French President Nicolas Sarkozy faces an uphill struggle in the second round of the presidential election, after coming second in Sunday’s first vote. He won 27.1% of the vote, while his Socialist rival Francois Hollande took 28.6%, the first time a sitting president has lost in the first round. The two men will face each [...]
From Khilafah Magazine October 2011 One man has committed mass murder, but exposed a host of contradictions and questions for an entire continent. Norway has suffered a collective tragedy. Not only has its relative peace been shattered, but the casualties from this weekend’s massacre includes a disproportionate number of its young active citizens. It will [...]
Guardian Metropolitan police say English Defence League is ‘not extreme’, but sends 3,000 officers to planned demonstration Vikram Dodd and Matthew Taylor Scotland Yard has been accused of underestimating the threat from the English Defence League (EDL) after the head of the unit monitoring hate groups declared it was not an extremist organisation. In an [...]
After spending months observing the callous slaughter and atrocious carnage of innocent Syrians at the hands of Assad’s brutal regime, the rulers of Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Kuwait finally mustered enough strength to lift themselves from paralysis and undertook the ignoble deed of recalling their ambassadors from Damascus. Even in their terse statements, one finds [...]
Islamophobia is a new tool at the hands of the far-right which they are using, quite successfully, to gain political ground. The question is not why they are using Islamophobia, but the question is, why is it working? Why are people buying the hatred for a certain religious group and rejecting peaceful multi-cultural parties. Hatred and Xenophobia is breeding & thriving within the large masses of European population and we might see another fascist Europe, with segregation laws against Muslims in effect, with in the next 10 years. But again, the question is: Why is hate working?
The new-documents released by the Iraq war Inquiry has confirmed that Tony Blair and his communications advisor Alistair Campbell made up a pack of lies to involve Britain in an illegal war. According to Press TV, following the revelation of the top military intelligence official, Michael Laurie, that Iraq dossier was written to make case [...]
7 May 2011: Amsterdam demo in support of Syrian uprising: “The West’s puppets will fall” Organised by Hizb ut Tahrir Netherlands.
By JAMES M. DORSEY AL ARABIYA Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s resolve to brutally crush mass protests demanding an end to his authoritarian regime is forcing the United States and Europe to back verbal condemnations with deeds. The Western powers reacted sharply on Monday to Mr. Assad’s decision to seal Syria’s borders with neighboring Jordan. The [...]