Muslims angry over French letter highlighting Muslim antisemitism, say Islam being unfairly ‘put on trial’

Follow @TheCircumvent Original news story on the letter. “Any number of holy texts are violent, even the Gospel,” Oubrou said, adding that the signatories, who also included celebrities like actor Gerard Depardieu, had misinterpreted the Koran. Typical. No, the Gospel,… Continue Reading

Despite wearing burqa, Pakistani actress was groped by 2 men, says she was told it is ‘a really common thing’

Follow @TheCircumvent This further confirms the testimony from hijabis which shows that “sexual harassment knows no dress code.” Business Recorder, April 23, 2018. (Archive link) Soon after Pakistani actress/singer Meesha Shafi shared her sexual harassment incident in the wake of the worldwide… Continue Reading

New Zealand: After Quebec mosque shooting, Muslim calls for retaliation: ‘No more protesting, its time for jihad’

Follow @TheCircumvent Ah, peace and tolerance. Global News, April 23, 2018. A New Zealand man was sentenced Monday following an investigation that found he had posted a video online calling for attacks in retaliation for last year’s deadly shootings at… Continue Reading

France: Muslim shouting ‘Allahu Akbar’ swings knife through open window while plowing car through motorcycle rally

Follow @TheCircumvent This is a translation of a Polish news website’s article by Ava Lon, provided to Gates of Vienna: April 16, 2018. On Saturday almost 1,500 motorcyclists gathered in Aix-en-Provence in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region, protesting against the speed limit… Continue Reading

Iran: Prosecutor promises to ‘take action’ against all involved with pop concert where men and women danced

Follow @TheCircumvent Two Islamic scholars concerning dancing: Dr. Su’ad Salih, professor of Fiqh (Islamic jurisprudence) at al-Azhar University: Islam is a religion of moderation; it does not prevent singing and dancing, but it forbids anything that stimulates people’s desires, whether it be among… Continue Reading