He spent a year in Syria, protecting one of Islamic State’s most wanted leaders, but later managed to escape. Hiding his identity and in fear for his life, the former fighter sat down with RT and recounted the terror he witnessed. RT had to change the man’s voice and keep him anonymous: A year on […]
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The list consists of 1,700 names with instructions to Islamic State followers to ‘kill them all.’ The Islamic State has released yet another “hit list,” this time targeting members of Christian churches and synagogues in the U.S. The list consists of 1,700 names with instructions to Islamic State followers to “kill them all.” The list, […]
We asked our readers if the FBI should tell people who are on an Islamic State kill list that they had been marked for execution. The FBI neglected to tell Americans whose names were released on an Islamic State kill list that they had been targeted. Clarion Project asked our subscribers whether they thought the […]
Last month the film Beneath the Helmet, was attacked by a mob shouting “Intifada” at a campus screening at University of California, Irvine (UCI). Beneath the Helmet: From High School to the Home Front explores five young soldiers personal lives, dreams, fears and dilemmas, revealing the human side of Israel’s military and the inspiring young people […]
We asked people from the United Kingdom for their thoughts on Islamism in the wake of their country’s vote to leave the European Union. Clarion Project has subscribers across the globe, with thousands of readers in the United Kingdom. Our UK readers sent us their thoughts on Islamism in the wake of the June 23 […]
It isn’t Islamophobic to recognize the intersection between national security and immigration and make proper adjustments to reflect reality. New data from the Senate Judiciary Committee reveals that 40 refugees have been arrested on terrorism-related charges since 9/11; a number far higher than the State Department’s previous estimate of a dozen. Clarion Project reported in […]
Why we have to deconstruct a pervasive religious homophobia to stop attacks on the LGBT community from happening again. In the early hours of Sunday morning, investigators were doing their best to block out the sound of the incessant ringing emanating from the pockets and purses of those who were murdered as their friends and family desperately […]
We provide context for Sunday’s horrific massacre in Orlando by tracing a timeline of terrorism in Florida back more than ten years. 2003: Federal prosecutors indict University of South Florida professor Sami al-Arian as a leader of the Islamist terrorist group Palestinian Islamic Jihad. He eventually accepts a plea bargain and is deported to Turkey. […]
If you thought Orlando was the only plot this week, think again. Wednesday saw three different Islamist incidents involving law enforcement. A man from Kosovo pled guilty to providing material support to the Islamic State in a Virginia court on Wednesday. Ardit Ferizi, 20, hacked into a U.S. online retailer and stole the personal information […]
The video warns as long as Islamic State forces in Syria and Iraq are under attack by the U.S. and its allies, ISIS will continue its strikes on American soil. The Islamic State says it is ready to target major cities in the United States. The warning came in a video published this week by […]
Clarion Project asked residents of Florida for their thoughts on the Orlando terror attack. We were inundated with replies. Here’s a sample. Clarion Project is determined to be the focal point for discussion on Islamism. In this case we turned to our subscribers in Florida to get their thoughts following the June 12 terror attack on […]
An Open Letter to Justin Trudeau about intimidations and threats from Muslim MPs in the government. Dear Mr. Prime Minister Hon. Justin Trudeau, As a journalist, a member of PEN Canada and a member of CJFE, I agree with you what you have clearly said last Friday that freedom of the press is very important […]
A new book by Dept.of Homeland Security whistleblower Philip Haney is filled with first-hand testimony that will make your mouth drop. A new book by Department of Homeland Security whistleblower Philip Haney, titled See Something Say Nothing, is filled with first-hand testimony that will make your mouth drop. If you read the Clarion Project, then […]
The Islamic State has diversified its income streams by increasing taxes and does not look like it will collapse soon, according to analysts. The Islamic State made $2.4 billion in 2015, making it the richest terrorist group in the world by a substantial margin, according to the Center for the Analysis of Terrorism as reported by The […]
Zaki Barzinji worked for ISNA, an organization named as a Muslim Brotherhood entity by the Justice Department. His grandfather was a MB terror suspect. The Obama Administration has chosen the grandson of a Muslim Brotherhood terror suspect as its new liaison to the Muslim-American community. The new official also led the youth section of the […]