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Posts Tagged: Koran

November 10, 2016 11:55 am
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Muslim-Zionist Activist: ‘Antisemitism Is the Norm in the Islamic Community, But the World Will Come to Realize Its Mistake About Israel’

Antisemitism and Israel-hatred is the norm among Muslims, including in the United States, even though the Koran can be read as a "Zionist text," a devout...

February 14, 2016 3:48 am
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Nothing Abides: Perspectives on the Middle East and Islam (REVIEW)

Nothing Abides: Perspectives on the Middle East and Islam, by Daniel Pipes. Transaction Publishers, 2015. More doggedly than any other expert on Middle East affairs Daniel...

January 16, 2015 9:34 am
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Averting Islamophobia

The Koran contains passages that espouse peace and comity. It is theses passages, perhaps, that have enabled Presidents Bush and Obama, and several foreign political...

April 9, 2014 7:12 am
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Islamic Jihad and the Doctrine of Abrogation

While other scriptures contain contradictions, the Koran is the only holy book whose commentators have evolved a doctrine to account for the very visible shifts...

March 27, 2014 10:05 am
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Western Ignorance of the ‘Conditions of Omar’

A jihadi group occupying the Syrian town of Raqqa recently gave Christian minorities living there three choices: 1) convert to Islam, 2) remain Christian but...

July 14, 2013 10:44 am
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Israel’s National Library Exhibits 30 Ancient Koran Manuscripts to Celebrate Ramadan

Israel's National Library has curated a special digital display of 30 rare Koran manuscripts that date from the 9th through the 19th centuries to mark the...

June 28, 2013 4:33 pm
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Anti-Islamist Activist Hirsi Ali: Arab Leaders Believe ‘Reaching a Two-State Solution is to Betray God’

Writer and activist Ayaan Hirsi Ali offered some frank words on the prospect for peace between the Israelis and Palestinians in a wide-ranging interview with...

June 23, 2013 3:37 pm
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Bizarre: Comedian Stewart Accused of Making Fun of Koran With ’40 Years in the Desert’ Joke (VIDEO)

American comedian Jon Stewart is stirring the proverbial pot as usual--but this time he's doing it halfway around the world. Appearing on controversial Egyptian TV satirist...

March 28, 2013 1:29 pm
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A 21st Century Exodus: IDF Spokeswoman Was Raised in Egypt, Taught to Hate Jews

Dina Ovadia is 22, and like many Israelis her age is serving in the IDF, in her case in the Spokesperson's Unit. Yet as little...

June 26, 2012 2:02 pm
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The Evils of the Muslim Brotherhood

Egypt's longtime banned Muslim Brotherhood—the parent organization of nearly every subsequent Islamist movement, including al-Qaeda—has just won the nation's presidency, in the name of its...

June 5, 2012 3:18 pm
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Muslims Slaughter Convert to Christianity in Tunisia (GRAPHIC VIDEO)

Liberal talk show host Tawfiq Okasha recently appeared on "Egypt Today" airing a video of Muslims slicing a young man's head off for the...

March 26, 2012 5:05 pm
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Time for Christian Leadership to Stand Up Against Violent Muslim Acts

One of the great scandals of the past few decades is the manner in which would-be Christian peacemakers have failed to confront the...

September 24, 2011 8:45 pm
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The Real Iran

In a globalized world where debate and diplomacy predominate, there is one sure way to discern the sincerity of any particular government: see how it...

September 23, 2011 12:35 pm
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The Elevator Interview – Elie Wiesel (Exclusive)

AJ: As a Holocaust survivor and Jewish activist, what do you think Jews could or should be doing for our continued, proud survival? EW: The primary...

Features

Israel’s Wine Industry Grows Better With Age

JNS.org - Israeli winemakers say that, just like the beverage they produce, their industry is growing better with age. More than...

Singer and Actress Gives Her Voice to Jewish and Black Cultures

Tatiana Wechsler will likely go down as the only actress to belt out a showstopper in a Yiddish musical, and...

Netanyahu Trip Comes as Israel-India Defense and Tech Ties Continue to Grow

JNS.org - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s visit to India is occurring against the...

World

American UN Ambassador Haley: Palestinians ‘Not Serious in Truly Gett...

The Palestinians are “not serious in truly getting to peace” with Israel, US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said...

Israel

Israel Puts Terror Tunnel Discovered Under Gaza Border on Display

The IDF brought journalists on Thursday to film a two-kilometer (1.25 mile) tunnel dug by terrorists from the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip to Israel, saying it was putting the construction on...

Middle East

Jordan Says Israel Apologizes for Deaths of Two Jordanians at Embassy

Jordan said on Thursday that Israel had formally apologized for the deaths of two of its citizens killed by an Israeli security guard last July in an incident that soured...

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