“Here’s your opportunity, all you so-called peaceful Moslems [Jones’ pronunciation]. … We are accusing the Koran of murder, rape, deception, being responsible for terrorist activities all around the world. … Present to us your defense attorney who is going to defend the Koran. Let us really see. We challenge you: do it. Let us not talk. Let us have some action and proof. … The Koran, if found guilty, can be burned … Or the Koran will be drowned. Or the Koran will be shredded into little bitty pieces … or the Koran will face a firing squad.”— From an undated video on the Dove World Outreach website announcing “International Judge the Koran Day”
Islam an “evil, perverted, stupid religion.”
“Our President Elect is one of the greatest mistakes that America has ever made.”
“If you want to be technical, I guess we broke our word. We thought twice about it.”—-Rev. Terry Jones, agreeing with criticism that he had promised last September not to burn the Quran, but did so anyway last month when he felt that his anti-Islam campaign was not getting enough headlines.
“The executive director of Planned Parenthood in Illinois said they want to become the LensCrafter of big abortion in Illinois,” at a speech in front of social conservatives last April.
“Private personal information that was given to the Census Bureau in the 1940s was used against Americans to round them up, in a violation of their constitutional rights, and put the Japanese in internment camps,” during an interview with Fox News in June, 2009.
“I don’t know how much God has to do to get the attention of the politicians. We’ve had an earthquake; we’ve had a hurricane. He said, ‘Are you going to start listening to me here?’ Listen to the American people because the American people are roaring right now. They know government is on a morbid obesity diet and we’ve got to rein in the spending.” –Rep. Michele Bachmann, suggesting at a presidential campaign event in Florida that the 2011 East Coast earthquake and hurricane was a message from God (Aug. 2011)
“I wish the American media would take a great look at the views of the people in Congress and find out: Are they pro-America or anti-America?” -Rep. Michelle Bachmann, calling for a new McCarthyism, Oct. 2008
“I find it interesting that it was back in the 1970s that the swine flu broke out under another, then under another Democrat president, Jimmy Carter. I’m not blaming this on President Obama, I just think it’s an interesting coincidence.” -Rep. Michele Bachmann, on the 1976 Swine Flu outbreak that happened when Gerald Ford, a Republican, was president, April 28, 2009
“This really is the number one issue for our country right now, how are we going to deal with this threat of radical Islam.”—Senator Michele Bachmann, Northern Alliance Radio Network, September 9, 2006.
“Don’t misunderstand. I am not here bashing people who are homosexuals, who are lesbians, who are bisexual, who are transgender. We need to have profound compassion for people who are dealing with the very real issue of sexual dysfunction in their life and sexual identity disorders.” — Senator Michele Bachmann, speaking at EdWatch National Education Conference, November 6, 2004.
You know, I hate to tell you, Alan, but that is absolute falsehood, not on your part, but on the part of those who signed it. All you have to do is read the writings of Mohammed in the Koran. He urges people to attack the infidels. He urges his followers to kill Christians and Jews. He talks about eradicating all of the Jews. This man was an absolute wild-eyed fanatic. He was a robber and a brigand. And to say that these terrorists distort Islam, they’re carrying out Islam. (Hannity and ColmesSeptember 18, 2002 Wednesday)
Robertson stated that people who have too much plastic surgery “got the eyes like they’re Oriental” and stretched his eyelids in a manner stereotypical of Asians.(February 7, 2007 edition of The 700 Club)
“You say you’re supposed to be nice to the Episcopalians and the Presbyterians and the Methodists and this, that, and the other thing. Nonsense. I don’t have to be nice to the spirit of the Antichrist.” (January 14, 1991, on The 700 Club)
“America is at war with theocratic Muslim despots who seek the imposition of sharia and don’t believe in the equality of all befor the law, blind to faith. They detest the association of religious freedom with liberty” (New York Post, Dec. 29,2010)
Believes America is infiltrated by radical Muslims
Believes Muslim American organizations to be fronts for Islamist groups
Attacked and accused Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) of being allied to Islamists because he was the keynote speaker at a CAIR (Council on American and Islamic Relations)
Believes President Obama panders to Islamists
“Dangerously and incorrectly labels mainstream Muslim American organizations as subversive, disloyal proponents of a radical-Islam takeover. He claims their “patriotism is involves taking the American flag and adding a little crescent—and, of course turning American into an Islamic state” (Fear Inc., P. 56)
In 2010, Frank Gaffney went to Tennesse and said: “I’m here to warn this community of the seditious acts of Sharia Law.In a local Tennesee court, Gaffney testified regarding the Murfessburo mosque: “I have not determined this is happening here, but that it is present in mosques like this.”
“I don’t hold myself out as an expert on Sharia Law…but I have talked a lot about that as a threat” (Christian Grantham, “Murfressburo mosque opponents appear in Chancery court”)
In December 2010, Gaffney said on Fox News’ the O’Reilly Factor that the Park51 community center is a “mosque that is used to promote a seditious program, which is what Sharia is . . . that is not a protected religious practice, that is in fact sedition.”
Norwegian terrorist, Anders Breivik cited Gaffney and the Center for Security Policy seven times in his 1,500 page anti-Islam manifesto
Testified against the construction of the Murfreesburo, TN mosque and testified that 80 percent of mosques in America are finance by allies of the Muslim Brotherhood (which was later debunked by academic experts)
His think tank released a 2010 report called “Shariah: The Threat to America” which reframed Sharia, or Islamic religious law follow by any practicing Muslim, as a “totalitarian ideology” and “legal-political-military doctrine.” (William G. “Jerry” Boykins and others “Sharia: The Threat to America”)
Still believes President Obama is a Muslim
Believes every practicing Muslim practices “taqiyya”, which the Center of Security Policy incorrectly defines as religiously mandated lying (Fear Inc., P. 34)
Believes the conservative movement has been infiltrated by Islamists
Has unhealthy obsession with Suhail Khan, a Muslim American former senior political appointee in the Bush Administration
Accused U.S. Army General David Petraeus of submitting to Sharia law because he strongly condemned the Quran burnings by Pastor Terry Jones
Missile Defense Agency spokesman Rick Lehne told Washington Post in response: “This was the logo that was developed three years ago for our recruiting materials and our public web site. It did not replaceour official MDA logo, and of course it has no ties to any political campaign. It was done one year before the 2008 elections. So the whole thing is pretty ridiculous
“The difference, my friends, between Israel and the Arabic world is quite simply the difference between civilization and barbarism. It’s the difference between good and evil and this is what we’re witnessing in the Arab and Islamic world. I am angry. They have no soul! They are dead set on killing and destruction.”
— From a speech delivered to the Rev. John Hagee’s Christians United for Israel Convention, July 2007
“Tens of thousands of Islamic militants now reside in America, operating in sleeper cells, attending our colleges and universities, even infiltrating our government. They are here — today. Many have been here for years. Waiting. Preparing.”
— ACT! for America website, undated
Author of Because They Hate: A Survivor of Islamic Terror Warns America (2006) and They Must Be Stopped: Why We Must Defeat Radical Islam and How We Can Do It (2008)
Co-producer and co-host of weekly ACT! for America television show
Claims to have lived for seven years in a bomb shelter during the Lebanese wars, surviving on stale water and grass
Blames her staying in shelter for seven years on Islamic radicals (Fighting in Lebanon between 1975 and 1982 was between Arab leftists and nationalist, and groups like Al Qaida and Hezbollah had not yet been formed. Hezbollah was founded in 1982, and Al Qaida in 1988) (Islam: Silencing the Critics, Zia. U. Sheikh)