Here are the Blogs in the Rebecca Bynum category.
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Monday, 16 November 2009
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When last heard from, David Headley was arrested in Chicago for plotting to blow up the Danish paper Jylands Posten and kill its former editor, Flemming Rose, for the crime of publishing the Muhammad cartoons. He was also plotting to kill cartoonist Kurt Westergaard.. The Calcutta Telegraph (thanks ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/16/2009 8:25 PM by Rebecca Bynum
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Monday, 16 November 2009
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Unlike the story just below, this is a real interview, not satire. Sometimes it's hard to tell. From MEMRI: Interviewer: "Let us begin with the most recent development on the American front, and the racial discrimination against Muslims and their persecution – the incident associated ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/16/2009 4:00 PM by Rebecca Bynum
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Monday, 16 November 2009
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From the People's Cube: In an odd exposé that has left the worlds of politics and academia abuzz, a local homeless person revealed yesterday that he only blamed himself for his failures. The incident occurred near the dumpster behind the Shop Rite store in Brooklyn, when Willard Kookish, formerly ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/16/2009 3:53 PM by Rebecca Bynum
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Sunday, 15 November 2009
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This is on top of the billions we give Pakistan in military aid so that they will continue to pretend to be our ally in the "war on terror." From the L.A. Times: Reporting from Washington - The CIA has funneled hundreds of millions of dollars to Pakistan's intelligence service since the Sept. ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/15/2009 7:17 PM by Rebecca Bynum
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Sunday, 15 November 2009
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Along with Paul "you can call me Ali" Simon (sorry, I just couldn't help myself). From the Global Muslim Brotherhood Daily Report: Global media is reporting on a “Charter for Compassion” launched in connection by former nun and writer Karen Armstrong and whose council includes ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/15/2009 4:24 PM by Rebecca Bynum
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Sunday, 15 November 2009
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From the Sunday Times: An Irish jihadist living in Pakistan’s Swat valley says he is preparing to wage war against British and allied troops in Afghanistan. Khalid Kelly, a former altar boy from the Liberties area of Dublin who used to be known as Terry, told The Sunday Times he is undergoing ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/15/2009 8:33 AM by Rebecca Bynum
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Sunday, 15 November 2009
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The NYTimes has a re-cap article on Major Hasan that presents no new evidence, but shows how the investigators and media are having a hard time understanding "sudden jihad syndrome." WASHINGTON — When Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan took his two handguns and headed for Fort Hood on Nov. 5, he ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/15/2009 6:35 AM by Rebecca Bynum
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Friday, 13 November 2009
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From Islam in Europe: "[Islam] is just as influential a religion in Europe as Christianity" The Colbert Report Mon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c Christopher Caldwell www.colbertnation.com ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/13/2009 4:36 PM by Rebecca Bynum
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Friday, 13 November 2009
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An interview with Umberto Eco at Der Spiegel (h/t: Arts & Letters): SPIEGEL: Mr. Eco, you are considered one of the world's great scholars, and now you are opening an exhibition at the Louvre, one of the world's most important museums. The subjects of your exhibition sound a little commonplace, ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/13/2009 3:33 PM by Rebecca Bynum
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Friday, 13 November 2009
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hat tip:VFR...Read More...
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Posted on 11/13/2009 3:06 PM by Rebecca Bynum
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Friday, 13 November 2009
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The last we heard about Khalid Sheik Mohammed, former al-Qaeda operations head and self-professed murderere of Daniel Pearl, he was lecturing CIA agents "in a classroom-like setting, on topics from Greek philosophy to the structure of al-Qaeda," Now, finally, eight years after the 9-11 ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/13/2009 6:29 AM by Rebecca Bynum
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Thursday, 12 November 2009
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There is evidence of wire transfers to Pakistan coupled with the fact that the Ft. Hood terrorist lived in a $300/month apartment, had no dependents and made $90,000 a year. Where did his money go?...Read More...
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Posted on 11/12/2009 8:03 PM by Rebecca Bynum
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Thursday, 12 November 2009
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Let's hope there are more charges still to come. One would think high treason would be among them, afterall, he was fighting for the other side. He opened up on unarmed soldiers in order to kill as many as possible. Washington Post: FORT HOOD, Tex. -- Maj. Nidal M. Hasan, the Army psychiatrist ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/12/2009 12:46 PM by Rebecca Bynum
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Thursday, 12 November 2009
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From The Timesonline: The US ambassador to Afghanistan has dramatically intervened in the debate about troop reinforcements, warning President Obama against committing tens of thousands of extra troops to the country. Karl Eikenberry, a retired army general who commanded US forces in Afghanistan from ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/12/2009 6:35 AM by Rebecca Bynum
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Tuesday, 10 November 2009
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Story here.  ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/10/2009 5:37 PM by Rebecca Bynum
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Tuesday, 10 November 2009
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No "Allah Akbar" was heard when the Beltway snipers struck, and for the trial, several alternative motives were put forth, but the fact of Muhammad's dedication to Islam was recorded at trial (see below). WASHINGTON — Gov. Tim Kaine of Virginia said he would not stay the scheduled execution ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/10/2009 3:21 PM by Rebecca Bynum
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Tuesday, 10 November 2009
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And he was supposed to be the smart one. FORT HOOD, Texas (CNN) -- President Obama led a memorial service Tuesday for the 13 people killed in last week's massacre at the largest U.S. military installation, telling thousands of mourners that the legacy of the dead will live beyond their "incomprehensible" ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/10/2009 3:10 PM by Rebecca Bynum
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Tuesday, 10 November 2009
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On the one hand, I can see their point. If this man, a psychiatrist with the rank of Major, who held a security clearance, should be considered a threat, then pretty much every Muslim in the military would have to be investigated. On the other hand, after all that was known about Hasan, that is, ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/10/2009 2:40 PM by Rebecca Bynum
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Tuesday, 10 November 2009
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Click on the picture above to view the presentation in photogallery format. This is straight forward Islam. He explains abrogation and why Muslims in the US army would be under stress (religious obligation) to fight for the other side just as Hasan eventually did. Dana Priest writes ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/10/2009 9:35 AM by Rebecca Bynum
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Tuesday, 10 November 2009
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Josh Gerstein writes at Politico: Attorney General Eric Holder has agreed to give a keynote speech next week to a Michigan group which includes the local branch of the Council on American-Islamic Relations even though the FBI has formally severed contacts with the controversial Muslim civil ...Read More...
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Posted on 11/10/2009 8:14 AM by Rebecca Bynum
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