Friday, 19 December 2014

[YouTube / Nothing to do with islam] Merry Christmas from Al Qaeda

# Thanks to John Cox


[The Age / Hijacking the Haggis - or something] Reflections on a dark week (and deflecting attention to a white straw man with a Scottish flag taking hostages and babbling about Scottish independence)

Reflections on a dark week

December 19, 2014
... To the thousands of Australians queuing in Sydney to pay their respects to the innocent victims of the Martin Place siege, the question of whether Man Haron Monis was a terrorist or a delusional, failed man seeking validation and attention may seem moot. ...
More on the late follower of the false prophet with the blasphemous black flag (and the fictional ranting Scot) at The Age

[Eidolatry] False Prophet Muhammad's hair to be delivered to Moscow for unbelievers' 'worship'

'Prophet Muhammad's hair' to be delivered to Moscow for Muslim believers' worship

December 18
... It comes to Moscow for the first time, escorted by Moscow Muslim Spiritual Department head Mufti Ildar Alyautdinov. ...
More on the Moscow Muslim Spiritual Department and the false prophet's hair at TASS

# I wonder if it was from his weard

[Usurping the Truth / Can You Top This?] Muslim MP Ed Husic says Sydney siege not religiously-motivated

Muslim MP Ed Husic says Sydney siege not religiously-motivated

December 19, 2014
... "This is not motivated by religion, it's usurped religion for the purpose of a political aim," Mr Husic told Sky News on Thursday. ...
More usurping the truth (and flying the blasphemous black flag of islam) at 9news.com.au

CAN YOU TOP THIS?


[Sydney siege under the blasphemous black flag of islam] Wellington 'muslim community' offers condolences and says it had nothing to do with islam

Muslim community offers condolences
... Mr Said said the Muslim community wants people to remember the Sydney siege was the work of an individual and had nothing to do with Islam or ordinary Muslims. ...
More nothing to do with islam at Radio New Zealand News

[Terror Australis / Backlashophobia] No major backlash after Sydney hijacking of islam, but muslims are 'fearful' and milking the islamophonia for all it's not worth

No Major Backlash After Sydney Siege, but Muslims Are Fearful

By THOMAS FULLER and MICHELLE INNIS
DEC. 18, 2014
... “There has been a whole process to make us feel separate,” said Keysar Trad, the head of the Islamic Friendship Association, a civic group. “We were meant to feel like a fifth column bent on destruction.” ...
More on the othering of the otherers and other stereotypical muslim obsessions as they follow the blasphemous black flag with the Arabic script to their doom at The New York Times

[Meats sacrificed to the evil allah / Baconophobia] Moscow hotel goes halal in bid to woo muslim visitors

Moscow hotel goes halal in bid to woo Muslim visitors

Friday December 19, 2014
... NO bacon for breakfast, a room for prayers and a Quran on your bedside table a hotel in Moscow has launched a special halal service as Russia tries to attract visitors from the Muslim world. ...
More baconophobia and blasphemous books at The Star

[Toshophilia / Islamophonia / Othering] From Ottawa to Peshawar, religious fundamentalism is a common enemy

From Ottawa to Peshawar, religious fundamentalism is a common enemy

By: Ali Hamandi
Published on Thu Dec 18 2014
... First, Islamophobia doesn’t make a country stronger; it renders it more vulnerable. ...
... At the heart of this trend is the conflation of the Islamic tradition with violence. ...
... Moreover, wars fuel terrorism. And denying this feeds Islamophobia. ...
... Denial of the role of interventions and occupations in the Muslim world in fueling terror attacks helps politicians domestically. It also plays into the hands of those denouncing multiculturalism and immigration, feeding racism and Islamophobia in the process. This further divides communities. ...
Ali Hamandi is a Trudeau Scholar and a PhD Candidate at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government.

# More Trudeau scholarship (and a load of tosh) at The Star

[Innocence of Muslims North Koreans] Paramount cancels Team America screenings after North Korean cyber-attacks kill The Interview

Paramount cancels Team America screenings after North Korean cyber-attacks kill The Interview

December 19, 2014
... A Texas theatre planned to screen 2004 film Team America: World Police to protest Sony's decision, but distributors Paramount have issued an order forbidding the film be shown. ...
More filmophobia at 9NEWS.com.au

Taxpayers could fund Sydney gunman’s funeral - “They can throw him in the bloody sea” (wrapped in his blasphemous black flag, perhaps?)

