Another day, another Court ruling against the Trump Administration.
Another day, another Court ruling against the Trump Administration.
The Supreme Court is allowing the latest version of Donald Trump’s Muslim Travel Ban to go into effect.
The Trump Administration has suffered another Court defeat related to the President’s Muslim Travel Ban.
A van struck a crowd outside a London mosque late last night in an attack by a man who said he wanted to kill Muslims.
President Trump took to Twitter again this morning and promptly shot himself in the foot.
President Trump’s speech on Islam was a change of tone. However, as critics noted, it was short on substance and is unlikely to accomplish anything.
A high-level French Court has struck down the ban on the so-called ‘burkini’ adopted by many towns along the French Riviera.
For largely irrational reasons, French police are arresting women on the beach for wearing swimsuits that are compatible with their faith.
More than any politician that spoke last night, it was the father of a fallen solider who stole the night.
Donald Trump has insinuated that President Obama is not fighting the War On Terror aggressively because he somehow identifies with terrorists.
Donald Trump responded to the attack on the Pulse nightclub by renewing his call to ban members of an entire religion from coming to the United States.
Via Pew Research: Pew Research Center estimates that there were about 3.3 million Muslims of all ages living in the United States in 2015. This means that Muslims made up about 1% of the total U.S. population (about 322 million people in 2015), and we estimate that that share will double by 2050. […] According […]
As if to further demonstrate just how fair off the rails the GOP has gotten, Donald Trump’s unconstitutional, wrong-headed, racist notions are supported by wide majorities in the party that still claims to the by the “Party of Lincoln.”
Via the Sydney Morning Herald: Brunei bans Christmas celebrations in public, including wearing Santa hats. Oil-rich Brunei has banned public celebrations of Christmas, including sending festive greetings and the wearing of Santa Claus hats. Muslims seen celebrating Christmas and non-Muslims found to be organising celebrations could face up to five years jail. However the country’s non-Muslims, […]
Heading into another Presidential debate, a new poll shows that Republicans are very receptive to Donald Trump’s proposal to ban Muslim immigration to the U.S.
Polling shows that most Americans oppose Donald Trump’s plan to bar Muslim’s from immigrating to the United States, but Republicans are far more receptive to the idea.
A new poll appears to show that a majority of Republicans support Donald Trump’s plan to bar Muslims from immigrating to the United States.
Donald Trump’s plan to bar all Muslim immigration to the United States is being widely condemned by his fellow Republicans and others, but the proposal probably won’t hurt him politically in a Republican Party that is deeply bigoted against Muslims in general.
Donald J. Trump continues to turn the dial higher and higher on his fascist demagoguery.
As we deal with the fall out from the attacks in Paris and San Bernardino, we need remember the years after September 11th, 2001 and avoid holding an entire religion responsible for the actions of fanatics.
John Kasich wants the United States Government to create an agency to spread ‘so-called ‘Judeo-Christian values.’
Donald Trump’s demagoguery and disdain for individual liberty enters a new phase.
Republicans insist that uttering the words “Radical Islamic Terrorism” is somehow important in the fight against ISIS and other terror networks, but it is entirely unclear what doing so would accomplish.
Saudi Arabia’s Supreme Court has upheld the conviction of a blogger sentenced to a decade in prison and 1,000 lashes for “insulting Islam”: DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Saudi Arabia’s Supreme Court upheld an internationally condemned verdict against a liberal blogger who was publicly flogged after being found guilty of insulting Islam, state-linked news websites […]
The agency that runs Washington D.C.’s mass transit has banned all political ads after Pamela Gellar attempted to run an advertisement featuring a drawing of Mohammed.
The Atlantic has a fascinating cover story by Graeme Wood titled “What ISIS Really Wants.”
Pope Francis has earned a reputation as a liberal in comparison to recent predecessors but he’s no liberal.
Their editor and nine colleagues dead, their offices destroyed, the newspaper is not missing a beat.
The men responsible for the Charlie Hebdo massacre are dead, but the problems for France, and the rest of Europe, may just be at the beginning.
At least 11 are dead and 10 wounded in an attack on free expression.
American journalist James Foley has been beheaded by the terrorist network calling itself the Islamic State.
Political irony, perhaps, but probably less than meets the eye.
The First World War played an intriguing role in the birth of the radical Islam we are dealing with today.
Yes, you read that headline right: A Norwegian woman at the centre of a Dubai rape case dispute has been pardoned and is free to leave Dubai, she has said. Interior designer Marte Deborah Dalelv, 24, was on a business trip in Dubai when she says she was raped in March. She reported the attack […]
The aftermath of the removal of Mohammed Morsi from power is taking ominous turns: CAIRO — The military’s ouster of President Mohamed Morsi has unleashed a new wave of violence by extremist Muslims against Christians whom they blame for having supported the calls to overthrow Mr. Morsi, Egypt’s first Islamist elected leader, according to rights […]
Ladies and gentleman, a little insanity to close out your week: Cathie Adams, president of the Texas Eagle Forum and former chairman of the Republican Party of Texas, made questionable remarks about anti-tax activist Grover Norquist during a recent speech on “Radical Islam and the Muslim Brotherhood.” In a video posted by the Far North Dallas Tea […]
So, this happened: An Army reservist and Iraq veteran who works as a cabdriver says a passenger he picked up early Friday at a Northern Virginia country club accused him of being a terrorist because he is Muslim, then fractured his jaw in an attack being described by Islamic activists as a hate crime. Mohamed […]
An Aunt of Tamerlan Tsarnaev, the Boston Marathon Bombing suspect killed amid a shootout nearly a week ago, says that a local mosque is refusing to conduct a Muslim funeral for the accused bomber: American authorities have told the family that they can have Tsarnaev’s body, and an uncle approached the mosque to request a […]
The Canadian terror plot that Dave Schuler took note of yesterday was apparently broken up thanks largely to a tip to police from an Imam: A tip from a Toronto imam sparked an investigation that culminated in the arrests of two men who allegedly plotted to derail a Via passenger train. The imam alerted authorities […]
For the second time in less than a month, a man died after being pushed in front of an oncoming New York City subway train, only this time there’s a twist: A 31-year-old woman was being held by the police on Saturday, authorities said, in connection with the death of a man who was pushed […]
Sacrificing our principles in the face of mob violence is never a good idea.
The Obama Administration’s response to the protests in the Muslim world has been entirely wrongheaded.
Capitulating to a mob is never a good idea.
The man behind the film that has set off sometimes violent protests across the Muslim world was questioned for several hours yesterday by Federal law enforcement officials, but apparently not for the reason you might think: LOS ANGELES — A Southern California filmmaker linked to an anti-Islamic movie inflaming protests across the Middle East was […]
For the fourth day, American and other embassies became the focus of mass protests in many Muslim nations.