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Here are the Blogs in the Esmerelda Weatherwax category.
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Monday, 20 October 2014
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From AFP via Russia Today and Aquila Style PARIS, October 19, 2014 (AFP) – France’s government is drawing up a new set of rules for theatres after Paris Opera ejected woman for wearing a veil during a performance, the institution’s deputy director said Sunday. The incident took place when a veiled ...Read More...
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Posted on 10/20/2014 8:38 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Sunday, 19 October 2014
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From the Sunday Telegraph Teachers sacked, suspended or banned for their roles in the Trojan Horse plot have set up a private academy and are continuing to teach children. It can also be disclosed that Nicky Morgan, the Education Secretary, has written to one of the five school at the heart ...Read More...
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Posted on 10/19/2014 11:08 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Sunday, 19 October 2014
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An unpublished report commisisoned by David Cameron into the Muslim Brotherhood will link it to up to 60 charities, groups and even television channels operating in the UK.  David Cameron launched an inquiry into the Brotherhood earlier this year, prompted by concerns it was stoking an Islamist ...Read More...
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Posted on 10/19/2014 2:33 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Saturday, 18 October 2014
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The  Commons Home Affairs Select Committee report on Rotherham is published today. Different newspapers report on different aspects of their findings, but it doesn't make good reading. The Independent reports that:  Fears of a “deliberate cover-up” by public officials of the sexual abuse of ...Read More...
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Posted on 10/18/2014 3:23 PM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Saturday, 18 October 2014
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To Whitehall for the Vigil organised by the British Pakistani Christian Association in support of Asia Bibi. It wasn't a big crowd but it was organised at short notice after the bad news on Thursday that Asia Bibi's appeal against the death sentence for blasphemy had been dismissed in Pakistan. But ...Read More...
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Posted on 10/18/2014 9:33 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Saturday, 18 October 2014
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From the London Evening Standard Of the Londoners known to have been caught up in the Syrian war, it is striking how many hail from the neighbourhoods around Ladbroke Grove and Westbourne Park. One counter-terrorism expert told the Standard earlier this year that he had noticed the clustering in ...Read More...
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Posted on 10/18/2014 2:59 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Friday, 17 October 2014
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From the Telegraph Police officers or soldiers were to be shot by British Isil terrorists in attack on the streets of London, it is alleged.Four men have been charged over the alleged plot which included keeping images of two police officers, two community support officers, and the reconnaissance ...Read More...
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Posted on 10/17/2014 4:31 PM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Saturday, 11 October 2014
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The security services are monitoring “thousands” of terrorist suspects in London, Boris Johnson has disclosed, suggesting the threat from Islamist extremists may be far greater than has previously been admitted. Until now, it was thought that the main danger came from around 500 jihadis who have ...Read More...
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Posted on 10/11/2014 3:26 PM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Friday, 10 October 2014
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Supporter of Anjem Choudary, Dr Mirza Tariq Ali, fled the country before facing justice for violent disorder From the Waltham Forest Guardian Dr Mirza Tariq Ali, 39, of Lambkins Mews in Walthamstow, fled the country before facing justice in Britain’s first ever successful case of sectarian violence. ...Read More...
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Posted on 10/10/2014 8:10 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Thursday, 9 October 2014
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From the Copenhagen Post and the Danish edition of The Local According to Socialdemokraterne, women who marry Islamic State fighters should lose their Danish passport and residency, DR reports. An increasing number of Danish women marry Islamic State (IS) warriors and travel to Syria to become a ...Read More...
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Posted on 10/09/2014 12:09 PM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Thursday, 9 October 2014
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From the Telegraph Locals on the estate where terror suspect Tarik Hassane was arrested warned last night that the area was becoming a hotbed of extremism, with an increasing number of young people being drawn to radical Islam. The flat in North Kensington where the 21-year-old medical student lived ...Read More...
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Posted on 10/09/2014 11:25 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Wednesday, 8 October 2014
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It sounds like a little more than a 'brawl'. From the German edition of The Local Photographs from the Daily Mail Around 400 Kurds gathered near the Al-Nour mosque on Steindamm on Tuesday night after they had participated in a demonstration against violence by Isis, the Iraq and Syria terrorist group.They ...Read More...
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Posted on 10/08/2014 7:30 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Wednesday, 8 October 2014
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From the Telegraph One of the men arrested on suspicion of involvement in an Isil-linked terrorist plot is believed to be a medical student who was offered a place to study at one of the UK’s top universities. Tarik Hassane, 21, who is reportedly dubbed “The Surgeon”, was offered a place to study ...Read More...