Taxpayers could fund Sydney gunman’s funeral

Dec 19, 2014
Susannah Guthrie
... Members of the Muslim community have condemned Monis’s acts and called for his body to be dumped in the sea. ...
More on the other at The New Daily

[Islamophonia] European Parliament Ratifies Georgia Association Agreement

European Parliament Ratifies Georgia Association Agreement

Civil Georgia, Tbilisi / 18 Dec.'14
... In one of the amendments introduced by the group of Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats, the resolution says that the European Parliament “takes note of the steps taken by Georgia against Islamophobia and homophobia” – the amendment softened initial wording of the text, which read: “Deplores the violent outbreaks of Islamophobia and homophobia that have taken place in the country.” ...
More on the violent outbreaks of fear of the evil, antichrist religion at Civil.Ge

[Terros Australis / Blasphemous black flag of islam] Sydney siege: Black flag symbol of fear, but we already have the antidote

Sydney siege: Black flag symbol of fear, but we already have the antidote

December 19, 2014
Joseph Wakim
... The black flag has morphed into a weapon that is more explosive than the bomb. Yet the shahada on the flag iterates the most basic tenets of Islam: There is no God but God; Mohammed is the messenger of God."

Imagine waving a crucifix inscribed with a basic Christian creed: "Jesus is the son of God who rose from the dead." ...
More on the blasphemous black flag of islam (a symbol of fear) contrasted with a crucifix acknowledging the crucifixion of Jesus Christ (a symbol of hope that islam specifically denies) at Sydney Morning Herald

[Psalm 83 / Cup of Trembling / Trodden down by the Gentiles] OIC Secretary General welcomes European Parliament Resolution

OIC Secretary General welcomes European Parliament Resolution

18/12/2014
Riyadh, Dec18(BNA) The Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), Iyad Ameen Madani, welcomed the adoption of a resolution by the European Parliament that supports recognition of the state of Palestine and the two state solution ...

[Porkophobia / Mocking] Spain: Andalusian Christmas sweets go Halal!

Spain: Andalusian Christmas sweets go Halal!

18/12/2014
... Every year, Dulces Gamito gets certified by the Halal Institute in Córdoba so that their Halal sweets can proudly show the Halal certification in their packaging. ...
More Christmas sweets to avoid at Halal Focus

Harvard Stops Buying SodaStream Amid Protests (continues to serve meats sacrificed to the evil god of islam)

Harvard Stops Buying SodaStream Amid Protests

By JTA
Published December 18, 2014
Harvard University Dining Service has halted purchases of SodaStream equipment, after Palestinian students and their supporters protested. ...
BDS story at The Jewish Daily Forward

Harvard University Dining Services Boycotts Israeli Company

12.17.2014
Daniel Mael
... Last fall, some members of the College Palestine Solidarity Committee and the Harvard Islamic Society noticed that the filtered water machines in certain dining halls had Sodastream labels on them. Citing discomfort with the machines and the potential of the machines to offend those affected by the Israel-Palestine conflict, the students emailed House masters and tutors to arrange a meeting with University officials to have the machines removed. ...
# Sodastream machines are a "microaggression to Palestinian students", apparently.

HUDS Suspends Purchases from Israeli Soda Company

By Kamara A. Swaby, CRIMSON STAFF WRITER
UPDATED: Dec. 17, 2014
... Last fall, some members of the College Palestine Solidarity Committee and the Harvard Islamic Society noticed that the filtered water machines in certain dining halls had Sodastream labels on them. Citing discomfort with the machines and the potential of the machines to offend those affected by the Israel-Palestine conflict, the students emailed House masters and tutors to arrange a meeting with University officials to have the machines removed. ...
# Meanwhile, meats sacrificed to the evil god of islam continue to be served:

Harvard Islamic Society

Halal Dining
Dinner Table

Weekly Dinner Tables are held at Adams Dining Hall on Thursdays at 6:00 PM and Mather Dining Hall on Mondays at 6:00 PM. Note that Dinner Tables are open to undergraduates and those with a Harvard University Meal Plan only.

In addition, Harvard University Dining Services is very understanding about the dietary needs of the diverse Harvard student populace; as a result, we have unlimited access to halal burgers and hot dogs – all courtesy of your dining hall’s grill. ...