Tag: Austria

Turkey’s Growing Influence over Islam in Austria
By June 30, 2016 Read More →

Turkey’s Growing Influence over Islam in Austria

Muslim groups are opposed to Turkey’s growing influence over the practice of Islam in Austria.

Posted in: Austria, Islam in Europe
Austrian Freedom Party: Victory in Defeat
By May 24, 2016 Read More →

Austrian Freedom Party: Victory in Defeat

Norbert Hofer of the anti-immigration Austrian Freedom Party (FPÖ) has been narrowly defeated in his bid to become Austria’s next president.

Posted in: Austria, Islam in Europe
Migrant Rape Epidemic Reaches Austria
By May 5, 2016 Read More →

Migrant Rape Epidemic Reaches Austria

Austria’s migrant crime problem is being exacerbated by political correctness and a lenient criminal justice system.

Posted in: Austria, Islam in Europe
Europe’s Migration Crisis: “Not Giving Us Like in Germany”
By September 9, 2015 Read More →

Europe’s Migration Crisis: “Not Giving Us Like in Germany”

Europe’s open-door immigration policies could draw potentially millions of Muslims into Europe from the Middle East and North Africa.

Posted in: Islam in Europe
A Month of Islam in Europe: June 2015
By August 8, 2015 Read More →

A Month of Islam in Europe: June 2015

A chronological review of some of the main stories involving the rise of Islam in Europe in June 2015.

Posted in: Islam in Europe
Austria Passes Reforms to 1912 Islam Law
By February 27, 2015 Read More →

Austria Passes Reforms to 1912 Islam Law

The Austrian parliament has approved controversial reforms to the country’s century-old Islam Law.

Posted in: Austria, Islam in Europe
A Month of Islam in Europe: January 2015
By February 21, 2015 Read More →

A Month of Islam in Europe: January 2015

A chronological review of some of the main stories involving the rise of Islam in Europe in January 2015.

Posted in: Islam in Europe
Austria Threatens to Close Saudi-Backed Interfaith Dialogue Center
By February 8, 2015 Read More →

Austria Threatens to Close Saudi-Backed Interfaith Dialogue Center

The Austrian government has threatened to close a controversial Saudi-sponsored religious dialogue center because of the latter’s failure to condemn the flogging of a Saudi human rights activist and blogger.

Posted in: Austria, Islam in Europe
Austria: Civil Law vs. Sharia Law
By October 21, 2014 Read More →

Austria: Civil Law vs. Sharia Law

The Austrian government has unveiled a sweeping overhaul of the country’s century-old “Islam Law” that governs the legal status of Austria’s Muslim community.

Posted in: Austria, Islam in Europe
Austria: Springboard for Global Jihad
By August 26, 2014 Read More →

Austria: Springboard for Global Jihad

Austria figures prominently in a map produced by the Islamic State that outlines the group’s five-year plan for expanding its caliphate into Europe.

Posted in: Austria, Islam in Europe
A Month of Islam in Europe: June 2014
By July 29, 2014 Read More →

A Month of Islam in Europe: June 2014

A review of some of the main stories involving the rise of Islam in Europe during June 2014.

Posted in: Islam in Europe
European Elections: “No to Europe, Yes to Europe”
By May 30, 2014 Read More →

European Elections: “No to Europe, Yes to Europe”

Euro-skeptics face a daunting set of long-term challenges to stop the seemingly relentless march toward European federalism. In the near term, however, the impact of their electoral victories will be felt the most at the local and national levels.