How Arafat and the KGB invented a nationality to change the debate over Israel. My latest in PJ Media: (Note: Most of this article is an exclusive excerpt from Robert Spencer’s new book, The History of Jihad From Muhammad to ISIS. All quotes are sourced in the book.) Muslim congressional candidate Rashida Tlaib (D-MI) celebrated her primary […]
About Robert Spencer
Robert Spencer is the director of Jihad Watch, a program of the David Horowitz Freedom Center, and the author of twelve books, including two New York Times bestsellers, The Truth About Muhammad and The Politically Incorrect Guide to Islam (and the Crusades) (both Regnery). His latest book is Did Muhammad Exist? An Inquiry Into Islam's Obscure Origins (ISI).
Spencer has led seminars on Islam and jihad for the United States Central Command, United States Army Command and General Staff College, the U.S. Army's Asymmetric Warfare Group, the FBI, the Joint Terrorism Task Force, and the U.S. intelligence community.
Spencer is the Associate Director of the American Freedom Defense Initiative (AFDI). He is a weekly columnist for FrontPage Magazine and has written eleven monographs and well over three hundred articles about jihad and Islamic terrorism.
Entries by Robert Spencer
“Radha Stirling, Detained in Dubai’s chief executive, said it is ‘wholly illegal for any tourist to have any level of alcohol in their blood, even if consumed in flight and provided by Dubai’s own airline.’” That sounds like a Sharia trap just waiting to be sprung. “Mom detained in Dubai after drinking complimentary glass of […]
Tomorrow is the big day: The History of Jihad From Muhammad to ISIS will be available in bookstores, and Amazon and Barnes & Noble will begin shipping the book to those who have already ordered it. The history of jihad needs to be more widely known. If it were, many of the policy errors of the last […]
Jihad in the U.S. What were they heavily armed for? We were going to find out the hard way. “Moms arrested after 11 children found in ‘filthy’ New Mexico compound with armed Muslim ‘extremists,’ cops say,” by Katherine Lam, Fox News, August 6, 2018: The three mothers of the 11 malnourished children found living in a […]
Leftists and Islamic apologists sometimes throw up to me the fact that I am banned from entering the UK, as if it were proof that I am some sort of “extremist.” In reality, the UK has a steadily lengthening record of admitting jihadis and Islamic supremacists, while banning foes of jihad terror. Meanwhile, the British […]
Watch this video. The treatment of Tommy Robinson in prison was unconscionable, and consistent with the British government’s determination to crush all resistance to its program of mass Muslim migration and capitulation to Sharia supremacists. The treatment of Tommy Robinson in prison was police state tactics. Meanwhile, the establishment media defames him as “far-right” and […]
His family is claiming that he was misled. That is their only possible recourse, as otherwise they would have to admit that the Islamic State ideology is spreading in Dearborn. And that could lead to an investigation. “Dearborn man captured in Syria charged in terror case,” by Robert Snell and Sarah Rahal, Detroit News, July […]
Why are they entering the country that way? It isn’t hard to understand. The Investigative Project reported in January 2017: “A report by the Texas Department of Public Safety raises concerns about ISIS terrorists using the Mexican border both to enter and leave the country. It noted that at least 13 aspiring terrorists have tried to cross into Mexico, or considered […]
“Earlier this week his appeal was delayed, with Dein arguing there had been procedural ‘deficiencies’ giving rise to ‘prejudice’ during his sentencing….Which specific parts of the contempt laws Robinson had broken were also not revealed, Dein said. ‘The proceedings were unnecessarily and unjustifiably rushed. They were conducted in haste,’ he argued.” Meanwhile, would authorities be this […]
Church leaders in Blackpool have criticised what they describe as an “astonishing” decision to ban bus adverts promoting an evangelistic event which will see Franklin Graham preach a gospel message……In an open letter, the church leaders said: “Because the Christian community is also a customer, we hope Blackpool Transport will listen to our public feedback […]