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Dr Kaukab Siddique | Editor-in-Chief Jamada al-thani 10, 1432/May 14, 2011 # 21



Critic of Holocaust facing serious consequences in NY. Please scroll down.




Dr. Siddique answers questions raised by Hirsi Ali, Rushdie, Spencer, etc. for non-Muslims looking for answers. Please scroll down.




Egyptian authorities and Al Azhar want the blind shaikh [Dr. Omar] back in Egypt. Please do your part. Scroll way down for sample letter.




Our America #1
Dr. Abdulalim Shabazz Pinpoints How the Power Structure Manufactures "Leaders" for the Black Community.
[ DrAAS.info ]

Asalamu alaikum! Dr ... , my beloved brother, this is precisely how the present top so-called non-white leaders were discovered, brainwashed via some specialized education and the media, and sent forth on their deadly mission of miss-leading and pacifying the oppressed and disoriented masses of America and of the world, making them (the masses) believe/think that they are the cause of their miserable condition. For examples, the likes of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, USA General Colin Powell, the present female USA Ambassador to the United Nations. Without any doubt the majority of those so educated and trained will be great defenders of the status quo in America and in the world and thereby of little or no use for their own people--showing them how and helping them get out of their low status in America and in the world. What they will be taught and by whom will make this inescapable. Walaikum asalam!

Abdulalim [Louisiana]

[The writer is Distinguished Professor of Mathematics and a renowned educator .]



This is the news item Dr. Shabazz was commenting on.




"The next generation of young community, public and service leaders from across the nation will be formed and enrolled in a program that will train them to become the future leaders of America. This June, the Capitol Leadership Academy will kick-off at the Florida State Capitol, Tallahassee, FL, on Sunday, June 12, 2011.
Don't miss this rare opportunity!
The Capitol Leadership Academy (CLA) is a dynamic program that brings together the country's most promising minority youth and challenges them to become leaders for the next generation. CLA is providing the training youth of color need in order to be makers of change in our nation. In Tallahassee, young leaders will not only learn about leadership, service and politics, they will live it."




Spotlights from Imam Badi Ali, JAM Shoora, NC

[More next time, inshallah.]

#1: Change is a process. Let things run their course.

#2: Re: Egypt: Islam is bigger than any group. It belongs to the people.

#3: We must learn how to deal with women by setting higher standards for ourselves.




Our America #2
Growing Support for Eddie Conway, Political Prisoner

Congratulations everyone on a highly successful action! The City Council voted to pass the resolution for Eddie. But this is only the first step (out of eight, according to Marvin 'Doc' Cheatham), so please be on the lookout for further updates... And support any local Free Eddie Actions, as well as those for other political prisoners- One Struggle...

[Jamaat al-Muslimeen was well represented at the meeting. Jamaat cooperates with groups working by non-violent means to free political prisoners.]
- Nadrat Siddique



Our America #3

Outreach: US Muslim Radio in Atlanta

Shaykh Osama & the Pakistani Regime: Are the Rulers Incompetent or Complicit?: Please, please, we are Incompetent!

On May 8, 2011 Dr. Kaukab Siddique was interviewed about Shaykh Osama and Pakistan by two of America's distinguished activists, Imam Nadim Ali and Br. Mansour Ansari. The radio program, on the Internet, is called "Muslim Vibe" and is associated with the West Side mosque in Atlanta.

Br. Mansour Ansari and. Br. Kaukab know each other from "way back" and this interview was a chance to renew old memories. Br. Mansour, on the air, paid some of the highest possible compliments to Br. Kaukab and reminded the audience that Br. Kaukab had uncovered the anti-Islam and bootlicking activities of ISNA and ICNA long before anyone was aware of these corrupt groups' links.

Here is a summary of Dr. Siddique's main points in the 30 minute live interview:



Date : Thursday, May 12, 2011

Assange awarded Australian peace prize

WikiLeaks' Australian founder Julian Assange, who enraged Washington by publishing thousands of secret U.S. diplomatic cables, has been given a peace award for "exceptional courage in pursuit of human rights".

Assange was awarded the Sydney Peace Foundation's gold medal on Tuesday at the Frontline Club in London, only the fourth such award to be handed out in its 14-year history. The not-for-profit organization is associated with the University of Sydney and supported by the City of Sydney.
Assange was praised for "challenging centuries-old practices of government secrecy and by championing people's right to know".

