Should cartels be labeled foreign terrorist organizations?
WASHINGTON (SBG) – The murder of nine women and children, possibly at the hands of cartels in Mexico, has lawmakers on Capitol Hill trying to figure out how Washington can step in and help. One of the top Senate Republicans thinks designating the cartels as a foreign terrorist organization could be the answer. I'm having my staff check whether or not Mexican cartels are terrorist organizations within the confines of U. S. law, if not I'd like to make them,” said Sen. Lindsey…
Why Supervisor Stefani wanted to declare NRA a domestic terrorist organization [San Francisco...
Sep. 21–San Francisco Supervisor Catherine Stefani certainly made a big splash with her resolution, passed unanimously this month by the board, declaring the National Rifle Association a domestic terrorist organization. Not surprisingly, reaction was polarized, with some praising her as a hero
North Texas Man Sentenced to 20 Years for Conspiring to Provide Material Support to a Foreign...
A North Texas man was sentenced today to 240 months in federal prison for conspiring to provide material support to Lashkar-e-Taiba, a Pakistani-based foreign terrorist organization also known as LeT, announced Assistant Attorney General John C. Demers of National Security and U.S. Attorney Erin Nealy Cox for the Northern District of Texas.
Hamas and Islamic Jihad are Terrorist Organizations and Should be Treated as Such
The Middle East scholar, Daniel Pipes, observing that Israel's leaders shy away from victory, writes: "The only way for the conflict to be resolved is for one side to give up."
North Texas man gets 20 years for aiding terrorist organization
Sewell pleaded guilty in May to the charges which include conspiring to provide material support to Lashkar-e-Taiba, also known as LeT.
What happens when you confuse a bookstore for a terrorist organization » MobyLives
Last weekend an independent bookstore in Denver's Englewood neighborhood was vandalized because of a mistaken association with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, aka ISIS. The bookstore's name? As a Shelf Awareness report notes, it's Isis Books and Gifts. The store, which specializes…
10 Left-Wing Terrorist Organizations From Around The World
Terrorism takes many forms and is not easily defined. Today’s fundamentalist terrorist movement in the Middle East may have sprung from far-right
QUESTION: Should Mexican drug cartels be labeled as a 'foreign terrorist organization?'
Don't see the poll? Click here to vote... ___. Suspect arrested over slaying of 9 in Mexico. By The Associated Press. GALEANA, Mexico (AP) — Criminal investigators in northern Mexico say a suspect has been arrested and is under investigation for possible connections with the deaths of nine U. S. citizens — three women and six children — slaughtered Monday when cartel gunmen ambushed their vehicles.
What's next for Alabama teen cleared of aiding terrorist organizations?
(WBMA) - In St. Clair County, Alabama, a rally took place in support of a teenager cleared of aiding terrorist organizations.Peyton Pruitt, 19, was found not guilty by reason of mental defect.Pruitt will either be confined to a state hospital, placed in a
Former Antifa member asks students if group should be considered a terrorist organization. Survey...
Should Vero Beach City Council discuss San Francisco's claim NRA is terrorist organization?
Could Mayor Val Zudans' blunt letter to San Francisco supervisors, rebuttal column, Facebook chatter distract City Council from serving residents?
The ISIS Correspondent: How the Times’ Rukmini Callimachi Learned to Cover Her Devastating Beat
From the time ISIS rose to become the most infamous terrorist organization on Earth, no reporter has done more to explain and expose the group than The ...
How Many Muslims Are Serving in US Military?
Muslim military members have served in conflicts as early as the Civil War.
As a Muslim, how do I tell my child the new president doesn’t like us?
Donald Trump’s victory has led to a surge in anti-Muslim feeling in the US. Explain that to a nine-year-old
I’m a Muslim, not a terrorist. So why did the NYPD spy on me for years?
I’d long suspected local cops were spying on innocent Muslims. But the extent of their surveillance surpassed my worst fears.
American Muslim teens learn to disarm Islamophobia
As Islamophobia spreads fear and distrust in many parts of the country, 27 American Muslim youths, ages 12 to 18, gathered at the Islamic Society of Chester County in West Chester to learn how to counteract bullying and how to correct misconceptions about their faith.
A Muslim family were kicked off an United Airlines flight for ‘how they looked’
A United Airlines pilot asked a Muslim family of five to leave a plane before it took off, citing "safety" issues. Eaman-Amy Saad Shebley, her husband and three young children were about to take off on a flight bound for Washington at a Chicago airport when the pilot asked them to get off the aircraft. The family had enquired earlier whether the air stewardess could provide five-point harness safety seats for their children. Two videos filmed by Ms Shebley show the air stewardess…
Why Judge Robart Blocked the Muslim Ban: There’s No Legal Way to Implement an Illegal Order
It’s over—for now. On Friday night, U.S. District Judge James Robart blocked the entirety of Donald Trump’s de facto Muslim ban from taking effect. His ...
Top L.A. County sheriff's official sent emails mocking Muslims, blacks, Latinos and women
A top Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department official forwarded emails with jokes containing derogatory stereotypes of Muslims, blacks, Latinos, women and
What we don't know about Europe's Muslim kids
As the child of an Afghan mother and Pakistani father raised in Norway, Deeyah Khan knows what it's like to be a young person stuck between your community and your country. In this powerful, emotional talk, the filmmaker unearths the rejection and isolation felt by many Muslim kids growing up in the West -- and the deadly consequences of not embracing our youth before extremist groups do.