Tahrif, or Tahreef, is the Arabic word for "corruption." The term is used to reference a conspiracy theory dating back to the 9th century CE, which claims that Christians and Jews made changes to their religious texts in order to distort the originally revealed revelations of God and allow for the putrification of society.
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On January 15, 2022, a gunman entered Congregation Beth Israel in Colleyville, Texas, during services, taking three congregants and a rabbi as hostages. The standoff ended more than ten hours later with all hostages released, unharmed, and... Read more
Wolves of Manhattan
"Wolves of Manhattan" is an online magazine produced by Jaysh Al-Malahim Al-Electroni, a pro-Al Qaeda online extremist group. The magazine focuses on encouraging inspired attacks in the West, especially against America. The magazine has also offered bounties... Read more