Young Muslims begin dangerous fight for the right to abandon faith

‘There is no compulsion in religion’- update

* The above chestnut is of course one of the earlier verses when Muhammad had no power. Later on, after he conquered Mecca and killed and forcibly converted his opponents, there was little tolerance for apostates as we can see here:

من بدّل دينه فاقتلوه
Whoever changes his religion, kill him”. (Bukhari)
14 passages in the Koran refer to apostasy

— According to Baidhawi’s commentary, Sura 4: 88-89 reads: “Whosoever turns back from his belief, openly or secretly, take him and kill him wheresoever ye find him, like any other infidel. Separate yourself from him altogether. Do not accept intercession in his regard.”

— The hadith, tradition and legend about Muhammad and his followers used as a basis of Sharia, tells of some atheists who were brought to “’Ali and he burnt them. The news of this reached Ibn Abbas who said: ‘If I had been in his place, I would not have burnt them, as Allah’s Apostate forbade it . . . I would have killed them according to the statement of Allah’s Apostate, ‘Whoever changed his [Islamic] religion, then kill him’.”

— According to hadith, a special reward in Paradise is reserved for the killer of apostates


David Charter in The Hague/Times Online

A group of young Muslim apostates launches a campaign today, the anniversary of the 9/11 attacks on America, to make it easier to renounce Islam.

The provocative move reflects a growing rift between traditionalists and a younger generation raised on a diet of Dutch tolerance.

The Committee for Ex-Muslims promises to campaign for freedom of religion but has already upset the Islamic and political Establishments for stirring tensions among the million-strong Muslim community in the Netherlands.

Ehsan Jami, the committee’s founder, who rejected Islam after the attack on the twin towers in 2001, has become the most talked-about public figure in the Netherlands. He has been forced into hiding after a series of death threats and a recent attack.


In 1965 the Church in Holland made a declaration that freedom of conscience is above hanging on to religion, so you can choose whether you are going to be a Christian or not. What we are seeking is the same thing for Islam.”

Mr Jami, who has compared the rise of radical Islam to the threat from Nazism in the 1930s, is receiving only lukewarm support from his party which traditionally relies upon Muslim votes. His outspoken attack on radical Islam has led to a prelaunch walk-out from fellow committee founder Loubna Berrada, who herself rejected Islam.

* How much longer will European countries allow Red/Green Commies to import a Muhammedan proletariat in order to enhance their power base at the expense of indigenous Europeans?


Read it all


‘Whoever Changes His Religion – Kill Him’

By Ruth Gledhill/Times Online



Moonbat Fashion: Giorgio Yer’mami Presents The Essential ‘Peace Scarf’

Here’s a great cartoon from RedPlanetCartoons, inspired by this LGF post:


Kaffiyehs as Fashion

San Francisco, September 8, 2007

It looks like the relentless marketing of Palestinian kaffiyehs to teenage girls is starting to pay off. These photos were all taken at the “Power to the Peaceful” festival, showing young fashionistas sporting the latest style: the ‘anti-war’ scarf — …


Nutroot Wankfest in San Fran: Zombie has a whole lotta pic’s up and all the usual suspects are out in force


The essential BS literature on display: The ‘Truuuf” is everywhere….

Here’s the link

But What Will The ‘Troofers’ Say To This: Osama to present last testament of 9/11 hijacker


Could it be that he’s hiding at Madame Tussauds?

Osama the black-dyed impresario announces his next production — one that will inconvenience the growing ranks of “9/11 was an inside job” types. “Al-Qaida promises 9/11 hijacker video,” from AP

The announcement came in a banner advertisement posted on an Islamic militant Web site where al-Qaida often releases messages and was signed by al-Sahab, the media arm of bin Laden’s al-Qaida terror network.

“Coming soon, God willing, the testament of the attacks on New York and Washington, Abu Musab Waleed al-Shehri, presented by Sheik Osama bin Laden, God preserve him,” the banner read. It showed an image of bin Laden wearing the same black beard and clothes as in the most recent video.

* Yeah. But will the nutroots take notice?


Coming back to the moonbat orgy above:


Unfortunately my favorite one (above) was not on display…


The Future of Our School System


National Review’s Stanley Kurtz: Saudi in the Classroom.

