They have not been getting any respect from the Obama administration lately. That is a region where the Saudi-Iranian rivalry is getting hotter. Since King Salman came to power, he appointed his year-old son, Mohammad, as Defense Minister and the chief manager of his court.
Here's what we learned. By Christopher Mathias After the terror attack in Paris, when Donald Trump and other GOP presidential candidates were ratcheting up their anti-Muslim political speech, we started a running list of Islamophobic acts. This made us recognize the very real surge in anti-Muslim incidents sweeping the nation — a surge many wanted to deny was happening at all.
An email address we set up as a source for tips — islamophobia huffingtonpost. Many people expressed gratitude for the project. Mostly, we received anti-Muslim hate mail. Our tracker documented this time and again.
With the rise of Trump, the silver lining is that now, more people seem to be paying attention to anti-Muslim hate. Media organizations are covering the subject more robustly. The story is so much bigger than a dataset now. But we will continue telling stories of hate and extremism.
And we will pay close attention to the new presidential administration that seems hell-bent on vilifying Muslims and persecuting them. Muslims are not American. Fuck you and your family, you terrorist fuck!
All Muslims are terrorists. Islam is nothing but full of terrorists. Pork is to Muslims as a crucifix or garlic is to vampires.
At mosques in Nebraska and Las Vegasmen wrapped bacon around mosque door handles. In Raeford, North Carolina, a man carrying a handgun left packages of bacon at the mosque and threatened to kill worshippers. And outside a mosque in Lawton, Oklahoma, someone dumped a whole pig carcass. Like Judaism, Islam generally prohibits its followers from eating pork.
While these pork-based acts of hate are undoubtedly meant as insults, the perpetrators also seem to ascribe mythical or inhuman qualities to Muslims, as if pork could magically fend them off, or send them straight to hell.
As one anti-Muslim activist told comedian Samantha Bee on her show this year: As one Muslim HuffPost employee put it recently after reading about the pig carcass in Oklahoma: All brown people are potentially Muslim, and are therefore potentially terrorists.
All three Singhs, who are not related, wear turbans and are Sikh, not Muslim. Sikhs are commonly perceived as Muslims in the U.
In Oklahoma in August, a year-old ex-convict named Stanley Majors allegedly shot and killed a year-old man named Khalid Jabara outside his home. Majors reportedly had harassed the Jabara family for years.
Ken Weyler wrote in testimony submitted to the state House. It is no more inherently violent or peaceful than any other religion. Ted Cruz's presidential campaign, has long pushed the "civilization jihad" conspiracy theory.
In a press release for a bill that could destroy American Muslim groupsCruz cited "civilization jihad. Michele Bachmann described the influx of Muslim migrants and refugees into Europe and the U.
The news site The Hill published an article by Frank Gaffney, an adviser to presidential candidate Sen. A recent survey revealed that Americans think there are 54 million Muslims in America. There are only about 3 million.World religions Menu Islam: The second largest world religion and growing.
About Islam: Islam is the second most popular religion in the world.
Philosophy of Religion. Audi Israhel Dominus Deus noster Dominus unus est. Hear, O Israel, the LORD our God, the LORD is One.. Deuteronomy Xenophanes looking to the whole heaven, says that the One is God.
By: Publius Decius Mus September 5, is the Flight 93 election: charge the cockpit or you die. You may die anyway. You—or the leader of your party—may make it into the cockpit and not know how to fly or land the plane. President Donald Trump wrapped up his historic Singapore summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, weathering a barrage of criticism for giving away too much to his adversary and gaining nothing.
There was a pretty massive shift in the s and s when northern Democrats starting supporting the civil rights movement (among other things). Death of Osama Bin Laden - Osama bin laden is a chief leader of a terrorist network intensely opposed to the United Sates, AL qaeda.
Bin laden formed this powerful militant Islamic group, in , to strengthen the international network he established during the afghan war.