Tag: Sharia

90% Of The Quran Is Not About “Shariah Law”

Joe Bradford In a recent CNN interview on Nov 18th, 2016 Kayleigh McEnany, Trump surrogate and political commentator, quoted Andrew Mccarthy (a National Review columnist) as an “Academic” source for her statement “…that 90% of the Quran is a legal document and is Shariah…” 1st: Andy McCarthy is former prosecutor and has no academic study… Read More ›

Muslim Men And Kids In Double Digits

Some of the weekend papers (Daily Mail,Daily Telegraph, Daily Express) covered the second reading of Baroness Caroline Cox’s Arbitration and Mediation Bill in the House of Lords last Friday headlining with the peer’s incendiary remark that ” in some [Muslim] communities with high polygamy and divorce rates, men may have up to 20 children each.” The… Read More ›

Canada’s “Barbaric Practices” Law Mirrors American Campaigns To Ban Sharia

Last week, Canada’s Parliament passed the “Zero Tolerance for Barbaric Cultural Practices Act.” Proposed by of Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander, it will criminalize forced marriages and ban honor killings. On its face, this law seems to be something that everyone can—and should—get behind. But a closer look at the text of the law,… Read More ›

The Campaign To Ban Sharia Reaches Congress

On Wednesday, July 15, Representative Diane Black (R-TN) introduced a bill to ban the use of foreign law in federal courts. While devoid of language targeting a specific group of people, House Resolution 3052 is premised on the same notion that led to the passage of similar bills in ten states across the country: Muslims… Read More ›

Young Muslims “Fuel Huge Rise In Sharia Marriage”?

  The Times front page today runs a curious headline: “Young Muslims fuel huge rise in Sharia marriage”. The headline is a bit like the paper’s declaration last year of a “rise in the Muslim birthrate” that was, it turns out, non-existent. So, it is the same with the strange proclamation that young Muslims are fuelling… Read More ›

Debunking The “80% Of American Mosques” Myth

On Tuesday night, American blogger Robert Spencer, who leads the anti-Muslim hate group AFDI, appeared on Fox News to discuss Sharia law with host Sean Hannity. During the segment, he advanced the oft-recited statistic that “80 percent of American mosques teach the superiority of Sharia over Constitutional law, and the necessity ultimately to replace one with… Read More ›

Islamophobia In The Jewish Community

By Mend.org.uk   The Jewish News reports on the comments by Labour incumbent for the marginal seat of Bury South, Ivan Lewis MP, on strains of Islamophobia present among British Jewish communities. Speaking at the We Believe in Israel conference, organised by BICOM, the former minister for the Middle East, said: “I find it incredible that… Read More ›

7 Anti-Muslim Incidents That Happened Since The Chapel Hill Murders

By Imraan Siddiqi / Stop Islamophobia Now In 2012, the American Muslim community experienced one of the biggest upticks of violence and harassment that the community has ever seen. Eleven years removed from 9/11, there was a seemingly unexplainable rash of attacks against mosques, including arson, vandalism and even shots being fired at different Islamic… Read More ›

$57 Million From Foundations Helped Fuel The Rise Of Islamophobia In America

  As a federal inquiry begins in the killing of three Muslim students in North Carolina and an Islamic center in Houston, Texas, was intentionally set on fire Friday, we look at a new report that exposes the people who fund and stoke anti-Muslim sentiment in the United States. The investigation by the Center for… Read More ›

Bobby Jindal Believes That Muslims Have Established ‘No-Go Zones’ In Europe

Conservative politicians seem eager to latch on to this new theory that Muslim communities have established “no-go” zones in Europe in which each nation’s laws do not apply and in which non-Muslims cannot go. While it sounds considerably akin to previous deeply prejudiced “theories” about individual groups (Gypsies, Jews, and so forth) and their secret… Read More ›