Islamism

Tommy Robinson: Zionist puppet, Neocon Fraud and Wahhabist Stooge.

8 October 2013 15:56

If you ever want a laugh, read the websites of Britain’s collection of far-right political groupings. It is worth doing…

The LSE and the notorious t-shirt of hate

7 October 2013 17:03

The London School of Economics (LSE) has been in the news recently thanks to a certain ex-lecturer who was a…

Samuel Huntington’s ‘Clash of Civilizations’ is still upsetting the complacent

2 October 2013 10:53

It is twenty years since Samuel Huntington’s essay ‘The Clash of Civilizations?’ was first published in Foreign Affairs. On Monday…

Ignoring Islamic terrorism didn’t make it go away

23 September 2013 17:08

Not so long ago politicians were hailing the end of al-Qaeda and the global jihad movement. By the middle of…

Why does David Cameron refuse to admit that the terrorist attack in Nairobi is linked to Islam?

23 September 2013 15:51

Do you know the name of Muhammed’s mother? No, me neither. I can manage the names of two of his…

No, Mr Cameron. The Kenyan massacre is all about Islamism

23 September 2013 15:42

Here we go again. A group of Islamist terrorists armed with guns and grenades head into a shopping mall in…

The silence of our friends – the extinction of Christianity in the Middle East

23 September 2013 9:31

The last month and a half has seen perhaps the worst anti-Christian violence in Egypt in seven centuries, with dozens…

British jihadis, go to Yemen

4 August 2013 13:13

The British embassy in Yemen is to be closed for a couple of days because the Americans have got wind…

Tunisia is not following Egypt’s path

1 August 2013 16:01

In recent days Tunisia has seen major unrest after the assassination of opposition leader Mohamed Brahmi. Faced with growing unrest…

Freeing terrorists for peace?

30 July 2013 14:16

Amid all the bloodshed in Egypt and Syria at the moment the fact that the Israelis and Palestinians are once…

Mehdi Hasan and the EDL

30 July 2013 10:17

At the weekend I was on the BBC TV programme Sunday Morning Live. We discussed pilgrimages and the ethics of…

The EU fails to ban Hezbollah

23 July 2013 20:34

As though the sunny weather and the royal baby were not enough, here comes yet more good news. The European Union…

Islamists may turn into capitalists. Then again they may not

18 July 2013 18:12

A number of columnists have written recently about how we have all misunderstood ‘the Arab Spring’. Most prevalent among them…

Cant phrase of the moment: community cohesion

28 June 2013 11:24

Ever since the Woolwich murder I’ve noticed an upsurge in the use of what is now my least favourite cant…

Keith Vaz and Salman Rushdie

28 June 2013 10:49

As an addendum to yesterday’s post I thought I might remind readers of something about Keith Vaz. The chairman of…

20% of all terrorist convictions in this country can be linked back to Anjem Choudary's al-Muhajiroun network. Picture: Getty

Jane Austen! Why can’t we have Anjem Choudary on the new ten pound note?

25 June 2013 17:18

I see that they have gone for Jane Austen as the face of the new ten pound note, after a…

Sadiq Khan has unwittingly highlighted the problem of Islamic extremism

24 June 2013 12:46

Sadiq Khan MP had a piece in the Telegraph last week attacking an excellent piece by Charles Moore in the…

In defence of paranoid hysteria

22 June 2013 15:56

Compare a democracy to a dictatorship and world-weary chuckles follow. The last thing a citizen can do in true tyrannies…

‘Jihad!’

19 June 2013 15:32

I don’t think, so far as I can remember, that I have ever previously found any sympathy with the sayings…

Charles Moore has it just right on Woolwich

15 June 2013 18:51

There is a terrific piece in today’s Telegraph by Charles Moore which I very much recommend. It is titled ‘Woolwich…