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Did Divine Intervention Fell Ariel Sharon?

Via Daniel Pipes, Did Divine Intervention Fell Ariel Sharon? In January 2006, when Israeli prime minister Ariel Sharon had a stroke, permanently incapacitating him, the American evangelical leader Pat Robertson attributed Sharon’s medical condition to divine intervention resulting from Sharon’s withdrawal from Gaza a few…

The Muslim Public Affairs Council and the Council on American-Islamic Relations praise Osama bin Laden

Via Daniel Pipes: The Muslim Public Affairs Council and the Council on American-Islamic Relations each have a problem. As perhaps the most prominent and effective Islamist organizations in the United States, they have distinct stylistic and ideological characteristics but work together effectively as a one-two…

UC-Intifada

From UC-Intifada: On Jan. 31, Middle East scholar Daniel Pipes gave a talk at the University of California at Irvine titled, “The Threat to Israel’s Existence.” Roughly 100 members of UCI’s Muslim Student Union occupied the central seats in the lecture hall, most wearing t-shirts…

Request from D. Pipes concerning taxis & alcohol in Minnesota

Received by email from D. Pipes:——————————- Dear Reader: A further decision is due in the controversy over taxi drivers at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport who refuse to transport passengers visibly carrying alcohol. The Metropolitan Airports Commission, which has jurisdiction over the drivers, invites the…

Radical Islam vs. Civilization

Text of a talk presented by Daniel Pipes on January 20, 2007, in London in a debate with the mayor of London, Ken Livingstone, as transcribed by the 910 Group with the help of others. The original posting of the video can be seen at YouTube; for a single clip version, see the posting at the Global Defense Group. For accounts of the debate, see the bibliography at “My Debate with London Mayor Ken Livingstone.”