"We think the struggle for peace with justice inevitably involves conflict, inevitably involves controversy," the foundation's director, Professor Stuart Rees, said.

"We think that you and WikiLeaks have brought about what we think is a watershed in journalism and in freedom of information and potentially in politics."

Rees criticized the Australian government, saying it must stop shoring up Washington's efforts to "behave like a totalitarian state", and said the foundation was "appalled by the violent behavior by major politicians in the United States".

WikiLeaks caused a media and diplomatic uproar late last year when it began to publish its cache of more than 250,000 U.S. diplomatic cables, revealing secrets such as that Saudi leaders had urged U.S. military action against Iran. Some U.S. politicians said WikiLeaks should be defined as an international terrorist organization.

Assange himself claimed publication of the cables helped shape uprisings in north Africa and the Middle East and said WikiLeaks was on the side of justice.

(Source: Reuters)



our America #1: May 11

Revisionist writer's life in peril in New York

http://revisionistreview.blogspot.com/2011/05/revisionist-wrters-life-in-peril-in.html

Terror Alert
by Michael Hoffman

New Yorker Michael Santomauro, an indefatigable revisionist writer and activist who resides, improbably enough, on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, is being targeted by a Zionist terror organization. The misnamed "Jewish Defense Organization" headed by the violent psychopath Mordechai Levy, has been terrorizing revisionist writers with impunity since at least the 1980s.

In 1989, Levy was charged with attempted murder for shooting at three people who were standing outside Mr. Levy's home in New York, one of whom was trying to serve him with court papers in a California slander suit. A 69-year-old man was wounded in that shooting, and Mr. Levy, then age 30, was convicted of first-degree assault. After conviction he was released from prison in record time. Even after the shooting, the Zionist New York Times gave favorable coverage to Levy:

New York: Manhattan: Protest Over Holocaust Skeptic
New York Times | October 25, 2004

About two dozen protesters chanting "evict the Nazi" rallied yesterday in front of the Upper West Side apartment building of a man who has questioned historical accounts of the Holocaust. Some of the two dozen or so demonstrators, who were watched by a similar number of police officers, -- said that the man, Michael Santomauro, had been holding meetings with his supporters in the building, on 72nd Street near West End Avenue. ''We have to take a stand on this hatred being brought into the community,'' said James Vrettos, 55, a sociology professor at Yeshiva University.

Mordechai Levy, above, of the Jewish Defense Organization, said he organized the rally after hearing that Mr. Santomauro had held a gathering at a nearby church last month. A doorman in the building, Jay Roman, said that he knew of no meetings. Mr. Santomauro, who founded a roommate matching service in 1979, could not be reached for comment yesterday, but in an article in The New York Times in 2003, he called himself an ''amateur Holocaust revisionist." (End quote)

Notice that there is no reference in the preceding New York Times report to the fact that Levy is a convicted gunman who has shot people. Almost everywhere Louis Farrakhan speaks, the media report that decades ago he once referred to Judaism as a "gutter religion," while with Levy, the media have amnesia concerning his record of violence.

Mr. Levy has scheduled a "protest" against Santomauro for May 15:

Jewish Defense Organization (JDO) rally against Michael Santomauro for May 15, 2011

Statement to all media outlets by Michael Santomauro
"Like any American, I have the right to host meetings, distribute information, and inquire into subject matters as part of our first amendment. As a free rights activist, I feel that no subject matter should be taboo or criminalized and that especially when a subject matter is controversial and sensitive, like the Holocaust, it deserves even more attention, inquiry, debate and discussion in a respectful manner.
"Like me, the Jewish Defense Organization has a right to free speech, but what they are saying is untrue. I am not a Nazi, and oppose all that Nazism stands for including all other schools of fascism such as Zionism, which the Jewish Defense Organization supports. Why would the Jewish Defense Organization support an apartheid state who seeks a racially pure state? The Jewish Defense Organization is racist! No decent American would or should support the racist government of Israel, unless you are a racist like the Zionist Jewish Defense Organization--they are the Nazis!

"Also, the Jewish Defense Organization is not correct, in that I do not sell Nazi materials or hold Neo-Nazi meetings, or anything of the sort from any location.
"The location they are targeting has nothing to do with my work, so clearly the Jewish Defense Organization is mistaken. The Jewish Defense Organization obviously has a right to rally, as they have in the past at my home on the Upper West Side.

