Saturday, May 18, 2024

Erdoğan Has Found Another Way to Undermine German Democracy

A new German Islamist party that is close to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has obtained authorization to participate in upcoming elections for the European Parliament from Germany’s Federal Election Committee (Bundeswahlausschuss). The controversial decision offers Erdoğan and his affiliates in Germany an unprecedented...

Islamist Blasphemy Brigades March on the UK

A brigade of blasphemy bullies is radicalizing Muslims in the United Kingdom. That’s the takeaway from a new report published by the Commission for Countering Extremism established by the UK government in 2017 in response to the Manchester Arena attack in which two British-born...

Rep. Torres Secures $1 Million for Oct. 7 Supporters

New York Congressman Ritchie Torres has defended his decision to secure over $1 million of federal funding for a hardline Islamist organization in the...

Western Jihadis Energized by October 7 Massacre

Exactly one hundred days after the October 7 massacre, Pakistani imam Muhammad Ansar Butt approached the podium in the hall of the Brussels Regional...

The UK Government (Finally) Distances Itself from Islamists

The British government has singled out three prominent Islamist groups as part of a counter-extremist campaign announced in Parliament last month. In a move that could be one of the last hurrahs for the Conservative...

USAID Hands Almost $1 Million to Hamas Charity in Gaza Linked to Son of Terror Leader Ismail Haniyeh

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), along with other Western governments, has handed hundreds of thousands of taxpayers’ dollars to a terror charity in Gaza involved with the son of Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh,...
 

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Islamism: a century-old utopian political ideology that seeks to return to past glories by imposing medieval religious laws.

The “Uncommitted” Vote Campaign was Designed to Unify Fractious Islamists

Although the Democratic and Republican presidential nominations are now secured, mainstream media continues to show significant interest in the “uncommitted” vote. Ostensibly a protest over the Biden administration’s support for Israel, an array of state-based campaigns aimed at derailing Democratic politics has picked up...

Canadian Muslims Divided Over Israel “Normalizers”

Canadian Islamists face increasing internal dissent over involvement with public figures accused of “normalizing” the state of Israel. In December, at the Reviving Islamic Spirit conference in Toronto, popular American Islamic preacher Hamza Yusuf faced disruptions from the crowd, with one protestor even setting off...

Stop This Hamas-Linked Group from Gathering in Philadelphia Suburb of Springfield

Editor’s Note: Instructions to take action and voice opposition to this event are included at the conclusion of this article. An embattled Muslim nonprofit that increasingly finds itself isolated and pushed out of social and political circles for its extremist views has found a welcoming...

Islamism Driving British Political Tumult and Violence, Politicians Warn

As an anti-Israel slogan flickered up and down London’s Big Ben and Parliament on February 21, a vote calling for a Gaza ceasefire inside the House of Commons had descended into chaos. The speaker of the House of Commons, who is sworn to provide nonpartisan oversight of parliament, backtracked on...

The U.S. Charitable Network That Subsidizes Hamas, and the Donors Behind It

An FWI investigation has uncovered over 260 million dollars sent through the 501(c) system to Hamas-aligned charities in the United States, provided by corporate foundations, employee-giving schemes, partisan community groups and a powerful array of Islamist grant-making foundations that make use of a largely-unregulated nonprofit sector. FWI’s in-depth investigation...

Islamic Relief Partnered with Senior Hamas Officials, including Son of Terror Leader Ismail Haniyeh

As members of the European Parliament continued to question in January the European Union’s failure to disclose funding to a branch of the global...

Biden Gave $5 Million to Terror-Tied Islamists in 2023 (But Still Much Less than Trump)

The federal government handed another five million dollars to Islamist organizations in 2023, FWI research has uncovered. During the entire of Biden's term so...

Islamist Propaganda Organization Promotes Divisive Agenda in New Jersey Schools

Officials in two different school systems in New Jersey have disavowed educational materials produced by a for-profit organization that promotes anti-American and anti-Israel propaganda...

Interview: UK Imam Who Took on Interfaith Industry – And Won

For an imam without a minbar (pulpit) or even a congregation to preach to, Muhammad Al-Hussaini wields real influence in the United Kingdom. After...

USAID Investigating Funding of Islamist Organization after Years of MEF Exposés

The inspector general for the federal agency charged with funding humanitarian projects throughout the world has opened an investigation into grants the agency has...

France Expels Islamist Imam Who Called for Jihad against Non-Muslims

The French authorities have deported a Tunisian imam who advocated for jihadi violence and sharia law and expressed hatred towards non-Muslims and the French...

Islamist Fury at U.K. Hizb ut-Tahrir Ban

Islamist activists and organizations in Western democracies have responded angrily to the British government’s recent decision to ban the Islamist organization Hizb ut-Tahir (HT). HT,...

Farrakhan Fan Gone from Boston DA’s Office After MEF Exposure

A vocal admirer of Louis Farrakhan has departed from his post as community outreach director for the district attorney responsible for enforcing the law...

UK Investigates Iranian-backed Islamist Incitement

Recent events in the British House of Commons demonstrate what happens when Islamists are permitted to intimidate elected representatives and undermine the democratic process....

Qatari Investment in Massachusetts Nonprofit — Primary Source — Paying Off Years Later

There is no external influence to what we are doing and we have no agenda attached to any of this.Jennifer Boyle-Nigro, Primary Source executive...

UK Interfaith Group Shutters after Failing to Condemn Hamas Massacre

A UK interfaith group founded in 1987 is closing its doors in response to the British government’s decision to halt funding to the organization...

Western Islamists Work to Build the Taliban’s Afghanistan into a Global Caliphate

An axis of Islamists in the U.S, Germany, and the United Kingdom - connected to Deobandis and international terror-tied Islamist movement Hizb ut-Tahrir -...

