Tag: Melanie Phillips


UK’s Largest Pro-Israel Event Scrapped Amid Terror Attack Fears

Terror attack fears have forced organisers of Britain’s largest pro-Israel event to scrap plans for this year’s edition of A Night to Honour Israel. Sponsored by the Christians United for Israel (CUFI) organization, the evening of celebration was scheduled for June 22 at an undisclosed venue in Westminster.

Melanie Phillips (Adelle Nazarian / Breitbart News)

Phillips Warns of ‘Civilizational Battle’ Between Islam and the West

In a lecture on “The Paris Massacres and the Freedom of Speech,” British journalist Melanie Phillips singled out Islam as being the root cause of the violent extremism in the Paris and Copenhagen attacks ,and warned that radical ideologies stemming from the interpretation of the religion’s teachings are a direct threat to western values and the civilization as a whole.