President Barack Obama choose to publicly meet with an Islamic preacher in February who said the Koran declares gay sex “a despised act, it is haram, it is forbidden in Islam, completely, absolutely.” Post Orlando there is no condemnation from the gay community as Obama gets a free pass.
Years after promising democratic reforms, Bahrain’s government is going after its critics with a new vigor. How long will London and Washington hold their tongues? As with the other “Sunni allies” of the United States and Europe such as Saudi Arabia there are no complaints about constant human rights abuses.
Attorney General Loretta Lynch told Florida’s LGBT community that the “most effective” weapon at America’s disposal against Islamic terrorism is “love.” Says she still does not know the “motive” although he clearly stated he was part of the Islamic State
The caliphate is losing territory in Iraq and Syria, but the U.S.-backed military campaign is stoking sectarian tensions that could spread global jihad. The Islamic State’s international appeal has become untethered from its military performance on the ground.
Bahrain suspended all activities by the main Shiite opposition group Tuesday as part of a crackdown in the Sunni-ruled kingdom that has raised concerns among rights defenders and in Washington. The decision came a day after security forces rearrested leading human rights activist Nabeel Rajab, drawing a complaint from the United States.
An Islamic scholar who spoke earlier this year at an Orlando mosque has previously said gay people should be killed according to Islamic law “out of compassion.”
“Death is the sentence,” Sheikh Farrokh Sekaleshfar said at a speech at the Husseini Islamic Center in Orlando in 2013. “We know. There’s nothing to be embarrassed about this. Death is the sentence.”
The Islamist Orlando shooter who killed 50 gays and wounded another 50 was American born and that “proves” Muslim immigration is not a problem … BUT … His father, an immigrant, is an Islamist radical who supports the Taliban in Afghanistan. In May ALL Syrian refugees to the USA were Sunni Muslims – None were Christians.
50,000-strong Facebook group, “Stop Islamization Of America” was removed from Facebook shortly after the jihad attack in Orlando, despite being active for over five years, due to allegedly “hateful content.” That “hatefull content” was pointing out the Islamist hatred for gays.
Saudi Arabia warned U.N. head that it would pull hundreds of millions of dollars from U.N. programs if it was singled out for killing and maiming children in Yemen. Saudi Arabia has bombed hospitals and schools in its drive to kill all the Shea Muslims in Yemen.
“While the full truth may never come to light, what’s at issue are long-standing Clinton ties to controversial Nigerian businessmen—billionaires who have donated money toward both Clintons’ presidential campaigns and the Clinton Foundation—who could benefit in seeing Boko Haram proliferate.