CAIR founded by 'Islamic terrorists'?

by Daniel Pipes -- The Council on American-Islamic Relations, Inc., filed a defamation lawsuit against Andrew Whitehead, of Anti-CAIR (or ACAIR), a grass-roots project whose name explains its mission: to expose the more…

When Osama bin Laden becomes PC

by Daniel Pipes -- "It's gone too far. I have worked in other places where you can't even ask for a black coffee," says one woman. "At times you are afraid to more…

Canadian Islamists host a neo-Nazi

by Daniel Pipes -- A just-finished, very large Islamist conference in Toronto (the Toronto Star says it attracted 7,000 participants) called "Reviving the Islamic Spirit" featured such stars of the Islamist circuit more…

A French lesson for Tom Harkin

by Daniel Pipes -- In comments to the American Jewish Congress in October 2001, I made the following statement, subsequently quoted on a PBS program: I worry very much, from the Jewish more…

Islamists police the classroom

by Daniel Pipes -- The United Muslims Association of Florida, Tampa Bay Area Chapter is a group that openly and closely aligns itself with the Council on American-Islamic Relations, and other Islamist more…

CAIR's assault on Paul Harvey

by Daniel Pipes -- Paul Harvey, 84, is an ABC radio personality whose "News and Comment" program appears on 1,600 radio stations. His radio career goes back 60 years and he is more…

Getting it wrong in the Mideast

by Daniel Pipes -- Whoever paid attention to the American professors who specialize on the Middle East would have heard some surprising things before Sept. 11. For one, they dismissed militant Islamic more…

How many American Muslims?

by Daniel Pipes -- How many Muslims live in the United States? Until now, basically, no one has had any idea. By law, the U.S. census cannot ask questions about religion. There more…

Bin Laden's popularity

by Daniel Pipes -- What do Muslims think of Osama bin Laden? Ask Westerners and you'll hear how marginal he is. President George W. Bush says bin Laden represents a "fringe form more…

Two declarations of war

by Daniel Pipes -- In remarkably symmetrical fashion, George W. Bush and Osama bin Laden delivered roughly simultaneous declarations of war yesterday, with each one presumably not knowing what the other one more…