Emmanuel Macron wants to criminalize anti-Zionism as hate speech
“Behind the negation of Israel’s existence, what is hiding is the hatred of Jews.”
French jihadi’s girlfriend posted about “infidels” going “to hell” hours before the attack
She is believed to have communicated with the killer via encrypted apps.
An Islamic university in Indonesia just banned the burqa
“Female students wearing the burqa, and radical groups, they are disturbing the teaching process.”
A New Exhibit Explores the Art and Identity of Queer Muslims
In 'The Third Muslim,' 15 queer Muslim and Islamic artists explore hard questions surrounding their identities.
Aditi Natasha Kini
Two more arrests made as British police focus on Westminster attacker's path to radicalization
The Turkish Man Who Sells Alcohol in Front of a Mosque
Inside his bar, just before the muezzin’s call for the noon prayer, Umit Dai made himself a fluorescent cocktail and spoke with me about his business’s imminent demise due to the rise of Turkey's conservative Islamist party.
Islamic State Burning Jordanian Pilot to Death Has No Basis in Islamic Law, Say Experts
Islamic clerics and legal scholars are condemning the Islamic State on jurisprudence grounds for the gruesome immolation video of Jordanian pilot, Moaz al Kasesbeh.
asia & pacific
First Day of Sydney Siege Inquest Reveals That a Hostage Was Killed by Police Fire
The opening day of the inquest confirmed media rumors that investigators found that fragments from police bullets killed Katrina Dawson, and raised questions about the gunfight that ended the siege.
France's Far-Right Struggles to Maintain a United Front After Paris Attacks
Divisions have erupted inside Marine Le Pen’s National Front party over a video comparing Islam to Nazi Germany and referring to a "fifth column" of extremists inside France.
asia & pacific
Australia's Rebels Motorcycle Gang Rejected the Sydney Siege Gunman for Being Irrational
The erratic character of Man Haron Monis has taken a new turn with revelations he tried to join Australia's biggest outlaw motorcycle gang.
A Mysterious Twitter Whistleblower Is Trying to Take Down the President of Turkey
An anonymous Twitter user has captivated Turkey with explosive revelations, including the claim that the country's president plotted terrorist-style attacks on civilians to frame his opponents.
Opinion and Analysis
Being Mad About Cartoons Was Not What Motivated the 'Charlie Hebdo' Murderers
The 'Charlie Hebdo' murderers were nothing more than glory seekers. To act as though taking offense at some cartoons was a reason for the killings is to do the work of Islamists for them.