Many scholars are of the opinion that Makkah Time can provide the world an alternative to the GMT. These people have scientific arguments to back their contention, as Makkah is situated in the center of the world. Â (Arab Times)
Speaking before a group of Muslims dining at the White House in observation of Ramadan, President Obama defended the mosque and community center planned to be built near ground zero in New York City. Â Last week, the White House had said this was a local issue. Â (Breitbart)
- Frank Gaffney:Â Obama’s Ground Zero Mosque
- Sun Tzu:Â Obama Backs Ground Zero Mosque
- Frank Ross:Â Overnight Thread: Obama Backs Ground Zero Mosque â€” How Will the ‘Tolerant’ MSM Spin This One?
HaveÂ Obama’s “cultural ties” and “outreach” made any difference in bringing the Middle East out of darkness? … Read More Â»
Its all good: it will be a green mosque and we will rename it!
Amid the uproar over the Cordoba House project, Ibrahim Abdul-Matin reveals that it will be the country’s first certified “green mosque,” named Park51 to connect faith and the environment. (The Daily Beast)
Among the Liberal media, of whom the worst can generally be expected, each tragedy represents a new challenge to impose â€”however tortuouslyâ€”a politically correct interpretation that is at least superficially credible.
Germany increases aid to Pakistan to $13 million
The rich Arabs have no money and don’t care about their poor Muslim brothers in Pakistan. Â Besides, they have other priorities:
Arab League ‘Courts’ Pro-Israeli Pacific Islands
(ANSAmed) â€” SYDNEY, AUGUST 11 â€” The Arab world has launched a “seduction offensive” in the South Pacific, where most of the region’s 14 archipelago-states traditionally support Israel within the United Nations and other international bodies, hindering the votes of much more populous nations. The daily paper The Australian has today reported on the Arab League’s decision to send an official delegation to the Pacific and to open its own office in the region. Moreover, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have created a 38-million-euro development fund for the islands and will be the location of the headquarters of the new Arab-Pacific Cooperation Forum. Â (More)
These guys play a mean game. We will be totally screwed if we don’t wake up pronto and realize what’s being done to us.
The Baron on the Gates of Vienna has the story, here: Taking the Long View
UNITED NATIONS:Â Germany has said it will increase itsÂ humanitarian aid to flood-ravaged Pakistan to a total of $13 million for the distribution of food and other items.The statement came in a press release from theÂ Permanent Mission of Germany to the UN on the occasion of Wednesday’s launch of the “Pakistan Initial Floods Emergency Response Plan” by the UN Office for the Coordination ofÂ Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA),Â Xinhua reported.
Iran Press TV:
From the Religion of Peace:
- Iran Slammed for Sentencing Baha’i Leaders to 20-Years…
- Starving Gazans Eke Out Luxury Complex and Water Park…
- Arab ‘Scholars’ Call Ground Zero Mosque a ‘Zionist Plot’…
- Uganda Bomber Says He Only Meant to Kill Americans: ‘I am a Peace-Loving Person’…
- Christian Mother & Baby Released from Pak. Prison…
- Afghan Clerics Press for Return of Islamic Law… (We’re all Taliban now/again…)
The Dignity of “All” Human Beings? (News Real Blog) Â Where does a sex slave rank on Islam’s ‘dignity’ scale?