CultureWatch

Bill Muehlenberg's commentary on issues of the day...

Cluelessness is Not Next To Godliness

Nov 3, 2015

Tragically far too many believers seem to glide through life completely oblivious to the various wars and battles we are in, the array of enemies encircling us, and the ever increasing anti-Christian bigotry in the West. Everywhere the faith is

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Islamic Terrorism in Australia, Again

Apr 19, 2015

It is getting almost to be routine now, much like in England and many parts of Europe: another planned terrorist attack from the religion of peace; another bunch of dhimmi responses; and more heads stuck permanently in the sand. This

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Dhimmitude, Delusion and Deception

Apr 11, 2015

That Muslims are working overtime in the West to transform our societies into Islamic outposts where everyone submits to Allah, and sharia law becomes the law of the land, is not surprising. It is happening all the time as I

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France, Sharia and Jihad

Dec 23, 2014

Islam in Europe is a huge problem, and getting worse by the day. If all Muslims coming to the West readily accepted and embraced our core values and beliefs, we would have no problem. But many do not, and want

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Multiculturalism and the Sharia Wars

Nov 1, 2014

The problem with what we see every day in our news headlines is that a lot of terrible things are not just happening overseas. For example, the demonic horror of IS has a home grown element to it as well.

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Jihad In Australia

Sep 18, 2014

Plenty of informed and concerned voices have warned for years now about the expansion of Islam in Australia, the failure of multiculturalism, and the plague of political correctness sweeping the land. Taken together we have a recipe for disaster. And

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When Sharia Comes To Town

Jul 22, 2014

If you think you can allow a whole lot of Muslim immigration into a Western nation, and yet somehow be spared the problems that we find in Muslim countries, then you are simply living in dreamland. Whenever you have a

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Sharia Football

Jul 15, 2014

Sometimes you just gotta wonder how much dumber we can get, how much more politically correct we can get, and how much more appallingly “inclusive” and “tolerant” we can get. The latest move by the AFL has many heads spinning

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This Is Sydney, Not Saudi Arabia

Jun 14, 2014

Let me state a few basic truths here: Perhaps most Muslims are peaceful and decent folks who pose no real threat to our way of life. But that just cannot be said about Islam. This is a religion – really

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When PC Collides With PC

Mar 3, 2014

What do you do when the two most politically correct and protected groups in the West come to blows? This has to be one of the great dilemmas for the secular left. When their two most fav pet causes come

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The Islamic Republic of Sweden

May 26, 2013

For a week now the city streets of Sweden have been ablaze, yet I bet most of you have never heard of this. And if in the remote chance that you did, you would have heard something about it being

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Faith, Foundations, and National Survival

Dec 4, 2012

A nation cut adrift from its own history and identity will not long last. The traditions, beliefs, values and heritage of a nation can be undermined through neglect, revisionism and direct attack. Those seeking to overthrow a culture know they

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Creeping Sharia: Lessons From the UK

May 6, 2012

All over the Western world we see prime examples of creeping sharia and the Islamisation of free, democratic societies. And as more and more of this occurs, the less free and democratic these societies become. One nation that seems to

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Dealing With the Dutch Disease

Nov 18, 2011

In my back yard – and in many others – there is an ongoing battle with Dutch elm disease. These little varmints (elm bark beetles) are destroying plenty of elm trees. But that is not what I am talking about

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