France’s Half-Baked Plan to Fight Islamist Separatism

A new ban on foreign-appointed imams in France is aimed at combating Islamist separatism, but the policy risks making matters worse by handing future...

UK Islamist ‘Human Rights’ Group Exploits Oct. 7

In a normal world, the atrocities perpetrated during the October 7 massacre would put Muslim-affiliated human rights organizations in the West on their back...

Western Europe’s Hamas Networks Operate Openly

After years of allowing Hamas operatives to operate on German soil, German security services officials have declared a leading activist, Majed Al-Zeer, to be...

Did Qatar Buy Munich Security Conference as It Bought 2022 World Cup?

When diplomats and security officials from countries throughout the world walk into the Hotel Bayerischer Hof in Munich, Germany, this weekend, they will likely...

Hamas Backers Descend on Tampa

In the vibrant city of Tampa, Florida, the Hyatt Place Tampa Wesley Chapel is set to host an upcoming conference organized by the Islamic...

Former Employee Defeats ‘Powerful Organization’ CAIR in Court, Fires Back With Suit of Her Own

A prominent Hamas-supporting Islamist organization is probably regretting its effort to silence a former employee by filing a defamation lawsuit against her in a...

Police Stand by as Hamas Allies Disrupt Canadian Cities

The October 7 massacre in Israel has opened a floodgate of well-organized and well-funded protests in cities across Canada. Organized by the Palestinian Youth...

Washington Examiner Calls on Senate to Block Judicial Nomination

The U.S. Senate should block the Biden Administration’s appointment of Adeel Mangi to the 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, the Washington Examiner declared...

Boston’s First Muslim City Councilor Cavorts with Extremists at Islamist Gala

Tania Fernandes Anderson, a “progressive” Boston City Councilor who described the October 7 massacre, rape and kidnapping of 1,200 Israeli civilians as a “military...

Eyewitness Report: London Street Demonstrators Rally for Hamas

A coalition of Islamists and hard left activists marched through London on Saturday, January 13, demanding an end to Israeli military action in Gaza. The...

Islamist Organization Accused of Financing Terrorism Ordered to Reveal Donors

An Islamist organization accused of links to the designated terrorist organization Hamas and which incites hostility toward Israel in Muslim communities throughout the United...

Photos: Pro-Hamas Islamists Rally in D.C.

Thousands of protesters thronged the streets of Washington, D.C. on Saturday to express their anger at President Biden for supporting Israel. “Joseph Robinette Biden Jr.,...

How Germany Facilitates Erdogan’s Influence

A German government plan to ease citizenship requirements for millions of Turkish immigrants, German lawmakers are warning, could lead to the creation of Germany’s...

The Uphill Struggle to Break German Ties with Hamas

Front organizations maintained by illegal Islamist organizations are continuing to conduct business-as-usual in a number of European countries, despite the efforts of counter Islamist...

CRC: The Trouble with CAIR

If the Council American-Islamic Relations was a genuine civil rights institution, Nihad Awad, the group’s national director, would have objected to the crimes perpetrated...

Terror TV Station Established in Canada, Supported by U.S. and European Radicals

A television station established by a global coalition of terror activists is operating and fundraising in Canada, assisted by a global coalition of radical...

American and Anglosphere Muslims Grapple With a Response to October 7th Attacks

The impact of the Hamas-led feast of flesh and blood on October 7th, self-labeled as the “Al-Aqsa Floods,” has had a dramatic effect on...

Iran Uses October 7 Pogrom to Ramp Up Influence Operations in U.S.

The Islamic Republic of Iran, a clerical regime facing intense challenges from its own citizens intent on freeing themselves from the yoke of Islamist...

Coral Springs Marriott Set to Host Florida Gathering of Hamas Sympathizers

Mark your calendars for January 12-13, because the South Florida Muslim Federation (SFMF), also known as “SoFlo Muslims,” is about to host its annual...

Yet Another Radical Bangladeshi Preacher Embarks on a U.K. Tour

A radical Bangladeshi preacher with a history of extreme and violent invective against non-Muslims and minority Muslim sects has embarked on a speaking tour...

NYC Mayor Eric Adams Panders to Pakistani Political Cult

New York City Mayor Eric Adams’ chief fundraiser was implicated last month in an alleged straw donor scheme involving the Turkish government and a...

Awad — And Others Like Him — Must Go

The October murder of Wadea Al-Fayoume, a six-year-old boy in Illinois, and the shooting attack against three Palestinians in Vermont over Thanksgiving, demonstrate the...

Islamist Suspended from, then Reinstated to Maryland Hate Crimes Commission

Two weeks after Maryland’s attorney general suspended the staffer of an Islamist organization from the state’s hate crimes commission for promoting hatred of Israel...

CRC: Left-Wing Foundations Funding Council on American-Islamic Relations

An analysis of nonprofit grants by Capital Research Center and Focus on Western Islamism found that left-wing foundations are the top organizational donors to...

Erdoğan’s German Mosques Praise October 7 Massacre

Turkish government-controlled mosques in Germany have long incited Muslims against Germany and the West in general. Since Oct. 7, they have openly praised the...

Congress Investigates Tehran-Tied Princeton ‘Academic’

Shortly before Thanksgiving, twelve members of Congress’s House Education and Workforce Committee opened an investigation into former Islamic Republic of Iran diplomat, Seyed Hossein...

UK Officials Help Islamists Force Young Girls into Veils 

Public officials in the UK are currently allowing Islamists to control what Muslim girls will wear in schools. They have portrayed the Islamic veil...

European Islamists Ignore — or Celebrate — Hamas’s October 7 Massacre

Editor’s Note: Following is an updated version of Focus on Western Islamism’s October 26 compilation of European Islamist responses to Hamas’s October 7 massacre...