By DAVID SOLWAY
…It is a stirring piece expressing an unimpeachable sentiment. But the assault on Charlie Hebdo by no means marked a turning point, as she appeared to suggest. 826 more words
Earlier this week Mark Steyn visited Toronto and made a few public appearances to promote his new book The Undocumented Mark Steyn. One of the events took place at a Chapters-Indigo bookstore, where he was interviewed and then sig… 6 more words
The phrase “a picture is worth a thousand words” is quite poignant right now. In the wake of the Charlie Hebdo assassinations the world is engaged in a conversation of how to deal with terrorism some say originate from an extremist interpretation of Islam, and some say is a bastardization of a religion practiced in peace by 1.5 billion people; thugs making an excuse. 417 more words
Is this what religion does? Is this what Islam stands for?
Islam means peace.
ISIS stands for inhumanity, barbarity, cruelty, terror and cowardice.
I hope their god forgives them. 84 more words
Mourad Wahba – photo credit: Almasryalyoum
Mourad Wahba, professor of philosophy at Ain Shams University, said that ‘secularization is the only solution to defeat religious fundamentalisms and terrorism, in Egypt and all over the world’. 27 more words