Here are the Blogs in the Christina McIntosh category.
clear
Monday, 30 June 2014
clear
Sometimes, when wading through the proliferating comments to a news report or article, one comes across something that deserves to be shared around. I came across one such thing the other day, when perusing the many comments to Alan Johnson's quite sensible article, recently published in the UK 'Telegraph', ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 06/30/2014 5:11 AM by Christina McIntosh
clear
Sunday, 29 June 2014
clear
Busy 1/ Defending Islam (by all the dodges that by now we know so well), 2/ attempting yet again to represent Muslims as victims and 3/ providing a "let's all be so impressed by oh-so-spiritual Ramadan" puff piece, such as our western media seems to think obligatory, these days. The author either does ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 06/29/2014 8:30 PM by Christina McIntosh
clear
Saturday, 28 June 2014
clear
For once, it isn't a non-Muslim speaker being dropped from something because of Muslim "outrage" but a Muslim being dropped from something because of non-Muslim outrage. As reported on Wednesday this last week, by Geoff Chambers and Alicia Wood for Sydney's Daily Telegraph. http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/news/opera-house-cancels-speech-by-hizb-uttahrir-spokesman-uthman-badar-on-why-honour-killings-are-morally-justified/story-fni0cx4q-1226965416737 'Opera ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 06/28/2014 7:41 PM by Christina McIntosh
clear
Saturday, 28 June 2014
clear
As reported by AAP and by our ABC this morning.  Note the capitalisation of "Prophet Mohammed". Since when did Auntie recite the Shahada? http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-06-29/2gb-dumps-shock-jock-michael-smith-over-mohammed-comments/5557600 "Radio presenter Michael Smith dumped after comments ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 06/28/2014 6:34 PM by Christina McIntosh
clear
Friday, 20 June 2014
clear
And the more they rage, the more threats they issue or bribes they try to deploy, the clearer it becomes that the decision not to say "occupied" was the right one, and that we should stand our ground and refuse to give in to their tantrums, their threats and their attempted economic blackmail and bribery. ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 06/20/2014 2:36 AM by Christina McIntosh
clear
Friday, 20 June 2014
clear
And nobody seems to be doing very much, yet, to prevent them from getting back in.  As reported by Latika Bourke for Aussie ABC's AM program. http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-06-19/150-australians-fighting-with-extremists-in-iraq-and-syria/5535018 'Number of Australians Fighting With Militants ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 06/20/2014 2:10 AM by Christina McIntosh
clear
Friday, 20 June 2014
clear
Can someone please tell me what conceivable benefit Australia has deriver or is likely to have derived from importing the Muslim Elomars? http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-06-19/former-boxer-jailed-for-punching-police-officer/5536848 'Former champion boxer Ahmed Elomar jailed for punching police ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 06/20/2014 2:08 AM by Christina McIntosh
clear
Thursday, 19 June 2014
clear
A recently-published, lengthy, and in places deeply-horrifying - and infuriating - article by Anne Barraclough in "The Australian" could have been a lot better had it been prepared to grasp the nettle and state that forced and/ or underage (even pre-pubertal) marriage is far more prevalent - and far ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 06/19/2014 8:53 PM by Christina McIntosh
clear
Monday, 16 June 2014
clear
Thursday, 12 June 2014
clear
This story has been covered in various places but the Jerusalem Post account - Herb Keinon reporting - is as good as any. http://www.jpost.com/International/Australia-will-no-longer-refer-to-Jerusalem-as-occupied-355455 "Australia Will No Longer Refer to Jerusalem as "Occupied"" "Occupied East ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 06/12/2014 6:56 PM by Christina McIntosh
clear
Thursday, 5 June 2014
clear
It is worthy of note that the ABC sees fit to centre its "story" on this oh-so-strange Aussie suspicion of overwhelmingly-Muslim Indonesia, rather than wondering, say, why Israel (probably thanks in part to the routinely lukewarm or openly hostile coverage that said ABC and most other media outlets ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 06/05/2014 10:29 PM by Christina McIntosh
clear
Thursday, 5 June 2014
clear
From the ABC's current Middle East correspondent, Hayden Cooper. http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-06-05/israel-plan-for-more-west-bank-homes-anger-palestinians/5504132 If you click on the link, you'll see that whoever edits the ABC's online news portal has chosen to illustrate it with a bit of ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 06/05/2014 9:14 PM by Christina McIntosh
clear
Thursday, 5 June 2014
clear
The British Pakistani Christian Association, together with "Christian Voice", will be holding a "Witness for Meriam Ibrahim", or more properly, to give Meriam the lawful Christian married name to which she is entitled, Mrs Daniel Wani, outside the Sudanese Embassy in London - 3 Cleveland Row, St James, ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 06/05/2014 4:40 PM by Christina McIntosh
clear
Wednesday, 4 June 2014
clear
This story from the ABC's 7.30 report contains all sorts of telling details, but the real kicker is in the account of the conversion.  The parents - the mother and the stepdad - should be hanging their heads in shame. http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-06-03/family-demands-answers-on-australian-death-in-yemen-drone-strike/5497908 'Australian ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 06/04/2014 4:27 AM by Christina McIntosh
clear
Sunday, 1 June 2014
clear
I spotted this really rather disturbing story in a sidebar when I clicked on the link provided by Esmerelda Weatherwax in order to read in its original place of publication the story about "Islamic area" anti-dog signs in Tower Hamlets. I do not know how common it might be for non-Muslim Britons ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 06/01/2014 8:55 PM by Christina Mcintosh
clear
Wednesday, 28 May 2014
clear
As reported by Latika Bourke of Australia's ABC, just this week. http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-05-28/keysar-trad-wants-to-run-for-federal-parliament/5483302 "Sydney Muslim Community Leader Keysar Trad Sounds Out Labor, Liberals for Federal Seat". But our Islamophile ABC neglects to mention ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 05/28/2014 8:38 PM by Christina Mcintosh
clear
Wednesday, 28 May 2014
clear
One hopes that the Council will put their foot down and enforce their regulations. A report from the consistently, foolishly and dangerously Islamophile ABC, with the byline (as one sees so often these days in mainstream media reports dealing with Muslims not only in Muslim-dominated lands but within ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 05/28/2014 6:38 PM by Christina Mcintosh
clear
Wednesday, 21 May 2014
clear
As the ABC's Peter Lloyd reported earlier this week. http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-05-19/brisbane-womans-husband-believed-to-be-fighting-in-syria/5463076' "Mohamed Elomar, husband of Fatima Elomar who was arrested at Sydney airport, believed to be fighting in Syria". "The ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 05/21/2014 2:15 AM by Christina McIntosh
clear
Wednesday, 14 May 2014
clear
Let this powerful and haunting modern "take" on the cry of the Earth-Mother Ceres/ Demeter after her daughter Proserpina/ Persephone has been seized and dragged down into the Underworld by Pluto/Hades the god of the dead, speak today for all those raging, grieving mothers of the Nigerian Christian ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 05/14/2014 4:14 AM by Christine McIntosh
clear
Thursday, 24 April 2014
clear
One such attack, on Monday 14 April, just missed the synagogue in Sderot, which was full of people at the time. As reported by Israel National News/ Arutz Sheva. http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/179773#.U1iWZ-Ae9Ic 'Gaza Rocket Narrowly Misses Sderot Synagogue'. That is: ...Read More...
clear
Posted on 04/24/2014 12:00 AM by Christina McIntosh
clear