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IMrs Robinsonn the classic film released in 1967 called “The Graduate” the story unfolded of a married woman Mrs Robinson (Anne Bancroft) who seduced a young graduate called Ben Braddock (Dustin Hoffman). Background music was drawn from the prolific Simon and Garfunkel combination and featured the song “Here’s to you Mrs Robinson” as well as perennial favourites such as “Scarborough Fair”. This film actually launched Dustin Hoffman to international fame. However in August 2009 another Mrs Robinson has taken centre stage and received America’s highest civilian honour, the Presidential Medal of Freedom. President Obama presented  the award to Mary Robinson along with 15 other recipients. There is no doubt that Mary Robinson, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights from 1997 to 2002 has an impressive list of credentials to her name, but one has to ask “Does she merit receiving America’s highest civilian award”? As we will see, Mary Robinson exposes contradictory positions on human rights by championing feminist issues and homosexual rights on one hand then praising the human rights benefits of Sharia Law. How can an intelligent and highly educated woman get it so wrong?
 
Career Profile
 
Born Mary Therese Winifred Bourke in Ballina, County Mayo in 1944, she studied law at Trinity College, Dublin and Harvard Law SchooI. In her twenties, she was appointed Reid Professor of Law in the college, considered to be a prestigious appointment made to accomplished lawyers.

Some achievements:
  • First female President of Ireland from 1990 to 1997
  • UN High Commissioner for Human Rights from 1997 to 2002
  • Honorary President of Oxfam International since 2002
  • a founding member and Chair of the Council of Women World LeadersDurban 2001
  • Chancellor of the University of Dublin
  • has been Professor of Practice in International Affairs at Columbia University
  • presided over the 2001 World Conference against Racism in Durban, South Africa
It is interesting that her term of office expired in 2001 but Kofi Annan persuaded her to stay on so she could chair the Durban Conference which degenerated into a Jewish hate-fest. Robinson is decidedly anti American and condemned the invasion of Iraq and has adopted an aggressive pro-Palestinian and anti Israel position.
 
 
Durban Conference 2001
 
Robinson effectively sided with those who believed that silencing Israel and Jewish voices would advance "peace." Hence, she organized the 2001 Durban UN Conference Against Racism, Xenophobia, etc. to reflect the interests and views of Arab states. Colin Powell walked out. The late Tom Lantos blamed Robinson for handing the conference over to the Organization of Islamic States and Iran in particular. He noted that Israelis were not allowed to be delegates at this conference because Iran and other countries objected. Meanwhile, discussion of human rights abuses, religious oppression and other issues in Islamic countries were never raised because Mary never batted an eye.


Mary Robinson on Palestine

 
Mary Robinson endorsed Palestinian propaganda that accusations of using Palestinian ambulances to convey explosives were baseless Israeli lies. In doing so, she chose to place greater trust in the Palestinian statement than in that of the International Committee of the Red Cross, which witnessed the unloading of an explosive "suicide belt" from an ambulance and its controlled detonation.
 
 
Ging with Hamas
John Ging (centre) with his Hamas pals during his Gaza visit in March 2006
 
Of course her Irish compatriot John Ging is also the UN head of UNRWA and shares Robinson’s views on Palestine. John Ging, head of the UN Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) in Gaza, called recently for the establishment of an independent international investigation into alleged war crimes committed by both sides during Operation Cast Lead.

Samantha Powers
Irish connection to Obama
 
Not only does Mary Robinson have links to John Ging of UNRWA but also of course to Samantha Power who is a foreign policy advisor to President Barak Obama. In 2008 Power married Cass Sunstein, a close friend of Barak Obama who is himself a graduate of Harvard Law school. Samantha Power then has this close personal relationship with Obama by virtue of her marriage to Sunstein. It has been suggested that it was Samantha Power who influenced Obama to award her countrywoman Mary Robinson with America’s highest civilian award.


