The artist, Bosch Fawstin, who is an ex-Musim himself, says “Were it not for my Mohammad cartoons, some Muslims believe that they would be peaceful, and they act as if my ‘terrorism’ (yes, they call my Mohammad cartoons ‘terrorism’) must be responded to in kind, with terrorism, even though they’re ‘peaceful.’”
NOTE: I have included some of my favorite Bosch Fawstin ‘Mohammad’ and ‘anti-Islam’ cartoons for your viewing pleasure.
Frontpage If you want to maintain your illusions that “Islam means peace” and that “99.9% of Muslims are peace-loving”, then my book, Peaceful Death Threats, is not for you, as you’re either a Muslim or you might as well make it official and become one. If you can’t imagine threatening to murder cartoonists over cartoons, then my book is for you.
Islam wasn’t “hijacked” by jihadists, peace was hijacked by Muslims. In my acceptance speech after I won the Mohammad cartoon contest, I asked the audience, “Why do you think we have this kind of security?”, and as the audience started to applaud, and even laugh, as they had a good idea where I was going with it, I said that it was because Islam did not mean peace. The Only reason any of us are talking about Islam is because it doesn’t mean peace. Islam hasn’t given us any reason to talk about it outside of our concern over it.
When a lone evil scumbag goes on a shooting spree in America, the “national conversation” is that it has something to do with America, that it says something about us, and that we all have to answer for it in some way. Only self-loathing leftists would define America by a small minority of evil scumbags. Yet when daily atrocities are committed by Muslims across the world, the “national conversation” crowd tells us that it “has nothing to do with Islam”, while also saying that we had it coming.
They live for a chance to condemn America for things it’s not responsible for, and to exonerate Islam for things it is responsible for. These “national conversationalists” don’t want a conversation about Islam, about jihad, or about the truth. And the “national conversation” that needs to take place is about Islam and its calls for violence against non-Muslims. As for “nice Muslims”, especially those in the West, they embody Western values that they fancifully attribute to Islam, and it’s left to “mean” people like me to have to point that fact out.
The reason why many of us choose to define Islam by the behavior of its least devout Muslims is because devout Muslims who model themselves after their warlord prophet, Mohammad, are monsters. “But what about Muslims who support Israel and condemn jihad?” It’s not Islam that leads some Muslims to support Israel and condemn jihad.
I give credit to these individual Muslims and their embrace of Western values, even though they themselves usually deny it, and falsely credit Islam. We need to stop pretending that the anti-Islam positions of some Muslims somehow derive from Islam. They don’t, no matter what these Muslims tell us, or what we tell ourselves.
Like the so-called “Imam of peace”, he represents the West in his criticisms of Islam, and he’s naturally rejected and condemned by most Muslims, and embraced by the West. The best Muslims are the least Islamic, and the most Western.
But of course, in this increasingly truthless world we’re living in, merely pointing that fact out makes mea monster.
In the summer and fall of 2018, I got a wave of death threats from Muslims the likes of which I’ve never experienced, and my life has not been the same. Thousands of Muslims from across the world, with many from Pakistan, threatened to murder me after I was announced as the judge for a Mohammad cartoon contest that Geert Wilders announced in the summer of 2018 (and which ended up being canceled).
Many of the threats were monotonous and I couldn’t keep up with all of them, as they came from all corners of the internet, from social media, email, YouTube, my blog, and I even got audio death threats in Facebook messenger. So the “peaceful” death threats in my book are the “best” 400 of them.
I’ve been called a “dangerous” cartoonist, and Peaceful Death Threats has the potential to be my most “dangerous” book yet, as it will make it more difficult for some among us to maintain their illusions about Islam and its “peaceful” followers. My “co-writers” in this book are average, everyday Muslims who think it’s normal to threaten to rape and murder a cartoonist over Mohammad cartoons. They are not to be “understood”, but condemned.
This book is a good document to show that Islamic culture, at large, is a problem, and that Muslims at large want cartoonists who draw Mohammad to be murdered, by their hand, or by the hands of their more devout co-religionists. All of the thousands of Muslims who wrote me death threats want me dead, and those who didn’t write me would likely celebrate if I were murdered, or at “best”, would “understand” why I had to die. “Not all Muslims”?
Not One Muslim wrote me to say, “I may not like what you do, and I may even hate it, but you have the right to draw whatever you want, and you shouldn’t be threatened or killed over it.”
Bosch Fawstin is an Eisner Award-nominated cartoonist, and winner of the AFDI Mohammad cartoon contest. He contributes articles and cartoons for Front Page Magazine. He writes and draws the Pro-Western, anti-Islam, anti-Jihad and anti-PC comic book, The Infidel, featuring Pigman. He’s also the author of a number of books, including two volumes of his Mohammad cartoons, and a book collection, Peaceful Death Threats, of the “best” death threats he’s gotten over Mohammad cartoons, which inspired 60 new Mohammad cartoons for the book, and which are published alongside the threats.
NOW Available. If you liked My Mohammad Cartoons Vol. 1, I think you’ll love this one. Inside are 100 of my Mohammad cartoons, 40 of them created exclusively for this volume, with a number of double page spreads. I also have a few new articles, with one on Free Speech that opens the book, another, arguing that Islam is indeed a religion, despite what some need to believe, and my article on the hopeless name game we’re playing, and losing, with Islam. It’s 128 pages, with most of the cartoons in full color, and with some in black and white. It’s square bound, 8 x 10.5. Thank you for your continued support. I also still have print copies of my book, Peaceful Death Threats.
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