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-Saudi Arabia: 41 Christians Arrested For “Plotting to Celebrate Christmas”

Friday, December 28th, 2012

                  (Coat of Arms of Saudi Arabia: Wikipedia) This is how the Saudi’s say Merry Christmas? It is still against the law in Saudi Arabia to hold Christian services even in ones own home. Apparently it is also illegal to even have a Christmas party? From al-akhbar: Saudi religious police stormed a house in the […]

-Hypocritical Saudi King Demands UN Action Against Blasphemy

Monday, October 29th, 2012

                     (Photo credit: Wikipedia) The demands from Muslim countries for the UN to take action outlawing blasphemy against Islam continues in the aftermath of the Mohammad film/video controversy. The latest comes from the King of Saudi Arabia- Abdullah bin Abdulaziz even though the hypocritical monarch has taken no action at all to clean up the […]

-Saudi Arabia: School Textbooks Incite Hate Against Christians and Jews?

Saturday, October 27th, 2012

                                            (Photo credit: Wikipedia) American Publishers were shocked when they inspect current Saudi textbooks and find them still teaching children to hate Christians and especially Jews. From the Daily Beast: As current and former heads of major American publishing houses, we know the value of words. They inform actions and shape the world views of […]

-Grand Mufti Calls for Destruction of All Churches in Region

Thursday, March 15th, 2012

                                            (Image via Wikipedia) The Grand Mufti of Saudi Arabia, Sheikh Abdul Aziz bin Abdullah, recently called for the destruction of all Christian churches in the region. This declaration came in response to an inquiry by a delegation from Kuwait. Raymond Ibrahim reports: According to several Arabic news sources, last Monday, Sheikh Abdul Aziz bin […]

-Saudi Arabia: Woman Beheaded for Witchcraft

Tuesday, December 13th, 2011

          (Image via Wikipedia) From NDTV: Riyadh: A Saudi woman was beheaded on Monday after being convicted of practising sorcery, which is banned in the ultra-conservative kingdom, the interior ministry said. Amina bin Abdulhalim Nassar was executed in the northern province of Jawf for "practising witchcraft and sorcery," the ministry said in a statement carried […]

-Is Delta Airlines Going Anti-Semitic and Flying ‘Sharia’?

Saturday, June 25th, 2011

The news that Delta Airlines is partnering with Saudi Arabian Airlines and will soon offer connecting flights to Saudi Arabia has brought on a major controversy. All flights into Saudi Arabia require Saudi Visas which ban Jews, Christian priests, and Bibles plus require all women to wear appropriate Muslim garb. Is Delta actually going to […]

-Saudi Arabia: House Church Christians in Jail Without Even a Trial

Monday, April 11th, 2011

                        (Image via Wikipedia) It is illegal in Saudi Arabia to have a Christian church and it is even against the law for Christians to worship in their own homes much less till Muslims about the faith. To bring that point home, two Indian Christians have been in jail since January for sharing their faith […]

-The Pope Speaks Out Against Persecution of Christians Around the World

Monday, January 10th, 2011

(Image by Catholic Church (England and Wales) via Flickr) VATICAN CITY —On Monday during a speech to ambassadors, Pope Benedict XVI urged Pakistan to over-turn its controversial blasphemy laws. The Pope said that the laws were being used as an excuse for violence against Christians and non-Muslims: "I once more encourage the leaders of that […]

-UN: Saudi Arabia Elected to New Women’s Rights Agency?

Thursday, November 11th, 2010

(by retlaw snellac via Flickr) Yesterday the United Nations announced that Saudi Arabia had been selected to be part of the new ‘Women’s Rights’ agency being formed by the international body to promote equality for women around the world. Response: This is the same Saudi Arabia where women are not even allowed to drive or […]

-Is President Obama a Muslim –No! But…

Friday, August 20th, 2010

(Image via Wikipedia) Is President Obama a Muslim? No! But he is very sympathetic to Islam. Also apparently 24% of the country think he is while only 47% believe that he’s a Christian. His father and his step father were Muslims and a good share of his extended family in Africa. Plus over the years […]