Birds of a Feather
 
Sleaze Along with fellow compatriots John Ging and Samantha Power, all avid Jew haters, Mary  Robinson also cohorts with such luminaries as George Galloway, the Scottish MP from the Respect Party, and Yvonne Ridley who is a passionate supporter of Palestine and a consummate Jew hater. Galloway and Ridley recently joined a motorcade to Gaza from Europe in the support of their Palestine friends.
 
Both the U.S. Senate and the independent Volcker Commission implicated Galloway as an illegal profiteer of the U.N. Oil-for-Food program. Galloway’s Iraq point man for Mariam Appeal was a Jordanian businessman, Fawaz Zureikat, whose name turns up repeatedly in recovered Oil-for-Food documents produced by the former Iraqi State Oil Marketing Organization. British MP George Galloway has just told the fascist regime in Syria that "Foreigners Are Raping Two Beautiful Arab Daughters — Jerusalem and Baghdad." This language is obviously designed to promote peace and the spirit of compromise in the Arabic world.

It was Mr. Galloway who was one of the last Europeans to visit Saddam Hussein while he was still running torture and rape rooms in Iraq, and who carried out the "Mariam Appeal" in Britain to protest the boycott against Saddam.   
 
 
 
 
Mary Robinson on women’s issues and homosexuality
 
Robinson as an independant Irish senator campaigned on a wide range of liberal issues, including the right of women to sit on juries, the then requirement that all women upon marriage resign from the civil service, and the right to the legal availability of contraception. For many years Robinson also worked as legal advisor for the Campaign for homosexual law reform. Homosexuals in Islam


Mary Robinson on Sharia Law
 
As High Commissioner, the former president of Ireland was also a signal booster and key apologist for sharia (Islamic law), and furthered its official recognition and legitimacy in the international arena. Here is a sample of the sharia-cheerleading she engaged in as the world's top international human rights diplomat. From her official statement to a symposium organized by the Organization of the Islamic Conference on March 15, 2002:
“No one can deny that at its core Islam is entirely consonant with the principles of fundamental human rights, including human dignity, tolerance, solidarity and quality. Numerous passages from the Qur'an and sayings of the Prophet Muhammad will testify to this. No one can deny, from a historic perspective, the revolutionary force that is Islam, which bestowed rights upon women and children long before similar recognition was afforded in other civilisations. Custom and tradition have tended to limit these rights, but as more Islamic States ratify the Convention for the Elimination of Discrimination against Women, ways forward for women are being found and women are leading the debate. And no one can deny the acceptance of the universality of human rights by Islamic States”.
So in the fifth year of her tenure as Human Rights Commissioner, this champion of feminism and defender of homosexuals believes that Sharia is tolerant and upholds human dignity! How can she believe that Islam bestowed rights on women and children long before other civilizations?

But Mary Robinson thinks Catholicism treats women as second class citizens with the woman being subservient to the male who can beat her to keep her in her place, which is the home and kitchen.



Mary Robinson on America
 
Love USARobinson accused the Bush administration of “unilateralism” and insisted, in the name of international law, that the UN Security Council must be given the last word on whether an intervention would take place. She even remembered to observe that it was the “gearing-up” for a war in Iraq that had caused the American administration to “[lose] so much of the worldwide support and sympathy which were manifest in the months following … 9/11.” Robinson called the Iraq war “illegimate” and speaks the mantra “Bush lied, people died”.


Conclusion
 
Mary Robinson presents a confused persona being a strong women’s rights advocate, a defender of homosexuals and a human rights campaigner who wants equality for all, but then is totally anti Jewish, anti American and a strong believer in Islam and Sharia Law. In all her years in the UN, did she not take a close look at the human rights abuses and lack of freedoms in the 57 Islamic countries?
 
Robinson surrounded herself with a strange collection of people who were all anti Jewish, anti American and pro Islam, including John Ging, Samantha Power and George Galloway.

