Predictions for 2017

I have my predictions for 2017 – some are obvious, but in todays political climate I suppose we aren’t going to be surprised at anything anymore. Hopefully the war in Syria will end in 2017 – I think it will. The USA, Russia and Iran will work together to try and bring peace to Syria. Trump … [Read the full story]

On this day…in 1965

In New York City, Malcolm X, an African American nationalist and religious leader, is assassinated by rival Black Muslims while addressing his Organization of Afro-American Unity at the Audubon Ballroom in Washington Heights. Born Malcolm Little in Omaha, Nebraska, in 1925, Malcolm was the son of James Earl Little, a Baptist preacher who advocated the … [Read the full story]

Gaga might get shit thrown at her for wearing fur

Lady Gaga could face being pelted with faeces and paint by animal rights activists PETA over her decision to continue to wear fur in public. Despite being praised in the past by the organisation for her ant-fur stance, the animal rights pressue group branded Gaga a “turncoat” last month after she was seen sporting a … [Read the full story]

Can history repeat itself?

It is exactly eleven years ago when the twin towers in New York were subjected to a dreadful terrorist attack and 9/11 will always be remembered as the day the world mourned the wickedness in man. It will also be remembered as a day the world changed its apathy to terrorists in many countries. Northern … [Read the full story]

Court name child because parents couldn’t agree

A court has been forced to step in and choose the name of a two-year-old girl after her parents split up before she was born and could not agree what to call her. The little girl was yet to have her birth registered, with each parent calling her by a different name. The Family Court … [Read the full story]

French and Germans accuse Muslims of not integrating properly

Islam is considered a ‘threat’ by millions of French and Germans, with the vast majority believing Muslims have ‘not integrated properly’, a devastating new poll revealed today. Le Monde newspaper ran the results under a headline which brands efforts to get different religious and cultural communities to live side-by-side as a ‘failure’. It will be … [Read the full story]

Blair warns of violent Islamic extremism

The West is being ‘outspent, outmanoeuvred and out-strategised’ by violent Islamic extremism, Tony Blair has warned. The former prime minister said that there had been a failure to challenge the ‘narrative’ that Islam was oppressed by the West which was fuelling extremism around the world. He said too many people accepted the extremists’ analysis that … [Read the full story]

Italy are the next country to ban the burqa

Italy is set to become the next European country to ban the burka after a government report ruled in favour of the proposed legislation. MPs from the anti-immigration Northern League party, a member of Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi’s ruling right wing coalition, have presented the proposal in a bill. It comes just weeks after France … [Read the full story]

France vote on banning the burqa

French politicians take a final vote this week on a law banning face-covering veils in public spaces, although the constitution court may come into force. The bill makes no reference to Islam,but has been promoted by Nicolas Sarky as a measurement veils such of burqa, as a measurement to protect Muslim women frombeing forced to … [Read the full story]

The Kuran burnt in memory of 911

Widespread anger over desecration threat marking ninth anniversary of 9/11 and its timing – a day after end of Ramadan Threats by a US church to burn the Qur’an to mark the ninth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks – which coincides this year with the end of the holy month of Ramadan – have been … [Read the full story]