Unless we counteract the influence of Saudi money on the education of the young, we’re going to find it very difficult to win the war on terror. I only wish I was referring to Saudi-funded madrassas in Pakistan. Unfortunately, I’m talking about K-12 education in the United States. Believe it or not, the Saudis have figured out how to make an end-run around America’s K-12 curriculum safeguards, thereby gaining control over much of what children in the United States learn about the Middle East…


Britain’s Enormous Problem (Update)


Muslim schools offered cash to become state-run

The political dhimmi’s are pandering once again:

“Faith schools make existing racial segregation worse and when you adjust for social class their results are no better than community schools.”

Keith Porteous Wood, executive director of the National Secular Society, called the proposals “plain madness”.

He said: “It is a sure-fire recipe for separation and future conflict to encourage children to think of themselves primarily as being of a particular religion, rather than encouraging them to concentrate on what we all have in common.”

By LAURA CLARK – Daily Mail

Lessons: There are more than 100 private Muslim schools

Dozens of new Muslim state schools could be created in a controversial expansion of faith education planned by Ministers.

Schools Secretary Ed Balls promised funds to take more than 100 private Muslim schools into the state sector to meet rising parental demand.

But there were immediate warnings that setting up new faith schools could backfire by increasing religious tensions. Opponents said it could entrench segregation and called them “plain madness”.

And a Muslim leader admitted the biggest obstacle to the opening of new Islamic state schools was public fears that they would “produce fundamentalists”.

Mr Balls said the schools could be a force for improving community relations and warned that minority religions currently did not have enough free faith school places.

The schools do not have to admit pupils of other religions if they are over-subscribed and can follow their own curriculum for RE lessons.

The Government argues that bringing private faith schools into the state system would give Ministers greater control over schools which largely operate behind closed doors.

Link. What say you?


Tablighi Jamaat, the group behind ‘mega-mosque’- seeks to convert all Britain


* John Walker Lindh, the ‘American Taliban’- Tablighi Jamaat member

* Shehzad Tanweer, London bomber Tablighi Jamaat member

By Andrew Norfolk in the TimesOnline

A Muslim group that wants to open a giant £100 million mosque in London has set its sights on “winning the whole of Britain to Islam”.

Tablighi Jamaat aims to build an Islamic complex near to the site of the 2012 Olympic stadium, with a mosque for 12,000 people, by far the largest religious building in Britain.

The organisation, which has millions of followers worldwide, insists that it is a peaceful, apolitical revivalist movement that promotes Islamic consciousness among individual Muslims. However, intelligence agencies have cautioned that the group’s ability to fire young men with a zeal for Islam acts as a staging post, for some, along a path that leads to jihadist terrorism.

Kafeel Ahmed, the Indian doctor who died from burns last month after trying to set off a car bomb at Glasgow Airport, is the latest in a line of terrorists for whose initial radicalisation Tablighi Jamaat has been blamed. The group (literally, the preaching party) belongs to the ultra-conservative Deobandi school of thought within Sunni Islam, whose adherents run more than 600 of Britain’s 1,350 mosques

In recent days The Times has exposed the virulently anti-Western creed of some British Deobandis who preach that non-Muslims are an evil and corrupting influence. Their defensive, isolationist approach to life in Britain is shared by many British supporters of Tablighi Jamaat.

One leading advocate, Ebrahim Rangooni, has said that the movement seeks to “rescue the ummah [the global Muslim community] from the culture and civilisation of the Jews, the Christians and [other] enemies of Islam”. Its aim, he wrote, is to “create such hatred for their ways as human beings have for urine and excreta”.

Mr Rangooni has also given warning to parents that non-Muslim schools “turn humans into animals” and that sending a Muslim child to a British college “is as dangerous as throwing them into hell with your own hands”.



Happy 9/11 from the Religion of Peace and Tolerance


This is our fault. By capitulating and placating Islamists we handed them victory. Unsure of our greatness, we apologize for it. We bow to barbarians. These savages should have been crushed, ostracized, marginalized ……destroyed. Instead, we lick their nonexistent wounds. Happy 9/11 indeed.

More from the Global Islamic Front Against Crusaders & Zionists


Al Bebeeceera hits rock bottom, digs:


If you thought you’d seen all the dhimmitude the mainstream media could serve up, the BBC lowers the bar and themselves even further in servitude to Islam. This is not scrappleface, this is not parody. The BBC lhas completely lost it.

PEACE BE UPON HIM BBC thanks to Atlas Shrugs

Throughout the BBC’s section on Islam you will see peace be upon him or (pbuh) after the name Muhammad.

