Harawira only held the views of the Aotearoa Maori Muslim Association who recruits for jihadi. NEW Zealand’s most controversial politician has apologised after calling on people to acknowledge the positive aspects of Osama bin Laden. As the Western world rejoices in the demise of bin Laden, independent Kiwi MP Hone Harawira raised eyebrows after he… Continue reading Maori MP apologises for bin Laden support.
NZ MP hails Osama as freedom fighter Updated at 8:35 PST Thursday, May 05, 2011 WELLINGTON: An outspoken New Zealand Maori politician has praised slain al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden as a freedom fighter who stood up for his people. Independent MP Hone Harawira said the positive aspects of bin Laden’s life needed to be… Continue reading Osama a freedom fighter: NZ MP
Although the number is still small, Islam has become one of the fastest-growing religions among Maori. ABDULLAH DRURY explains why. Waitangi Day provides us with an excellent opportunity, or an excuse, to examine the spread of Islam in Aotearoa among the Maori population. According to Statistics New Zealand, Islam is one of the fastest-growing religions… Continue reading Treaty compatible with Islamic philosophy.
Maori prison inmates, many of them gang members, are converting to a militant, politicised brand of Islam, raising concerns among sections of the Muslim community. Converts are being drawn to the faith through anti-Pakeha sentiment and a fascination with al Qaeda and the radical chic of African-American Muslim icons such as Malcolm X. “The ones… Continue reading Muslim faith draws converts from NZ prisons.
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.
by Jock Anderson National Business Review [New Zealand] October 5, 2001 A high-ranking Hamilton (New Zealand) Islamic cleric – Saudi Arabian-trained and funded Imam Anwar Zahib – belongs to the extreme Wahhabi sect identified as having inspired Osama bin Laden and all Muslim suicide bombers. Imam Zahib, a Fiji Indian, spent 15 years being trained… Continue reading New Zealand Link to Bin Laden Terror.