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Jewish woman, ‘poisoned’ by bacon, sues Detroit restaurant

An omelet served to Angela Montgomery was supposed to be vegetarian. But when the 30-year-old Jewish woman from Michigan discovered it contained bacon, all hell broke loose. “I’ve been poisoned,” she howled, and filed a lawsuit against a branch of Denny’s. The lawsuit says Montgomery: Is a practicing Jew whose religion forbids the eating of […]

In Pakistan, Muslims beat a Christian schoolboy to death

A campaign of bullying and harassment of Sharoon Masih, 17, culminated last week in the murder of the Christian pupil at a school in the Punjab. According to this report, the gifted pupil who was head of his class was the only Christian student in his grade. He had faced isolation and bullying from the first […]

Wales: Feed my Lambs Church accused of being anti-Muslim

Caernarfon councillor Kenny Khan, above, was asked by locals Muslims to find them a venue in which they could do Islamic stuff. Khan found a hall – owned by the ludicrously-named Feed my Lambs Church in Caernarfon and partly-funded by Heritage Lottery money – but after using it twice the Muslims were told to bugger […]

Pride parade in Vancouver rejects Iranian over veil float

Iranian Shawn Shirazi and his group Cirque de So Gay were denied entry to the Pride Parade in Vancouver, Canada this year because their float criticising the veil was deemed to be ‘culturally [in]sensitive’. In the application for Cirque de So Gay, he wrote: Our entry in the 2017 Pride Parade will be visually stunning, […]

Paper accused of ‘generating hatred’ in a Muslim report

One of the most widely covered reports in the UK today concerns a ‘white Christian’ child’ aged five who was ‘forced’ to adopt an Islamic lifestyle by a ‘niqab wearing foster carer’. The story was initially covered by the Times, and was quickly picked up by other media. Later, Huffpost said the story had: Prompted […]

Pakistan: blasphemy fear gets Lennon’s ‘Imagine’ dumped

Pakistani pupils at the Karachi Grammar School (KGS) were due to sing the John Lennon ‘Imagine’ last night at an in-house concert, but administrators took fright when they learned that the performance might fall foul of Pakistan’s strict blasphemy laws. According to the Telegraph, alarm bells sounded after a popular conservative journalist highlighted “controversial lyrics” in the song. […]

Malaysian hotel tells mum that her breast milk is not halal

A five-star hotel in Malacca has been forced to apologise to a woman who was given the brush-off when she asked staff to freeze a quality of her breast milk. According to this report, the woman, identified only by the name “Chua”, was told that it was not halal, and could not be put in […]

Belly-dancing Egyptian prof accused of ‘glorifying Satan’

Dr Mona Prince, above, of Egypt’s Suez University, has upset her employer by posting a Facebook video of herself belly dancing. First the university suspended Prince, but it was reported yesterday (Monday) it that has decided to refer her to a disciplinary board over accusations that she was: Glorifying Satan and not adhering to the […]

Protest in Coventry halts circumcision of boy aged 14

On August 1, a teenager posted a message on Reddit ExMuslim, in which he said ‘my parents are planning for me to get circumcised, I don’t want to be circumcised, what can I do, especially if I runaway?’ His message, plus two subsequent posts here and here prompted many to advise to boy to report […]

Racial hatred: This message got a Newcastle man arrested

Jimmy Lamb, 24, was arrested earlier this month for appearing in public with the slogans, ‘White children matter’ and ‘Stop Muslim grooming gangs’ written on his skin. After standing on the street in Newcastle and Gateshead he was arrested on suspicion of stirring up racial hatred. He is quoted in this report as saying: I […]