Tag Archives: Ohio

North America Tracker 20.12.12

PR Newswire: “The Cleveland office of the Council on American-Islamic Relations’ Ohio chapter (CAIR-Cleveland) today released a video highlighting anti-Muslim hate preached at a recent Tea Party event at a school in that state, which included claims that American Muslims ‘will kill your children’ and that ‘we are in war with Islam.’” Reuters: “Four California men accused [...]

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North America Tracker 14.12.12

New York Times: “Internet users who type ThirdReich.com into an address bar land in what may be the last place they would expect to: the Web site for the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. The museum, which is near the National Mall in Washington secured the domain name not just to foil people who may [...]

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US Tracker 21.11.12

Mother Jones: Tea Party standard-bearer Congressman Allen West has finally conceded in his race against Democrat Patrick Murphy. The Florida congressman, representing portions of South Florida, refused to admit defeat for nearly two weeks after the Nov. 6th election. A judge rejected West’s requests for a full recount in St. Lucie County, and as his [...]

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US Tracker 09.10.12

Salon: John Freshwater was fired from his job as a science teacher in an Ohio school for numerous offences: teaching creationism, pushing a hardline Christian view against homosexuality, and using a Tesla coil to burn the image of a cross onto students. Freshwater has appealed the case to the Ohio Supreme Court. Huffington Post: Charlie [...]

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US Tracker 08.10.12

Sacramento Bee: “Hate crimes charges were filed in U.S. District Court in Toledo, Ohio, against Randolph Linn, 52, of St. Joe, Ind., for the September 30 arson attack on of the Islamic Center of Greater Toledo. Linn was charged with intentionally defacing, damaging and destroying religious real property because of the religious character of that [...]

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US Tracker 05.10.12

BREAKING: Haaretz: An American tourist opened fire at a hotel in Eilat, Israel, killing at least two. “Army Radio reported that the shooter was working in Eilat within the framework of  a program for American youth in Israel, and was recently fired from his job.” Hatewatch: Dr. Mahjabeen Islam, president of Ohio’s Islamic Center of [...]

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US Tracker 04.10.12

San Francisco Chronicle: US Senate Candidate Todd Akin “equated abortion providers to terrorists and suggested that it was ‘common practice’ for them to be ‘giving abortions to women who are not actually pregnant.’ On Wednesday, Akin’s critics sought to link the remarks to his ‘legitimate rape’ comment, which he made while explaining his opposition to abortion.” [...]

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US Tracker 21.09.12

CNN: “A California judge denied Thursday a request from an actress who, claiming she was a victim of fraud who’d been caused irreversible harm, wanted an inflammatory anti-Islam video in which she had appeared to be removed from YouTube’s website.” Salon: The chairman of the Alabama GOP revealed himself to a rare sort of birther, [...]

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US Tracker 13.09.12

Washington Post: The director of the controversial Islamophobic film world that sparked protests around the Arab world and led to the deaths of four US diplomats in Libya, including Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens, has gone into hiding. Doubts were raised about the true identity of director Sam Bacile, allegedly a real estate developer. LA Times: [...]

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