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Posted on 10/08/2014 5:55 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Tuesday, 7 October 2014
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From the Telegraph The first alleged Isil-linked terror plot on UK soil has been foiled by police and MI5 amid fears jihadists are returning from Syria to carry out beheadings on British streets. Four men were arrested in dramatic armed raids in London during which one suspect had to be Tasered by ...Read More...
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Posted on 10/07/2014 4:32 PM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Saturday, 4 October 2014
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From AFP via the National SA South Africa’s controversial first gay-friendly mosque, which allows Christian worshippers and women to lead prayers, was damaged by a fire overnight, its founder and the police said Saturday. Police have opened an arson inquiry into the fire, which occurred shortly after ...Read More...
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Posted on 10/04/2014 11:02 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Saturday, 4 October 2014
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A private tuition college in east London was raided as part of a counter-terrorism operation, the BBC has learnt. Siddeeq Academy, in Whitechapel, claims to provide support for parents who wish to educate their children at home. Academy director Mizanur Rahman was one of nine people arrested by officers ...Read More...
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Posted on 10/04/2014 1:29 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Friday, 3 October 2014
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From the Telegraph The Islamic State has released a video appearing to show the beheading of Alan Henning, a British aid worker kidnapped in Syria, in retaliation for UK strikes against the jihadist group. The British-accented jihadist, nicknamed "Jihadi John" appears in the video and declares ...Read More...
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Posted on 10/03/2014 3:49 PM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Friday, 3 October 2014
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From the Guardian A Swedish national has appeared in court charged with a series of terrorism offences including alleged possession of a magazine called 44 Ways to Serve and Participate in Jihad. According to Scotland Yard, Bherlin Gildo, 36, who lives in Sweden, appeared at Westminster magistrates ...Read More...
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Posted on 10/03/2014 2:43 PM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Friday, 3 October 2014
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From the Express A GANG of “untouchable” Asian men (the sort who are not Japanese, or Korean, but who do have Muslim names) who raped and sexually abused a “beautiful” 13-year-old girl after spotting her wandering alone in a city centre, have been jailed for a total of almost 29 years. Sadly it wasn't ...Read More...
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Posted on 10/03/2014 2:13 PM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Friday, 3 October 2014
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This is only being reported so far in Dutch and Belgian newspapers in Dutch and Flemish language. The oldest version I can find, two hours ago at time of writing, is from De Standaard, and is in Dutch. But from online translations the story is that a Muslim man, one Abd Al Wadoud Abu Daoud, known ...Read More...
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Posted on 10/03/2014 2:51 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Thursday, 2 October 2014
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From One News New Zealand Muslim leaders here are worried a push to send the SAS to fight ISIS-linked terrorists could fuel a backlash among the Muslim community in New Zealand. 'Worried'? These sound more like veiled threats to me. Speaking to Radio New Zealand, Wellington's Kilbirnie mosque's ...Read More...
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Posted on 10/02/2014 4:48 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Tuesday, 30 September 2014
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From the Mail on Sunday and the East London Advertiser Independent Muslim schools in London are being investigated amid fears that hardline Islamic extremism is being promoted among pupils and staff,  As many as a dozen private schools in Tower Hamlets, east London, are being looked into by officials ...Read More...
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Posted on 09/30/2014 5:51 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Tuesday, 30 September 2014
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(Reuters) - Belgian prosecutors accused 46 members of Islamist group Sharia4Belgium on Monday of belonging to a terrorist organization and brainwashing young men in Belgium into fighting a holy war in Syria. Only eight of those charged were present in the heavily secured court room in the northern ...Read More...
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Posted on 09/30/2014 4:04 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Friday, 26 September 2014
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From the East London Advertiser Eight men have been arrested on suspicion of rape and sexual activity with a child in Tower Hamlets.The men, all aged 16 to 17-years-old and of Albanian origin, were the subject of a recent investigation by officers from the Met’s Child Exploitation Team. The investigation ...Read More...
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Posted on 09/26/2014 2:18 PM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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Friday, 26 September 2014
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From the Spanish edition of The Local Nine jihadists with links to the terrorist group Isis were arrested on Friday morning in Spain's northern African enclave of Melilla and in the neighbouring Moroccan town of Nador, officials have said. One Spaniard and eight Moroccans were arrested in the early ...Read More...
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Posted on 09/26/2014 4:29 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
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