Obama Administration Lifts Ban on Muslim Brotherhood Leader

The Obama Administration lifted the ban on Muslim Brotherhood leader Tariq Ramadan earlier this week.
Israel National News reported, via Free Republic:

The Barack Obama administration has decided to lift a ban preventing Muslim Scholar Professor Tariq Ramadan from entering the United States. Ramadan, an Egyptian currently living in Switzerland, is a leading member of Europe’s Muslim Brotherhood branch and the grandson of the movement’s founder Hassan al-Banna. The Muslim Brotherhood is the parent organization for Hamas and some of the groups that recently merged into al-Qaeda, including Ayman al Zawahiri’s Egyptian Islamic Jihad.

Ramadan was invited to teach at the University of Notre Dame in 2004 but the George W. Bush administration revoked his visa, citing a statute that applies to those who have “endorsed or espoused” terrorism. The administration later dropped the terror endorsement claim and linked the ban to $1,336 in donations Ramadan made between 1998 and 2002 to a Swiss charity that was later blacklisted by the US.

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  • Gringo

    That’s all we need.

  • Mary

    OMG. Life as we know it is in the rearview mirror. My heart is heavy for my child…

  • ohio

    Obama is with the terrorists!

  • To Obama, he’s not a terrorist.

    He’s simply a misunderstander.

    — — — — — — —

    Crossroads In Turkey.
    6 April 2009
    An address to The Parliament Of Turkey by Barack Hussein Obama.

    Full video (25 min.) http://www.whitehouse.gov/blog/2009/04/06/crossroads-turkey

    Full transcript http://www.whitehouse.gov/the_press_office/Remarks-By-President-Obama-To-The-Turkish-Parliament

    “We seek broader engagement based on mutual interest and mutual respect. We will listen carefully, we will bridge misunderstandings, and we will seek common ground. We will be respectful, even when we do not agree. We will convey our deep appreciation for the Islamic faith, which has done so much over the centuries to shape the world — including in my own country.”

    — — — — — —

    See, it’s like this…… I’m not misunderstanding anything. Not a blessed iota of a micron.

    The Muslims want to kill every one of ‘my people’ on the planet. They also want to kill or subjugate every single American and then move on to dealing with the rest of the infidel world.

    I’m both – An American and Jewish.

    No misunderstanding here. Also no quarter and no mercy either.

  • MrGoodWench
  • gastorgrab

    Isn’t Ayman al-Zawahiri a ‘Muslim Brotherhood Leader’?

    Didn’t he also participate in the assassination of Anwar Sadat?
    .

  • American Patriot

    Muslim Brotherhood…..isn’t that the same group fomenting trouble in Egypt right now and Tunisia last week? What could possibly go wrong.

  • J

    NOW can we say he is not for the USA? NOW can we say he has decided to aid and abet the enemy? If not now, when?

  • MrGoodWench

    Isn’t Ayman al-Zawahiri a ‘Muslim Brotherhood Leader’?

    Didn’t he also participate in the assassination of Anwar Sadat?

    +++
    Sadat was killed because he wanted peace with Israel.
    Just like Mobarek

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  • Callipygian1

    Obama is a Christian; he was born in America.
    Obama is a Christian; he was born in America.
    Obama is a Christian; he was born in America.
    Obama is a Christian; he was born in America.
    Obama is a Christian; he was born in America.
    Obama is a Christian; he was born in America.
    Obama is a Christian; he was born in America.
    Obama is a Christian; he was born in America.

    Ha-ha, I’m kidding.

  • ar05075

    We are definitely getting to know obowma’s real friends. And we now defintely know which way his wind is blowing.

  • Let’s see now. Van Jones: communist, Bill Ayers & Dorn: homegrown terrorist, Dunn: loves Mao (and others do too). Let’s not forget Valerie Jarret, who said “we have been watching Van Jones for some time.”

    And we are surprised by this development?

  • bg

    ++

    The Problem of the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood

    [Any examination of the Brotherhood’s rhetoric and
    political platforms shows U.S. outreach to be premature.

    The logic behind such reasoning rests on the supposition that, in a region where political Islam enjoys widespread appeal, so-called moderate Islamist movements are better suited to effect political change than their secular rivals. Given these organizations’ large constituencies, it has become fashionable for engagement advocates to contend that representative governments can emerge in the Arab world only if groups like the Brotherhood are integrated into the political process. In a country with strong Islamic currents like Egypt, such a policy would appear not only sensible but inevitable. Yet while the movement, established by Hassan al-Banna in 1928, constitutes the most organized and well-funded opposition in the country today–the byproduct of both its charitable services and da’wa (literally “call to God,” or preaching) network that operate outside state control–any examination of its rhetoric and political platforms shows U.S. outreach to be premature. Despite its professed commitment to pluralism and the rule of law, the Brotherhood continues to engage in dangerous doublespeak when it comes to the most fundamental issues of democracy.]

