A Disgraceful Evening at Cooper Union


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Tariq Ramadan “contextualizes” the Palestinian and Muslim Brotherhood’s yearning for a Mideast Holocaust.

A Disgraceful Evening at Cooper Union


On Sunday, C-Span ran the Cooper Union panel with Tariq Ramadan, grandson of the founder of the Muslim Brotherhood and — until recently — banned from America for funding terrorists and working with their networks. On the platform were Slate’s Jacob Weisberg, the moderator, and George Packer (who provided the only illuminating moment in the [...]

The Naomi Wolf Award Goes to … Joan Scott, Misogynist


Joan Wallach Scott is an influential Princeton University historian whose poisonous brand of academic feminism sanctions Islamic misogyny in the name of cultural relativism. Her 2006 polemic, The Politics of the Veil, was an intellectually lazy attempt to shut down opponents of public veiling in France with broad accusations of racism, imperialism, and paranoia.
Salon’s Tracy [...]