Islamic Radicalization on Townhall

Vivian Hughbanks - Thu Feb 12

House Homeland Security Committee Chair Michael McCaul criticized President Obamas Authorization for Use of Military Force proposed to Congress Wednesday saying that the authorization, ties our hands and specifically ties the hands of the generals. ... more

Vivian Hughbanks - Tue Feb 10

In their latest video released Monday, Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau vowed to defeat the military force launched by the African Union to take down the militant group. The video was the first released by the group to include images of ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. ... more

Matt Vespa - Thu Jan 29

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Daniel Pipes - Wed Jan 21

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Julian Rossetti - Wed Apr 16

On the anniversary of the Boston bombings, a national tragedy, the spokesman for this administration said the bombings were "mostly important in Boston." ... more

Ken Connor - Wed Apr 24

Ideas do have consequences, as the recent events in Boston so vividly demonstrate. We in the West need to recognize these truths and acknowledge their implications on our way of life and our ideals. Unless we confront and debunk the very bad ideas that are being advanced against our way of life, we will not continue to stand. Some ideas are not just bad, they are evil, and we must be willing to say so. ... more

Ben Shapiro - Wed Apr 24

The American public now knows the identity of the Boston marathon bombing suspects. Tamerlan Tsarnaev, 26, was a former boxer and Chechnyan immigrant, radicalized in the United States by an Islamist mentor. He turned against the West in liberal Cambridge, Mass. His younger brother, Dzhokhar, 19, was a pot-loving college student at the University of Massachusetts. ... more

Cliff May - Thu Mar 28

Meeting with King Abdullah II in Jordan last Friday, President Obama was gracious enough to mention the monarch’s great-grandfather, King Abdullah I, who “gave his life in the name of peace.” To Western ears, that sounded like a tribute. To Arab and Muslim ears, it may have sounded like a warning. ... more

New York, NY - Wed Sep 12

On the tenth anniversary of September 11th, Rudy Giuliani gave the GOP Weekly Address. ... more

Michael Youssef - Wed Feb 29

When will America realize that the infidel by any name is still an infidel? ... more

Karen Lugo - Wed Dec 21

Muslim activists are calling Lowe’s decision to pull sponsorship of the TLC television series “All-American Muslim” ads bigotry. Butterball angered many Americans when customer service agents confirmed that all Thanksgiving turkeys had been slaughtered according to halal methods. What is an American corporation to do in response to America’s competing cultural conflicts? Does America have a culture to which companies should be expected to conform? ... more

Cliff May - Thu Dec 15

Is there anything Islamic about Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps? On what basis does Ayman al-Zawahiri, now al-Qaeda’s leader, formerly the head of Egyptian Islamic Jihad, claim to be a jihadi – an Islamic warrior? Do groups that justify terrorism on the basis of Islam have a doctrinal leg to stand on? ... more

Jeff Jacoby - Wed Dec 7

IN THE FIRST ROUND of Egypt's parliamentary elections, the hardline Muslim Brotherhood's Freedom and Justice Party won 36.6 percent of the vote -- a plurality -- and the even harder-line Salafist party, Al-Nour, won 24.4 percent. The Egyptian Bloc -- a coalition of liberal, social-democratic, and secular parties -- drew only 13.4 percent. ... more

Ken Blackwell - Sun Oct 30

This column was co-authored by Bob Morrison ... more

Tom Tancredo - Tue Oct 18

In 2006, I met with Pat Buchanan to discuss running for president. While we did not see completely eye to eye on everything, we both agreed on the threat to this nation posed by massive uncontrolled immigration. ... more