Muslims say peace be upon him after every mention of Muhammad’s name, as a mark of respect. Muslims do the same when they write the Prophet’s name, adding pbuh.


The Arabic translation of peace be upon him is sallallahu alayhi wa sallam which is usually abbreviated as saw.

TMI, asshats.

Use of pbuh on

The BBC uses pbuh in the Islam section out of courtesy, and we would do the same for any other religion if they had a similar phrase that was universally used as a sign of respect.

Shame on you. Fools.

“Islam Discovered America Before Columbus..”

Shem’s Cartoons reveal the true Muhammedan history and discovery of the New World

* Click on image to enlarge


* Lets cook us a little Muhammedan history lesson / Link

Islam Discovered Science


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Scroll Down to American Muslim Day Parade – absolute must see ..!


Osama’s Challenge  

By Robert Spencer | Monday, September 10, 2007

I invite you to embrace Islam,” says Osama bin Laden in his latest videotape. Most analysts take this as pious window-dressing and focus on what they believe to be the more substantive points of his message: his comments on the war in Iraq, his critique of capitalism, the similarity of much of what he says to Democratic Party talking points, and the like. But in fact the invitation to Islam is the heart, and the most revealing aspect, of bin Laden’s entire statement. The chief reason for this, of course, is because in traditional Islamic law, the invitation to Islam must precede an attack on non-Muslims. The Islamic prophet Muhammad makes this clear, directing Muslims to issue this invitation first, and if the unbelievers refuse, to invite them to enter the Islamic social order as second-class dhimmis, and if they refuse both, to go to war with them:

Fight in the name of Allah and in the way of Allah. Fight against those who disbelieve in Allah. Make a holy war, do not embezzle the spoils; do not break your pledge; and do not mutilate (the dead) bodies; do not kill the children. When you meet your enemies who are polytheists, invite them to three courses of action. If they respond to any one of these, you also accept it and withhold yourself from doing them any harm. Invite them to (accept) Islam; if they respond to you, accept it from them and desist from fighting against them….If they refuse to accept Islam, demand from them the Jizya [the poll tax on non-Muslims]. If they agree to pay, accept it from them and hold off your hands. If they refuse to pay the tax, seek Allah’s help and fight them. (Sahih Muslim 4294)


OBL Desperate For Another 9/11 Attack

German suspects had deadline for attacks: report

BERLIN (Reuters) – Three suspected Islamist militants who were planning to attack American targets in Germany had orders to act by September 15 and knew police were hot on their trail before their arrest, a magazine said on Saturday.
The plan was foiled on Tuesday when police arrested two German converts to Islam and a Turk in the biggest German police investigation in the last 30 years.
According to surveillance details published in Der Spiegel magazine, the men had been given a two-week deadline for their planned strikes in a late August call from northern Pakistan that was monitored by German police.
In another detail to emerge on Saturday, a spokeswoman for the Federal Prosecutors Office in Karlsruhe confirmed a Focus magazine report that the suspects had obtained three small used vans in France and brought them to Germany.


 Germany says jihad plot may have involved “up to 50 people”

No surprise there. “Germany says terror plot may be wider,” by Alexander G. Higgins for the Associated Press:

BERLIN – Three Islamic terror suspects arrested on suspicion of planning massive bombings in Germany may have been part of a larger network involving up to 50 people, an official said Saturday.


Media Alters Bin Ladens Message 

With thanks to Atlas Shrugs: 

When I read the transcript, I thought this is a call to war. Bin Laden said in no uncertain words, convert or die.

And I wasn’t the only one in the blogosphere. The media is talking about bad dye jobs but there is a serious message here. Here is an Atlas exclusive written by Dr. Paul Williams outlining the media deceit, taqiya. 




About Mosques, Slick Da’awa Doctors, Gullible Kuffar’s & ‘Interfaith-Dialogue’

* Robert Spencer from JW dissects the smarmy ‘interfaith-dialogue’& outreach’ exercises that are designed to pull the (Islamic) wool over unsuspecting infidel eyes and ears:


‘Interfaith Dialogue clears up misconceptions about Islam!’

“The goal, said Dr. Iqbal, is to persuade people of other religions to try to understand Islam and ‘build on our similarities rather than exploiting minor differences and promoting tension and hatred.'” It all sounds so very high-minded, and pre-emptively smears those who might point out that Dr. Iqbal and his friends have been somewhat less than forthcoming about certain unpleasant aspects of Islam, particularly as touching upon jihad and Islamic supremacism — why, such people are just “promoting tension and hatred.”

