Starting Wednesday, October 23, Americans for Peace and Tolerance will begin to run ads in Massachusetts area newspapers calling on Newton Public Schools to remove hateful education materials from their curricula. The ads urge taxpayers to contact Newton School Committee Chair Matt Hills and Mayor Setti Warren and express their concerns. The ads will run in the Boston Globe Boston Herald, the Newton Tab, the Jewish Advocate, and the Boston Metro. For more info on what students are learning in Newton Public Schools, go to www.opennewtonschools.org.
Extremist Islamic ideology calls for violent Jihad as the method for overthrowing Western secular governments and replacing them with a global Islamic theocracy ruled by Islamic Sharia law. Non-Muslims are viewed as inferior and non-Muslim societies as ignorant institutions that must be destroyed. The most radical Islamists believe that they are obligated to fight Jihad as individuals and that terrorism is a legitimate and ideal tactic for this Jihad.Read More