Saturday, May 18, 2024

Susannah Johnston

Susannah Johnston is FWI's investigative reporter.

Did Federal Reserve Employ Khamenei Thug?

As activists outraged over the killing of Mahsa Amini continue to protest against the Iranian regime, dissidents in the United States complain that a...

FWI Investigation Sparks Congressional Inquiry into Oberlin Professor Mahallati

Two U.S. Representatives have opened a Congressional inquiry into an Oberlin College professor after an FWI investigation revealed his ties to Iran and Hezbollah....

Exclusive: State Department Distances Itself from ISNA’s Islamist Agenda, Homeland Security Stays Quiet

Note: Muqtedar Khan has responded to this article with a letter to the editor, which can be seen here. The U.S. State Department has distanced...

Has ISNA Lost Its Way?

Over Labor Day weekend, I attended the Islamic Society of North America’s (ISNA) 59th annual convention on the outskirts of Chicago.  The relatively low...

DeSantis Accuses CAIR of Deception, Ousts it from Florida Program

The office of Florida Governor Ron DeSantis has told FWI it will be removing the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) as a partner in...

Michigan Imam Garners Political Favor While Keeping Close with Iranian Regime

A Michigan mosque and imam praised by politicians has served as a key institution for the interests and agenda of the Iranian regime for...

Bohra imam’s visit puts British girls at risk of mutilation, warn FGM campaigners

Dawoodi Bohra leader Mufaddal Saifuddin, who is in the UK to preach, is an advocate of the abusive practice whose visa should be revoked,...

American Islamists Defend al-Qaida-Tied Asim Ghafoor

U.S.-based Islamist organizations have expressed outrage over the United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) arrest and imprisonment of Islamist Asim Ghafoor, a former spokesperson for three...

Houston Mosque Promotes Iranian Anthem

The Islamic Education Center of Houston, Texas, is organizing a “group recitation” — sung by children as young as four — of a new...

Exclusive: Oberlin’s Iranian Prof Boasted of His Utility to Tehran

When students return to Oberlin College in Ohio in early September, some of them will be taking classes from religion professor Mohammad Jafar Mahallati,...

UK Regulators: Promoting Death for Apostates Not OK

The U.K.’s Charity Commission shut down the Islamic Research Foundation International (IRFI) on April 26 for alleged violations of British charitable law. The foundation...

Activists to Highlight Oberlin Professor’s Islamism in Graduation Protest

A group of Iranian-American human rights activists and their allies will be protesting at Oberlin College’s graduation ceremony in Ohio on Sunday, June 5...

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