Occidentalogy

UK training Saudi pilots amid accusations of war crimes in Yemen

    The Saudi Air Force is being trained by the British Government amid accusations that it is carrying out atrocities in neighbouring Yemen, it has emerged. The Liberal Democrats – who uncovered the instruction being given, in both Saudi Arabia and the UK itself – described the revelation as …

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France has problem with Islam: Hollande

    President Francois Hollande told the authors of a book just published that France has “a problem with Islam” and there are too many immigrants arriving in the country who “shouldn’t be here”. Hollande made the controversial remarks to the authors of A President Shouldn’t Say That… in December …

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2 Muslim women, babies attacked in hate crime in New York

  A woman yelling anti-Muslim sentiment allegedly attacked two Muslim women as they pushed their children in strollers in New York, authorities said. Emirjeta Xhelili, 32, allegedly tried to rip the hijab from the women’s heads during the attack in Brooklyn on Thursday. She struck the women in the face …

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US arms sales offers to Saudi top $115 bn: report

    U.S. President Barack Obama’s administration has offered Saudi Arabia more than $115 billion in weapons, other military equipment and training, the most of any U.S. administration in the 71-year U.S.-Saudi alliance, a report seen by Reuters has found. The report, authored by William Hartung of the U.S.-based Center …

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Texas Shiite family removes religious flag after Facebook threat

LEWISVILLE, Texas – The First Amendment protects the right to religious freedom and to freedom of speech, but what happens when your right to do either is threatened? Police informed a Lewisville (city in Texas, US) family that a man threatened to vandalize their property, instilling concerns for their well-being. …

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