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Canada: Ottawa Shooting – Is One Muslim Man’s Drug-Crazed Rampage Terrorism?

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Ottawa lockdown after Parliament shooting on Oct. 22. Courtesy The Independent Originally published by WhoWhatWhy In a bygone, saner era, Michael Zehaf-Bibeau’s murder of Canadian soldier Nathan Cirillo and subsequent shooting rampage inside the Parliament would have been treated as a drug-related murder. Not so in the age of terrorism. Instead, the authorities used the long-time crack addict and Muslim’s actions to whip ... Read More »

Jonathan Kay: Jihad’s amateur hour

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Five weeks have passed since Michael Zehaf-Bibeau killed Corporal Nathan Cirillo at the National War Memorial in Ottawa. It awakened Canada to a new kind of violence: “lone-wolf terrorism.” The pessimist says there’s no way to stop this new scourge, because the conspiracy to kill exists entirely in the head of a (possibly insane) one-man terrorist group. Even gun control ... Read More »

Latin America’s Muslims say represented by ‘wrong’ people at religious summit

Those who spoke on behalf of Latin American Muslims at a recent summit in İstanbul are not the right people to represent the Muslims of the region, some Latin American Muslims have said. Jamal Saker, the president of the Islamic Association of Panama, told Today’s Zaman that the speaker billed as the representative of Panamanian Muslims at the first Latin ... Read More »

‘Muslims pre-date Columbus in discovering America,’ says Turkish president Erdogan

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Muslim sailors reached the Americas more than 300 years beforeChristopher Columbus, suggested Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan yesterday. Addressing an audience of Muslim leaders from South America at a summit in Istanbul, Erdogan claimed that the link between Islam and Latin America dates as far back as the early 12th century. He said: “It is alleged that the American continent ... Read More »

Muslims discovered America before Columbus, claims Turkey’s Erdogan

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In a televised speech in Istanbul, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan claimed that Muslims had discovered the Americas three centuries before the voyages of Christopher Columbus. He was addressing a summit of Muslim leaders from Latin America. “Contacts between Latin America and Islam date back to the 12th century. Muslims discovered America in 1178, not Christopher Columbus,” Erdogan said. “Muslim sailors arrived in America ... Read More »

So Muslims beat Columbus to America? They had better get in line

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Christopher Columbus landed in the Americas in 1492 but the question of whether he was the first outsider to reach the continent have raged ever since. In 1492 Christopher Columbus got lost, followed some birds and wound up on some islands he’d never been to before. He came up with a plot to enslave some of the people he met there, went ... Read More »

Muslims discovered America before Columbus, claims Turkey’s Erdogan

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In a televised speech in Istanbul, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan claimed that Muslims had discovered the Americas three centuries before the voyages of Christopher Columbus. He was addressing a summit of Muslim leaders from Latin America. “Contacts between Latin America and Islam date back to the 12th century. Muslims discovered America in 1178, not Christopher Columbus,” Erdogan said. “Muslim sailors arrived in America ... Read More »

Ezra Levant Uses Remembrance Day Column To Attack Muslim Canadians

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Sun News columnist Ezra Levant used Remembrance Day to eviscerate an Ontario school board over a memo about students’ attendance of Remembrance Day ceremonies. Levant accused the school board of allowing Muslim students to be exempt from Tuesday’s services, referring to a memo issued by the Greater Essex County District School Board in southwestern Ontario last week. Except that’s not what the ... Read More »

First Muslim art museum in North America aims to create better understanding of Islam

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One of the world’s most unique art collections, curated by Muslim royalty, opened recently not in Dubai, Tehran, London or even Paris — but just over the border in Toronto. The Canadian city famous for its troubled former mayor and frigid winters is now known among cognoscenti for one of the top Muslim art and culture collections anywhere, curated in ... Read More »

Guyana foreign minister meets new Islamic organisation head

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NEW YORK, USA — Guyana’s foreign minister, Carolyn Rodrigues-Birket, met last week with the new secretary general of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), Iyad Amin Madani, on the sidelines of the United Nations 69th General Assembly,Guyana and Suriname, the only two Latin American and Caribbean countries to do so, joined the OIC in the 1990s.Madani recently was elected to ... Read More »