The State Department scrambled on Monday to respond to a weekend New York Times scoop revealing that the Obama administration intends to bypass Congress in reducing sanctions on Iran – the Times‘ exact language was that “President Obama will do everything in his power to avoid letting Congress vote on” an agreement with the Islamic republic – as both lawmakers expressed opposition and journalists pressed for clarification.
Concerned there might be a backlash against their community, many hope to stress that Martin Couture-Rouleau’s murderous act of mowing down a member of the Armed Forces should not be connected to his recent conversion to Islam.
The Canadian Muslim Forum say they were shocked by news of Couture-Rouleau’s actions and have outright condemned it.
(Yawn. What was that? “Imams in Calgary express concern over a backlash against Muslims following tomorrow’s scheduled beheading” Anon)
3. This is huge progress. CTV, one of Canada’s 2 broadcast media empires which usually works to force people away from the facts when it comes to Islam, this time sent out a reporter to the actual mosque that the jihadi who killed the serviceman yesterday attended and asked questions. This is new, and huge progress in terms of media dealing with the truth. Watch the video at the link above.
4. There is an interview with a German biker gang member on Israeli TV who frankly, is amazing. It is one of the most moving interviews I have heard in a long time. A man who not only has amazing convictions, but puts his life and treasure on the line for those convictions. And to hear a German biker speak about Israel the way he does, and the Jewish people is an amazing thing. Click over and check out the article.. Here is a Gates of Vienna set of articles on this same Biker gang.
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The girls, who are from the Denver area, were trying “to fulfill what they believe is some vision that has been put out on a slick media campaign” by radical groups in Syria, including ISIS, the official said.
Thank you Yucki, M., Wrath of Khan, GoV., and all. I would like to take this opportunity to thank this amazing community that takes the time and trouble to dig through an ocean of material to find actual information that reflects the rapidly evolving reality of Islam and its effects on Western Civilization.