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Yes, You Can Tell the Truth About Jihad Violence in Britain (As Long As You’re For It)

Why I'm banned from entering the UK but Saudi cleric Mohammed al-Arifi is not.

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Robert Spencer

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July 1, 2013 - 1:00 pm
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When he learned that Pamela Geller and I had been banned from entering Great Britain, Roger Kimball wrote in a marvelous PJ Media piece titled “Free Speech Dies in UK” that what Geller and I do is “speak out against the intolerance of Islam,”  and for that, we are not welcome in a country where recently a British soldier was “hacked to death by Muslim fanatics.” He summed up the situation in a single phrase: “the irony of the situation is rich.” And since then, it has gotten even richer than that.

Kimball succinctly summed up the Leftist mindset behind the ban:

Disagree with me and I’ll have you named an enemy of the state. Entertain views that conflict with the dominant left-wing narrative and I’ll see to it that you are branded a hate monger and are ostracized (or worse). Say or write something I don’t like and I’ll pretend you did something criminal: I’ll deliberately confuse the expression of opinion and criminal behavior so that the expression of opinion blends seamlessly into criminal behavior….Pamela Geller and Robert Spencer say and write things the timid,  politically correct bureaucrats who run Britain don’t and they’re declared pariahs.

The British Home Office was kind enough to spell out which of my views and opinions were so unacceptable as to make it “not conducive to the public good” for me to enter the country. The Home Office’s letter stated that I said this:

… the Prophet Muhammad said that when the Muslims fight the Jews, each and every stone and tree will say: Oh Muslim, oh servant of Allah, there is a Jew behind me, come and kill him…

I have to admit that the Home Office has a point. After all, to suggest that Muhammad, the prophet of Islam, whom Islamic scholar Karen Armstrong has likened to Gandhi, called for the genocide of the Jews – clearly such a thing would be morally abhorrent. Theresa May, the British Home secretary, almost certainly has been told again and again that Islam teaches tolerance of Jews and Christians as “People of the Book.” Saying that Muhammad told Muslims to kill Jews would be hateful! Islamophobic!

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It is so sad there is no leadership in this country. Cameron came in as a conservative and has been anything BUT. He loves bho which is his first mistake. He is a poor leader and should be replaced. He has the nerve to stand before the people and lie. He is a fraud as Americas leadership is. I wasn't a big fan of Blair however he had principles. This clown has none. Much like America's leadership. Cameron is a jerk and a fraud. DO ME A FAVOR Cameron don't you dare stand as a conservative YOU SIR ARE NO MARGARET THATCHER. Your a disgrace as it stands you could be a dem in America. SHAME ON YOU CAMERON.
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Muslims don't run the UK - YET. And YET is the operative word. However their willing bedfellows the Left Wing moonbats (oh and there are virtually 100% Left wing moonbats who run the UK as a result of DECADES of brainwashing in Schools Colleges and Universities by a thoroughly INFILTRATED Academia just like you have in the USA ). They are also fully supported by the FemiNAZIS, the Green NAZI LBGT lobby Blacks Asians and all the other shades of NON citizens who flock to the UK for the FREE health Service and Food and Housing that is on offer there .
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With each passing incident caused by muslims that was enabled by dhimmis, Breivik earns points towards a hero status that surpasses the fraud Mandela.

Mmmmm, I can feel the rage boiling because of that statement
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MUSLIMS are NOT the problem, the problem is the people that support, side with and appease the muslims. How short are your bloody memories, remember Chamberlain, Hitler? Google and read Churchill's speech he gave about muslims at the end of the 19th century, that's right, 19th century.
The problem is within, the enemy within. Get rid of them by whatever means necessary or eventually lose everything, it's that simple.
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Mr. Spencer, you are a treasure. I've got a couple of your books and you awakened me from my stupor about what Islam really is. All you do is quote the koran and that alone is enough to get you banned in the UK. What happened to the nation of Churchill?

Europe had better stop importing hatred, murder and mayhem. They need to have an all out media blitz against Islam now, or it will get far worse down the road.
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Bravo, Mr. Spencer!

Use the megaphone that David Cameron and Theresa May, the UK government handed you to maximum effect. I know that there are Brits who have never heard of you before and are now curious to see what all the fuss is about, and are visiting Jihad Watch for the first time.

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Personally, I would not wish to go to the UK or any other islamic country.
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It is so sad there is no leadership in this country. Cameron came in as a conservative and has been anything BUT. He loves bho which is his first mistake. He is a poor leader and should be replaced. He has the nerve to stand before the people and lie. He is a fraud as Americas leadership is. I wasn't a big fan of Blair however he had principles. This clown has none. Much like America's leadership. Cameron is a jerk and a fraud. DO ME A FAVOR Cameron don't you dare stand as a conservative YOU SIR ARE NO MARGARET THATCHER. Your a disgrace as it stands you could be a dem in America. SHAME ON YOU CAMERON.
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NO JEWS ALLOWED - in UK PART 2;
Kansas Jewish Man Refused Entry into Britain
Chip Cantor, 23, was detained for over 9 hours – apparently due to customs agent's anti-Semitism. ....traveling to Britain to visit and gain summer work experience, and to participate in a fundraiser for a child who has cancer. He left Kansas City on Wednesday, May 29, landed in Britain after 10 p.m. London time and waited in line to go through customs..... she saw the Israel stamps in his passport. ...detained & held 9 hours...a woman who was wearing a burka came to the cell to photograph him,” ..fingerprinted as well...then threatened, insulted and DEPORTED like prisoner
http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/169483#.UdMWRqyDn-A
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NO JEWS ALLOWED!!! England has long history of Jewhate and Arabophilia.
Hope they do enjoy living under sharia. No Music, No Alcohol, ETC - see the sign at the link below------ Muslims will openly LIE to you and say "OH sharia is only for us to abide" - but it's not true - they are enforcing it on UK citizens by THUG rule in their enclaves- not British LAWS but Islamic law- they also have a long history of conquest by colonization


http://creepingsharia.wordpress.com/2013/07/01/cops-arrest-edl-leaders-for-entering-islamic-no-go-zone-in-london/
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And where were you all, when Dr. Savage was banned from Britain, for the same reasons? I heard nothing then.
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The leftists have been destroying our societies ability to freely discuss issues , and respect for the rights of others.
Without these important abilities(important characteristics of formerly free countries) disputes will end up being solved with violence.
The left should never be in charge of anything - they'll turn it to sh**,
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The Western Left is like AIDS with regards to our societies and nation states.
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Muslims don't run the UK - YET. And YET is the operative word. However their willing bedfellows the Left Wing moonbats (oh and there are virtually 100% Left wing moonbats who run the UK as a result of DECADES of brainwashing in Schools Colleges and Universities by a thoroughly INFILTRATED Academia just like you have in the USA ). They are also fully supported by the FemiNAZIS, the Green NAZI LBGT lobby Blacks Asians and all the other shades of NON citizens who flock to the UK for the FREE health Service and Food and Housing that is on offer there .
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Thankfully there are some of us left who ARE pre[ared to go out on the streets mate.
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We know of the EDL! God Bless you!
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Thankfully, indeed. EDL Buck. Keep up the good work. Us Yanks will do what we can to support you And that may be considerable if.when push comes to shove.

We've got our own considerable problems over here which are not much different form yours, but we also havent been disarmed, and our privately owned arsenal is substantial.
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