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Pamela Geller Says Islam Should Act Like Mormons

Pamela Geller will never stop her fight, even in the face of beheadings, even when other Conservatives deride her, even if no one else understands why she is doing it. Geller has organized competitions that feature artists drawing the Muslim prophet Muhammed, which is a violation of Muslim beliefs. She does so because people have been threatened and killed for …

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Pam Geller, Muhammed Drawings, and Bikers [Pics]

When Pamela Geller organized a “Draw Muhammed” contest in Texas, things got a bit out of hand. You may recall that two jihadists showed up at the event, intending to kill people inside. They only wounded one security guard and were killed in the firefight, but the news was out. On the heels of that news, Pamela Geller submitted an …

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Pam Geller Pokes Islam, People Get Shot

Pam Geller believes that what she calls “Islamic supremacists” are an affront to Christians and Jews all over the world, and she especially wants to see their activity curtailed int eh United States. Pam Geller was vocal about her opposition to what some called the “Ground Zero Mosque” in Manhattan. During that fight, she made her positions known, but some …

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Facebook Blocks ‘Insulting’ Pages on Muhammad in Turkey: Report

Apparently, Facebook isn’t going to fight the free speech battle today. According to multiple outlets, which cite both state reports and a source inside Facebook, the social network has blocked access to some pages inside Turkey. The move follows an order from a Turkish court. The pages in question were deemed “insulting” to Muhammed. Facebook does have a history of …

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Turkey Demands Facebook Block ‘Insulting’ Pages

Earlier this month, a day after the terroristic attack on the offices of French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, Mark Zuckerberg took to Facebook and said he is committed to making sure his site is a place where people can “speak freely without fear of violence”. Well, what about the fear of a court order and a country-wide ban? A Turkish …

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‘Duck Dynasty’ Patriarch Phil Robertson Talks Killing ISIS

Duck Dynasty patriarch Phil Robertson told Fox News during a recent interview that the only two ways to respond to ISIS are to “convert them or kill them.” It was while talking with Sean Hannity that the Duck Dynasty star made his remarks as the two talked about the brutal tactics ISIS is using, including demanding that communities convert to …

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Hobby Lobby Ruling Used by Gitmo Detainees

As if it weren’t enough that every armchair pundit in the United States is prognosticating about the unintended far-reaching effects of the Supreme Court ruling in the Hobby Lobby case, here comes the sworn enemy of the United States to weigh in on the debate. Lawyers for detainees at Guantanamo Bay are using the Hobby Lobby ruling in support of …

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Pope Francis Stresses Peace During Holy Land Visit

Monday wrapped up the end of an arduous, three day trip to the Holy Land for Pope Francis, only the fourth such trip by a pope since the inception of the Catholic church some 2,000 years ago. Before embarking on his historic journey, Pope Francis and the Vatican insisted that the purpose of the journey was strictly religious, with the …

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Boko Haram Has Kidnapped Eight More Girls

On Monday, May 5, Boko Haram, the Islamic militant group responsible for abducting 276 school girls last month, reportedly kidnapped eight additional girls. The newly abducted girls aged from 12-15 and were taken from a Northern village in Nigeria. Immediately upon arriving, the Boko Haram jumped from their trucks and started shooting before seizing the girls, along with the tribe’s …

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Boko Haram Will Sell Abducted School Girls

On April 14, Boko Haram, an Islamic militant group, stormed an all-girl secondary school in the village of Chibok and kidnapped more than 200 school girls. Now, the leader of the group Abubakar Shekau has announced that he is planning on selling the girls on the market for marriage. On Monday, the AFP news agency obtained a 57-minute video from …

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Brunei Sharia Law Going Into Effect

Hassanal Bolkiah, 67, The Sultan of Brunei, plans to begin enforcing Sharia law for Muslims and non-Muslims on Thursday, despite concerns from human rights campaigners and international watchdog groups. In the Arabic-speaking world, Sharia, also known as Islāmī qānūn, means the moral code and religious law of a prophetic religion. Sharia deals with many of the same topics addressed by …

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Scorpions Drummer Jailed for a Month in Dubai

Scorpions drummer James Kottak was arrested at Dubai International Airport for drunk and disorderly conduct on April 3, and was sentenced to 30 days in jail for the crime of insulting Islam. According to Dubai state-run newspaper The National, Kottak flipped the bird and mooned other travelers while in an airport transit hall. Kottak told police he had taken a …

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