It’s very skillfully done, really, and not just in Youngstown, Ohio. Is it “promoting tension and hatred” to point out that Islam has a martial and supremacist tradition going back to the Qur’an and Muhammad, and that jihadists use that tradition today to gain recruits among peaceful Muslims? CAIR and others would have you think so, and have successfully cowed the mainstream media into thinking so too — with both liberal and conservative spokesmen fearing to discuss the connections between Islam and violence, for fear of offending Muslims and being seen as “promoting tension and hatred.”

But the truth is just the truth. It is not bigoted or multicultural or blue or green, it is just reality. The truth does not become false because some people say it is bigoted. If it is true that Islam has core traditions of violence and supremacism, and that the jihadists use them to promote violence, then it does no favor to peaceful Muslims to pretend that they don’t exist. Rather, it becomes all the more urgent to point them out, so as to aid those peaceful Muslims in genuine efforts at Islamic reform. You cannot reform what you are pretending does not need reform.

And if Dr. Iqbal’s clarification of misconceptions in turn needs clarification and completion itself, is it an “promoting tension and hatred” to provide that clarification and completion? I submit that it is not.


Mosque Tour Gets Questions Answered



YOUNGSTOWN — Muslims are just like anybody else, said Saeeda Yasmin Ghani, president of the Islamic Society of Greater Youngstown.
Indeed, a major purpose of a public open house Saturday at the Masjid Al-Khair mosque on Homewood Avenue was to demonstrate to the community the similarities between Muslims and people who belong to other religions.

We want the community at large to be aware that the Muslim community exists here and has for 40 years,” Ghani said.

“We are peace-loving and ask that people not condemn the whole Muslim nation because of a few fanatics,” she said as the sixth anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks in New York City and Washington, D.C., nears.

“That was a horrendous act … for which there was no justification,” Ghani said.

* Good. The whole Muslim nation shouldn’t be condemned because of a few fanatics. But what is the whole Muslim nation doing to stop more Muslims from joining those fanatics? Can the whole Muslim nation do this without confronting the jihad ideology proffered to peaceful Muslims around the world by those few fanatics? Also, what is the meaning of this locution, “the whole Muslim nation”? If Islam is a nation, what is its relationship, or the relationship of the citizens of that nation, to the United States and United States citizenship?

There are major misconceptions about Islam, one of which is that people see it as a strange religion, when it really is a continuation of Judaism and Christianity. There are many similarities, said Dr. Khalid Iqbal, who conducted tours of the mosque during the open house.
* Dr. Iqbal does not seem to have informed his listeners that Islam is not solely a “continuation” of Judaism and Christianity, but a replacement and repudiation of them, since only “unbelievers” believe in the divinity of Christ (Qur’an 5:17) and both Jews and Christians are accursed of Allah (Qur’an 9:30).

I suspect that Dr. Iqbal and others would accuse me of “promoting tension and hatred” by mentioning these things, but nota bene: they are in the Qur’an, and those verses are not rejected or abrogated; they form part of core, mainstream Muslim belief about Judaism and Christianity. I didn’t put these things in the Qur’an, or make them part of mainstream Muslim belief. If Dr. Iqbal really wants to clear up misconceptions, why doesn’t he deal realistically with the existence of such material in the Qur’an and Islamic tradition, showing why its presence doesn’t preclude respect for non-Muslims as human beings? If he discussed it and offered some explanation, certainly he would have a much stronger claim to be clearing up misconceptions fully and honestly.

Major points
A major point of discussion is whether Muslim women are oppressed by the religion.

To the contrary, said Dr. Iqbal, a pediatrician. Muslim women had rights long before other religions even thought about it, such as the right to own property and to divorce.

Muslim women hold important jobs in the worlds of work and politics, such as Ghani, who leads the Youngstown Muslim community, Dr. Iqbal said.

“Certainly not,” said Ghani, when asked if Islam oppresses women.

Ghani, administrative director of the laboratory at St. Elizabeth Health Center, said Islam respects women. In areas where women are not respected — for instance, in Saudi Arabia, they are not permitted to drive — it is the culture, not the religion, she said.

Modesty is the reason men and women do not pray together in the kneeling prostrated position, Dr. Iqbal said. In the Masjid Al-Khair mosque, the women’s’ prayer area is separate from the men’s. In other temples, however, they may pray in the same room side by side, but not one behind the other, he said.

