One of the great functions of free speech, is to allow for the easy dismantling of bad ideas.
As the Grand Mufti is the defending the very, very bad idea of Islam, should we be surprised he wants to restrict free speech? 383 more words
While most Americans are force fed propaganda and misinformation about virtually every country outside their own borders (including the country in which they live) Syria has been a particular target of the corporate press. 1,151 more words
Syria’s Grand Mufti Sheikh Ahmad Badreddin Hassoun says Damascus has been repeatedly offered a deal according to which the militants would cease their hostilities against the government if it made concessions to Israel. 419 more words
By Abdul-Latif Halimi
Saudi Arabia’s Grand Mufti says chess is Haram (impermissible).
Okay, no problem.
Do you know what else is Haram?
Six of the seven worst countries for child mortality (deaths at birth) are Muslim. 308 more words
So Saudi Arabia’s Grand Mufti Sheikh Abdulaziz al-Sheikh has just issued a Fatwa, ruling, that Chess is Forbidden in Islam !!!
And I wonder Why?? … 468 more words