Christian missionary group with pig’s head taunt Arab-Americans at Dearborn festival

posted June 16, 2012 by Detroit Free Press Tensions flared Friday evening at the annual Arab International Festival in Dearborn as members of some Christian missionary groups — including one called the Bible Believers — taunted Arab Americans with a pig’s head and signs that promoted hatred of Islam. “You’re gonna burn in hell,” one…

Violence in Rohingya

Muslims in Arakan, Burma Breaking News: June 17, 2012 Security forces arrest Rohingya in Maungdaw The security forces – police, Hluntin, Burma border security force (Nasaka) and Army – are arresting the Rohingya community in different villages of Maungdaw today (June 17, 2012). The security forces are searching among the youth of Rohingya, elders from…

“A seriously uncomfortable afternoon” for Israel’s sporting ambassadors in Scotland

posted June 18, 2012 by Scottish Palestine Solidarity Campaign According to the Herald on Sunday, “It wasn’t much fun being an Israeli footballer at Tynecastle yesterday. Lashed by the rain, barracked by pro-Palestinian demonstrators – and seven goals down at half-time…against a noisy backdrop of protests about the imprisonment of Palestinian footballers. The Israeli national…