From his location in Doha, Yusuf Al Qaradawi, one of the most influential Muslim Brotherhood leaders, runs an international network of Islamist activists from the Middle East to Dublin and Boston.
CIG takes a look at the background and leadership of the Valley Ranch Islamic Center, which has ties to Islamist groups, and whose “resident scholar” was recently arrested at a border rally.
Last month, 32 individuals identified as “mostly faith leaders” by the San Diego Union-Tribune demonstrated at the U.S. southern border and were arrested. A December 10 Union-Tribune article and other accounts, such as a Huffington Post report and a press release from the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), painted sympathetic portraits. The Union-Tribune quoted Dallas imam Omar Suleiman: “We refuse to accept that this is normal … You […]
In Orlando Park, near Chicago, an extremist imam is using youtube to promote antisemitism and promote calls for jihad.
Local Philadelphia Christian non-profit leaders react to reports that World Vision, an international Evangelical charity, has knowingly done business with a designated Al Qaeda charity.
Houston’s Mayor chose to embrace CAIR Houston, even while the Keynote Speaker for their upcoming banquet, Linda Sarsour, is under fire for anti-antisemitism.
The progressive political left has made an alliance with American Islamists; but leftists should be more wary. At a recent conference on Palestine, a Palestinian Islamist and Democratic party candidate compared it to an alliance made with future “enemies.” From November 22-24th Chicago hosted the 11th Annual “Convention for Palestine in the US” that marked […]
This piece originally appeared in The Algemeiner under the title, “New Offshoot of Students for Justice in Palestine Is Just as Radical — and Antisemitic” A new group of radical activists has emerged in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn. They are called Within Our Lifetime, and they are unapologetically anti-Zionist, anti-American, pro-violence, and anti-peace. Within Our Lifetime (WOL) announced […]
The head of CAIR Philadelphia is quick to blame ideology and even the president for a white supremacist attack on a Synagogue in Pittsburgh, but downplays and ignores the role of Islamism in an attack on a Philadelphia police officer.
Last weekend, the Radisson Hotel in Aurora, CO hosted an event called “Take a Stand Against Hunger in the Horn of Africa.” The event was sponsored by the Texas-based Amoud Foundation, and featured as guest speakers Islamic scholar Yasir Qadhi and Islamic motivational speaker Abdulraouf Alkhawaldeh. Many present at the event, however, may have come away […]