The Other Face of Terrorism

  “When was it that multi-culturalism ceased to be an ideology designed to deconstruct a European culture, traditions, identity and nation-state?” Those are the words of Norwegian right-wing extremist turned terrorist Anders Behring Breivik. Now here are the words of a young, but becoming increasingly popular, blogger, “Multi-culturalism, once beyond question, is now increasingly under […]

Anti-Muslim Bigotry: SPLC Intelligence Report

This summer’s “Intelligence Report” by the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) features an article by Robert Steinback titled the, “Jihad Against Islam”.  The SPLC is a non-profit organization founded by civil rights lawyers and headed up by a group of  lawyers, educators, and journalist that are known for tackling and exposing the activities of hate […]

Yemen, North Africa and the Spread of Islamic Fundamentalism

General Stanley McChrystal, the top US commander in Afghanistan recently commented that “We’ve been at this for about seven months now and I believe we’ve made progress.” In fact, it is entirely possible that a further build-up of US troops in Afghanistan could militarily defeat the Taliban and al Qaeda, or at least keep them […]

THE HASAN POWERPOINT: POINTING TO A RADICAL ISLAMIC THREAT WITHIN THE MILITARY, OR POINTING TO HIMSELF?

THE HASAN POWERPOINT: POINTING TO A RADICAL ISLAMIC THREAT WITHIN THE MILITARY, OR POINTING TO HIMSELF? The Hasan PowerPoint makes for interesting reading. It is 50 slides long and was apparently to be used, as with most PowerPoint presentations, in conjunction with an oral presentation. Given the current ‘Islamaphobic’ environment and the use, as well […]