"And nope! I don't pay the Jewish Defense Organization to rally so I can sell more books!"

Peace.

Michael Santomauro
253 West 72nd St
New York, NY 10023
Call anytime: 917-974-6367



Osama's Son sees Inhumanity and a Challenge to Religion in the murder of an unarmed leader and the disposal of his body

LONDON | Tue May 10, 2011 2:08pm EDT

(Reuters) - A statement purporting to come from a son of Osama bin Laden denounced the al Qaeda leader's killing as "criminal" and said his burial at sea had humiliated the family, an online monitoring service said.

The statement, attributed to Omar bin Laden, bin Laden's fourth eldest son, said the al Qaeda chief's children reserved the right to take legal action in the United States and internationally to "determine the true fate of our vanished father," the SITE Intelligence Group said.

There was no independent confirmation of the authenticity of the letter, published on the website of Islamist ideologue Abu Walid al-Masri, although several specialists on militant propaganda said the text appeared genuine.

Omar bin Laden, who has been based in the Gulf in recent years, did not immediately respond to emailed and telephoned requests for comment.

The letter said, in part: "We hold the American President (Barack) Obama legally responsible to clarify the fate of our father, Osama bin Laden, for it is unacceptable, humanely and religiously, to dispose of a person with such importance and status among his people, by throwing his body into the sea in that way, which demeans and humiliates his family and his supporters and which challenges religious provisions and feelings of hundreds of millions of Muslims."

The letter said the U.S. administration had offered no proof to back up its account of the mission. It alleged the goal of raid had been to kill and not arrest, adding that afterwards the American commandos had "rushed to dispose of the body."




Shaykh Osama's Unarmed Yemeni Wife, Amal, Rushed the Navy Seals!

[This story was published by Associated Press and is published here for educational, non-profit, purposes. This is a serious blow for conspiracy theorists who have spread stories that the Islamic leader was dying of kidney failure! Here is the story of a healthy man who wanted more than one wife- ed.]

By AHMED AL-HAJ

updated 5/11/2011 7:31:26 PM ET 2011-05-11T23:31:26

IBB, Yemen Osama bin Laden once gave his wives the option of leaving Afghanistan, but his young Yemeni bride was determined to stay and be "martyred" alongside him.

The pledge early in her marriage to the terror leader, recounted by her family, reflected the determination of Amal Ahmed Abdel-Fatah al-Sada, now 29, to rise above her divorced mother's social standing.

It came, they said, before the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks and the decade-long manhunt that ended May 2 when U.S. commandos killed the al-Qaida leader in a raid on his compound in Pakistan.

Amal al-Sada was shot in the leg as she rushed the Navy SEALs, according to U.S. officials. She is now in Pakistani custody, along with her daughter and two other bin Laden wives, according to Pakistani officials, who say they eventually will be repatriated.

Amal al-Sada's family told The Associated Press that they saw her only once after her marriage in late 1999 to the al-Qaida leader during a month long visit to Afghanistan the following year. Communication was largely limited to messages delivered by couriers.

The interviews with the AP took place in the family's apartment in a two-story structure made of white, black and red rocks in Ibb, an agricultural town nestled in the mountains about 100 miles south of the Yemeni capital, Sanaa. Shops occupy the ground floor.

The family portrayed Amal al-Sada as a simple but determined and "courageous" young woman, religiously conservative but not fundamentalist. She was a high school dropout but was eager for knowledge and to realize something more than their modest life seemed to offer.

Amal al-Sada always told her friends and family that she wanted to "go down in history," recalled her cousin, Waleed Hashem Abdel-Fatah al-Sada.

'It's your future'
The door for fame opened in 1999 when her older sister's husband arrived at her uncle's home with a proposal. A Saudi named Osama bin Laden was looking for a bride.

Joining Dr. Mohammed Ghalib al-Baany her sister Farah's husband was a man named Rashad Mohammed Saeed, also known as Abu al-Fedaa. They were both friends of bin Laden, the family said.

Her uncle, Hashem al-Sada, recalled telling Amal al-Sada that he knew bin Laden was from a "devout and respectable family" in Saudi Arabia but didn't know them personally. He told the AP that he wasn't aware bin Laden "was wanted by the Americans" for the 1998 bombings of U.S. embassies in Kenya and Tanzania.

"The choice is yours," the uncle said he told her. "It's your future."

