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9/11 pledge: “I will not submit”

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 11, 2006 01:27 PM

The above phrase in Arabic is “lan astaslem.” It means “I will not surrender/I will not submit.” (Thanks to Rusty, Laura, and Daveed for translation help.) This is the last line of my 9/11 column and it’s my 9/11 anniversary message to the convert-or-die jihadists. And yes, I’ve got t-shirts in the works as a […]


By Michelle Malkin  •  July 15, 2006 04:55 PM

Kate at Small Dead Animals reminds us of Oriana Fallaci’s searing essay from December 2002–which deserves to be reprinted far and wide (update: I’ve added hyperlinks for reference/background). I find it shameful that in Italy there should be a procession of individuals dressed as suicide bombers who spew vile abuse at Israel, hold up photographs […]


By Michelle Malkin  •  June 30, 2006 01:28 PM

Sign a letter supporting Oriana Fallaci. (Hat tip: Gates of Vienna) THE LETTER OF SOLIDARITY WITH ORIANA FALLACI Judge Armando Grasso of Bergamo acknowledged a suit against Oriana Fallaci filed by the president of Muslim Union of Italy. On June 6th the trial against a journalist and a publicist over insult of Islam by statements […]


By Michelle Malkin  •  June 12, 2006 04:07 PM

This lioness has taught me much. Opened my eyes. Talk about speaking truth to power. Her trial in Italy for insulting Islam—for insulting Islam–commenced in Italy today. Where are the free-speech champions? The feminists? The human rights brigade? Come out, come out, wherever you are. *** Robert Spencer weighs in on the trial and provides […]


By Michelle Malkin  •  April 14, 2006 01:14 PM

Source: Free Copts AP reporting multiple attacks on Christian Coptic churches in Egypt today… A man with a knife attacked worshippers at two Coptic churches in the northern Mediterranean city of Alexandria during Mass on Friday, killing one person and wounding five before he was arrested, the government said. The Interior Ministry identified the attacker […]


By Michelle Malkin  •  February 13, 2006 05:40 PM

Robert Spencer blows the whistle on a vile art exhibit in Milan that “has illustrated once again the deep affinity between the Left and the forces of the global jihad.” In these days of Muslims the world over calling for the deaths of those who have “insulted Islam,” anyone who wants to see Oriana Fallaci […]


By Michelle Malkin  •  July 26, 2005 05:47 PM

Quick hits: – Forbes.com has a cool Best of the Web directory up, including a blog section. Take a look. – Belated congrats to Captain Ed on hitting the 10 million mark! – Sondra K has some exclusive pictures of Abu Ghraib. – Did you visit the ladies of The Cotillion yet today? What are […]


By Michelle Malkin  •  June 14, 2005 08:50 AM

Does freedom of speech include the freedom to criticize Islam? Not in Italy, apparently. Says the IHT: These are dangerous times for writers or artists who tread into the always sensitive territory of religion, as incidents ranging from the fatwa against Salman Rushdie to the destruction of an art exhibition in Moscow have shown. But […]