And for this she is rewarded with America’s highest civilian award, the Presidential Medal of Freedom. The President presented the medals to the following individuals: Medal
  • Nancy Goodman Brinker
  • Pedro Jose Greer, Jr.
  • Joanne Kemp, accepting award on behalf of her deceased husband, Jack Kemp
  • Kara Kennedy, accepting award on behalf of her father, Senator Edward M. Kennedy
  • Billie Jean King
  • Reverend Joseph Lowery
  • Joe Medicine Crow - High Bird
  • Stuart Milk, accepting award on behalf of his deceased uncle, Harvey Milk
  • Sandra Day O’Connor
  • Sidney Poitier
  • Chita Rivera
  • Mary Robinson
  • Janet Davison Rowley
  • Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu
  • Muhammad Yunus
  • Stephen Hawking
So here we have a Jew hating, muslim-loving, America-despising black President giving America’s highest civilian award to a Jew hating, muslim-loving, America-despising ex UN High Commissioner for human rights.
Last Updated on Monday, 17 August 2009 04:24  

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Lest We Forget the Battle of Tours

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History - Violent Jihad

Australians celebrate and revere Anzac Day on April 25th each year in remembrance of our brave soldiers who fought in two great world wars to secure our freedom. Every Australian identifies with the slogan “lest we forget” and in services held around the country people reflect on the battles and men who died to secure our freedom. Yet across the world in France, there is one remarkable battle which helped form the Europe we know today and allowed the development of civilization based on Judeo Christian principles. This one famous battle has become known as the battle of Tours and effectively stopped the Muslim advance into Europe. After the death of Mohammed in 632AD, Muslim armies exploded out of the Arabian peninsula to conquer much of the Middle East, expanding across north Africa. From there they crossed into Spain in 711AD and eventually controlled much of al-Andalus by 715AD. It was the victory at Tours by Charles Martel that stemmed the tide and eventually the Muslim marauders were expelled from Spain in 1492 when the last outpost at Granada fell to King Ferdinand of Spain. 

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Shivaji’s Coronation Laudatory Landmark

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History - Infidels' Resistance

Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj was born, lived, fought and won battles against religious and social oppression in the 17th century Bharat or India. He was a shining star in the Indian firmament and is renowned as a champion of the downtrodden and depressed masses. He was and continues to be an icon for the classes and masses alike and is seen as a rallying point for peasants oppressed by foreign rulers, Pathans and Moghuls alike. Sexually exploited women found in Shivaji Raje a protector, a benefactor and flocked to his Hindavi Swaraj to find solace and feel liberated under his saffron flag. 

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Ransomer of Captives from the Muslims

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History - Tolerance Myths

Perhaps some readers might be interested to know that January 28 is considered a feast day among Catholics – actually 2 feast days are celebrated on the same day – one is of ST Thomas Aquinas, the great medieval theologian and philosopher who adapted Aristotle to the western Judeo-Christian worldview. . It is also the feast day of a lesser known person – St Peter Nolasco, the great ransomer of captives from the Muslims.

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Islamic Pirates

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History - Violent Jihad

Barbary Corsair
Somalian Islamic Pirates & Lessons from History
 
The dramatic rescue of the American cargo-ship captain Richard Phillips from the hands of Somalian Islamic pirates by the U.S. Navy—killing three pirates, holding him hostage at gun-point, through precision-targeting—warrants a review of the U.S. struggle with piracy and hostage-taking in North Africa, which ended two centuries ago.

Raiding trade-caravans and hostage-taking for extracting ransom in Islam was started by Prophet Muhammad. Having become powerful and secure after his relocation to Medina from Mecca in 622, Muhammad initiated Jihad or holy war in the form of raids of trade-caravans for earning livelihood for his community. In the first successful raid of a Meccan caravan at Nakhla in December 623, his brigands killed one of the attendants, took two of them captive, and acquired the caravan as “sacred” booty. The captives were ransomed to generate further revenue. Muhammad, later on, expanded this mode of Jihad to raiding non-Muslim communities around Arabia—for capturing their homes, properties and livestock, capturing their women and children as slaves often for ransoming and selling, and imposing extortional taxes—which sometimes involved mass-slaughter of the attacked victims.

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The Battle of Broken Hill

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The First Islamic Terrorist Attack on Australian Soil
 
On January 1, 1915 two Broken Hill men, both former camel drivers, armed themselves with rifles, an homemade flag bearing Islamic insignia and a large supply of ammunition and launched a surprise attack on the Picnic Train about 3 kilometres outside Broken Hill.

The train carried about 1200 Broken Hill residents to Silverton where a picnic to celebrate the new year was to take place.

The two Muslim men, Gool Mohamed originally a Pashtun tribesman from Afghanistan and Mullah Abdullah from what is known today as Pakistan, decided to wage jihad against Australian infidels after Australia and the Ottoman Empire officially joined the opposite sides in the WWI.

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Jihad Galore

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History - Tolerance Myths

Jihad Galore and the Toledo Whore

Battle of Higueruela

Alhambra - GazelleHow often in conversation with a Muslim, do they quote Spain as the crowning achievement of Islam, where Muslims, Jews and Christians lived in harmony for about 800 years?

And when you mention the killings and massacres, you are told that the Spanish Inquisition was much worse.
This is a misconception, since the Inquisition in Spain was responsible for only between 4,000 and 5,000 lives. [1]

Yet in 1066AD, in a single day, muslims murdered over 4,000 Jews because Vizier Joseph ibn Naghrela had risen to a position greater than them, and of course, this upset the Muslim sensitivities. [2]

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Arabs Hated The Quran

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History - Stolen Heritage

 
How the Arabs Hated The Quran
 
Old Quran

Wh y are you a Muslim?
Musli ms in general love to hear the above question because it has a simple and readymade answer in their minds besides it gives them the opp or t u nity to propagate their religion and talk proudly about Islam.

 

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Lepanto Anniversary

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History - Imperialism

Decisive Victory for the West

At this time of year, it is timely to remember one of the greatest victories of the west against the Islamic world. On the 7th October in 1571, Don Juan and the Holy League, led by Admiral Doria, defeated the larger Ottoman fleet in the Battle of Lepanto, saving Europe from the Turks and militant Islam. The Holy League was a coalition of different armies - of the Republic of Venice, the Papacy (under Pope Pius V), Spain (including Naples, Sicily and Sardinia), the Republic of Genoa, the Duchy of Savoy, the Knights Hospitaller and some others.

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Muslim Jerusalem

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History - Stolen Heritage

Jerusalem - Coat of ArmsWhy do Muslims insist that Jerusalem is their Holy City?
When Mohamed and his faithful followers moved from Mecca to Medina, they found themselves among three Jewish tribes/clans (BANU-L-NADIR, BANU KAINUKA and BANU KURAIZA)  which settled there some time after their expulsion from their homeland and also living there were  two Arab, pagan tribes.

Mohammed, who at this stage needed more followers, decided to win those tribes over and convert them to his newly invented religion.

Islam was yet not as fully developed as we know it today, and Mohammed was still having his sessions with Allah (the Medina period revelations).

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Killing of Banu Quraiza

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Did Prophet Muhammad order Killing Surrendered Jews of Banu Quraiza and Khaybar?  A historical Analysis

In the post 9/11 era of this modern-world, Islamists around the globe are busy with ‘damage control utopia’ in order to correct the image of religion Islam. We all know that the nucleus of Islam are: Quran, Hadiths (Sunnah) supported by Islamic histories and biographies recorded by various famous Islamic scholars and historians.

What Mecca?

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History - Early History

A great tragedy of the Islamic control of our universities and political correctness plus the fear of extreme violence if anyone dares question the roots and claims of Islam is ...that nobody dares question the roots and claims of Islam!!!  I want to stimulate interest and offer this summary of information on Mecca from (LINK) which discusses some problems with Muslim claims in a comparison of evidence supporting Islam/Christianity. 

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Yahweh or Hubal

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FlagThere is a very strongly entrenched view among majority of Westerners today that the three main monotheistic religions Judaism, Christianity and Islam share one common God and therefore despite the obvious differences, the core foundation of these three religions is the same. 

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