He said his niece's response was direct: "This is destiny from God, and I accept it."

That she hadn't met bin Laden, whose family was of Yemeni origin, was of little concern. Most marriages in Yemen are conducted either through intermediaries or through the selection of the prospective spouse through a picture.

This marriage was no different.

Weeks after the proposal, the uncle signed the marriage contract as her guardian and Abu al-Fedaa signed on behalf of bin Laden. The al-Qaida leader arranged for $5,000 to be paid to the bride's family, according to Yemeni traditions.

Al-Qaida leader Osama Bin Laden in Dec. 24, 1998.

After two wedding parties, including one in a Sanaa hotel, Amal al-Sada left Yemen. Accompanied by Abu al-Fedaa, she flew to Dubai and then to Pakistan, before making the trip to Afghanistan to meet her bridegroom.

Her father, Ahmed Abdel-Fatah al-Sada, said they later learned through a courier that she had given birth to a daughter named Safiya.

Amal's new life
Members of the family then went to Afghanistan to visit Amal al-Sada and the baby. Although they said the visit took place before the 9/11 attacks, this would be no easy trip.
They spent more than 20 days in a hotel in the Pakistani capital, Islamabad, under the watchful gaze of fighters loyal to bin Laden, according to the father. Among them were two men who had been on the same flight from Yemen.

One night, he said, a car took them to the Afghan border. Then came a six- or seven-hour ride in another vehicle until they reached a large tent guarded by mujahedeen. Inside the tent was an opening to an underground passageway. They walked in the passageway for about 30 minutes before emerging on the other side. Then another vehicle took them to bin Laden's cave, according to his account.

The father said he was greeted by his daughter. The following morning bin Laden arrived along with other al-Qaida leaders and Afghan tribal officials. There was a celebration honoring the Yemeni family's arrival, complete with a 21-gun salute and a lavish lunch attended by dozens of people.

Bin Laden was a "kind and noble" man, the father recalled. He described the al-Qaida leader as "easygoing and modest, giving you the feeling that he was sincere."

The father recalled bin Laden apologizing for the family's delay in Pakistan, saying it was a security matter out of his control.

On the final day of the visit, the cousin recalled bin Laden telling his two wives the other one at the time was from Syria that they could either stay with him in Afghanistan or return to their home countries.

He said Amal al-Sada quickly put the matter to rest.

"I want to be martyred with you and I won't leave as long as you're alive," he recalls her saying. Even when bin Laden told them that he was "subject at any moment to death," Amal al-Sada cut him short. "I've made my decision," she said.

Amal al-Sada's cousin recalled her describing bin Laden as a "noble" man who treated her well.

"'It's true that my life is one of moving between caves in Afghanistan, but despite the bitterness of this life ... I'm comfortable with Osama," she apparently told her father.

'Osama bin Laden did it'
Bin Laden is believed to have spent most of his time during this period in a house in the southern Afghan city of Kandahar but was known to have visited al-Qaida training camps in remote areas. He went into hiding after the Sept. 11 attacks.

Amal al-Sada's uncle said the terror leader complained about Arab leaders, particularly Sudanese President Oman al-Bashir, who he said "sold him for nothing," a reference to bin Laden being forced to leave Sudan for Afghanistan in 1996.

According to the uncle, bin Laden said he was the focus of several "assassination" attempts by Arab and U.S. intelligence services, including airstrikes, and that one mosque in which he was delivering a sermon was struck by a cruise missile.

"I was injured ... and a lot of people were killed," bin Laden reportedly said. "But I was spared from death because God wished it."

In August 1998 the U.S. fired cruise missiles at four militant training camps in Afghanistan in retaliation for the bombings of American embassies in Kenya and Tanzania. Bin Laden was believed to have been at one of the camps but left a few hours before the attack.

The cousin said bin Laden told the family during their visit to Afghanistan "of a big event that will occur in the world."

Later, when the cousin and Amal al-Sada's father were listening to news of the 9/11 attacks, the father said: "Osama bin Laden did it."



Serious Questions about Islam which have been spread by Salman Rushdie, Hirsi Ali, Irshad Manji, Spencer et al.

Some time back, a church group in West Grove, Pennsylvania, asked Dr. Kaukab Siddique a number of questions based on reports in the media.
The questions, each followed by Dr. Siddique's answer, are listed here.

Questions and Answers: