ISIS Learned Its Barbarism From This One Man

When “In Islam’s Own Writings: Muhammad’s Massacres and Sex-slaves” by Larry Houle was first published eight years ago, it was at the top of my reading list. For some reason I was moved to read it again this morning and discovered that it was more relevant today than when it was first published back in 2008. The examples below come from Mr. Houle’s analysis. The quotes from Muslim texts, point to the fact that the founder of Islam, the Prophet Muhammad, set the precedent for committing the acts of barbarism that are being done by ISIS today.

With each passing day we learn about another horror perpetuated by the terrorist group ISIS. How could any human being rape and massacre other humans like ISIS does? It’s almost as if they don’t have souls. While it’s no excuse, the ISIS  \religious zealots turned terrorists are just copying the acts of the Prophet Muhammad. In his lifetime the creator of Islam ordered at least 60 attacks/wars that involved massacres, he participated in about half of them. He massacred, beheaded, tortured, terrorized, raped, and looted all in the name of Allah, just as the terror group does today.

Muhammad, the prophet of Islam and the apostle of Allah, had ordered at least 60 raids and wars often involving massacres and personally participated in 27 of them. Muhammad massacred, beheaded, tortured, terrorized, raped, and looted in the name of God just as ISIS does today. Below are three of his massacres covered by Mr. Houle and a partial listing of his sex-slaves, all come from Muslim holy books or Islamic writings.

  • In the Massacre of Banu Quraiza, Muhammad order the beheading of 600 to 900 adult men (determined by pubic-hair growth) and he himself chopped off a few heads. He enslaved all the women and children of the Jewish tribe. The women were kept as sex-slaves with Muhammad himself taking a beautiful Jewish woman as his own sex-slave and sold the rest of the captives into slavery. He also…
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Jeff Dunetz

Jeff Dunetz

Jeff is a Journalist, Blogger and one of the rare Jewish conservatives in a sea of north east liberal Jews (Thanksgiving dinner is a real pip). Jeff was honored with the 2014 Not For Profit Blogger of the Year award by the National Blogger's Club, is editor/publisher of The Lid (, contributing reporter at and Political Columnist for the newspaper, The Jewish Star.

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