The head of the Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR) tweeted after the Nice attack #Don’tCallTerroristsJihadists The executive director of the Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR) has called on Americans to cease calling terrorists “jihadists.” The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) has a history of Islamist extremism including links to Hamas and the Muslim […]
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British-Saudi dual citizen Amina al-Jeffrey was taken to Saudi Arabia by her father after she kissed a boy at 16. She is desperate to return to the UK. Amina al-Jeffrey was born in Swansea, UK, and taken at age 16 to Saudi Arabia by her father, who disapproved of her Western lifestyle. Now 21, she […]
Muslim Brotherhood — including Hamas — were part of the Saudi-linked Islamist network in America that assisted the 9/11 hijackers. The recently-declassified 28 pages from the official U.S. report on the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks implicates the Muslim Brotherhood — including Hamas — as being part of the Saudi-linked Islamist network in America that […]
Failure to call Islamist terror by name, he said, is ‘why our enemies see us as weak and vulnerable’ and ‘maligns decent Muslims around the world.’ Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani was one of the kick-off speakers at the Republican convention which began Monday in Cleveland. Following the theme of the first night […]
Syrian rebel fighters from the US-backed rebel group Nour-al-din el-Zanki have beheaded a child thought to be 11-13 in a shocking video. US-backed Syrian rebels, screaming “Allahu Akbar,” brutally beheaded a child named Abdullah Issa. The shocking clip shows fighters from Nour-al-din el-Zanki telling the camera, “These are the prisoners from Liwa al-Quds (Jerusalem Brigade […]
Billboards placed by a Pakistani organization urging Muslims to report suspicious activity are being attacked by CAIR and other Islamic Organizations. Billboards placed in suburban Chicago by an American Pakistani organization urging Muslims to report suspicious activity are being attacked by CAIR and other Islamic Organizations. The billboards read: “Muslims to Muslims: See Something. Say […]
The recently-declassified pages of the 9/11 report implicated both administrations, saying they ignored the Saudi network in the U.S. The 28 pages of the recently-declassified report on the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack not only implicated the Saudi government and its network on U.S. soil, it implicates the Clinton and Bush Administrations in covering up […]
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 […]
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. […]