One could guarantee they will not see the reality for minorities in Indonesia, a former Buddhist country: Indonesian church bombings carried out by one family, police say. Teachers keen to foster better understanding of Islam. Hamilton Girls’ High School teachers Shannan Thomas, left, and Claire Setz will travel to Indonesia to learn about the country… Continue reading Takeover complete: Teachers keen to foster better understanding of Islam.
Perhaps the Royal Commission should listen to this guy! see also: To prevent another Christchurch, Islam must confront the attacks in its name that have radicalised the West. Yahya Cholil Staquf, secretary-general of the world’s largest Muslim movement, believes Islamic extremism based on “obsolete” religious orthodoxy is fuelling Islamophobia The influential cleric wrote that the All-Party… Continue reading Leading Muslim cleric says Islamophobia a result of Islamic extremism and not racism.
See also: To prevent another Christchurch, Islam must confront the attacks in its name that have radicalised the West. The chief censor, David Shanks, has put New Zealanders in a very odd position by his decision to ban the 74-page manifesto reportedly written by the man alleged to have slaughtered scores of Muslims in two Christchurch… Continue reading Why banning the accused gunman’s manifesto is a bad idea.
How can we – Muslims and non-Muslims together – prevent another atrocity like the one in Christchurch? As I have watched New Zealanders of all faiths mourn, this has been the question on my mind. So far, few of the answers offered have come close to the truth. What the massacre revealed was the need for a… Continue reading To prevent another Christchurch, Islam must confront the attacks in its name that have radicalised the West.
Indonesian church bombings carried out by one family, police say. Photo: Police officers stand guard near the site where an explosion went off at Santa Maria church. (AP: Trisnadi) Indonesian police say the suicide bombers who attacked three churches in Surabaya were all members of one family. At least 13 people were killed and more… Continue reading Indonesian church bombings carried out by one family, police say.
Funds are being moved from New Zealand in support of the chilling terror campaign waged by Islamic State (Isis) in Iraq. Prime Minister John Key has spelt out the Kiwi link ahead of his first major national security speech on Wednesday in which he is expected to detail the number of New Zealanders backing Isis,… Continue reading Kiwi cash helping Islamic State
KNOWN: Mark Taylor Taylor, who has been fighting for Al Qaeda in Syria. Would-be jihadists are being monitored by the nation’s spooks over plans to carry out Islamic State-style terror attacks on New Zealand soil. Security Intelligence Service boss Rebecca Kitteridge has spoken publicly about the threat amid rising global fears of lone wolf attacks… Continue reading Concern over Kiwi jihadists.
A Muslim slaughterman’s attempts to discredit the New Zealand meat industry have drawn the attention of the country’s spy service. Meat Industry Association members said they were contacted by the Security Intelligence Service (SIS) this week after Ahmed Ghanem, an Egyptian-born halal slaughterman now living in Christchurch, published articles on a British website decrying New… Continue reading Ex-slaughterman’s action threatens meat industry
THE ROCKING OF THE DOME IAN WISHART reports on the infiltration of New Zealand’s Muslim community by Islamic fundamentalists. An Islamic “charity” involved in fundraising for Al Qa’ida and the South East Asian terror network Jemaah Islamiyah is trying to set up a front organisation in New Zealand, and may get Government approval to do… Continue reading THE ROCKING OF THE DOME.