All posts filed under: Europe

Innocent until proven Muslim

According to a survey by ‘de Volkskrant’, conducted in 25 municipalities in The Netherlands, at least 160 Muslims are monitored through the so-called person-oriented approach “preventing radicalization and extremism” (PGA). The PGA approach has been used since 2015 by police and intelligence, as well as partners such as municipalities and health organizations, who are monitoring […]

The Danish Government is stating the Obvious: Islam is their Problem

With the opening of Parliament, less than a year before the next election, a new political hunting season has begun. The Minister of Integration declared in an op-ed in the paper B.T. on 8 October 2018 that “living according to Islam is the problem”, and that you absolutely must take on a Danish lifestyle, as […]

Freedoms are Sacred for the West

Foreign Minister, Shah Mehmood Qureshi, on Tuesday said he has raised the issue of the blasphemous cartoon caricature competition with the Dutch foreign minister and also called upon the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) to summon an urgent session for adopting a unanimous position in response to the planned Dutch blasphemous event.

Society Reaps what it Sows

As Muslims living in the West, we are seeing a gradual increase in anti-Muslim sentiment across the different countries. This sentiment is clearly felt in the general atmosphere we are living in and we can’t speak any more of a few right-wing loose cannons. This seems to be stemming from a common policy, that is […]

Expressing the Stance on the Expulsion of Imams and the Closure of Mosques in Austria

On 8/6/2018, Prime Minister, Chancellor Sebastian Kurz and Vice Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache announced in a joint government the closure of seven mosques and the expulsion of two Imams. These measures were justified by the “law on Islam” adopted in 2015, which banned foreign funding for imams and forced Muslim associations to take a positive view […]

Germany and France Warn that the Post-World War II Order No Longer Exists and that Trump’s Economic Nationalism could lead to War

US President Trump hit EU steel and aluminum with import tariffs at the start of June, and European Union countries unanimously backed a plan, on the 14th of June, to impose tariffs on $3.3 billion worth of U.S. products. The following day, Trump called French President Emmanuel Macron to push the European Union to negotiate […]

Pegida and Islam in Europe

The anti-Islam movement Pegida The Netherlands which wanted to roast pigmeat just outside the Lalei Mosque in the south of Rotterdam was politely sent away by a huge crowd of counter protesters. That is, the 20 Pegida members themselves chose to flee the scene with their tails between their legs. Many felt this was a […]

Statement about the Home Office Launch of Contest v3 – the UK’s Updated ‘Counter-Terror’ and ‘Counter-Extremism’ Policy

On 4th June 2018, Britain’s Home Secretary Sajid Javid launched the latest version of its ‘counter-terrorism’ and ‘counter-extremism’ policy Contest. It is very clear that despite many voices in the Muslim community complaining about Prevent, calling for it to be scrapped or reviewed, the government has decided not to have any debate or discussion about […]

The War of Attrition

On May 26, 2018 there was the next meeting of the Public Movement “Crimean solidarity”. This was the first meeting that took place without Server Mustafayev, a founder and coordinator of the movement who was arrested on 21st May and charged with the involvement in Hizb ut Tahrir.

Danish Parliament Enacts Forced Secularization of Children

On Monday, May 28, 2018, the last part of the Danish government’s ghetto plan was transformed into political agreements across the Danish parliament. The result: forced institutionalization of one-year-old children for 25 hours a week to indoctrinate them in Danish democratic traditions and values, before they can even speak. It is the very same values […]

Danish Minister’s Attacks on Islam and Hizb ut Tahrir Expose their Cultural Poverty

Hizb ut Tahrir’s latest leaflet on the government’s discriminatory ghetto plan got both the Minister of Justice and the Minister of Integration to rush ferociously to their keyboards, on 19-03-2018, to demonstrate once again their hopelessly low level and their cultural bankruptcy in a populist attempt to score cheap points.