raymond ibrahim

Muslims had initiated hostilities on the same rationale it had used to initiate hostilities against non-Muslims for the preceding 1,200 years.

Despite the (rather ignorant) question that became popular after the terror strikes of 9/11: “Why do they hate us?” — the United States’ first war and victory as a nation was against Islam.

A militiaman from the Nineveh Plain Protection Units (NPU) walks through a destroyed church on November 8, 2016 in Qaraqosh, Iraq.

As what began in the seventh century comes closer to fruition and the entire world becomes more Islamic and “infidel” free, as in Iraq, confronting these uncomfortable facts is at least a welcome first step in countering the problem.