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The angrier you get, the funnier you sound.

”Stubborn people are like reproaches; we have the right to laugh at them.” Victor Hugo

There is nothing as amusing as a toothless telling off, like when someone insists on you being tolerant – and if you aren’t, decries your intolerance intolerantly. 434 more words


Terror in Paris VI – The Trouble with Islamophobia


Toward the end of the last volume of Remembrance of Things Past – and when you get that far, it is a moment to savour – a phrase caught my eye. 4,209 more words


Hebdo Headaches

48 days have passed since two extremists attacked the office of satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris and murdered twelve individuals, including Hebdo staff and one French police officer. 1,382 more words

American Muslim

Remember 9/11, they say.
I was 6 years old.
I was told that I was a threat to my country.
I was told that my small family must have supported acts of terrorism. 459 more words


Thaddeus Murphy Arrested For January Colorado Springs NAACP Bombing

DTT: Complete silence of the media. A terrorist that isn’t Muslim! Of course the media won’t call him a terrorist…


According to Channel 9 News… 215 more words


Hate Crimes & Religion

A few days ago, Nathan Lean, the author of The Islamaphobia Industry: How the Right Manufactures Fear of Muslims, and Research Director at Georgetown University’s Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding had a piece published by  1,545 more words


Islamaphobia: Recycled Racism

“I wanted to be a cowboy, but I did that and felt I needed something more.” The “more” is referring to a life as a soldier, the line is taken from the Clint Eastwood-directed ‘American Sniper’. 1,207 more words