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Andrew G. Bostom

Andrew Bostom (http://www.andrewbostom.org/blog/) is the author of The Legacy of Jihad: Islamic Holy War and the Fate of Non-Muslims (2005/2008) and The Legacy of Islamic Antisemitism: From Sacred Texts to Solemn History (2008).
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Benghazi and Willful Sharia Blindness

Friday, November 16th, 2012 - by Andrew G. Bostom

A failure to recognize the motives of sharia supporters left the U.S. caught off-guard by a terror attack. Again.

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Free Speech, Muhammad’s Character — And Ours

Saturday, October 6th, 2012 - by Andrew G. Bostom

Following violent Muslim reactions to the amateurish Innocence of Muslims video, international and domestic Islamic agendas are openly converging with vehement calls for universal application of Islamic blasphemy law.

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Geller Agonistes — Truth in Advertising About the Jihad Against Israel

Sunday, September 30th, 2012 - by Andrew G. Bostom

"In any war between the civilized man and the savage, support the civilized man."

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Spring Time for Sharia in Araby

Monday, September 17th, 2012 - by Andrew G. Bostom

A review of PJM columnist Andrew C. McCarthy’s timely and essential Spring Fever: The Illusion of Islamic Democracy. (Also read McCarthy: Spring Fever: Obama Can't Be Cured.)

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Abedin Family Journal Promoted Muslim Brotherhood Views

Saturday, August 4th, 2012 - by Andrew G. Bostom

The journal Huma Abedin and her family edited adopted the goals and ideas of the Muslim Brotherhood.

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Accurate Muhammad Film Coming?

Friday, June 22nd, 2012 - by Andrew G. Bostom

A courageous ex-terrorist is committed to the dangerous project.

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Educating Conservatives About Sharia’s Threat

Monday, June 18th, 2012 - by Andrew G. Bostom

An ignorant column spurs much-needed discussion.

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CAIR-Michigan Executive Director Attacks Jews in Two Speeches

Thursday, June 7th, 2012 - by Andrew G. Bostom

Most importantly, he got his Islam right.

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Teaching Muslim Children Jihad and Jew-Hatred in Toronto … Correctly?

Thursday, May 10th, 2012 - by Andrew G. Bostom

Left out of the news coverage? That the teachings were Islamically correct.

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Understanding the Jihad Against Israel and America

Friday, June 24th, 2011 - by Andrew G. Bostom

The transcript of my speech today at the national meeting of ACT for America.

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From Ancient Appeasement to Modern Dhimmitude

Friday, April 1st, 2011 - by Andrew G. Bostom

A review of Bruce Thornton’s The Wages of Appeasement. A timely and necessary book, as we flounder in Libya.

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Will Conservative Media Elites Defend Lars Hedegaard?

Monday, January 10th, 2011 - by Andrew G. Bostom

It is long past time for our media figures to pay attention to the "hate speech" prosecutions of our brethren in Denmark.

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See No Sharia

Friday, December 24th, 2010 - by Andrew G. Bostom

"Mindslaughter,” historian Robert Conquest's term for delusive Western apologetics regarding the ideology of Communism, is an apt term for today's Western sharia apologists.

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The New Republic’s Sharia Whitewash

Friday, November 5th, 2010 - by Andrew G. Bostom

TNR publishes a shamefully ignorant essay condemning those who "demonize" sharia, Iraq’s Grand Ayatollah Ali Sistani, and Iran's Grand Ayatollah Ali Montazeri.

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Geert Wilders, Western Sages, and Totalitarian Islam

Monday, October 18th, 2010 - by Andrew G. Bostom

Wilders has joined with the centuries of distinguished scholars who reached the exact same conclusions about Islam back when it was politically acceptable to voice such concerns.

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Mainstream Islam Rejects Freedom of Conscience

Thursday, September 23rd, 2010 - by Andrew G. Bostom

The Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC) will be meeting in Chicago later this month, sponsoring a program promoting values antithetical to the U.S. Constitution.

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‘Diversity’ Perversity: NY Schools Teaching Whitewashed Islamic History

Tuesday, September 7th, 2010 - by Andrew G. Bostom

From the Regents exam grading guide: "Award 1 credit (up to a maximum of 2 credits) for each different way Islam improved the lives of people in Spain."

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The Cordoba House and the Myth of Cordoban ‘Ecumenism’

Thursday, September 2nd, 2010 - by Andrew G. Bostom

The "Golden Age" of pluralistic Muslim rule, alluded to by Rauf's proposed mosque title, has been thoroughly debunked by historians.

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McChrystal, Tocqueville, and the Koran: The Postmodern ‘COINage’ of a Failed Policy

Tuesday, June 29th, 2010 - by Andrew G. Bostom

References to the Koran are all-but-missing from "COIN," our counterinsurgency strategy in Afghanistan. In contrast, 150 years ago, Alexis de Tocqueville knew better.

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Mas-Kom-Ya, Erdogan, and Turkey’s Islamic Jew Hatred

Thursday, June 17th, 2010 - by Andrew G. Bostom

Prime minister Erdogan's posture toward Israel and Jews represents the apotheosis of Islamic Jew hatred manifest in Turkey for a half-millennium.

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NPR: All Things Considered … Except Evidence — and Scholarship.

Thursday, March 25th, 2010 - by Andrew G. Bostom

The show airs material from an unpublished, unscholarly book claiming Islam spent centuries as a non-violent, "contemplative" religion. Then the show cuts short Andrew Bostom's rebuttal.

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Silencing the Jews

Thursday, March 18th, 2010 - by Andrew G. Bostom

"Moderate" Muslim Tarek Fatah follows Islamic tradition when he objects to a synagogue holding a discussion regarding Muhammad's child bride. How dare the Jews slander the prophet!

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Qaddafi, Wilders, and the Jihad Against Switzerland

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010 - by Andrew G. Bostom

Qaddafi's declaration of jihad against Switzerland is an action with centuries of precedence within Islam.

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Jihad and Genocidal Islamic Anti-Semitism in Shi’ite Iran, Part Three

Sunday, February 7th, 2010 - by Andrew G. Bostom

Islamic anti-Semitism, from Muhammad to Ahmadinejad. (This is Part Three of a three-part series. Part One is here; Part Two is here )

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Jihad and Genocidal Islamic Anti-Semitism in Shi’ite Iran, Part Two

Friday, February 5th, 2010 - by Andrew G. Bostom

From jihad, to dhimmitude, to “uncleanliness.” (This is Part Two of a three-part series. Part One is here.)

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