    Hold Hearings on Muslim Radicalization

    [But Zuhdi Jasser, president of the American Islamic Forum for Democracy, writes in the New York Post that critics of the hearings like MPAC, the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), and the Islamic Society of North America (ISNA) are attempting “to deny and obfuscate the connection between ‘political Islam’ or Islamism, and terror.”

    Political correctness dominates public discussion of incidents involving Islamists, Jasser writes. One example was the Pentagon report on Nidal Hasan, currently charged in last year’s Fort Hood massacre.

    “The report was intended to convey to military commanders whatever lessons were learned from the incident, so as to prevent similar attacks in the future,” Jasser writes. “Yet it never mentioned the word Islam or Muslim. Nowhere to be found was any dissection of Hasan’s slide into militant Islamism or of his relationship with his homegrown jihadist mentor, Imam Anwar Al-Awlaki.”

    Major American Muslim groups like CAIR, ISNA and MPAC were built on the ideology of political Islam. But “knowing where most American Muslims fall in the spectrum of Islamism-vs.- liberalism, as King hopes to find out in his hearings, would be a key step toward counterradicalization,” Jasser writes.

    Congressional hearings are just one step in crafting a strategy against political Islam.]

    much more here and here and at links..

    ==

  • bg

    ++

    MrGoodWench #9

    Dr. Ayman al-Zawahiri

    [scroll up/down for more info]

    ==

  • bg

    ++

    bg #15

    re: #6 gastorgrab

    sorry had to search for you..

    ==

  • Chippy

    This guy would be wonderful for our greatly anticipated Ground Zero mosque/education center in NYC.;-)

  • bg

    ++

    Obama Administration Lifts Ban on Muslim Brotherhood Leader

    old news..

    Tariq Ramadan’s American Islamist Victory Tour- 2010

    [AIFD’s core mission is to build the future of Islam
    through the separation of mosque and state.

    This idea runs counter to the global movement of political Islam whose central nervous system is the Muslim Brotherhood (Ikwan al-Muslimeen). AIFD has consistently sought opportunities to engage the domestic and foreign advocates of political Islam in a real war of ideas and expose the supremacism of the ideology of political Islam. AIFD believes that when engaged publicly, most Muslims will choose secular liberal democracies like our Constitutional republic over the “Islamic state.”

    After years of controversy, Tariq Ramadan’s visa ban was lifted by Secretary Hilary Clinton. See this recent report in the Guardian.

    Mr. Ramadan has wasted no time and in just a matter of a few months has scheduled a victory tour from New York to Los Angeles in April 2010. He starts with a “thank you” panel with the ACLU, PEN, and Slate Magazine in New York City on April 8, 2010. While Ramadan has repeatedly denied being a dissimulator, in his corpus of prolific writings he has yet to mount any significant intellectual critique of political Islam, the Muslim Brotherhood or any of its off shoots. Better yet, he has yet to offer any positive support of the concept of the separation of mosque and state-especially in Muslim majority situations.

    Secretary Hillary Clinton absurdly asked that he come and “teach us about
    Islam”. Instead, AIFD asks Americans to teach Mr. Ramadan about liberty.]

    much more & links @ link..

    dang, only posted that article (& a hundred
    others) about a dozen times.. /gah!! sarc/

    ==

  • With Caliph Obama in the WH we will get jihad in the U.S., sure as shooting.

  • bg

    ++

    attention: someone missed the following:

    Published: 01/22/10, 1:30 PM / Last Update: 01/22/10, 1:53 PM

    ==

  • MrGoodWench

    @ bg
    What bugs me is this vermin used to hang out in my neck of the woods, collecting money for jihad
    and now one such Zawahiri’s enabler is with CPAC
    http://www.wnd.com/index.php?fa=PAGE.printable&pageId=252413

  • Redwine

    Yes, gastorgrab, Ayman al-Zawahiri led the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt and was one of the organizers of the assassination of Sadat.

    I suspected that Barry Hussein has covert ties to the Muslim Brotherhood. He is at one with Rashid Khalidi, Ali Abunimah and other Islamist terror supporters. His pals, Ayers, Dohrn, Code Pink’s Jodie Evans, SEIU and others are terror enablers linked to Hamas and organizers/fundraisers of the terror flotillas against Israel (http://biggovernment.com/amarcus/2011/01/28/is-seiu-working-with-hamas-and-farc/).

  • Obama makes clear, yet again, who his allegiance to, and it ain’t us. There oughtta be a rule or something, you know, where you have to swear loyalty to the United States of America if you intend to hold high office here, oh and there should be a rule about having to be a citizen as well.

  • Joanne

    The Usurper in Office is busy lifting a ban on a terrorist? No wonder there is no War on Terror; THERE IS NO WAR ON TERROR.

