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‘You are the future of Europe’: Erdogan urges Turks in EU to have at least 5 kids

Despite Europe spending much of the past 13 centuries repelling Islam, a recent emergence of complacency, white guilt and Islamic apologism have all contributed to an ever- Islamized predicament. Moreover, Islamists routinely point to higher Islamic birth rates and immigration as signs of an impending Muslim victory, as they dream of emulating the precedent set by their… Continue reading ‘You are the future of Europe’: Erdogan urges Turks in EU to have at least 5 kids

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Turkey’s Erdogan calls Dutch authorities ‘Nazi remnants’

This recent incident is but a reminder of the incompatibility of Turkey with European, democratic values. “Turkey’s Erdogan calls Dutch authorities ‘Nazi remnants’”, BBC, March 11, 2017: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has described the Dutch government as “Nazi remnants and fascists”, amid a diplomatic row over a cancelled rally. Turkey’s family minister was blocked… Continue reading Turkey’s Erdogan calls Dutch authorities ‘Nazi remnants’

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Turkey: Record-Breaking Purge in Academia

“Turkey: Record- Breaking Purge in Academia”, Gatestone Institute, February 16, 2017: Nearly three centuries later — and slightly revising the historian Shelby Foote‘s famous line — “A Turkish university, these days, is a group of buildings around a small library, a mosque and classrooms cleansed of unwanted scholars.” The “Great Turkish Purge” launched by President… Continue reading Turkey: Record-Breaking Purge in Academia

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Aleppo twitter girl meets with the Turkish President?

Just when you thought that mainstream media coverage of the Syrian civil war had reached its lowest ebb, things took a drastic turn for the worse. This was seen in the media’s salivating over a meeting between a 7 year old girl from Aleppo famous for her tweeting about the Syrian conflict, and the Turkish… Continue reading Aleppo twitter girl meets with the Turkish President?