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On Islam, a Reading and a Video. They Go Together.

First, an article from Conrad Black.

Then a video from a news feed in Australia.

Then think about the world you are leaving your children and grandchildren.

Politics And Public Policy

ISIS Goes Medieval on Gays

James Kirchick,  The Daily Beast

Here are images that pious Muslims ought to find more “offensive” than those of the Prophet Muhammad. 468 more words

HYPOCRISY WATCH

Shackled Saudi blogger - Raif Badawi - receives first 50 lashes in port city of Jeddah... penalized 50 lashes a week for 50 weeks, plus 10 years in prison...for insulting Islam.

Guardian: A Saudi blogger convicted of insulting Islam was brought after Friday prayers to a public square in the port city of Jeddah and flogged 50 times before hundreds of spectators, a witness to the lashing said. 128 more words

Media

The Myth of Peaceful Religion

Violence may be on the downswing in historical terms, but we’re often reminded that it ain’t gone. The murder of a dozen Parisian newspaper people by Islamic terrorists is only the most recent instance of religious murder. 771 more words

The World

The Perils of Rigorous Skepticism

Like any good eighteenth century Englishman, the poet William Blake (1757-1827) didn’t like the French. It was their rigorous skepticism that often veered into ridicule and mockery – and he thought… 3,364 more words

Free Speech

Coexist

When the oneness of all religions is promoted, what is really being argued for is the none-ness of all religion.

Theology

The Convenient Excuse of Insulting and Defending Islam

A major disease which afflicts the Muslim Ummah at present is the disease of hypersensitivity. We Muslims have an extremely high sensitivity rate and whenever an incident occurs which is perceived to be insulting, we are called upon by the Islamic Priesthood to rise and defend the religion. 982 more words

Muslim Identity