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Khomeini Celebrated in … Kansas City. On July 4.

Friday, July 1st, 2011 - by Patrick Poole

Iranian front group Muslim Congress holds its annual convention honoring the Islamic regime.

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Shock: Dept. of Defense Vindicates Fort Hood Killer

Tuesday, June 21st, 2011 - by Patrick Poole

U.S. Army tacitly endorses a religiously bigoted position: it is fine for Muslim service members to kill non-Muslims, but killing Muslims is grounds for an honorable discharge.

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PJM Exclusive: Georgetown U. Received $325,000 Funneled Through Terror Front Group

Tuesday, June 14th, 2011 - by Patrick Poole

Internal emails and faxes document the university’s collusion with the 56-nation Organization of the Islamic Conference to promote criminalizing “Islamophobia.”

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Once Again, FBI’s ‘Muslim Outreach’ Welcomes Terror-Tied Man

Saturday, June 4th, 2011 - by Patrick Poole

Despite knowing the Hamas ties of Kifah Mustapha, the FBI gave him a guided tour of a top-secret counterterrorism center and access to classified investigative techniques. (And don't miss: "Islamic terrorist Adam Gadahn: Buy ‘fully automatic weapons’ at gun show, kill Americans.")

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See No Evil: Challenging the Narrative on Homegrown Islamic Terrorism

Sunday, May 22nd, 2011 - by Patrick Poole

A review of Erick Stakelbeck’s The Terrorist Next Door: How the Government is Deceiving You about the Islamist Threat.

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(PJM Exclusive) Holder’s DOJ Scuttled More Terror-Related Prosecutions

Thursday, April 28th, 2011 - by Patrick Poole

Congressional sources disclose further revelations. Is more Bush blame and media blackout on the way?

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Obama Empire Strikes Back on My PJM ‘Holdergate’ Reporting: ‘We Blame Bush!’

Tuesday, April 19th, 2011 - by Patrick Poole

DOJ defends stopping terror finance prosecutions of Islamic leaders by falling back to an old chestnut; Congress is already asking questions.

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(UPDATED) DOJ Source: Gov’t Muslim ‘Outreach’ Jeopardized Active Terror Investigations

Monday, April 18th, 2011 - by Patrick Poole

(UPDATE: Rep. Peter King demands answers following Poole's previous article on this topic.) An explosive, must-read interview brings sunlight to our counterproductive "outreach" programs. The case of the missing Somali men from Minneapolis highlights the failure and the absurdity.

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(PJM Exclusive) Did Obama and Holder Scuttle Terror Finance Prosecutions?

Thursday, April 14th, 2011 - by Patrick Poole

High-level source concedes DOJ let off CAIR co-founders and others for political reasons.

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(PJM Exclusive) DOJ Memo Confirms Terrorists Have Crossed the Border

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011 - by Patrick Poole

PJM reveals a court filing showing that federal prosecutors have admitted a terror threat involving an Al-Shabaab human smuggler who claimed asylum.

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Why Do Islamic Groups Fear Hearings on Islamic Radicalization?

Wednesday, March 9th, 2011 - by Patrick Poole

Because they are the radicalization problem. (Patrick Poole will be covering Thursday's hearings live on PJTV. And don't miss this PJTV FLASHBACK: "Roger Simon calls for congressional hearing on censorship of Islamic terminology")

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Dar Al-Hijrah: D.C.’s Own Terror Factory

Thursday, March 3rd, 2011 - by Patrick Poole

For his congressional hearings on Islamic radicalization, Rep. Peter King doesn’t need to look far for examples.

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2010: The Year of Islamist Infiltration

Thursday, December 30th, 2010 - by Patrick Poole

Appeasement and outreach are no match for the enemy’s civilizational jihad.

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Congressional Muslim Staffers Hosted Second Al-Qaeda Cleric on Capitol Hill

Thursday, October 14th, 2010 - by Patrick Poole

The group previously hosted the now-wanted al-Qaeda cleric Anwar al-Awlaki in the weeks after 9/11.

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Sources Confirm: Ohio Al-Shabaab Jihadist Killed in Somalia

Tuesday, September 21st, 2010 - by Patrick Poole

Just last week, a Columbus newspaper assured readers there were no local Somali jihadist recruits.

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Al-Awlaki Led Prayer Services for Congressional Muslim Staffers Association After 9/11 (PJM Exclusive)

Thursday, September 16th, 2010 - by Patrick Poole

The terrorist now subject to a "kill or capture" order was welcomed in D.C. immediately after 9/11. He is far from the only terrorist welcomed by the CMSA.

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The Muslim Student Association’s Terror Problem

Friday, August 20th, 2010 - by Patrick Poole

Why do top MSA leaders keep joining terror groups and involving themselves in terror plots?

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Terror Alerts Confirm PJM Reporting on Hamas Fundraiser’s Scheduled Memphis Event

Friday, August 6th, 2010 - by Patrick Poole

A Memphis newspaper refuses to discuss its article describing PJM's report as inaccurate, despite confirmation from the FBI that PJM was absolutely correct.

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Blue Suede Jihad: PJM Gets the MSM Treatment

Saturday, July 10th, 2010 - by Patrick Poole

A Memphis mosque turns to its dinosaur media allies over a PJM story on a Hamas fundraiser’s scheduled appearance.

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Blue Suede Jihad: Major Hamas Fundraiser Welcomed in the Land of Elvis

Thursday, July 1st, 2010 - by Patrick Poole

Mohammed al-Hanooti raised six million dollars for Hamas. He is set to appear from July 13 through 15 at a mosque near the University of Memphis.

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Willful Blindness: Army Unprepared for Another Jihadist Attack

Monday, May 3rd, 2010 - by Patrick Poole

Military leaders are moving even further from readiness after the Ft. Hood massacre.

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Shock: Government ‘De-radicalization’ Expert on Terror Watch List

Monday, January 4th, 2010 - by Patrick Poole

How incompetent is the National Counterterrorism Center? They invited a notorious hatemonger to speak on de-radicalization.

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2009: Tipping Point for Domestic Terror?

Thursday, December 31st, 2009 - by Patrick Poole

Multiple terror plots, increased radicalization, and continued government incompetence bode ill for 2010. (Also read Ron Radosh: "A Foreign Policy Wish for the New Year")

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Al-Qaeda Somalia in U.S.: Supporters Blamed For Ohio Arson

Friday, November 20th, 2009 - by Patrick Poole

Leaders of a nonviolent Columbus mosque finger local al-Shabaab supporters — who want control of the mosque — for intimidation by arson.

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Why There Will Be More Military Base Shootings

Tuesday, November 10th, 2009 - by Patrick Poole

The Pentagon has yet to define a threat model to identify, let alone address, jihadism.

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