The gay rights problem isn’t with Qatar, it’s with Islam

Nov 28, 2022 by

by Tom Lennie, TCW: […]  The Western world deems it unacceptable that any nation should in any way hinder the free expression of same-sex or transgender values. Qatar officials, for their part, sought to reassure fans ‘of any...

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As World Cup Opens, Qatar’s Religious Freedom Violations Come under Scrutiny

Nov 22, 2022 by

by Dan Hart, Washington Stand: As the World Cup soccer tournament kicks off this week — the most watched sporting event in the world — host country Qatar has come under increasing scrutiny because of its restrictions on religious freedom...

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Qatar’s austere form of Islam under scrutiny from the press as World Cup kicks off

Nov 21, 2022 by

by Ruth Peacock, Religion Media Centre: The World Cup has opened in Qatar, the first Muslim-led country to host this event. Journalist Amardeep Bassey, who has trained journalists preparing to cover the tournament, says it has been mired...

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Police plea to drop the words Islamist and Islamism

Nov 16, 2022 by

from Religion Media Centre: The National Association of Muslim Police is calling on the Home Office and police to drop the terms “Islamist” and “Islamism” because of the direct link to Islamophobia. It says that counter terrorism policing...

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The tragedy of Telford’s girls

Oct 26, 2022 by

by Ed West, Wrong Side of History: […] Telford is not going on the UNESCO list any time soon. Like most town planning from the late 20th century, it was designed around the car, and its centre consists of a modernist railway...

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The West Turns Back on Persecuted Christians, Embraces Radical Muslims

Oct 23, 2022 by

by Raymond Ibrahim, Gatestone Institute: Western authorities appear committed to discriminating against Christian asylum seekers, while welcoming Muslims ones. Most recently, Germany — which has taken in millions of refugees from the...

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