Muslims Stand Against ISIS, Too | Junaid Jahangir. The admonition of the Prophet (upon whom be peace) is clear, "Whosoever wrongs a Jew or Christian will have myself as his prosecutor on the Day of Judgment." … Read Full Article
Now, that is a surprising sort of convergence. America, so President Bush et al. always claimed, was there to lift down-trodden Middle Eastern countries out of their divisiveness and self-destructiveness.
As things stand now, the reverse has occurred: … Read Full Article
"the truth that we can not deny is: ISIS learned from our schools, prayed in our mosques, listened to our media... and our religious platforms, read from our books and references, and followed Fatwas (religious edicts) we produced."
via Time to Face the … Read Full Article
Liberal Zionists are at a crossroads. The original tradition of combining Zionism and liberalism — which meant ending the occupation of the West Bank and Gaza, supporting a Palestinian state as well as a Jewish state with a permanent Jewish majority, and … Read Full Article
ISIS didn’t just arise out of the earth like some Islamist variation on the fabled Myrmidons: they needed money, weapons, logistics, propaganda facilities, and international connections to reach the relatively high level of organization and lethality they seem … Read Full Article
Last month, Somali-Canadian Mohamed Hersi was sentenced to ten years in prison for attempting to join the al-Shabab militia in Somalia. Arrested at Toronto’s Pearson airport before leaving, Hersi was not found guilty of committing or plotting a specific act of … Read Full Article
The letter lists the following war crimes, and cites supporting factual allegations for each crime:
willful killing (over 2,000 Palestinians, 80% civilians)
willfully causing great suffering or serious injury (wounding nearly 10,000 Palestinians, 2,200 … Read Full Article