Long-time readers of SFW are very familiar with the issue involving Islamic charities funding Jihad.
We’ve listed those that have been designated as terrorist entities in the past and posted numerous news stories over the years on the matter.
The largest Islamic charities in the US were shut down and prosecuted for funding terrorism.
The fact is, Islamic charities fund Jihad through the system of zakat simply because Shariah–Islamic Law–says they must.
It is not unlikely that we’ve just brushed the surface on this activity in the West.
Only recently, for instance, has the British Charity Commission begun to earnestly scrutinize Islamic charities for material support of terrorism.
How widespread might the problem be?
It’s tough to tell, but consider this: there are, according to the list linked below, 298 Islamic charities in Great Britain alone…