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Michael Adebolajo

Understanding and Treating the Cancer of Islamic Extremism

Ribal Al-Assad | Posted 03.08.2014 | World
Ribal Al-Assad

Since the dawn of time, the world has witnessed conflict, and since the onset of organized religion, it has played host to sectarian violence. But why is Islamism currently growing so fast, and so widely? The reasons are political and economic.

Lee Rigby Murderers Convicted

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 02.18.2014 | World

LONDON (AP) — A jury has convicted two British men who considered themselves "soldiers of Allah" of murdering a serviceman who was run down with a c...

Prosecutor Outlines Chilling Murder Of UK Soldier

AP | SYLVIA HUI | Posted 01.29.2014 | World

LONDON (AP) — A prosecutor outlined the chilling near-decapitation of an unarmed British soldier on a London street, as two men went on trial Friday...

Let's Send Tony Blair and Michael Adebolajo to Debate Extremism on Mars

Jonathan Schwarz | Posted 08.05.2013 | Politics
Jonathan Schwarz

After Michael Adebolajo allegedly decapitated Lee Rigby on May 22nd, he stood on the streets of Woolwich and told the Western worl...

London Stabbing Defendant: 'I'm A Soldier'

AP | Posted 08.05.2013 | World

LONDON — One of the men accused of killing a British serviceman in broad daylight called himself a soldier during a rambling court appearance We...

Second UK Soldier Murder Suspect Appears In Court

Reuters | Posted 08.03.2013 | World

By Peter Griffiths LONDON, June 3 (Reuters) - A man charged with murdering a British soldier on a busy London street appeared in court...

Second Man Charged In Brutal London Murder

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 06.02.2013 | World

LONDON -- British police charged a second suspect Saturday with the murder of a soldier who was hacked to death in a London street, as right-wing and ...

London Attack Suspect Released From Hospital

AP | Posted 07.31.2013 | World

LONDON — The second of two suspects in the vicious slaying of a British soldier was discharged from a hospital Friday and taken to a London poli...

Media's Focus on Ancestry of London Attackers Unwarranted

Ademola Adewale-Sadik | Posted 05.30.2013 | World
Ademola Adewale-Sadik

If these two British converts to radical Islam had the non-English surnames of Rooney and Gerrard instead of Adebolajo and Adebowale, would the media hastily inform readers that the men's grandparents had emigrated to Liverpool from Limerick?

UK Soldier Slaying Suspect Released From Hospital Into Custody

AP | CASSANDRA VINOGRAD and TOM ODULA | Posted 07.28.2013 | World

LONDON — One of two suspects shot by police following the slaying of a British soldier in London last week has been released from the hospital a...

Kenya: UK Soldier Killing Suspect Arrested In 2010

AP | TOM ODULA and SYLVIA HUI | Posted 07.26.2013 | World

NAIROBI, Kenya — A suspect in last week's savage killing of a British soldier on a London street was arrested in Kenya in 2010 while apparently ...

3 More Arrested In Brutal London Killing

AP | SYLVIA HUI | Posted 07.25.2013 | World

LONDON — Police, politicians and activists in Britain are warning of rising anti-Muslim sentiment following the slaughter of an off-duty British...

Friend Of London Attack Suspect Arrested After BBC Interview

AP | SYLVIA HUI | Posted 07.25.2013 | World

LONDON -- Counterterrorism police on Saturday questioned a friend of alleged Islamic extremist Michael Adebolajo, one of two suspects in a savage kill...

Terrorism... Again: Old Threats, Alternative Solutions

Edit Schlaffer | Posted 07.24.2013 | World
Edit Schlaffer

Western anti-Muslim sentiment needs to be balanced by Muslims voicing their determination to confront the Islamist threat and expose the abuses of Islam by a small minority of extremists.

LOOK: The Radical Preachers Who Inspired The London Attacker

AP | Posted 05.24.2013 | World

LONDON -- The slaying of a British soldier in southeast London cast a spotlight on radical preachers that influenced Michael Adebolajo, the attacker s...

Alleged London Attacker British Citizen Of Nigerian Origin

Reuters | Posted 07.23.2013 | World

By Guy Faulconbridge and Michael Holden LONDON, May 23 (Reuters) - British authorities have established that one and possibly both of ...