* There doesn’t seem to have been any mention of Qur’an 4:34, the notorious “wife-beating” verse, or 2:282, which values a woman’s testimony as half that of a man, or the many other passages which do foster the oppression of women. Here again: is it “promoting tension and hatred” to point out that they exist, and that Muslims read them and take them to heart, or is it a necessary component of any actual dialogue?

Another major misconception is that Muslims use violence to get their way, Dr. Iqbal said.
He said Muslims believe so strongly in social justice and fairness and equality between human beings that when that belief cannot be accomplished through peaceful means, the use of force is justified.

* Wordplay. What he means by ‘justice & fairness’ is according to the sharia and the Koran, not according to infidel, or ‘man-made’ law.. (SY)

For example, when Sadaam Hussein of Iraq invaded Kuwait, it became necessary to use force to get him out. Islam, in general, supported that effort in the first Gulf War, he said.

But, when it comes to matters of belief and religion, Islam does not encourage violence, Dr. Iqbal said.
* To put it mildly: He is lying:
There are so many verses of the Qur’an that spring immediately to mind as encouraging violence — 8:12, 9:5, 9:29, 47:4, 2:190-193, 8:60, etc. etc. etc. — that this does seem, I’m sorry to say, to be staggeringly disingenuous. Also, to say that it is a “major misconception” that “Muslims use violence to get their way” is simply false: Muslims do use violence to get their way — not all Muslims, to be sure, but there have been ten-thousand violent jihad attacks around the world since 9/11, and every one was an example of a Muslim using violence to get his way. Maybe they were all misusing Islam — it would be refreshing if Dr. Iqbal had explained to his audience how they are misusing it, and what efforts he and his companions are making to teach against this interpretation among their fellow Muslims.

Firsthand knowledge
Among the non-Muslim visitors at the open house were friends, Nancy Schulz of Canfield and Cathy Reinard of Youngstown, and Nancy’s daughter, Erin Kriss of Austintown.

“After all the stuff you hear and read [about Muslims], we wanted to come and learn for ourselves,” Schulz said.

* Buy a book. Log on to the internet. The last place you wanna go to learn about Islam is the mosque!

“It makes sense,” said Kriss, after learning why Muslim men and women pray separately. She found it amazing that the Quran, the Muslim’s holy book, has never changed, while there are several versions of the Christian Bible.

* This is da’wa, not fact. There are actually several versions of the Qur’an still extant (see Toby Lester’s 1999 Atlantic Monthly article for details), and the Bible variants are textual minutiae, not the doctrinal upheaval that traditional Islam envisions: that the early Christians altered their Scriptures to deify Jesus and remove references to Muhammad. That Islamic faith claims about the Qur’an and the Bible would be offered on this “outreach” night as fact — and swallowed by the credulous and uninformed — also suggests that the intent here was not openly to explain misconceptions in a spirit of peaceful coexistence, but something else altogether.

However, she thinks the explanation that Muslim women are treated equally “falls a little short,” however.
“Muslim men put women on a pedestal and think they are doing something good, but maybe they are really limiting them,” Reinard said….

Hmmm. Maybe.

The goal, said Dr. Iqbal, is to persuade people of other religions to try to understand Islam and “build on our similarities rather than exploiting minor differences and promoting tension and hatred.”
* I would be all for people of other religions understanding Islam. It would be helpful in that understanding if presentations like this one were a bit more forthcoming about the reasons why such presentations have to be held in the first place.

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* Want more Da’awa ‘interfaith & outreach’ crock? Click

* Does Rupert Murdoch know that his hirelings are going all out proselytizing for the cult of Islam?

Murdoch warns on Muslims

Media mogul Rupert Murdoch has sounded a warning by saying Muslims would always identify themselves by religion before nationality.

Mr Murdoch told the Nine Network that care needed to be taken to avoid a divided society.

“You have to be careful about Muslims, who have a very strong, in many ways a fine, but very strong, religion, which supersedes any sense of nationalism wherever they go,” he said.

* Reckon the coin will ever drop at the Cairns Fishwrap or will they keep jingling their change?

The Ghosts of Islamistan on the March in New York

Only In America:


* 6 Years after a bunch of fanatical, brainwashed Muhammedan terrorists cut the throats of air hostesses with box-cutters and flew the hijacked planes into the WTC, the soldiers of Allah march in the streets of New York and call for the Caliphate, put up signs like ‘Muslims Against Democracy and Western Values’- threaten bystanders and counter-demonstrators and openly call for jihad, the elimination of infidels and genocide on the Jews.


