Monthly Archives: September 2010

The Other Israel and a visit to the local mosque

My father died this week, so my mother and I went to the mosque they went used to attend. We waited for an hour before the Imam showed, and while my mom was on the phone, I – being the … Continue reading

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The Islamist/Islamophobic alliance

The events surrounding the opposition to the so-called “Ground Zero mosque,” other mosques around the country and the village idiot by the name of Terry Jones serves as a reminder that anti-Muslim prejudice is alive and well as an ideology, … Continue reading

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Qu’ran burning and the path to power

When considering Pastor Terry D. Jones and his Dove World Outreach Center it’s easy to reduce his actions to a media stunt to get attention for his small church. But that’s only half the story. According to the Guardian, Pastor … Continue reading

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The occupation of Afghanistan – the real threat to American soldiers (and American civilians, and Afghani civilians, and Democracy, etc.)

Dove World Outreach Center, a fundamentalist Christian church based out of Gainsville, Florida, is preparing to burn copies of the Qu’ran on Sept. 11 in what they call “International Burn a Quran Day.” The church has had a sign up since last … Continue reading

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Assaults and their motives

The violent acts of Muslims and non-Muslims are often differentiated as to their roots by both the far right, the media and the broader society both forces influence. When a Muslim kills, blame Islam; when a white Christian kills blame the white … Continue reading

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Fools’ Community Service

Muslims plan on spending Eid, which coincides with 9/11 this year, doing community service. The fools are willing to suspend Eid celebrations just so they don’t look like they’re celebrating 9/11. Michigan Radio tells us: Victor Begg is with the … Continue reading

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Fuck you very much

Another anti-Muslim hate crime occurred in Seattle. According to the Seattle Post-Intelligencer, “A 35-year-old Seattle man is facing assault and hate crime charges following allegations that he accosted a clerk at a Queen Anne convenience store.” This is what the … Continue reading

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