Wednesday, December 7, 2022

Islamists Manhandle Journalist for Questioning San Diego Imam About ‘Hate Crime’

Freelance journalist Ahnaf Kalam, a frequent contributor to Focus on Western Islamism (FWI), was roughly escorted out of a mosque in Aurora, Colo., on Sunday. He was removed from the mosque after asking California imam Uthman Ibn Farooq to provide the name of the...

​​Prominent Pro-Tehran Group Now Claims to Be Anti-Tehran

​​As anti-regime demonstrations and subsequent crackdowns prompted by the death of Mahsa Amini in September turn into a full-blown rebellion in Iran, the National...

Leading British Politicians Honor Hateful Islamist Group

Leading British politicians have lionized an Islamist group blacklisted by the government because of its officials’ support for terror and anti-Semitism. On November 25, the...

Islam: a 1400-year-old faith that includes a great range of sects and movements.

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

Islamist Dissent

Saudis celebrate Halloween, Western Islamists Shocked

Arguments among Muslims regarding the permissibility of Halloween are not new, but this year...

Islamists Welcome Infamous Social Media Star Andrew Tate into...

The high-profile conversion of kickboxer and global influencer Andrew Tate to Islam may at...

Opinion & Interviews

Former Salafist Umar Lee: Middle East Islamism Is in Decline

Umar Lee grew up in a Baptist family before converting to Islam at the age of 17. Living as a teenager in North St. Louis, Lee was keenly aware of — and troubled by —...

In-Depth

Counter-Islamists Meet in a Palace, Make Ambitious Plans

Pro-Western activists will soon have an opportunity to determine if their political leaders are committed to protecting the countries they govern from Islamist encroachment. They will be able to do this by asking politicians to sign a “Salzburg Pledge” prepared by a coalition of reform Muslims, ex-Muslims and their...

Move Over, Ilhan Omar! Minnesota Republicans Pander to Somali Islamists

Minnesota is experiencing a reshuffling of political loyalties as the state GOP forges alliances with a once-reliable Democratic constituency. Following years of indifference, Minnesota Republicans are courting the state’s Somali Muslim community in a bid to drum up support for conservatives running in decisive state and federal races.  However, the...

Pakistani-American Islamists Offer Republicans Support; Pompeo Praises ISI

At the end of October, Islamist-supporting officials of the U.S. branch of Pakistan’s political party, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), hosted former Secretary of State Mike...

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...