Muhammedan Exhibitionism:

These people are not praying for the victims of 9/11

American Muslim Day Parade from 41st Street and Madison Ave. to 23rd Street. Women form lines in prayer prior to parade. (Patrick McCarthy, Freelance / September 9, 2007)


Hamas, Hezbollah & the Black Flag of the Caliphate: Who allowed this rabble to migrate to America?


The Black Flag Of Islam



‘Elevated’ Muslimah handing out Islamo-fascist propaganda


Hey boyz, what-cha hiding under the burka?



Pamela from Atlas Shrugs was right there in the front line and has a video

Urban Infidel has some really good pic’s too

What We Really Need:


Parasites of the world unite!


ROD DREHER : What the Muslim Brotherhood means for the U.S.

“Gitmo Is The Best”

Its just never right for the jihadists:


‘I’d Rather Return to Guantanamo’

From Spiegel (of course)

When two Tunisian men were sent home after five years in Guantanamo, they thought they would be free. Instead, they faced imprisonment, abuse, threats and solitary confinement. Now they say things were better back in the US prison camp.

* Does your heart bleed already? Read on:

Many of the detainees sitting in Guantanamo Bay hail from countries with a terrible record of torturing and abusing prisoners. While they may want to see an end to their ordeal in the US prison camp, they also have reason to dread the treatment they could face back home.
According to Human Rights Watch (HRW), the US government is not doing enough to ensure that prisoners sent back home are not subjected to ill treatment, despite diplomatic assurances from their home countries. The US is continuing to repatriate prisoners, sending home 16 Saudis on Thursday. But in their haste to reduce the numbers at Guantanamo, it seems they are being less than thorough in ensuring that the former prisoners are not mistreated.

In its “Ill-fated Homecomings” report released on Wednesday, HRW focuses on two Tunisian men, Abdullah al-Hajji Ben Amor and Lofti Lagha, who were released from Guantanamo six weeks ago and are now sitting in jail in Tunisia. The researchers did not have access to the prisoners but spoke to their families and their lawyer, Samir Ben Amor.

The two Tunisians were sent home on June 18 and, according to HRW, they had no idea that they would be facing further imprisonment. They now say that if they had known, they would have fought the transfer.

* Hollywood would have been better, but they couldn’t find a producer quick enough..

The two men were held at the military camp in Cuba for five years, without being charged with any crimes, and Lagha was never represented by a lawyer during that time. Rather than facing freedom when they finally got home, the two men were taken directly into custody and say they were threatened, abused and put in solitary confinement. They now claim things are so bad that they would rather be back in Guantanamo — despite Tunisia’s pledge to the US that they would be treated humanely.

* Wow! They must really feel cheated. Imagine: no virgins, no rewards…

Abdullah al-Hajji left Tunisia in 1990 and had no idea that he had been convicted in absentia in 1995 of being a member of a foreign terrorist organization. He was arrested in Pakistan in 2002 and sent to Guantanamo Bay.

* See: he had no idea! The poor bugger is completely innocent!

* Hmmm: what to do, what to do with these poor people! Why don’t we all get naked for another demo and make the US take in the Gitmo crowd as immigrants and make them citizens?

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Switzerland Makes Attempt At Self-Preservation, Commies Whine Over Possible Loss Of Muhammedan Electorate

* Special rapporteur on racism, Doudou Diène, himself a dyed in the wool African racist from the UN World Body Cadaver, cries foul:

His Excellency Doudou Diène, warned earlier this year that a “racist and xenophobic dynamic” which used to be the province of the far right is now becoming a regular part of the democratic system in Switzerland.

* If only!


Proposed Swiss immigration laws show ‘rise of new racism and xenophobia’

Proposals for draconian new laws targeting Switzerland’s immigrants have caused concern over the rise of a new racism in the heart of one of the world’s oldest independent democracies.

The Swiss People’s Party (the Schweizerische Volkspartei or SVP), which has the largest number of seats in the Swiss parliament and is a member of the country’s coalition government, is planning the new measures “For More Security”.

With a general election due next month, it has launched a twofold campaign which has caused the UN’s special rapporteur on racism to ask for an official explanation from the government.

* Get stuffed, Doudou! Go and complain to Mugabe, you hypocritical racist creep!

