Tag Archives: Islam

From Tel Aviv to Orlando – head in the sand syndrome

After last week’s terrorist attack on the Sarona Market in Tel Aviv, in which 4 Israelis were killed, Tel Aviv’s mayor, Ron Huldai “clearly” understood the motivations of the terrorists and wasted no time in bestowing of his wisdom to … Continue reading

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Son of Hamas: There is an Islamic problem that threatens humanity

Continuing on the theme from my previous post about the state of Israel’s moral compass, here is someone who knows how truly moral Israel is. Mosab Hassan Yousef is the son of Hamas commander Sheikh Hassan Yousef, and worked as … Continue reading

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Speaking truth to power: Hillel Neuer at the UNHRC; a Saudi TV host criticises Islam

I was going to title this post “Into the Lion’s Den”, since the stars of both videos are taking on very controversial, if not downright dangerous, positions. First, here is Hillel Neuer, from the amazing UN Watch organization, in his … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Western Islamophobia: Who Are We Kidding?

This is a reader Guest Post by “The Canary”. This is what the Canary says about himself (and apologies if he’s a she): I write a blog on Jewish affairs and American politics at The Canary In the Mine Blog. … Continue reading

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Voices for tolerance and openness in the Arab world

Here are some interesting videos from MEMRI focusing on alternative Arab voices which show that Arab or Muslim opinion is not monolithic and there are plenty of reformist voices out there, waiting to be heard. Below we see a Saudi … Continue reading

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How not to fight terrorism – and how it can be fought

In the wake of the Paris terror attacks, politicians, the media – old and news – and the chatterati are alive questions on How Did This Happen and What Can Be Done? Here is a short guide: How not to … Continue reading

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