Washington Post runs major story on Female Genital Mutilation

This is now a couple of days old, sorry I didn’t get to it sooner.   The Washington Post has a graphic story that fills an entire page of the print edition on the (mostly) Islamic practice of Female Genital Mutilation in Iraqi Kurdistan. Since my time is short this morning, I’ll direct you to Robert Spencer’s discussion […]

Malta: Somali would-be rapists cause firestorm of comment

Update Dec. 31st:  More on Malta here today. The story is tiny, only 149 words in the Times of Malta.   A couple of drunk Somali refugees attempted to rape a girl on Christmas Day. Two Somalis allegedly caught trying to rape a 17-year-old girl on the Birzebbuga promenade on Christmas day were so drunk they […]

Iraqi official lists three things hindering the return of Iraqis to their country

Baltimore Sun reporter Matthew Hay Brown has been doing some good reporting these days on the Iraqi refugee issue.  I would like to see AP reporter Matthew Lee write something other than ‘bring more Iraqis to the US now!’ and ‘Bush is bad.’  According to Mr. Brown, an Iraqi official at the Iraq’s Embassy in Syria […]

Free speech is in bad shape in the west

As a counterbalance to my previous post about the Dutch’s new confidence in their culture, here’s an article from the Australian called Talk About Surrender. It’s already New Year’s Eve in Australia, so it’s kind of a roundup of the state of free speech in 2008. If 2006 will be remembered as the year the […]

Dutch party makes hard-hitting demand for Muslims to integrate

Who thought this would happen in the most tolerant country in the world? But it looks as if the Dutch have had enough. The International Herald Tribune reports from Amsterdam: Two weeks ago, the country’s biggest left-wing political grouping, the Labor Party, which has responsibility for integration as a member of the coalition government led by […]

Somali missing youths story makes the front page in Washington, DC

Yesterday’s Washington Times placed the Somali missing youths story on the front page above the fold!    For new readers of RRW, we have been following this story for weeks here. American-raised, possibly some American born, Somali refugees are packing up and are believed to be headed to terrorist training camps in Somalia to join the […]

Human Rights First wants Obama to designate an Iraqi Refugee Czar

I must say I feel just a tiny bit of sympathy for Obama.  Every single special interest feels that he is their man, they got him elected, they want a piece of him and by golly he better come through for them. Human Rights First wants an Iraqi Refugee Czar in the White House and is calling […]

Look out! Millions of “environmentally persecuted” third worlders may be headed our way

I kid you not!   A movement is underway to get the UNHCR (UN High Commissioner for Refugees) to recognize the “victims” of climate change and have them designated persecuted “environmental refugees.”   According to something called Climate Change Corp: Millions of people are predicted to become climate refugees as global warming increases. A new international pact […]

Blogger launches petition to halt all Muslim Immigration to the US

Citizen Warrior, a blogger I didn’t know about until today has launched a petition drive to urge the cessation of all Muslim immigration to the US.  His letter begins: The United States must change its immigration policies to exclude Muslims. Islam is both a religion and a political ideology, and its politics are supremacist. That […]