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In the immediate aftermath of the Parisian attacks that left over a hundred people dead and scores injured we warned that this is just the beginning. With the massive influx of unidentified immigrants swarming Europe it is impossible for officials to separate refugee from terrorist. Police have already found weapons caches in

This is the problem. How can we be both benevolent and vigilant? How can we be both merciful and suspicious? How can we be both compassionate to the Syrian people and be protective of our own innocent civilians? On the heels of the horrible ISIS-led terrorist attacks in Paris and

A soccer game between the national teams of Germany and the Netherlands was canceled due to terror concerns on Tuesday, but this is only just the beginning.  From now on, very few people will be able to attend large gatherings in the western world without thinking about the possibility that

I am thrilled to announce that human rights activist and freedom fighter Nonie Darwish, an ex-Muslim who grew up in Gaza and experienced jihad and Jew-hatred firsthand and repudiated both, has become our first AFDI fellow. In that capacity, Nonie, author of the must-read books Now They Call Me Infidel

Charlie Sheen’s announcement that he is HIV positive has created a huge uproar as critics attack him from every direction, but the truth is that Charlie Sheen is simply a reflection of our society as a whole.  You see, the truth is that it isn’t just big Hollywood stars that

More and more Governors across the nation are refusing to accept Muslim refugees from the war torn Middle East (particularly Syria), until the federal government can figure out how to fully vet each and every refugee that enters their state. Nathan Deal of Georgia: “In light of the terror attacks

I don’t know about you America; but, I have had just about enough of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the American-Arab-Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC), and all other Islamic propaganda, proselytizing, criminal groups, agencies and councils. Hussein Obama has “decreed” that 100,000 Syrian Muslims and Muslims from everywhere will be admitted

The number “10,000 Syrian refugees” is being thrown around a lot by the mainstream media, but did you know that Barack Obama has actually publicly declared that the U.S. is going to take in 100,000 refugees from Syria and elsewhere for each of the next two years?  That is an

Before today’s Greece vs. Turkey friendly soccer match in Istanbul, both teams shared a moment of silence to honor the victims of the Paris attacks. UEFA, Europe’s governing soccer body, requested that all European international games hold a minute of silence before the start of their matches and wear black

There has always been a great fear among Americans that the Muslims coming into our country might have terrorist ties. Who knows what they might think or what their motive might be for coming to America. This has not been at any time more acutely felt since 9/11 as it