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Archive for the 'Blasphemy Laws' Category

-World leaders and Europeans Calling for Limits to Free Speech

Saturday, September 29th, 2012

                                      (Photo credit: Wikipedia) United Nations, Secretary General Ban Ki-moon indicated this week that free speech that attacked other’s beliefs should not be protected: (K-moon) decried at a news conference the making of Innocence of Muslims as a “disgraceful and shameful act” that represented an abuse of “freedom of expression…a fundamental right and privilege.”  Using […]

-Now Some Muslims in Kansas City Petition Congress to limit Free Speech

Friday, September 28th, 2012

                  (The Bill of Rights: Wikipedia) Now some Muslims in Kansas City are petitioning Congress to pass a law against insulting one’s religion using the incitement of violence as an excuse. From Fox News- Todd Starnes: The Islamic Society of Greater Kansas City has launched a petition calling on Congress to “establish a law against […]

-Implications: Another American Imam Wants to Limit Free Speech

Thursday, September 27th, 2012

            (Imam Qatanani:  Wikipedia) Mohammad Qatanani leads one of the largest mosques in New Jersey and is a personal friend of NJ Gov. Christie but joins a growing list of Muslim leaders in the USA calling for limits on Free speech: “We, as Americans, have to put limits and borders [on] freedom of speech,” Qatanani, […]

-Dearborn, Mi: Muslim Imam and Christian Pastor Call for Limits to Free Speech

Saturday, September 22nd, 2012

                       (Islamic Center of America:  Wikipedia) It is already beginning… At a ‘unity’ rally on Friday at the Islamic Center of America in Dearborn, Michigan attended by local Christian and Muslim leaders there were calls for peace and unity in protest of the controversial anti-Islamic video that has the Middle East in an uproar. A […]

-Pope Calls on Arab Nations to Respect ‘All’ Religions

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

       (Photo credit: Wikipedia) In the midst of all of the trouble in the Middle East over an ‘anti-Islam’ online video, Pope Benedict visited Lebanon and made several key addresses. In one he called on the Muslim Arab countries to respect ‘all’ religions. here’s the story from the Christian post: At an open-air mass attended […]

-Egypt’s PM: US Must Limit Free Speech and Criminalize Criticism of Islam

Monday, September 17th, 2012

In an interview with the BBC, Egypt’s Prime Minister Hisham Qandil called on the United States administration to take the necessary steps to end anti-Islam insults. He recognized that the US government did not produce the amateur film in question but nevertheless needs to do something about it anyway: When the prime minister was asked […]

-Attacks on US Embassies Expand While ‘Useful Idiots’ Respond

Thursday, September 13th, 2012

This morning (Thursday 9/13/12) we woke up to find that not only is the American embassy still under attack in Egypt but now there are also mobs assailing our embassies and consulates in Yemen, Tunisia, Bangladesh, Sudan, and even in Berlin, Germany, with rising tensions also in Afghanistan. Meanwhile President Obama continues on his way […]

-Iran: Christian Pastor Released From Jail

Sunday, September 9th, 2012

From Fox News: Iranian Pastor Youcef Nadarkhani, who was originally sentenced to death in his native country for his Christian faith, was acquitted of apostasy charges and released from custody. Nadarkhani, 32, was imprisoned for three years and waiting execution for refusing to renounce his Christian faith. His charges were lowered to evangelizing to Muslims, […]

-Muslim Who Threatened “South Park” Gets 12 Years

Thursday, July 5th, 2012

                   (South Park Nativity: gemsling) From The Seattle Times: ALEXANDRIA, Va. — A Muslim convert from Brooklyn was sentenced Friday to nearly 12 years in prison for posting online threats against the creators of the "South Park" television show and others he deemed enemies of Islam.   … Morton founded the now-defunct Revolution Muslim website. He […]

-Pakistan: Christian Woman Charged with ‘Blasphemy’ for Refusing to Covert

Wednesday, March 14th, 2012

                                          (Image via Wikipedia) FORT ABBAS, Pakistan, March 12 (Compass Direct New): – A young mother has been falsely accused of “blaspheming” Muhammad, the prophet of Islam, because she rebuffed attempts by relatives who had converted to Islam to force her to renounce her Christian faith, family members said. Police arrested 26-year-old Shamim Bibi, mother […]