American Copts march in DC…

...and to nobody's surprise no police cards were defecated on. American Coptics braved the rain in the nation's capital Wednesday, demanding an investigation into recent violence that left 27 Christians in Egypt dead. Demonstrators argued that by giving money to Egypt, America is at least partially responsible for the deaths of Christians in Cairo. The … Continue reading American Copts march in DC…

Still nothing to see here, just dead Christians

Let's pretend that Romeo and Juliet was not a story of Capulet and Montague but was instead the story was of an Egyptian Muslim and an Egyptian Christian. It might have gone something like this: This incident was triggered by a relationship between 40-year-old Copt Ashraf Iskander and a Muslim woman. Yesterday a "reconciliation" meeting … Continue reading Still nothing to see here, just dead Christians

I’m sure these stories are totally unconnected

Following up on my previous post on Islam finds an interesting story on at Gates of Vienna, When civil order vanished from Egypt a few weeks ago, the Copts appealed to the army for protection. They were told that the military could not protect them, that they must protect themselves. And so they did, … Continue reading I’m sure these stories are totally unconnected

The media tells us who they fear

One of Rush Limbaugh's favorite lines about the media and the democrats is they will tell you who they fear by their reactions. One of the reason's why the media has no problem "calling out" the Tea Party without evidence and why they have no problem going after the Catholic Church is not only do … Continue reading The media tells us who they fear

Now THAT’S peacful Islam

As you know we go long on the dangers of radical Islam on this blog. It's a serious threat that we ignore at our peril. That being said it is just as important to note positive signs and this certainly qualifies After a New Year’s Eve attack against Coptic Christian Churches in Egypt, there was … Continue reading Now THAT’S peacful Islam

The attacks on Christians continue…

And as the terror attacks come, so does the attempt to blame anybody but the true killers: Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak was one of the first to muddy the waters, claiming that “foreign hands… a terrorist operation that is alien to us,” rather than homegrown jihadists, carried out the attack. “All of Egypt is targeted,” … Continue reading The attacks on Christians continue…

An interesting parallel

Although I cast doubt upon the veracity of Ahmed Aboul Gheit claim concerning the president. I see an interesting parallel between the tactics. In Egypt we have this story via Pajamas Media: The head of the Coptic Church in Egypt has rejected a court ruling that orders the church to allow divorced Copts to remarry … Continue reading An interesting parallel