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Fjordman: The Eurabia Code, Section 3

N MARCH 2006, the two-day plenary session of the Euro-Mediterranean Parliamentary Assembly, held in Brussels approved a resolution which "condemned the offence" caused by the Danish cartoons of the prophet Muhammad as well "as the violence which their publication provoked." These MEPs and national MPs from the EU and Arab countries also urged governments to "ensure respect for religious beliefs and to encourage the values of tolerance, freedom and multiculturalism." During the parliamentary assembly, Egyptian parliament speaker Ahmed Sorour insisted that the cartoons published in Denmark and other recent events showed the existence of a "cultural deficit." Jordanian MP Hashem...

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Nice Haircut

ere's an adept adaptation gone viral of a famous poem about the Nazis written by Pastor Martin Niemöller, a German anti-Nazi theologian. Niemöller was imprisoned for his passionate dissent in the infamous Sachsenhausen and Dachau concentration camps from 1937 to 1945 where prisoners lived in constant fear of brutal treatment and terror detention including standing cells, floggings, the so-called tree or pole hanging, and standing at attention for extremely long periods. The pastor survived the regime, the war, his enemies and lived a long life dying in 1984 at the ripe old age of 92. We call this quiet adaptation—Muslim...


Turning Back the Beast

"Now Jesus don't like killin'No matter what the reason's for,And your flag decal won't get youInto Heaven any more."—John Prine "Do not think that I came to bring peace on the earth; I did not come to bring peace, but a sword.—Yeshua the Nazarene I have been made victorious by terror!"—Mohammed CIVILIAN EMPLOYEE at the Camp Lejeune Marine Base in North Carolina has won his battle to display anti-Islamic decals on his van while driving on the base. Jesse Nieto, whose son was among 16 sailors killed in the 2000 terror attack against the USS Cole, had used the windows...


Signs Of Denmark Weakening

HE JUNE 2 SUICIDE BOMBING outside the Danish embassy in Islamabad, which killed six people, has caused a dour bout of soul-searching in the land of Kierkegaard and Hamlet. More than ever, Danes are asking what price their country can afford to pay for its increasingly entrenched reputation as a forthright critic of Islam. It all began with the celebrated 2005 publication of 12 political cartoons cartoons under the rubric "Muhammad's face" in the daily Jyllands-Posten. The images were meant as a bold assertion of free speech, but were seen by many Muslims as blaspheming Muhammad. The cartoons' republication throughout...


Wisdom From A Moderate Muslim

riter Jake Nichols of the Planet Jackson Hole rag has conducted an interview of some vital interest and intensity. From his insider understanding of the terrorist mentality, Dr. Tawfik Hamid predicted the destruction of the Twin Towers (9-11), Madrid bombings, and London attacks. Now his stated mission has become to speak out against radical Islam as a cancer that is spreading with frightening rapidity across the globe today. A courageous as well as scholarly initiator of Islamic reformation, Dr. Hamid seeks to build new thinking within Islam to overcome the hatred and violent extremism that have metastasized within his religious...