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 (ĭs-lä′mə-făsh′ĭz′əm, ĭz-)
The political ideology of militant Islamists viewed as an agency of oppression or hostility toward democracy.

Is·la′mo·fas′cist n.
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(Islam) an ideology promoted by some Islamists, the aims of which are to establish Islamic orthodoxy and to resist western secularism
ˌIslamoˈfascist adj, n
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The party representative also stands for the kind of populist rightist demagogue that deploys inflammatory rhetoric but disavows the material effects that arise from cultivating a toxic political environment, a clear echo of the post-Breivik dissembling of the anti-jihadi commentariat; the "values" they aspire to preserve are articulated in opposition to a familiar litany of "Islamofascist" tropes: "Schoolgirls killed for going to school, mobs dancing on embassy roofs, burning books, what do you think would happen to you if you lived in Arabialand, Claire?
He said Mr Aamer was "allegedly" working for a charity company in an area controlled by an "extremist Islamofascist state" when he was captured.
The sickness is Islamofascist cancer, which has been allowed to metastasize in the banlieues, prisons, mosques, associations, schools and even universities.
Unlike the UK's Conservatives, Turkey's AKP has become an Islamofascist party over the last five years, narrowing rights and liberties, and intervening in private life.
MULLAH MOOLAH: Clinton's Islamofascist sympathies were secured with a bribe from Iran.
-- Steve Emerson, a notorious anti-Islamic bigot, well-known for using unscrupulous tactics to accuse innocent Muslims of terrorism and instill "Islamofascist" fear over the public airwaves.
And for all their hand-wringing about culture, conservatives have not applied themselves to creating art or literature, but have spent their energies glorifying militarism and shivering in fear of leftist and Islamofascist phantoms.
In their zeal to not misrepresent evangelicals, the filmmakers tend to record every discussion in mind-numbing C-SPAN-like detail and, more problematically, sometimes unintentionally wind up enabling an evangelical agenda; a shot of men praying in a mosque inadvertently reads as an example of "Islamofascist" behavior.
It is a super-charged ride devoid of highly subtle nuance but, in many ways, Baer offers a much-needed polemic to unblock the blinkered perceptions of US policy-makers about Iran as an 'Islamofascist' state and part of Bush's absurd 'axis of evil' and to force Americans to appreciate that 'controlling the world's energy bloodstream is the way' for Iran to become 'the world's first hydrocarbon empire'.
Many of them have earned the sobriquet "Islamofascist."
Dorin (medical director, SHARP Grossmont Plaza Surgery Center) "will spare nothing in bringing to the forefront very real and grave dangers the United States--and Western, developed countries in general--face at the hands of Islamofascist terrorists (or killers of any other ilk, domestic or foreign)" bent on attacking the health care system.