The Iconoclast

Paris March for Unity was a Great Occasion, But it was Only a Beginning

January 18, 2015
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Conrad Black

The Paris March for Unity on Sunday was one of the epochal occasions of this still-young century. There was absolutely none of the mealy-mouthed waffling that echoed hollowly around this […]

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Pegida marches possible Islamist target: report

January 18, 2015
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Esmerelda Weatherwax

From the German edition of Deutsche Welle Der Spiegel magazine said that foreign intelligence services had picked up thecontent of communications by some “known international jihadists”, without giving specific details. The intelligence, […]

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Irish jihadis at ‘mosque’ under Garda surveillance

January 18, 2015
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Esmerelda Weatherwax

Gardai are monitoring the activities of a group of radical young Muslims in Dublin, the

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Leicester terrorist cell that laid seeds of Paris atrocity

January 18, 2015
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Esmerelda Weatherwax

Also from the Read it all.   

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Convicted terror leader with link to Paris whom we cannot deport

January 18, 2015
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Esmerelda Weatherwax

A convicted al-Qaeda terror fundraiser with links to the Paris attacks is residing in the UK after using the Human Rights Act to prevent his deportation back to his native […]

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Crazy Edwy Plenel: Not Islam But We — We French! — Are The Ones To Blame

January 17, 2015
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Hugh Fitzgerald

Here. Message of Edwy Plenel: Muslims are in France, therefore they are “part of France” and “are French.” Those killings? They were monstrous. But  Islam had nothing to do with […]

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Egyptian Researcher Islam Behery: Days Of The Caliphate Were Dark And Bloody

January 17, 2015
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Hugh Fitzgerald

Here. Forget the Caliphate, the days of the Caliphate were dark and bloody. Forget the ideal of the Caliphate, it was a terrible thing, right up to the Ottomans, “may […]

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Just A Little Sermon From The Islamic State About What Happened In Paris

January 17, 2015
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Hugh Fitzgerald

I hope you weren’t expecting Donne’s Devotions. Here.

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Frosty The Snowman, Like The Mona Lisa And Practically All Of Western Art Haram

January 17, 2015
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Hugh Fitzgerald

Here. The fatwa-issuer might have allowed just a little fun, explained that  there was no need to forbid something so fleeting, that diffugere-nives and all that would quickly take care […]

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Radical Islamist or Violent Extremism: “What difference does it make?”

January 17, 2015
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Jerry Gordon

  Earlier today, we posted on the purported contrast in responses at yesterday’s White House joint news conference by UK Prime Minister David Cameron and President Obama  to a question […]

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Muslim Mobs Burn Down Churches In Niger

January 17, 2015
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Hugh Fitzgerald

Here. Someone I know from NIger, who lives in France, who is vaguely Muslim, was horrified by  what he saw when he returned to Niger, after years of absence, about […]

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When Tim Winter Became Abdal Hakim Murad, He Found A Peace That Passeth Understanding

January 17, 2015
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Hugh Fitzgerald

Those who find their peace by living within the pre-fabricated grid of Islam, that Compleat Regulation of Life and Total Explanation of the Universe, are not limited to the economically […]

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Police probe ‘hate crime’ after Holocaust posters graffitied with ‘liars’ in east London

January 17, 2015
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Esmerelda Weatherwax

From the London Evening Standard. The police have released CCTV. That’s a man in a dress – and he’s not Danny la Rue or Grayson Perry – that looks like […]

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Majid Freeman, The Late Alan Henning’s Friend, Has Opinions He’d Like To Share

January 17, 2015
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Hugh Fitzgerald

But not with you. He’d like to share them with fellow Muslims. Unfortunately for him, others have been able to eavesdrop. The story, publishd last November, here.

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A Musical Interlude: Lovable And Sweet (Annette Hanshaw)

January 17, 2015
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Hugh Fitzgerald

Listen here.

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Suppose, Somehow, Islam Could Be "Reformed" — How Long Would It Take?

January 17, 2015
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Hugh Fitzgerald

A few dozen francophone Arabs and Berbers have signed a petition calling for less Charlie-Hebdo hysteria, and so on. A sweet Asma Doumani writes a hopeful article that appears in […]

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