The party has launched a campaign to raise the 100,000 signatures necessary to force a referendum to reintroduce into the penal code a measure to allow judges to deport foreigners who commit serious crimes once they have served their jail sentence.

But far more dramatically, it has announced its intention to lay before parliament a law allowing the entire family of a criminal under the age of 18 to be deported as soon as sentence is passed.

It will be the first such law in Europe since the Nazi practice of Sippenhaft – kin liability – whereby relatives of criminals were held responsible for their crimes and punished equally.

The proposal will be a test case not just for Switzerland but for the whole of Europe, where a division between liberal multiculturalism and a conservative isolationism is opening up in political discourse in many countries, the UK included.

A poster campaign depicting three white sheep standing on the Swiss flag, with one craftily kicking away a black sheep, has been launched – and plastered on to billboards, into newspapers and posted to every home in a direct mailshot.

The poster is, according to the United Nations, the sinister symbol of the rise of a new racism and xenophobia in a country where one in four, like the black sheep in the poster, are now foreign immigrants to this peaceful, prosperous and stable economy with low unemployment and a per capita GDP larger than that of other Western economies.

Zürich has, for the past two years, been named as the city with the best quality of life in the world.

Dr Ulrich Schlüer, the brains bedhind the poster, is a small affable man. But if he speaks softly he wields a big stick. The statistics are clear, he said, foreigners are four times more likely to commit crimes than Swiss nationals.

In a suburb of Zürich, a group of youths between 14 and 18 recently raped a 13-year-old girl,” he said.

“It turned out that all of them were already under investigation for some previous offence. They were all foreigners from the Balkans or Turkey. Their parents said these boys are out of control.

“We say: ‘That’s not acceptable. It’s your job to control them and if you can’t do that you’ll have to leave’. It’s a punishment everyone understands.”

* Right on, doctor Schluer: make them understand. Deportation is the way!

And Islamic law, he says, is incompatible with Switzerland’s legal system.

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Rabbi Attacked and Stabbed in the Street in Frankfurt

FRANKFURT (EJP)— A 42-year-old rabbi was attacked and seriously wounded Friday night in the western German city of Frankfurt, by an unknown person who stabbed him, police said.

Rabbin Zalman Gurevitch of the Chabad-Lubavitch community of Frankfurt, was walking home from the synagogue in the street of the city along with two friends when he was attacked by a man who first threatened him before stabbing him in the stomach.

Rabbin Zalman Gurevitch of Chabad-Lubavitch in Frankfurt (1st row, 3d from the L).

Severely wounded, the rabbi could reach a nearby hospital where he was operated and is said to be in “stable condition.”

His days are out of danger but he will have to stay hospitalized until after Roch Hachana, the Jewish New Year, his nephew, Rabbi Mendel Gurewitz from Offenbach, told EJP.

According to the rabbi’s friends, the aggressor, who was accompanied by two women, was apparently coming “from a southern country.” He first shouted “something in Arabic” at the victim, they told police.

When the rabbi asked him what he wanted, the aggressor threatened him in German before stabbing him. After the attack, the aggressor and the two women fled in different directions.

According to police, it was unlikely to be a premeditated aggression.

* One wonders why the police would make such a statement.

The police promised a 2.000-euro reward for any indication allowing the arrest of the culprit.
Roland Koch, Prime Minister of the regional state of Hesse, deplored the stabbing as “a perfidious deed that we can only view with horror and indignation and most strongly condemn.”

He expressed the hope that the aggressor would be quickly arrested.

Olmid Nouripour, the Frankfurt representative of the Green party at the Bundestag, the federal parliament, said: “It is frightening that for Jews in Germany there is still no normality in the everyday life, given the multiculturality of the city of Frankfurt.”

He asked the Muslim community to be stronger involved in the fight against anti-Semitism.

* Fat chance. But perhaps we should rejoice that it wasn’t a Nazi who did it after all?

Or does a German look like this?


Phantom picture of the assassin


Meanwhile, on the other side of the world: 2-3-4: What are we fighting for…???

The cry of the Stop Bush ‘07 protesters outside APEC:

‘We need a new world ass, the old one has a hole…!


Your guide to the ‘New World’


Join the ‘New World’ movement, here

More pictures of the new barbarism at the Daily Telegraph site and at Andrew Landeryou’s.

Our ‘friends’- the Muhammedans:


One could almost swear they have an agenda, what say you?