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-UN Votes to Make Rachel’s Tomb and the Cave of the Patriarchs ‘Islamic’ Holy Sites

Thursday, October 22nd, 2015

            (Rachel’s Tomb via Wikipedia)                                     (Cave of the Patriarchs via Wikipedia) UNESCO voted on Wednesday to make two traditional Jewish sites as international ‘Islamic’ holy sites instead. The Jewish ‘Western Wall’ was originally also under consideration for this vote. Here’s the story from Charisma News: UNESCO passed a resolution Wednesday declaring two biblical Jewish sites, […]

-Palestinian Muslim Leaders Want Control Over the Jewish Western Wall?

Tuesday, October 20th, 2015

(Temple Mount/ Western Wall at front center left via Wikipedia) UPDATE: Western Wall was not included in vote, but UN recognizes Rachel’s Tomb and Cave of the Patriarchs as ‘Islamic.’ Last month Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said that the Jews were contaminating Muslim and Christian holy sites in Jerusalem with their “filthy feet.” This week […]

-Obama Justice Dept. to Set Up UN Police Network in Major U.S. Cities?

Saturday, October 3rd, 2015

This sounds like something that would originate on one of those ‘fake’ news sites. Nevertheless, the U.S. Justice Department announced this week that they were going to cooperate with the UN in setting up an international police presence called ‘Strong Cities Network (SCN)’ in American cities to combat ‘violent extremism.’ From the Justice Dept. official […]

-Large Support for a Ban on ‘Hate Speech’ and for the Primacy of International Law?

Friday, May 29th, 2015

‘Hate Speech’  ‘Islamophobia’ ‘Homophobic’ Bible Passages Yesterday we posted on Sen. Rubio’s claim that traditional Christian and Catholic teaching might be labeled as ‘hate speech’ in the future. For those who think that might be a long shot or an over-blown fear, here are some recent figures on how large the support is in America […]

-Re: USCIRF 2015 Annual Report on International Religious Freedom

Tuesday, May 5th, 2015

The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) released its 2015 Annual Report on April 30. The report documents religious freedom violations around the world noting those countries in the last 12 months which were the most problematic when it comes to abusing religious liberty. A statement from USCIRF Chair Dr. Katrina Lantos Swett: “Not […]

-Pakistan: Mob Calls for Death For Charlie Hebdo Staff

Friday, January 16th, 2015

In the aftermath of the terrorist attacks and protest marches in Paris, the debates continue this week in America and the West over the true character of Islam with concerns about escalating ‘Islamophobia.‘ Meanwhile the reactions in Muslim dominated countries are quite different: In Lahore, Pakistan a mob of over 300 in front of the […]