014 11:02 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Tuesday, 29 July 2014
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From the Copenhagen Post Seven men from Denmark, Sweden and Norway travelled to war zones last year to kill themselves – and others. A man known as Abu Sa’ad al-Denmark claimed that he would commit a suicide bombing near Mosul in Iraq this year, according to Berlingske. The last part of the name ...Read More...
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Posted on 07/29/2014 7:41 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Monday, 28 July 2014
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From the Telegraph Malaysian politicians and religious leaders have attacked the use of Scottie dogs during the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony, claiming it was disrespectful to Muslims. Around 40 Scottie dogs were used in the opening ceremony in Glasgow last Wednesday to lead teams around Celtic ...Read More...
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Posted on 07/28/2014 1:43 PM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Monday, 28 July 2014
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A article by a friend who was also at Grosvenor Square observing the Al Quds march. ...Read More...
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Posted on 07/28/2014 12:00 PM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Sunday, 27 July 2014
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From the Sunday Express. Nothing new, but it's in the headmaster's own words. A HEAD teacher forced out of his school by Trojan horse extremists last night said he felt betrayed by the council which he claims did nothing to stop the plot. The teacher broke his silence to tell of his ordeal at the ...Read More...
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Posted on 07/27/2014 3:48 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Friday, 25 July 2014
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Sandwiched in between two big pro-Gaza demonstrations in London last weekend and tomorrow, today the last Friday in Ramadan was the annual Al Quds march. This year it was advertised on youtube as "You have a duty. Sacrifice a Friday for their sacrifice and rise on Al Quds day", intoned by a young woman ...Read More...
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Posted on 07/25/2014 3:39 PM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Friday, 25 July 2014
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From the Telegraph The 2009 "underpants bomb" plot failed because the terrorist had been wearing his explosive-laden undergarments for more than two weeks and soiled the explosives, a senior US official said. Umar Abdulmutallab sent shockwaves through US intelligence when he successfully smuggled ...Read More...
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Posted on 07/25/2014 4:03 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Friday, 25 July 2014
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From the Guardian Islamic State (Isis) militants have blown up a revered Muslim shrine traditionally said to be the burial place of the prophet Jonah in Mosul, residents of the city said. The mosque was built on an archaeological site dating back to the eighth century BC and is said to be the ...Read More...
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Posted on 07/25/2014 2:01 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Thursday, 24 July 2014
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UPDATED from the Norwegian edition of The Local : Norway’s security police have warned that people with connections to an extremist group in Syria intend to carry out a terror attack in Norway imminently.“The PST [Norway’s security police] recently received information that people with links to Islamic ...Read More...
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Posted on 07/24/2014 9:09 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Thursday, 24 July 2014
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From Reuters, the BBC and The Guardian The UN says militant Islamist group Isis has ordered all women and girls in Mosul, northern Iraq, to undergo female genital mutilation (FGM). UN official Jacqueline Badcock said the fatwa, or religious edict, applied to females between the ages of 11 and ...Read More...
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Posted on 07/24/2014 8:53 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Thursday, 24 July 2014
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ROME - A mother put on death row for refusing to reject Christianity fled Sudan on Thursday, ending an almost year-long ordeal that triggered outrage around the world. Meriam Ibrahim, her American husband and two young children, arrived at Rome's Ciampino airport accompanied by Italy’s vice minister ...Read More...
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Posted on 07/24/2014 6:01 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Thursday, 24 July 2014
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From the London Evening Standard A leading human rights film-maker today vowed to stand up to Muslim youths who vandalised his east London studio because they claim street art on its shutters depicts “the devil”. Shafiur Rahman said the gang had threatened further attacks on the office, off Brick ...Read More...
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Posted on 07/24/2014 5:35 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Wednesday, 23 July 2014
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From France 24 and AP via Yahoo News At least 82 people were killed on Wednesday in two bombings in the northern Nigerian city of Kaduna targeting an opposition leader and a moderate Muslim cleric. The first blast, which killed at least 32 people, occurred after a bomb was tossed off of the back ...Read More...
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Posted on 07/23/2014 12:57 PM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Wednesday, 23 July 2014
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From the Telegraph Islamic extremists have sought to entrench their strict religious regime in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul by banning naked mannequins, just days after imposing orders to convert, pay taxes or die rules on the city's Christians. Islamic State instructions said clothing ...Read More...
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Posted on 07/23/2014 9:36 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Wednesday, 23 July 2014
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From the BBC A French court has jailed three men for rioting after a pro-Palestinian rally in a mixed suburb of Paris degenerated into anti-Semitic violence. The three men, aged 21 and 28, were given sentences of between six and 10 months for their part in the rioting in Sarcelles on Sunday. A ...Read More...
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Posted on 07/23/2014 9:16 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Wednesday, 23 July 2014
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From the Sydney Morning Herald Kuala Lumpur: The youth leader of a Malaysian opposition party has claimed the MH17 tragedy was God punishing Malaysia Airlines for serving alcohol on its flights and its “indecent” dress code. Ahmad Tarmizi Sulaiman, the youth information chief of the opposition ...Read More...
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Posted on 07/23/2014 4:40 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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