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SALMAN RUSHDIE'S MIDNIGHT'S CHILDREN

To pickle is to give immortality, after all: 

You do not know how very excited I am to be writing this review. Very. Excited.  I have been looking forward to writing this review since forever. 675 more words

RANDOM ACCESS MEMORY (RAM)

Haroun and the Sea of Stories (1)

First Impressions

When I first read Haroun and the Sea of Stories by Salman Rushdie, I was surprised. It was assigned as a summer reading book, so I didn’t expect it to be easy or enjoyable whatsoever… but it really wasn’t that bad. 708 more words

English

Movies An Easy Political Target?

Censorship is not new to India. Clamping down on literature or cinema critical to political ideologies and uncomfortable to obstinate religious fanatics sadly has become an accepted practice. 667 more words

Censorship

Before Orthodoxy: The Satanic Verses in Early Islam

One of the most controversial episodes in the life of the Prophet Muhammad concerns an incident in which he allegedly mistook words suggested by Satan as divine revelation. 220 more words

Publications

Before Orthodoxy: The Satanic Verses in Early Islam

“One of the most controversial episodes in the life of the Prophet Muhammad concerns an incident in which he allegedly mistook words suggested by Satan as divine revelation. 220 more words

Publications

Alfred Guillaume's Life of Muhammad

Since the Koran is incomprehensible without external references and the Hadiths are a massive jumble of often contradictory tales, the Sira (biographies of Mohammed) must be the best available source of information about Mohammed’s character and career. 2,322 more words

Deuteronomy 18, The Quran and Satanic Verses

THE DEUTERONOMY DEDUCTIONS:
Two Short, Sound, Simple Proofs that Muhammad Was a False Prophet

By David Wood

“But the prophet who speaks a word presumptuously in My name which I have…

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