Here are the Blogs in the z - Andrew Bostom
Sunday, 2 September 2007
According to rumors in Turkey, the Islamist leader Fethullah Gulen (aka Hocaefendi) was seen last night boarding a Turkish Airlines plane in New York, on his way back to Turkey. The news was not confirmed.
Gulen has been living in the U.S. for many years – since his 1999 indictment ...Read More...
Posted on 09/02/2007 5:36 PM by Andrew Bostom
Saturday, 1 September 2007
On August 28, 2007, the same day that Abdullah Gul became Turkey's President -- replacing his secular predecessor, and further consolidating the ruling Islamic AK (Adalet ve Kalkınma) Party's (AKP) hold on power -- MEMRI published excerpts from a chilling interview given by former Prime Minister ...Read More...
Posted on 09/01/2007 6:39 AM by Andrew Bostom
Monday, 20 August 2007
Dr. Mark Durie writes at Answering Islam:
‘Isa the destroyer of Christianity
The prophet ‘Isa will have an important role in the end times, establishing Islam and making war until he destroys all religions save Islam. He shall kill the Evil One (Dajjal), an apocalyptic anti-Christ figure.
In ...Read More...
Posted on 08/20/2007 10:23 AM by Andy Bostom
Thursday, 16 August 2007
THE CAMPAIGN sponsored by the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) to combat bigotry and celebrate diversity ("No Place for Hate") has sparked bitter resentment in Watertown, Mass., a Boston suburb whose 8,000 Armenian-Americans make up nearly 25 percent of the population. Local Armenians do not object ...Read More...
Posted on 08/16/2007 8:17 AM by Andy Bostom
Sunday, 5 August 2007
The Anti-Defamation League (ADL)-sponsored campaign to combat bigotry and celebrate diversity (“No Place for Hate”) has sparked bitter resentment in Watertown, MA—a small town whose 8,000 Armenian-Americans comprise nearly 25% of the population. Local Armenians do not object ...Read More...
Posted on 08/05/2007 1:18 PM by Andy Bostom
Thursday, 2 August 2007
Ignorance about the plight of Jews under Turkish rule—past, including Ottoman Palestine, and present—is profound. In lieu of serious, critical examination one finds whitewashed apologetics concocted to promote dubious geo-political strategies—even the morally bankrupt ...Read More...
Posted on 08/02/2007 12:53 PM by Andy Bostom
Wednesday, 1 August 2007
While former Pace University student Stansilav’s Shmulevich's now infamous potty placements of Korans should constitute a misdemeanor, and not be prosecuted as a felony “hate crime”—particularly under coercion from those like the Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR) ...Read More...
Posted on 08/01/2007 11:34 AM by Andy Bostom
Sunday, 29 July 2007
Dr. Andrew G. Bostom writes:
Twenty-three year old Stanislav Shmulevich awaits arraignment on hate crime charges for “criminal mischief and aggravated harassment,” accused of having hurled Korans into toilets at Pace University’s Manhattan campus, 10 months ago. This past October ...Read More...
Posted on 07/29/2007 1:22 PM by Andy Bostom
Wednesday, 13 June 2007
From The Australian
TWO minarets of a revered Shiite shrine in the northern Iraqi town of Samarra have collapsed after being blown up by insurgents, a top official has said.
The tall structures at the Golden Mosque came down at around 9am local time (3pm AEST), according to an Agence France Presse ...Read More...
Posted on 06/13/2007 1:56 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
Wednesday, 21 March 2007
A regular reader, Alan has pointed us to the blog of Civitas, the Institute for the Study of Civil Society, wherein is reproduced one of the e-mails sent to the Vice Chancellor of the University of Leeds.
Leeds University recently cancelled at the last minute an advertised public lecture organised ...Read More...
Posted on 03/21/2007 5:37 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
Thursday, 11 January 2007
Sheik Hilali opens his mouth and inserts his foot yet again. From The Australian
TAJ Din al-Hilali has ridiculed his adopted country on Egyptian television, dismissing the furore over his insults to women and defence of gang rapists while claiming Muslims had more right to live in Australia than the ...Read More...
Posted on 01/11/2007 6:28 AM by Esmerelda Weatherwax
Sunday, 15 October 2006
My review of Robert Spencer's new book, The Truth About Muhammad in the Washington Times.
Khammar paying homage to the Prophet, watched by Jibra'il. A miniature painting from a seventeenth century manuscript of Khavarnama, a poem on the legendary warlike deeds of 'Ali.
by Ibn Husam, Punjab 1686
Posted on 10/15/2006 7:36 AM by Andy Bostom
Friday, 13 October 2006
Lee Harris has a very thoughtful review of my book, The Legacy of Jihad, in the new Policy Review accessible here....Read More...
Posted on 10/13/2006 1:13 PM by Andy Bostom
Saturday, 7 October 2006
Three years after the invasion of Iraq, it is believed that half the Christians in the country have fled, driven out by bomb attacks, assassinations and death threats. So why haven't the coalition forces done more to protect them? Mark Lattimer reports...Read More...
Posted on 10/07/2006 4:20 PM by Andy Bostom
Monday, 2 October 2006
Islamic orthodoxy and the German constitution are not compatible. Andthat is why the Islam conference failed.SPIEGEL: So what's the answer then?Tibi: Muslims have to give up three things if they want to becomeEuropeans: They have to bid farewell to the idea of converting others,and renounce ...Read More...
Posted on 10/02/2006 1:48 PM by Andy Bostom
Thursday, 28 September 2006
Looks like the Pentagon is finally getting it. WND has this story:
...But internal Pentagon briefings show intelligence analysts have reached a wholly different conclusion after studying Islamic scripture and the backgrounds of suicide terrorists. They've found that most Muslim suicide bombers ...Read More...
Posted on 09/28/2006 12:54 PM by Andy Bostom
Monday, 25 September 2006
The official “day of rage” demonstrations over Pope Benedict the XVI’s Regensburg address are behind us, and a deluge of Muslim-Christian dialogue engagements (starting here; etc.; etc.) loom ahead. But a taboo subject remains unraised, something far more inflammatory than ...Read More...
Posted on 09/25/2006 8:33 AM by Andy Bostom
Friday, 22 September 2006
This Friday, September 22, 2006, votaries of Islam worldwide, defying the timeless wisdom of G.K. Chesterton, are preparing to “ape an ancient rage” with organized demonstrations condemning Pope Benedict XVI’s 9/12/06 remarks.
In an earlier essay, I described at some length the ...Read More...
Posted on 09/22/2006 7:56 AM by Andy Bostom
Sunday, 17 September 2006
Posted on 09/17/2006 1:37 PM by Andy Bostom
Monday, 11 September 2006
My piece in The American Thinker ends with:
Finally, I have two questions for Mr. Peters regarding the obscene immoral equivalence he made in a February 2006 essay published in the Weekly Standard, which gives the appearance of glorifying jihad terrorists. Peters wrote,
We write off the suicide ...Read More...
Posted on 09/11/2006 8:52 AM by Andy Bostom