I write these words in a very posh neighborhood of Chicago with street names such as Cherokee Road, Indian Tree Drive and Blackhawk Road. It’s a white/Jewish area with a 0.18% Native American population (source). This was once Indian territory. So… Read More ›
A Jew and a Muslim discuss Judaism & Islam at Speakers’ Corner
At Speakers Corner yesterday I had a fascinating and enjoyable inter-faith dialogue with Joseph Cohen, the leader of the Israel Advocacy Movement in London.
We’re here for you O Al-Aqsa, we’re here for you
As Al-Aqsa mosque / Bayt Al-Muqaddas / Beyt Ha-Miqdas was defiled once again, the church of the Holy Sepulcher enjoined the call to stand by her: ‘We’re here for you O Al-Aqsa, we’re here for you.
Liberalism and Islam
Professor Jonathan AC Brown has just posted this cri de coeur on Facebook. This semester my students read critiques of liberalism alongside “critiques” of Islam (like by career native informants). As the semester went on I kept thinking: You know,… Read More ›
Deleted post: ‘Quote Of The Day’ by Jack the Lad
I have deleted this post from Blogging Theology as it cites words from an individual, Anwar al-Awlaki, who actively supported Al-Qaida in his last years. Readers may recall that President Obama issued an order to have Anwar (a US citizen)… Read More ›
Zionist Jew Exposes Britain First and EDL in Muslim Area of Britain
I know Joseph from Speakers Corner. Though I disagree with his Zionist beliefs I have always found him to be a respectful and decent person. This is an important video.
Israel – created by terrorism
Each year on 15th May, Palestinians commemorate Nakba Day (‘catastrophe’ in Arabic). Shockingly, you will hear little if anything about it in the Western media. Our governments will remain silent about this catastrophe. Here is a brief article explaining the history… Read More ›
Of course Israel wants peace.
“Israel does want peace. Its just we are spelling it wrong. They want a piece of this and a piece of that.”
Jews, Christians, & Muslims co-existed peacefully in Palestine for hundreds of years before Europeans showed up.
Proof that Islamic civilisation was considerably more tolerant and civilised than the horrendous mess we see in Palestine today. We have the West to thank for that.
And now for something completely different
Looks like a “seasons greetings” card from Hitler. But no, it’s David Icke. this deserves a mega facepalm