What Islamic zealots and Western religion-haters have in common.
Early in June, Iran denounced European “intolerance” vis-à-vis the burqa. But is this true?
Many Muslims have come to the West in search of freedom and modernity; others have not. Controversy is inevitable. Islamist leaders believe that the West must “tolerate” the practice of gender apartheid as a “religious” right.
Western leaders have condemned the Islamic veil [...]
Jenn Q. Public had a great post this morning exposing the Stalinist commenting policy of pseudo-feminist blog Feministe.
Jenn revealed that at Feministe they do not permit contradictory views in their comments. They do not allow pro-life or pro-enforcement-of-immigration-laws comments. Such opinions are regarded as “misogynist” and “racist” and are thus unacceptable.
This stands in stark contrast [...]
One of the most common issues that I run up against with the NewsRealBlog community is my contention that spirituality is not the exclusive province of people of faith, but that secularists can experience the same feelings as well. On more than one occasion I’ve said that the feelings that I experience when looking at [...]