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A Family Conspiracy: Honor Killing, by Phyllis Chesler (New English Review Press, 348 pp., $28.75)
Phyllis Chesler pioneered the study of violence against women in the late 1960s, concentrating on women living in North America and Europe. By 2003, she was writing about honor ...Read More...
Posted on 06/21/2018 4:26 AM by Ibn Warraq
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On Friday, March 23, while he screamed “Allahu Akbar,” Redouan Lakdim killed three people in a supermarket in Southwestern France, where he had just taken hostages. First known to the police as a drug dealer, more recently Lakdim became known as a jihadi, an Islamic militant who ...Read More...
Posted on 03/26/2018 9:47 AM by Ibn Warraq
A group of 100 diverse French intellectuals denounced Islamist totalitarianism in the newspaper Le Figaro on March 19, 2018. The following is a translation of their statement made by Clarion contributor Leslie Shaw:
We are citizens of differing and often diametrically opposed views, who have ...Read More...
Posted on 03/21/2018 2:15 PM by Ibn Warraq
PART THREE: APOSTASY IN ISLAMIC COUNTRIES.
The very notion of apostasy has vanished from the West, where one would talk of being a lapsed Catholic or non-practising Christian rather than an apostate. There are certainly no penal sanctions for converting from Christianity to any other religion. In Islamic ...Read More...
Posted on 08/14/2015 5:30 AM by Ibn Warraq
PART TWO CONTINUED: CONVERSIONS TO CHRISTIANITY.
In Morocco, there is also a certain amount of evidence of Muslims converting to Christianity. While the majority of Christians are foreigners, the organisation known as the Voice of the Martyrs, founded to help persecuted Christians round ...Read More...
Posted on 08/06/2015 5:49 AM by Ibn Warraq
PART ONE: POPULATION AND THE TRUE NUMBER OF CONVERTS.
Immediately after 9/11, many journalists in the United States and Europe came out with several glib generalisations that I found, and still find, irritating, and furthermore, I am very skeptical of the claims contained in them. We were told that ...Read More...
Posted on 08/05/2015 2:11 PM by Ibn Warraq