jihad http://mrc.org/taxonomy/term/2814/all en Islam’s Media Apologists Keep Excusing, Ignoring Violence http://mrc.org/articles/islams-media-apologists-keep-excusing-ignoring-violence <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> U.S. press routinely downplays violence in Islam, hypes American ‘Islamophobia.’ </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/lauren-thompson">Lauren Thompson</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>On Sept. 11, 2012, riots erupted in Egypt, Libya and now Yemen, ostensibly over what the media call an anti-Muslim Youtube video made in America. In Bengazi, <a href="http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/09/13/us-protests-idUSBRE88C0J320120913">militants murdered the United States ambassador to Libya and three U.S. diplomats</a>.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/islams-media-apologists-keep-excusing-ignoring-violence" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Faith International Islamification Patriotism Politics Islam jihad Libya Muslim Brotherhood Fri, 14 Sep 2012 15:07:24 +0000 matt.philbin 41233 at http://mrc.org New York Times pro-Islamic Complaint Relies on Group That Got $7 Million from Soros http://mrc.org/articles/new-york-times-pro-islamic-complaint-relies-group-got-7-million-soros <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/dan-gainor">Dan Gainor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Only the politically correct media could think a film about the dangers of radical Islam would be controversial … in New York City, the city of the World Trade Center attack by radical Islamists.</p><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>But that's exactly the case, as The New York Times has written seven separate pieces - including an op-ed and an editorial - on the ''firestorm'' over the movie ''The Third Jihad.'' The editorial, headlined ''Hate Film,'' criticized the New York Police Department's ''decision to show a hate-filled film about Muslims to more than 1,400 city police officers.''</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/new-york-times-pro-islamic-complaint-relies-group-got-7-million-soros" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture attacking called center Editorial film funded Islam jihad muslim open paper radical social society soros support york Tue, 31 Jan 2012 21:19:00 +0000 38736 at http://mrc.org Soros-Funded Group Behind Course for Journalists That Downplays 'Jihad' http://mrc.org/articles/soros-funded-group-behind-course-journalists-downplays-jihad <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/iris-somberg">Iris Somberg</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>A new course on Islam designed for journalists tries to minimize the impact and importance of ''jihad'' by comparing it to the number of murders in America each year. That same course claims ''right-wing activists'' tried to tie American Muslims to terrorism and doesn't mention examples of Islamic attacks on press freedom.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/soros-funded-group-behind-course-journalists-downplays-jihad" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Education Faith Islamification activists america american foundation foundations funded groups Islam islamic jihad Journalists knight law million muhammad muslim Muslims open people received report shariah society soros western year Thu, 29 Sep 2011 18:34:00 +0000 admin 2126 at http://mrc.org Speak No Evil: Networks Obscure Deadly Extremism of Muslim Brotherhood http://mrc.org/eye-culture/speak-no-evil-networks-obscure-deadly-extremism-muslim-brotherhood <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/erin-brown">Erin Brown</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <div class="field-label-inline"> By</div> <a href="/author/matt-philbin">Matt Philbin</a> </div> </div> </div> <ul> <li>ABC, NBC and CBS news programs have mentioned the Muslim Brotherhood 135 times in 17 years, but only linked them to fundamentalist Islam 37 percent of the time. </li> <li>Just since the unrest in Egypt began in January, they've mentioned the Brotherhood 85 times, and decreased how often they report the nature of the group - just 32 percent of those stories mentioned the group's extremism. </li> </ul> <p><a href="http://mrc.org/eye-culture/speak-no-evil-networks-obscure-deadly-extremism-muslim-brotherhood" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Eye on Culture MRC Culture 1993 2011 abc bombing bradley broadcast brotherhood Cairo cbs center Egypt egyptian Extremism feb fundamentalist government group groups Hamas Islam islamic Israel jihad leader leaders linked March members mentioned middle moderate mubarak muslim NBC network networks news organization party peaceful percent political president radical religious roots stories Today trade viewers violence violent world years Wed, 02 Mar 2011 19:49:00 +0000 admin 31526 at http://mrc.org YouTube Jihad: American Terror Imam Reaching Muslim Youth Online http://mrc.org/articles/youtube-jihad-american-terror-imam-reaching-muslim-youth-online <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/alana-goodman">Alana Goodman</a> </div> </div> </div> <p ><em>(Updated 9/1/2010 to include comment from YouTube)</em></p> <br /> <p >He may be playing hide-and-seek from drone missiles in the caves of <st1:country-region w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">Yemen</st1:place></st1:country-region>, but Al Qaeda cleric Anwar Al-Awlaki is still attempting to poison the minds of young American Muslims through the use of YouTube and other social media.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/youtube-jihad-american-terror-imam-reaching-muslim-youth-online" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Faith imam jihad RadicalIslam socialnetworking Terrorism YouTube Tue, 31 Aug 2010 04:00:00 +0000 admin 28899 at http://mrc.org