  • shibumi

    Can you say “Manchurian Candidate?” Yes you can!

  • bg
  • bg

    ++

    MrGoodWench #21

    albeit i’ve posted & commented on just about everything & anything to do with IslaMarxism, here is but a mere sample of how entrenched Islamists are throughout our government, why have we allowed ourselves to be defeated from within?? greed may have something to do with it, and i’m not talking Americans, i’m talking POLITICIANS..

    Obama Administration Stacking the Deck with Islamists

    [Abdul-Malik also makes no bones about discussing how the election of President Obama is a step forward in the project of Islamization and the long term goal of Islamist domination which falls right in lock-step with that of the Muslim Brotherhood as revealed in their manifesto.

    [..]

    “…even under the pressures that you and I know about, the deen of
    Islam is growing because people see even within all of this struggle it is
    better to be a Muslim under these conditions than to be a kaffir under
    any conditions… before Allah closes our eyes for the last time you will
    see Islam move from being the second largest religion in America-that’s
    where we are now- to being the first religion in America.”
    ]

    State Department Website Panders To Radical Islamists

    Inside Our Government, Armed With Our Secrets

    From Influence to Insurrection

    ==

  • Robert

    If nothing else, Obama is surely feeling the urge to bow.

  • write or call your elected representatives to tell them you don’t want this guy anywhere near this country. the hell with what barack and hillary want.

  • Rose

    Setting the stage for Muslim Brotherhood protests in DC a la Egyptian style! Everything is in place,

    “Walk Like An Egyptian” – La Tee Dah!

    Tariq Ramadan, Imam Rauf, Bill Ayers and Bernadine Dohrn, Kate Hudson, “Ground Zero Cordoba House movement”, Odrama Queen Soetoro, son of Kenyan Agitator Barack Hussein Obama Sr., “Free Gaza Flotilla”…

  • Big L

    Ruh-Roh….

  • Carbon Pootprint

    Didn’t the Muslim Brotherhood declare war on the west a few months ago? I mean out in the open, making it official? goggle google google, why yes they did in Oct of 2010 mmmmm mmmmm mmmm So it makes sense what the Odumberthans**t Administration is doing bahahaha

  • Marsh626

    Letting muslim brotherhood operatives into our country is like letting Nazis in during WWII.

    THEY’RE OUR ENEMY

  • It’s cool. Pres. Obama doesn’t see the problem with letting them in, and he doesn’t see any problem with naming a new Undersecretary for Terrorism & Financial Intelligence who thinks Saudi Arabia has been a great partner in the financial war on terrorism. See http://moneyjihad.wordpress.com/2011/01/28/obama-names-fool-to-lead-on-terror-finance-sanctions/

    Obama and his team are quite clear eyed about our enemies, don’t you see?
    //sarc off

  • money gets votes

    What do you expect??? The Muslim Brotherhood”, ADL, CAIR, LAMAR BASHIR (DOJ), Galloway, Miss America Rima Fakih, –Dr. Khalid Abdullah Tariq al-Mansour a/k/a Donald Warden (his benefactor for college).

    Every STATE (57) should PASS a bill NOT allowing NON NATURAL BORN Citizens to run for office or who ARE supporters of those that we are in a WAR. His lawyers are trying to find a loop hole. Can we take another 4 years of them???

  • ilikai

    Just another example of obamanation showing his true muslim colors. He is, and will always be a muslim first, a socialist second and an idiot third.

  • debrobeaudean

    He is Obama’s muslim brother…. Obama is achieving the islamic global caliphate.. He has had sharia written into the new Kenyan constitution with an only 8% muslim population.. He is trying to oust the elected Christian president of the Ivory Coast and now he is aiding the Muslim Brotherhood in conquering the moderate muslim nations around the globe using the Saul Alinsky tools of revolution, as his pal Piven is calling for the same violence here in the USA.. Soon he will tell us laughingly that we already HAVE sharia here…
    Islam is the “religion” of Satan… Do not convert or you will spend eternity with Obama and his fellow satanic minions. Knowing you have a CHOICE, Americans are turning back to God in DROVES.. Thank you Obama for being SO OBVIOUSLY EVIL!

  • debrobeaudean

    If you want to learn how Obama, the OIC and the muslim brotherhood are using the UN to islamize America, read the book ;
    Lethal Engagement
    Barack Hussein Obama,
    the United Nations & Radical Islam
    by Joseph A. Klein

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  • Juanita

    Thanks debrobeaudean, I’ll order that book Joseph A. Klein today.

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  • erheault

    Hey he was elected by the liberal left hope you all enjoy him and his czar appointements that now lead the us into 3rd world status.

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  • Obamaphopic

    Anyone who still has a rational bone in their bodies knows that Obama is an Islamo-commie.

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