Dem Candidates Sanders, Castro to Speak at Radical Islamist Convention

Dem Candidates Sanders, Castro to Speak at Radical Islamist Convention

Democratic presidential candidates Bernie Sanders and Julian Castro have agreed to speak at the convention of a radical Islamist group with ties to the Muslim Brotherhood and hostility towards progressive Muslims and values. Sanders and Castro will participate in a “presidential forum” held by the Islamic Society of North America (ISNA) during its convention in Houston August 31, 2019. ISNA says it is inviting other Democratic presidential candidates and President Donald Trump to address its audience. The U.S. Justice Department lists ISNA as an “entity” of the Muslim Brotherhood, a radical and often violent arm of the Islamist global political…
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Daily Show Host Trevor Noah to Speak at Islamist Convention

Daily Show Host Trevor Noah to Speak at Islamist Convention

The host of The Daily Show on Comedy Central, Trevor Noah, will be speaking at the annual conference of an Islamist group linked to the Muslim Brotherhood, the organization has announced. Noah’s acceptance of the Islamic Society of North America (ISNA) is especially out-of-place considering his status as a top progressive voice. ISNA’s Islamist orientation puts it at odds with progressive values, such as the organization’s expelling of a pro-LGBT group named Muslims for Progressive Values. The U.S. Justice Department lists ISNA as an “entity” of the Muslim Brotherhood, an extremist organization that the administration is planning on banning as…
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Silence as ISNA Kicks Out Gay Muslims From Conference

Silence as ISNA Kicks Out Gay Muslims From Conference

If you go into a bomb shelter, close the door and put on headphones, you’ll hear the sound of progressives reacting to how a top Muslim-American group discriminated against pro-LGBT Muslims: Total silence. The Islamic Society of North America (ISNA) shockingly kicked out a pro-LGBT Muslim group named Muslims for Progressive Values from its table at an event in early July. It is now mid-August and not a word about it has been heard. What should be even more embarrassing for supporters of gay rights is that the Muslim group’s table was jointly reserved by Muslims for Progressive Values and…
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3 More Reps Cosponsor Bill to Designate MB as Terrorists

2/16/2016 Three more representatives have signed on as cosponsors for the Muslim Brotherhood Terrorist Designation Act. Last week, the chairman of the Senate Homeland Security Committee, Ron Johnson (R-WI), endorsed the companion bill. The Clarion Project thanks all the readers who responded to our requests to contact their congressmen and Senators to ask for position statements and to facilitate briefings for their staff.  The three additional cosponsors are Rep. Lamar Smith (R-TX), Rep. Bill Posey (R-FL) and Rep. David Joyce (R-OH). The support of Rep. Smith is particularly helpful because he sits on the House Judiciary Committee, along with five…
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