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FEAR is a Tyrant Keeping People from Speaking Truth About Islam

by John D. Guandolo Under the Islamic Law of Slander it is a capital crime to say anything about muslims or Islam that muslims would “dislike.” The Islamic Law of Slander has been imposed in the United States to such a degree that the vast majority of our leaders are afraid to speak negatively about […]

Marine Corps Birthday & Veteran’s Day Give Us Time To Be Grateful and Ask Tough Questions

by John D. Guandolo Yesterday, November 10th, was the 244th birthday of the United States Marine Corps. Marines across the globe celebrated in the usual ways by reading General John A. Lejeune’s letter, listening to the current Marine Corps Commandant’s comments, honoring America, singing the Marines’ Hymn, remembering our fallen comrades, and sharing a piece […]

Gulen Movement Paves Way for Islamic Domination in America

Written by John D. Guandolo There are many parts to the Islamic Counter-State inside the United States, each with a role to play in overthrowing the U.S. government and establishing an Islamic State under “Allah’s divine law”/sharia. One key element of the enemy’s effort is the Gulen Movement here in the homeland. The Gulen Movement […]

What Can We Learn from the Hunt For & Killing of Islamic State Leader Al Baghdadi?

Written by John D. Guandolo On Sunday morning, President Trump announced the leader of the Islamic State (formerly ISIS), Abu Bakr al Baghdadi, was killed during a raid by U.S. forces. In the midst of government statements, media reports, and talking heads commenting, UTT offers this perspective on the killing of al Baghdadi and lessons […]

Why Obeying & Enforcing the Law are Critical to Winning the War

Written By John D. Guandolo Understanding the Threat regularly articulates the keys to victory in the war against the Marxist and Islamic Counter-States running roughshod over America today. As a review, these keys are: Speak truth boldly about these threats. Reaffirm America’s Founding Principles. Obey the Law and Ensure Your Police Enforce the Law. As […]

Why Does Hamas Get a Pass in the United States?

Written by John D. Guandolo The designated Foreign Terrorist Organization (FTO) Hamas doing business as the Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR) is hosting an event at the Marriott Resort in Coral Springs, Florida (11775 Heron Bay Blvd) this Saturday October 26th. On October 12th, Hamas/CAIR hosted an event on the campus of Southern Methodist […]

What About Syria? What About a Strategy?

Written by John D. Guandolo As this week ends, much of American news media and many Americans are wondering if the President’s decision to pull U.S. military forces out of Syria makes sense. UTT asks a simpler question… Why leave U.S. military anywhere when there is not an understanding of the enemy nor a comprehensive […]

Remembering the West’s Victory Over Islam at Tours in 732 AD

Written by John D. Guandolo On this day in 732 AD, Frankish forces near Tours in Gaul (France) under the control of Charles “The Hammer” Martel defeated Islamic armies under the command of Abdul Rahman, who was killed in the battle, thus saving Europe, at least temporarily, from Islam’s barbarism. While many battles preceded and […]

Administration Officials Welcome Senior Muslim Brotherhood Leader to White House

In the face of public criticism from the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC), the Anti-Defamation League (ADL), and Hamas doing business as the Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR), the Trump Organization shut down an Act for America event scheduled at the President’s Mar a Lago resort in November featuring Michelle Malkin. If that were […]

The Battle of Lepanto is a Reminder and a Harbinger

Today, October 7th, marks the anniversary of the Battle of Lepanto in 1571, arguably the greatest upset in a naval battle in history, in which the West devastated Islamic forces. In the 16th century, the Islamic Caliphate – the Ottoman Empire – continued it’s incursion and expansion into Western lands, including the Mediterranean, hoping to conquer […]

The Muslim Reform Movement’s Fantasy Islam

Written by Stephanie Ameiss On September 10, 2019, leaders of the Muslim Reform Movement including Mohamed Zuhdi Jasser, Asra Nomani and Shireen Qudosi held an event in Minneapolis Minnesota titled “Honoring Islam by Taking on the Appalling Questions.” This event was sponsored by the University of Minnesota Bulldog Republicans, and hosted by Ayah Abuserrieh, President of […]

Is Saudi Arabia an Ally?

Written by John Bennett As the Islamic State of Iran stands accused of attacking Saudi Arabia oil facilities, Iran warns of “all-out war” if the U.S. or Saudi Arabia attack Tehran in retaliation. Saudi Arabia received help from the U.S. to bomb Yemen position believed to be Iranian-operated launch points for the attack on Saudi […]

UTT Statement on Civil Case Brought by Former Minneapolis Sheriff

Understanding the Threat and its President John Guandolo emerged unbowed and victorious from a two-year long case meant to derail UTT’s efforts to educate the public about Islamic terrorist threats in the community. This outcome will, in no way, derail or deter UTT’s mission. Richard Stanek, the former Sheriff of Hennepin County, Minnesota, brought multiple […]

UTT Trained Patriots Encourage YOU to Get in the Fight

The following article was written by Marni Hockenberg, an activist in the Minneapolis, Minnesota area and a graduate of UTT’s Train the Trainer Program. In his 2016 blog, Understanding the Threat founder and President John Guandolo assessed Minnesota’s Twin Cities are in “enemy held territory.” Minneapolis, the city where I live, is lost and under the […]

Another 9/11 Anniversary Comes & Goes with the U.S. Domestic Jihadi Network Intact & Accelerating

Eighteen years years after September 11, 2001, the United States government has STILL not identified the enemy in the war. Government officials marked the anniversary with words and tough talk, yet the souls of the thousands of dead Americans – some killed here at home and others killed in combat overseas – cry out for […]